Press

AWARDS

50 Best Sandwiches in Chicago: The Hen House
– 2012

Best New Restaurant – 2011

Best New Dessert: Che – 2011
– Chicago Magazine

Critic’s Pick – 2012

Reader’s Choice: Eat Out Awards – 2011

100 Best Things We Ate: Che – 2010
– TimeOut Chicago

Zagat Rated “Excellent”

“Top Vietnamese Restaurant”
Noteworthy Newcomer
– ZAGAT
Diner’s Choice – 2012
– Open Table

Michelin Guide Recommended – 2013, 2012

Best New Hidden Gem – Secret Spots
– CS Magazine MODERN LUXURY

PRESS

Growing Chicago’s Economy One Small Business At A Time
Huffington Post – 2016

Bang Chop Will Be a Thai Sibling to Saigon Sisters
Chicago Magazine – 2015

James VanOsdol: Saigon Sisters Owner Mary Aregoni on Baconfest Chicago
WGN Radio – 2015

Meet The Alumni – Mary Nguyen Aregoni 
Goldman Sachs – 2015

This Restaurateur Went to Market
QSR Magazine – 2015

Saigon Sisters
Today’s Chicago Woman – 2014

The best cheap eats in Chicago
Tasting Table- 2014

Mary Aregoni of Saigon Sisters
Food Travelist – 2014

Comfort Me: Mary Nguyen Aregoni of Saigon Sisters
Newcity Resto – 2014

8 Local Chains We Love in Chicago
ZAGAT – 2014

Hospitals elevate foodservice with improved restaurants
Nation’s Restaurant News – 2014

Best downtown sandwiches
Crain’s Chicago Business – 2013

5 sandwiches you need in your mouth
Thrillist – 2013

Market Gain
Bon appetit – 2013

How Saigon Sisters won over the foodie crowd
Chicago Grid – 2013

Chicago at a Glance
Swiss Air Magazine – 2013

4 hot spots let you bring heat home Hot sauce bottled by Chicago restaurants
Chicago Tribune – 2013
Seasonal Stock-Up
Four weapons for your summer cooking arsenal
Tasting Table – 2013

Our 5 Favorite Food Halls in America
Bon appetit – 2013

Look out, Subway—here comes the banh mi
Chicago Reader – 2013

Pho favorites: Where to find the Vietnamese comfort food all over the city – 2013
– Metromix
A menagerie of global morsels – 2012
– Chicago Tribune

Something You Should Eat: Banh Mi at Saigon Sisters – 2012
– Steve Dolinski

The 50 Best Sandwiches in Chicago – 2012
– Chicago Magazine

20 Sandwiches That Will Change How You Eat Lunch — & Dinner – 2012
– Refinery 29

Pictures: Chicago French Market finds – 2012
– Chicago Tribune

The 11 Best Dishes at Chicago Gourmet – 2012
– Chicago Serious Eats

The State of Asian-American Cooking According to Three Asian-American Chefs (And One White Guy) – 2012
– Bon appetit

Mary Aregoni / Saigon Sisters – 2012
– Chat Chow

VIDEO Chicago Foodies: Saigon Sisters – 2012
– NBC Chicago

Mary Aregoni Talks About Saigon Sisters’ First Year – 2012
– Chicago Eater

Quick Banh Mi – 2011
– Beauty and her Feast

3 Must-Try Sandwiches – 2011
– Zagat

Best Vietnamese Sandwiches in Chicago – 2011
– Chicago Magazine

Gourmet Rambler Talks Pho at Saigon Sisters – 2011
– The Bride Scoop

Saigon Sisters dish on street food – 2011
– WBEZ 91.5

Saigon Sisters, Simply Thalia liven up lunch near the Loop – 2011
– CRAIN’s Chicago Business

Risky business at Saigon Sisters review – 2010
– Chicago Reader

New Vietnamese restaurant creating buzz in Chicago – 2010
– Examiner.com

Saigon Sisters: Making its mark with delicious modern Vietnamese cuisine in Chicago – 2010
– StreetWise: Dine Wise

Octopus Now: Saigon Sisters soothe the crankiest critic of all – 2010
– New City Resto

Ethnic dishes offer big flavors – 2010
– ABC 7 News

Tasty morsels about Chicago’s food scene

Chicago French Market loses some, gains some; Saigon Sisters keep plugging away– 2010
– Chicago SunTimes

Hot New Restaurants – 2010
– Dining Chicago

Sister Act: Vietnamese Sandwiches Under the “L” – 2010
UrbanDaddy

Keeping It In the Family – 2010
Gaper’s Block

$7 gets you into sandwich heaven at Chicago French Market – 2010
Examiner

A Visit to Chicago’s Own French Market – 2010
Chicago Bites

Right on Track – 2009
Tasting Table