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Pho #1

5764 Baltimore National Pike, Catonsville, MD 21228-1334
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Ranked #16 of 95 Restaurants in Catonsville
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Vietnamese
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English first
Baltimore, Maryland
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I have been going to the restaurant,at least twice a month mostly for lunch ever since being told about by a friend over a year ago. Never had a bad meal. My favorite is the #4 soup bowl and the marinated quail. Service is immediate. Surroundings humble. A great place to be introduced to Vietnamese food and if your a... More

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Calgary, Canada
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70 reviews 70 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

I went shopping at Ross and saw this restaurant in the same strip so I walked over to the restaurant to give it a try since it said "Authentic" right at the bottom of Pho #1. I opened the menu and went over it and was extremely disappointed when I was going through the menu. First of all, you are... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014 via mobile

I have eaten here repeatedly over some years. The food here is great as well as the price. The staff really work together to make sure u are getting great service. Love this restaurant. My family eats here regularly and I also get together with friends and come here. I come from a mixed asian american background and I know... More

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Yaounde, Cameroon
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157 reviews 157 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

My family and I typically eat Pho at other local restaurants in Catonsville and Columbia but a friend recommended we try Pho #1. We ordered the typical eats...spring rolls, bubble tea, Vietnamese coffee and special pho. All were excellent! My only complaint is that the coffee was a small serving for $4.75. The service was super fast; we will definitely... More

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hampstead maryland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

My wife is Vietnamese, and it's important to note that all eleven of her family members can cook quite well. So our ratings of Vietnamese restaurants is a bit skewed. We always compare the food to that which we are accustomed to at home. Well, let me say that Pho #1 is a HUGE hit. Their Pho, Bun Bo Hue,... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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46 reviews 46 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

I really like their pho and the spring rolls with peanut sauce are good too. Everything is very fresh tasting. The servers are friendly and service is pretty quick. I also love their avocado milkshake, sometimes I stop by and just get one to go. Its really common to find in Asia, but this is the first restaurant in the... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2012

I am vietnamese, this fact is provided because I wanted to make sure whoever is planning on using this as a guide understands the background of the person writing this review. This was my first time to this restaurant. It is clean, service was fast, and the food was tasty. The dishes ordered were egg rolls, pho bo vien, and... More

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199 reviews 199 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2012

This place had, at least, 10 types of pho. I had no idea there were so many. I had it a place in Indy 6 years ago and it came with beef (meatballs, strips, etc) and the rice noodles, vegetables. The place I went to in Maryland had it with chicken, pork or shrimp. I went with a traditional beef... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2012 via mobile

An extensive pho and Vietnamese main dish menu. The food is delicious and a terrific value. The large, fragrant bowls of pho come with aplate of fresh basil and bean sprots for garnish. This little restaurant in a Route 40 shopping center is well worth a trip.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2011 via mobile

Love the food, food itself is great. But horrible service and tip is already included- one time I gave more than $5 tip on $10 pho+ Hotrible service. So watch out for that. Dont expect a great service but their pho is one of the best-

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