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Pho Dat Thanh

9400 Snowden River Pkwy, Ste 125, Columbia, MD 21045-5332
410-381-3839
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English first
Columbia, Maryland
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48 reviews 48 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

My husband and I tried this restaurant one night when we didn't have the kids. We ordered the soup bowls. They had a variety of bowls to choose from and the portions were huge. They have Sirachi and duck sauce on the table so you can add slice or sweet to your soup. We also ordered the spring rolls, they... More 

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Columbia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I enjoy Vietnamese food and consequently like to expose my friends to new flavors. While ambiance may not be romantic or upscale, the food is good and I have never had a friend leave disappointed.Most ask to return.

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Dayton, MD
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Awesome variety of offerings, and everything really great & generous portions. Also very reasonable in price. Although the wait staff may not linger much for pleasantries, I've always found them very helpful & efficient. I love the way this restaurant doesn't mess around. They get people served, fed & out the door. I love that! It is my first local... More 

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Columbia, Maryland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Why I am writing this review? I had to search for stories of this place being so entirely rude & racist! In Columbia MD, I have not found another Pho restaurant, so I have been tolerant of their poor service and unprofessional actions. I will no longer eat there. Also, I do not lobby the claim of racism lightly. On... More 

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columbia, MD
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

It has an enormous menu. I give it three and not four stars only because, while some dishes are outstanding, others are disappointing because they are so bland. You have to eat here a few times to get a sense of what to order. It's always crowded for lunch, but the wait for a table is not long. You can... More 

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Columbus, OH
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47 reviews 47 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

I was in Columbia for business and stayed in a hotel nearby. After reading mixed reviews at TripAdvisor.com, I decided to give this restaurant a try. I ordered spring rolls, grilled beef, rice noodle soup (#1 on the pho menu), and a mango smoothy. The food is generally decent, fresh and tasty, especially the grilled beef and noodle soup. The... More 

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Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

We used to be regulars here - even up until a month ago we'd come here once a week and order pho (#9 brisket) and their fried rice. The quality of food is inconsistent - what was always consistent was the TERRIBLE Service. It's insulting how they ignore you. We walked in today and were ignored. While the place absolutely... More 

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Maryland
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

My husband and I made the trip to spend a frugal morning in Columbia, MD. We'd already spent well over an hour at Daedelus Books on Gerwig Road (a huge outlet bookstore with a GREAT variety of good books for all ages and interests...bibliophiles should definitely check it out). Then, hungry for lunch, we decided to try Pho Dat Thanh,... More 

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USA
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

My friend and I tend to end up here at least monthly. The broth for the pho is amazing. We especially enjoy the grilled beef and summer rolls appetizer. That grilled beef is the best I've had. The dip for the summer rolls is first rate, not the sickly sweet molasses tasting concoction at other pho restaurants in the region.... More 

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Austin, Texas
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127 reviews 127 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
143 helpful votes 143 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

We visited this restaurant on a Sunday at noon. It was not too crowded. We ordered two Pho plates and one dish of "summer roll" (their name for spring rolls). The hostess greeting patrons at the entrance as well as our own waitress both looked and acted unhappy, if not plain rude! So, to start with, the service wasn't great,... More 

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Additional Information about Pho Dat Thanh

Address: 9400 Snowden River Pkwy, Ste 125, Columbia, MD 21045-5332
Phone Number: 410-381-3839
Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Columbia
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Vietnamese

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