Vietnamese food, culture descending on Santa Monica as new HBO show debuts

Southern California residents who love Asian cuisine might be familiar with 626 Night Market, whose renowned flagship event is in Arcadia. As event director Susie Nguyen recently told Spectrum News, food options are typically Chinese and Taiwanese predominantly. But in celebration of the new HBO series “The Sympathizer” debuting this weekend, Vietnamese culture and cuisine will be showcased in a sort of mini-market that 626 is hosting Saturday and Sunday in Santa Monica after teaming up with Max.

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