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Noodle Bar

215 Reservation Road, Suite E, Marina, CA
(831) 384-6225
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Ranked #2 of 49 restaurants in Marina
Cuisines: Vietnamese
Most recent review
- Jul 22, 2014
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English first
Budapest, Hungary
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

If you can catch them during off hours it is best. It is a popular spot and gets swamped during dinner hours.

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CA
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

This place was so good when I went at lunch during a weekday I wanted to bring my wife. After bringing her we wanted to return to bring our sons. Everone in my family agreed that is place is solid, affordable and very tasty. Highlights for us included the spring rolls, 5 spice chicken bowl, combo pho, deep fried banna... More

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Salinas, California
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46 reviews 46 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

This modest small eatery, located behind a market, serves a wide range of noodle dishes and other pleasing soups, entrees, sides and beverages. The ingredients are fresh. The Noodle Bar is very popular with locals, including the college crowd (Cal State- Monterey Bay is close by) so you may have a bit of a wait. The staff is friendly and... More

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Yucaipa, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We tried to eat here 2 days ago but they were closing so only take out was available. I wanted the dining experience so we chose to go elsewhere. We went again the next day ( Tuesday) only to find out they are closed on Tuesdays. Today, well, third time is a charm! :) The place is so busy but... More

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Marina, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

We love the dry noodle bowls and spring rolls. We occasionally get Pho but it is so much food! really stick to the 5 spice Dry noodle bowls since it's practically a salad.. They have a good selection of beer and boba drinks. Even a few beers made in Marina. They only take cash which is probably a good thing... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Great food, friendly staff it's a local place you won't be disappointed :) easy to get too, and the food is very fresh.

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Salinas, California
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

When we finally tried this place, we were blown away that we were able to get great Vietnamese food on the Monterey Peninsula. I highly recommend this place. I tend to get the dry noodle bowl with the 5 Spice Chicken, which is absolutely awesome. We always start with the pork eggrolls, which are good. They can get very busy... More

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Healdsburg
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41 reviews 41 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014 via mobile

I had an eggplant dish which was pretty tasty. Their tofu on vermicelli dish was cloyingly sweet. The quality of the plain white rice was low. I had a lychee boba drink, which was WAY too sweet, and the boba pearls were probably an instant variety. Overall, this is an average restaurant, but if you have a hankering for inexpensive... More

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Fresno, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

it was so good we had dinner one night and lunch the very next day. not the cleanest place but the food was superior. i hear they have another location that is a lot nicer and has beer and wine. the one we went to is basically a bar with stools. no table seating. beer and wine would of been... More

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fauxmaven
Top Contributor
254 reviews 254 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

This was a truly wonderful dinner. They didn't have brown rice, but the PHO was amazing and the chicken rolls were the best Iv'e ever had, and only 3 dollars for a generous portion! Great service as well.

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