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Bao Chau

2717 East Hastings, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
6042516956
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Ranked #158 of 2,804 Restaurants in Vancouver
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Vietnamese
Most recent review
- Aug 20, 2014
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English first
Burnaby, Canada
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53 reviews 53 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

I was surprised how clean the washrooms were. I'm sorry to say that most of the Vietnamese restaurants are pretty yucky. The food was fresh and tasty. Service was good. Recommended place to visit.

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lancashire
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We're in Vancouver for a couple of weeks and picked this restaurant via trip advisor. It was our first Vietnamese meal and we thoroughly enjoyed it, the restaurant was very busy (always a good sign) and the food good and great value. I'm sure their are similar eating houses nearer the city centre but this is used mostly by locals... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Super delicious and amazingly cheap. I like the 14 -- rare beef, well done beef, and meat balls. So good! The small is enough food, easily, and the large is less than a dollar more and gives you leftovers for days. I've always found it fresh, fast, and very tasty. Cash only. Highly recommended.

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Vancouver, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

For conservatives to Vietnamese menus, try their Combo A of spring roll, chicken , rice or noodles with a side of fresh roll with either shrimp/ meat & vermicelli, dipped into their tangy tasty sauce. Very healthy meal at a very reasonable price! Not a great pho fan however, most customers seen during my visit, consuming their pho choices &... More

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Vancouver
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

The spring rolls are really good and inexpensive. Their pho is good too. Very tasty broth. Our favourite Vietnamese restaurant in the neighbourhood.

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Just wants to say thank you for always giving us yummy food over the years..when I was in highschool and now 20 years later our son gets to eat it too...lol...owners are always friendly. Sure it's kind of a hole in the wall in appearance but it has actually been spruced up in the last 10 years and food is... More

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NZ
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536 reviews 536 reviews
320 restaurant reviews
212 helpful votes 212 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Real deal here. Scratch made the old school method. Clean & tidy space. Friendly engaging staff & management. Fat screen TVs QUIETLY in the background. Pumping out GREAT tasty fare to an obviously loyal local following, we were recommended by a foodie ethnic who lives down the road and he was not mistaken. The broth was superior, loaded with flavor.... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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61 reviews 61 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

I've only had the pho here and it isn't bad. It really is between this place of Petit Saigon just down the block. This place is cash only while Petit Saigon takes card. Price is right and it's a no-frills pho restaurant. I give it one point less than Petit Saigon as Petit has a bit of an edge in... More

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North Vancouver, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Cash only. Spring rolls that are NOT from Costco but are excellent. Pho is also excellent and has above average amounts of noodles, meat and tau ge. Pho is almost always inexpensive but these guys are about 10% less than other Pho restaurants. Go here and do not be disappointed

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White Rock, Canada
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167 reviews 167 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

I've been coming here for years... All their Pho are excellent... The bun bo hue is great as well. Their broths are amazing... Great depth of flavour is a good sign they make their broth correctly. The noodles are also good. A little chewy but not too much. Their vietnamese coffee and their red bean drink is also excellent. You... More

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