If you want Vietnamese food but are more in the mood for a banh mi, the ones at Vinason are excellent. You could also do a vermicelli bowl of some pho, but the lemongrass pork sandwich here with a squeeze of sriracha and hoisin is way better than a bowl of soup.
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