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Hometown Noodle Restaurant

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3151 Middlefield Rd, Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 367-0567
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Seating

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Pho is great here!

Broth is very flavorful that sometimes if I order a rice dish I just order a side of soup as well. I normally call and pick up. Haven't actually eaten here in a few years but they seem to always have guests inside. So all the pho is great even the chicken pho. The bbq pork plate, tofu or chicken... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 27, 2015
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Redwood City
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Redwood City
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

Broth is very flavorful that sometimes if I order a rice dish I just order a side of soup as well. I normally call and pick up. Haven't actually eaten here in a few years but they seem to always have guests inside. So all the pho is great even the chicken pho. The bbq pork plate, tofu or chicken... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015 via mobile

Always like the spring rolls. Soup could be hotter but good. Reason I don't like going is the rude women owners. Both young and older women have no idea of how to act with customers. The younger one is always yelling at someone.not a nice place to eat in.

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Thank NecoMushuBebe
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Went with friends to this restaurant which was nestled between Mexican Restaurants. Didn't think there was a parking lot, so it's street parking. A friend ordered the tendon pho and I sorta turned my nose up at that. BUT, when it came, I asked her if I could try a bit. It was very tender, but I didn't think it... More 

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Thank Anne N
Lincoln, Nebraska
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

The food was VERY good, even friends that don't like pho enjoyed it. The portions were big and very well priced. The service was fast, the owner is an intense short woman that may come across a little rude, but it is because she is really focused, so you better be ready to order when she comes to your table.

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Thank sds1220
Redwood City, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

My husband is into pao soups. I have tried a few, yuk BUT this restaurant has my husband and me hooked. We go at least once a week. He goes for the soup, me the lettuce wraps. I love adding carrot etc, yummy. I have tried the broth from my husbands soup, and I'm picky on taste and flavor, for... More 

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Thank deborah b
San Francisco, California
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124 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

i try and stop by now and then for lunch and they are always very crowded as the place is small. the owner does a great job of accommodating everyone and is always cheerful and pleasant. I really enjoy their fresh spring rolls and pho and their portions are a bit larger than most of the other pho spots i've... More 

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Thank magnamosa
Menlo Park, California
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117 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

We came here on a Friday night. No wait, quick service. I agree with the other reviews - it was pretty middle of the road vietnamese food, but it's local and seems more authentic than some other places we've been to. We'll definitely come back here because we liked the homey atmosphere and how nice the servers were - not... More 

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Thank SteveTheDog
Menlo Park, California
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166 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013

Authentically viet pho, not one of the chains (like Pho Dong). Tastes are fresh, some bahn mi is sold, bun and such are good too. Very passible if you've got a craving and are in the neighborhood, or as a working lunch with a slight twist. Will usually fill up just about to the gills at lunch time, it's not... More 

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Thank bbulkow
Half Moon Bay, California
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54 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013

I was craving Vietnamese pho - I'd been sick with flu and was back at work, and wanted something homey that would make me feel warm and better....I had only been to the other Vietnamese restaurant on Woodside Road here in Redwood City, and a friend recommended Hometown Noodle - so I decided to give it a try. Although it's... More 

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Thank Rheadabovewater
Reno, Nevada
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2012

Servers were very polite and the service was fast. The food was good and plenty of it. Nothing really stood out but it all blended nicely.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3151 Middlefield Rd, Redwood City, CA 94063
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Redwood City
  • Phone Number: (650) 367-0567

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Asian, Vietnamese
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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