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Saigon Noodle House

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6831 Hollister Ave, Goleta, CA 93117-3015
+1 805-968-5116
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10:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 10:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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82 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

The Saigon noodle house has a great selection of Pho and other Asian dishes. The prices are reasonable and the food was good. The ambiance is lacking and the service is a little slow and possible less attentive than they should be, but it's not a bad place to grab a bite. I recommend it for lunch.

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Thank Paris F
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Reviewed 21 November 2016

Love the pho here. Beef broth is very tasty. New menu items on the special board. Love the curry chicken. Bo Luc lac is filet mignon diced stir fry very good.

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Thank Isaiah O
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is THE WORST restaurant that anyone could imagine! The food is not fresh. It is over cooked and inedible. The place is dangerous. They use the cheapest products imagable. The management are completely incompetent.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 February 2015

I ordered the beef ball pho to go and the service was pretty fast. The meat was with the broth in a large bowl. The bean sprouts, basil leaves and jalapenos were fresh in a bag along with a lime and noodles came cooked in a separate box. Also they packed the sauces which I didnt expect but added for... More 

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Thank vtash
Santa Barbara, California
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 December 2014 via mobile

I've been coming here for over 3 years now and I just want to say that this place is awesome because it's the only pho place near UCSB that is decently great. The pho place in Isla Vista is a place I'd never visit again, so that's out of the equation. The pho tastes great, only because there isn't anything... More 

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Thank Andy J
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2014

We go to the noodle house when we are doing errands nearby. The food is okay. I get the tofu pho because the chicken and beef are dry, overcooked --poor quality-- in the other phos. What REALLY bothers me is that the restaurant is dirty, run down. It does not have to be fancy, but it should be clean. The... More 

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Thank Penny1968
Las Vegas, Nevada
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597 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 231 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2014

The biggest mistake in preparing Pho is to serve it warm and not hot. They prepare all the noodles ahead of time, which is not the problem. The noodle get cold pretty fast. If the soap is not hot enough, you get warm Pho, which is terrible. One way to fix it is to put the noodle in the boiling... More 

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Thank Tom Y
Santa Barbara, California
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2013 via mobile

I eat here pretty regularly an usually get the pho and egg roles. I have tried another cold noodle chicken dish and a rice and beef dish which was very good. The egg roles are the best I have ever had. During the work week if you I at lunch the entire place is literally full and many people are... More 

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Thank Tyler N
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42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 June 2012 via mobile

Stopped at Saigon Noodle House for lunch. I ordered well done beef pho and was so glad I did. The broth was tasty and the beef was very good. The fresh jalapeño, basil and bean sprouts made the dish almost complete. A spoonful of hot sauce and Sriaracha was perfect. The price was good. I would recommend this place.

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Thank happywhalewatcher
Santa Barbara, California
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84 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2012

I'm always excited to go to Saigon Noodle House. Generous portions, friendly service, decent prices. A popular place for lots of UCSB students to eat as well.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:00
Monday
10:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6831 Hollister Ave, Goleta, CA 93117-3015
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Goleta
  • Phone Number: +1 805-968-5116

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?