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Pho Tau Bay Restaurant

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113 Westbank Expy Ste C, Gretna, LA 70053-5612
(504) 368-9846
Today
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Fri - Sat 9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Good for:
Families with children

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Visitor rating
  • 17
    Excellent
  • 10
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Super Soups

Satisfying soups on a cold day or any time. Asian family type restaurant. Gretna's best kept secret!

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 2, 2014
Margaret L
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Lafayette
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  • Delivery
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34 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Lafayette
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Satisfying soups on a cold day or any time. Asian family type restaurant. Gretna's best kept secret!

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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58 reviews 58 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

I like to bring vegetarian guests here who visit from out of town. The food is good, fresh, and simple. Place is clean and the service is prompt. No complaints, always on target.

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Newton, Massachusetts
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Visitors to New Orleans should take a culinary trip over river to Gretna and enjoy some of the best Vietnamese cuisine this side of Ho Chi Minh City. Also prompt, friendly and helpful service. If it's good enough for Anthony Bourdain & John Besh, you gotta know it's good! They took a trip there for lunch, which is well documented... More 

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Oklahoma
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

I drive from downtown NOLA to Gretna for this place. Perfect in every way. Food is delicious and the price is very reasonable. Don't forget the Vietnamese coffee and maccarons for dessert.

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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

My husband and visited this spot because of the great reviews. Excellent service, lots to choose from, and the food was excellent. Order the Limeade it's delicious. The menu is pretty large and don't forget dessert. Macaroons!

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Portland, Oregon
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

While visiting a friend brought us to Pho Tau Bay. From the outside it was unassuming but inside it has character and the food was amazing! Check out the Jasmine Ice Tea and the Pho! The flavor and authenticity were fabulous. I'm making a stop every time I visit!

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

One of the best beef pho' dishes I have head and love the spring rolls with the peanut sauce. My husband likes the crab man-goon and the beef pho. The outside is very deceiving as to what kind of place it may be on the inside but don't let that discourage you. The atmosphere inside is nice and they always... More 

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Bulverde, Texas, United States
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78 reviews 78 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

I was a little concerned. This place had been highly recommended by a friend and I convinced several people to hop in a car to drive from the French Quarter to Gretna for lunch. You definitely come here for the food! I wish I had stayed in NOLA longer because I would have liked to try their bahn mi as... More 

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Silverhill
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

The outside of the place is as ratty and rundown as anything I've ever seen -- However, the food is the best Vietnamese food I've ever eaten -- and I've eaten a lot of it. New Orleans is home to a large Asian community -- and this is the best place I've been in yet. The Pho has a broth... More 

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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
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48 reviews 48 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

My husband and I visited this restaurant while on a trip to New Orleans. I had the chicken pho and my husband had the beef. We ordered the extra large bowls and they were huge!! We couldn't finish in the restaurant and we loved the soup so much we ordered another dish to bring back to the hotel with us.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 113 Westbank Expy Ste C, Gretna, LA 70053-5612
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Gretna
  • Phone Number: (504) 368-9846

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 35
  • Cuisine: Vietnamese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 8:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?