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Ba Le French Bakery & Restaurant

5018 N Broadway St, Chicago, IL 60640-3006
+1 773-561-4424
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good29%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“macaroons” (4 reviews)
“bbq pork” (3 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Asian, Vietnamese, French, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
5018 N Broadway St, Chicago, IL 60640-3006
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1 - 10 of 34 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

The banh mi is good: authentic, tasty, and fresh. There are 10+ varieties of banh mi on the menu. What I am sharing here is: DON'T BUY MEAL COMBO (the banh mi + noodle soup at 9.95 plus tax). It's not worth it. All you...More

Thank Cellowu
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

A very good place, the service was a bit slow. I thoroughly enjoyed the macarons that I purchased. Overall this is a great place for a quick snack if you're in the area.

Thank David B
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We were visiting family who live in the neighborhood and they bought take out banh mi sandwiches from here--a beef, a chicken, a vegetarian "beef," vegetarian "chicken," eggplant and tofu. Outstanding crusty French bread and really interesting Asian veggies, including shredded daikon radish. The big...More

Thank pemquid
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

The Best Vietnamese Bangh Mi Sandwiches in Chicago: The Vegetables were Freshly Prepared! French Baget Bread was well baked! Asia on Argyle: Nice Variety of Asian Restaurants and Cuisine: Staff was Courteous: Sandwiches nice for a Economical Budget: Sandwiches average $4.50 a Piece:

Thank Ernest J
Reviewed 24 July 2016

I started a food tour at this restaurant and could've eaten everything in the store. So wish I lived in this neighborhood-- I would visit frequently.

Thank Eileen G
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Nicely surprised to see French pastries side by side with the Vietnamese cuisine. Iced Vietnamese coffee cool and refreshing!

Thank Carole G
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Clean, modern quick service restaurant located on Broadway in Uptown serving very tasty Vietnamese sandwiches and soups. Has a retail section where you can take home the meats that they serve.Very tasty and a fantastic value for the price. Had the BBQ pork and the...More

Thank busy_traveler
Reviewed 24 August 2015

yum. Delicious banh mi and a lot of other delicacies. Some French baked goods, too. And in a beautiful setting. A modern bakery with a few tables. Well worth a visit.

Thank sallyws
Reviewed 5 August 2015

The best banh mi in the city. The french bread is crisp and the filling has just the right mix of ingredients. Very similar to what I ate in Saigon

Thank ncr1jmj
Reviewed 31 May 2015

Love the Vietnamese sandwiches, though they could use a little more protein in them. The barbecued pork is my favorite. I also love the small packaged deserts: tapioca or rice pudding with beans, bananas, or gelatin. I've been coming here since the mid-1990s and their...More

Thank B I
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5018 N Broadway St, Chicago, IL 60640-3006
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-561-4424
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