Vietnam’s iconic sandwich, banh mi, isn’t always made the same way. Learn how to order the perfect banh mi in Vietnam with the help of the Buffalo Tours Guide to banh mi!


There’s a lot of delicious sandwiches out there, but even the juiciest hamburgers and most scrumptious BLTs just can’t trump the Vietnamese banh mi, regularly touted (even by BBC Travel!) as the world’s tastiest sandwich.

But just like those juicy hamburgers, there’s no 1-size-fits-all banh mi sandwich. Need help deciding? Follow along!

guide to banh mi

Found your perfect banh mi? Here’s where to eat it!

Banh Mi Que

No. 9,  Lane 93,  Ho Tung Mau Street, Cau Giay District, Hanoi

Banh Mi Bi

150  Nguyen Trai Street, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City

Banh Mi Thit Xien Nuong

31 Quang Trung, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi 

37 Nguyen Trai, District 1 , Ho Chi Minh City

Banh Mi Thit Heo Quay

Along No Trang Long Street,  Binh Thanh District. Ho Chi Minh City

Banh Mi Trung

Banh Mi Bay Ho at 23 Huynh Khuong Ninh, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City

Banh Mi Nem Khoai

30 Huong Vien, Hai Ba Trung District, Hanoi

Not sure yet?

Head to Banh Mee at 18 Au Trieu, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi to sample all of the styles in one spot!

Discover the culinary might of Vietnam on one of Buffalo Tours Street Food Tours, or read more guides on street food in Vietnam with our Hanoi Street Food Guide series. 

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