First Look at Saigon Social on Orchard Street

Posted on: January 29th, 2020 at 5:02 am by

Saigon Social is inching toward launch on Orchard Street.

Branded vestibule arrived a couple weeks ago, while the dining room appears ready to go with tables and token mural.

The casual style restaurant at 172 Orchard is apparently a few inspections from opening here in the former Mission Cantina. At the mercy of the bureaucracy.

Restaurateur Helen Nguyen is behind Saigon Social, which slings a menu of Vietnamese comfort food. This is the first brick-and-mortar push for the eatery, which, until now, hosted culinary pop-ups at various locations, including Boys Don’t Cry at 22 Orchard.

Nguyen partnered with top Las Vegas chef Khai Vu on the project.

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