Binh Dan

  • Blogs

    February 24, 2012

    Ten Great Vietnamese Restaurants in Orange County

    ​Pity the other publications in the stable o' stallions that is Village Voice Media, because they have to come up with a list like this, too--and they don't have Little Saigon sitting smack dab in the middle of their publication area. How do we choose from the hundreds--yes, multiple hundreds--of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2011

    Is Goat Meat the Next Bacon?

    Flickr user sanchom​I have long sung the praises of goat meat, gone on and on about the birria at El Cabrito, Binh Dan's seven-course goat dinner, the Pakistani treatments over at Noorani and Bismillah. Now, it seems that slowly, surely, non-ethnics are beginning to consider goat the next bacon, t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 19, 2011

    Binh Dan Gets Some LA Weekly Love!

    Photo by Elina Shatkin​Our sister paper LA Weekly has always had a strange relationship with Orange County. Every once in a while, it'll write news stories about happenings in the county, even though, you know, we're OC and it's LA. It's less so on the food side of things--I think the only OC rest ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 3, 2011

    Gustavo and Eddie Lin Make KCRW's Good Food List of Best 2010 Segments!

    Just like the headline says--I for my discussion of the seven-course goat feast at Binh Dan in Westminster; Eddie for a luxe lonchera ride-along and his legendary retelling of eating his wife's placenta. Enjoy!

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2010

    Binh Dan Gets the Good Food Treatment

    Although I love birria, Little Saigon's Binh Dan is the best goat restaurant in Orange County with its seven-course goat special. I shared more love for this dive with Evan Kleinam last week on her KCRW-FM 89.9's Good Food program. Our conversation is at about the 14-minute mark. Enjoy!

  • Food

    May 27, 2010

    Binh Dan's Got Your Goat

    [Hole In the Wall] The Little Saigon eatery knows what to do with this underappreciated ungulate