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Lion Plaza San Jose??

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alis Nov 12, 2011 02:07 PM

I moved and haven't been to the San Jose Lion Plaza in a long time...

Is the food court still good, and what places/dishes would you recommend for grazing my way through?

I'm not looking for a meal, just snacking through great Vietnamese food!

  1. Robert Lauriston Nov 12, 2011 02:09 PM

    I like the food court at the Grand Century better.

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    Grand Century Shopping Mall
    1001 Story Rd, San Jose, CA

    Lion Tully
    1710 Tully Rd, San Jose, CA

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    1. re: Robert Lauriston
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      alis Nov 12, 2011 02:19 PM

      I'm open to either one (I'd heard Grand Century had gone downhill, be happy if that is not the case). Any recommendations beyond Banh Khot from Vung Tau & pandan waffles?

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      Vung Tau Restaurant
      535 E Santa Clara St, San Jose, CA 95112

      1. re: alis
        Robert Lauriston Nov 12, 2011 02:26 PM

        I remember liking the banh xeo.

        1. re: alis
          RWCFoodie Nov 12, 2011 04:24 PM

          alis: I hope that the reports of Grand Century going downhill are untrue. It has been one of my favorite places, especially for the banh khot and pandan waffles as you mentioned but it has been quite awhile since I've visited...

          1. re: alis
            drewskiSF Nov 12, 2011 04:40 PM

            the fresh squeezed sugar cane juice

            1. re: drewskiSF
              RWCFoodie Nov 13, 2011 04:21 PM

              I meant to mention the sugar cane juice too!

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