Caphe Banh Mi is a Vietnamese Eatery in Old Town Alexandria VA located at 407 Cameron St. This place is always busy. Everyone who is a regular knows the drill. You go to write your name and quantity in the notebook. The restaurant is run like a very fast and very efficient machine so it’s expected you keep up like all party members need to be present when you’re there and no late friends. It’s cozy and well designed.
Caphe Banh Mi is a modern, bright eatery offering authentic Vietnamese specialties, including banh mi sandwiches, pho noodle soup, vermicelli bowls with grilled pork, lemongrass chicken, garlic beef, or sugar cane shrimp plus fresh ginger soda, an assortment of hot teas, and Yogiberry smoothies in raspberry, blueberry, and strawberry.
There’s a handful or so of vegan options all clearly marked. Even though there more non-vegan than vegan options the vegan options are delicious and cover all the basics of what you could want when you go to a Vietnamese restaurant. The restaurant also serves beer and wine. They also have chrysanthemum tea, most fountain drinks and Vietnamese iced coffee and Thai tea.