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Vinh Loi Tofu

Vietnamese Restaurant, Vegan and Vegetarian Restaurant, and Noodle Restaurant$$$$
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    Rob S.
    "Best advice is to just walk in and tell Kevin"(13 Tips)
    Alexis P.
    "I always get the House fried rice and the ham spring rolls."(3 Tips)
    Danielle N.
    "Yum, I love the house special soup.. spicy!"(2 Tips)
    Jimmie S.
    "Try a BBQ "duck" sub with easy duck and extra pickled veggies."(3 Tips)
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  • July Q.heart icon on user image
    July QueenMay 12, 2017
    Been here 10+ times
    This place has the best vegan food in town! The soups are insanely good and spicy, if you can handle it. And you can't go wrong if you let the owner pick out your perfect dish or a new special.
  • John L.
    John LeOctober 23, 2014
    Been here 25+ times
    A must visit for the San Fernando Valley. Enjoy some of the best vegan Vietnamese food available and make friends with the owner named Kevin. He's an awesome Ironman triathlete!
  • Katherine M.
    Katherine M.August 26, 2014
    "Mock duck, uncannily fatty and savory in a curry noodle soup, the ham that rounds out his spicy Bahn-Mi sandwiches, the mock abalone for a creamy rice congee. Worth the trek." —5 Every Day
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    LAistJuly 6, 2015
    This Reseda hole-in-the-wall offers a vegan take on traditional Vietnamese cuisine. Try the Kevin Special, with pho noodles, faux duck and chicken meats, broccoli, shiitake mushrooms, and carrots. Read more
  • Ryan K.heart icon on user image
    Ryan KhouryOctober 13, 2019
    It’s a little place, but it’s solid. It’s clean, and the food is delicious. I asked for spicy, and as a fan of spicy was happy it actually came as such. I’d you like seafood, try the house special.
  • Avnit K.heart icon on user image
    Avnit KaurJanuary 24, 2014
    Great hospitality, just go upto the counter and order your food! The paper menu is confusing, best to just order by looking at the food wall of pictures. EVERYTHINGS VEGAN! Made with Non-GMO soybeans!
  • Delenia G.heart icon on user image
    Delenia GarciaSeptember 27, 2015
    I love the ham spring rolls and the Pho!!! I always request different type of noodles to change it up! I am not vegan, but I love the taste of all of their food!
  • Rob S.heart icon on user image
    Rob SitomerMay 7, 2019
    Everything is Great. Best advice is to just walk in and tell Kevin that you are gingery and he will make some special off menu that will truly impress.
  • Val S.heart icon on user image
    Val SmithFebruary 5, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Everything is great! If you don't know what you want, the owner will help you out and order something for you. It's a fantastic adventure!
  • Hanh
    HanhOctober 31, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Amazing VEGAN Vietnamese food that's very "meaty" and satisfying. Bun bo hue if it's cold out, ham rolls always. If you REALLY like spice, owner Kevin can give you his special sauce. Only for brave!
  • Alexis P.heart icon on user image
    Alexis PriscillaJuly 10, 2017
    I always get the House fried rice and the ham spring rolls. They also have a tasty selection of homemade soy milks with minimal ingredients!
  • Keyes M.
    Keyes Mercedes BenzApril 7, 2012
    I've been here about 8 times and every time it was delicious! Kevin and his staff does not mess around when it comes to Vegan food. Highly recommend! Best VEGAN rest. in the Valley!
  • Brittany S.heart icon on user image
    Brittany SargentAugust 24, 2015
    So good. If u have allergies just tell him what you want and he will find you something amazing. I always get gluten free noodles. Yum!
  • Larisa G.heart icon on user image
    Larisa GrollemondFebruary 11, 2017
    Worth the trip for amazing vegan food, even if you're not vegan. This place might be enough to convince you to like imitation chicken.
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    JTAugust 19, 2016
    Yummm the soups are delicious. The kevin#1 is not on the menu but is a nice sweet/"duck" broth! Great with rice noodle
  • VeganPilotMartyheart icon on user image
    VeganPilotMartyFebruary 22, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Just tell Kevin what you're in the mood for, noodles or rice, sandwich or plate, hot or really hot (or mild) and let him order for you!
  • Miko G.heart icon on user image
    Miko GarciaMay 15, 2013
    Kevin is so friendly and picks out a dish for you when the huge menu feels overwhelming. Vegan duck = super AMAZING!
  • Phyllisheart icon on user image
    PhyllisJanuary 31, 2021
    The noodle soup is amazing! The broth is the perfect amount of spice and flavor.
  • Justin O.heart icon on user image
    Justin OrdovezaSeptember 14, 2014
    The vegan rolls were very good especially the ham roll and the vegan musubi.
  • Starry K.heart icon on user image
    Starry KitchenDecember 24, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    For all you "heat seekers" out there, ask for the 'Kevin Special Chili'.. That shit is GOOD.. and HOOOOOOOT! :)
  • Keith S.heart icon on user image
    Keith SchulnerNovember 18, 2015
    The spicy pho was great, though be careful not to get it on your shirt
  • Trisha R.heart icon on user image
    Trisha RaeNovember 21, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    All the soups and noodle dishes, stir fry, all the different tofu
  • Michael K.heart icon on user image
    Michael KukuchkaDecember 23, 2015
    The Pho soup on chilly December nights in the Valley
  • Madam F.
    Madam FrugalJanuary 9, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    They make & sell homemade fresh tofu bricks. Their menu items are pricey (most dishes $8ish) but it's Vietnamese vegetarian so that's why it is more expensive.
  • Jimmie S.
    Jimmie SanchezFebruary 26, 2012
    Been here 25+ times
    The front parking lot is always full, but there's a SECOND lot in back (accessible through the side street).
  • Maureen R.heart icon on user image
    Maureen Ryan SpiroMarch 21, 2013
    Ask chef/owner Kevin Tran to surprise you. You will not be disappointed.
  • Cindy S.
    Cindy SinJanuary 1, 2013
    Let the chef make you what he thinks you'd like after talking to you. You wont be disappointed.
  • Jimmie S.
    Jimmie SanchezOctober 29, 2011
    Been here 25+ times
    Try a BBQ "duck" sub with easy duck and extra pickled veggies. Heaven on French bread.
  • Anna J.
    Anna JJanuary 19, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    Try the Vhin Loi salad! It's delicious.
  • Chris L.
    Chris LJanuary 9, 2012
    Been here 25+ times
    Can't go wrong with the ham roll with awesome peanut sauce!
  • Rena
    RenaJanuary 31, 2014
    B5!!!! Order it, you won't be disappointed. Enjoy!
  • Aristotle D.heart icon on user image
    Aristotle DreherJanuary 6, 2014
    If you have a cold, just tell Kevin and he'll hook you up with a soup that will cure you.
  • Joe M.heart icon on user image
    Joe Murphy LibrarianJanuary 5, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    BBQ Duck Banh Mi (sub). Complete win.
  • Sarah
    SarahFebruary 22, 2020
    Been here 5+ times
    Excellent Vietnamese food. Obsessed w this place.
  • Joe M.heart icon on user image
    Joe Murphy LibrarianJanuary 5, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    You gotta try the veg ham spring roll
  • shosheezy
    shosheezyMay 15, 2013
    If they ask if you "want it spicy," say NO unless you want your mouth to be on fire!!!
  • Nicole S.heart icon on user image
    Nicole Szekely ArauzAugust 28, 2019
    Lifechanging vegan asian experience 🍜♥️
  • Arye B.heart icon on user image
    Arye BerkJanuary 29, 2014
    I feel like I just are something that was treif but it wAs awesome
  • Priyanka L.
    Priyanka LFebruary 21, 2022
    Appetizers, soup and noodles
  • Aristotle D.heart icon on user image
    Aristotle DreherMarch 27, 2013
    Super yummy delicious party time in my mouf!
  • Victoria G.
    Victoria GarciaJuly 19, 2010
    Vietnamese Vegan and tofu factory, I recommend house special soup $9.50 Read more
  • Jovin C.heart icon on user image
    Jovin Cronin-WilesmithJanuary 20, 2018
  • Kelly B.
    Kelly BoneAugust 13, 2014
    The Tofu Banh Mi is mediocre at best
  • Mike L.
    Mike LeBeauJune 11, 2012
    The food here is ridiculously awesome, and the service is really sweet. Try the udon stir-fry and tofu rolls. Everything feels healthy. If every vegan meal was this amazing I'd eat vegan all the time.
  • Ari F.heart icon on user image
    Ari FrederickDecember 29, 2015
    I love all their soup ! Haha
  • Aristotle D.heart icon on user image
    Aristotle DreherFebruary 24, 2013
    Try the EVERYTHING, it's delicious.
  • Sandra O.
    Sandra ObagiNovember 1, 2011
    You have to eat here! Sooo great!
  • Danielle N.heart icon on user image
    Danielle NeufeldAugust 11, 2010
    Yum, I love the house special soup.. spicy!
  • Tim M.heart icon on user image
    Tim MelideoMay 14, 2013
    BBQ Duck is amazing!
  • Trisha R.heart icon on user image
    Trisha RaeJune 16, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Try the ginger kombucha
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