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979 Farmington Ave, Farmington, CT 06032-1558
860-676-2255
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Pho

Have only had the rare beef pho here, but it is very good (not sure if it's authentic, but great none the less. I also very good if you use dine-in CT and have it delivered.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Katharine T
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CT
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CT
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36 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have only had the rare beef pho here, but it is very good (not sure if it's authentic, but great none the less. I also very good if you use dine-in CT and have it delivered.

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Thank Katharine T
Plymouth VT
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great, authentic Vietnamese food with awesome Pho that everyone in my family craves, luckily we live nearby. Summer rolls and everything else really has been superb. Highly recommended.

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Thank Jen731
Brisbane, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015

We ordered the Pad Thai noodle dish and specified no nuts. However, the Pad Thai sauce apparently has nuts in them and caused an allergic reaction to one of our family member. The waitress who served us did not take our peanut allergy seriously. (She is a new waitress and not the usual lady who served us) I questioned her... More 

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Thank dar1een
Farmington, Connecticut
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015

Although the setting is modest, the food experience is unforgettable. Very authentic home style Vietnamese cuisine at affordable prices. The pho is tasty and plentiful. the shaken beef well seasoned and filling. The service is excellent and you are well taken care of. We go there for both business lunches and family dinners.

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ct
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

Whether you do carry out or eat there, the food is great and reasonable! We like the crispy spring rolls, pho, salt and pepper shrimp, steamed fish, bun, and many other dishes. Byob.

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Thank ctkathy
Avon, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

Here is "hole-in- the -wall" tiny place that has SUPERB Thia food! It is cooked when you order- so everything is fresh, steaming and soooooooooooo tasty! You bring your own wine if desired. Inexpensive and wonderful!

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Lake Havasu City, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015

Thanks to a Dear Vietnamese friend of mine, I know what good Vietnamese food is. I was delighted , when I was visiting Farmington, CT with my Sister in Law, to find a Vietnamese Restaurant when lunch time approached us. Lotus Grill is a small restaurant with wonderfully fresh food. We had the spring rolls and then shared Pad Thai,... More 

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Hartford, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

My husband and I live fairly close by, but never knew about this place. We had been going to Pho Boston for a couple years now and it's a little bit of a pain to get to, so when we found out they served Pho (soup) we were beyond excited. The building looks a little run down and when you... More 

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Bristol, Connecticut
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172 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Small. Cosy. Homey. Friendly staff. Delicious Sotheast Asia food, like Pad Thai, steamy Pho bowls (soup with a protein, noodles and vegetables - a filling meal that is good for a cold and rainy day), and rice dishes. Clean flavors which always delight. A litttle hole in the wall that is highly recommended.

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Farmington, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

We usually stop by for a light dinner of soup and appetizer after a large lunch. The food is fresh and very tasty and reasonably priced.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 979 Farmington Ave, Farmington, CT 06032-1558
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Farmington
  • Phone Number: 860-676-2255

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Asian, Vietnamese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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