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Pho 81

19735 Frederick Rd, Germantown, MD 20876-1337
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Ranked #35 of 113 restaurants in Germantown
Cuisines: Vietnamese
Most recent review
- Mar 28, 2014
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80% Recommend
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English first
Germantown, Maryland, United States
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

If you like healthy eats for lunch or dinner, Pho 81 is the place for you! I've tried many other Pho restaurants in Montgomery County, MD and have found that there IS a difference. The place is very clean, tables neat, and service is fast. I've been there 6 times in the past month and have had a great experience... More

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Germantown, Maryland, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

I like this place a lot. Great service, large portions, & good broth. My family loves this place. You cant ask much from a Pho place. The servers are very attentive. I go to all the Pho places in Mo County but I like the service and soup here best.

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Oceanside, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

We've been eaten at least 20 Pho places in United states and Asia, this one is good but almost $8 for a large bowl is pricy. Service is always good, the food is consistently fresh. We found some place else close by so we switched.

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Gaithersburg, Maryland
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

did someone leave?i just got carry-out and it was terrible! ive eatten here over a hundred times and tonight was the last time!it was like i got one that had been left over from last week.i had to throw it out! no taste,meat was over cooked,noodles where spongey,.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012 via mobile

Excellent food, clean, good wait staff. Will defiantly return! Visited on day off, Thursday lunch crowd, full but but able to accommodated quickly.

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Germantown, Maryland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2012 via mobile

I always come here when I'm craving Pho or when I can't figure out what else to feed my kids...Pho is always a crowd pleaser in this house. The Pho is good, maybe not great, but I love it cause it's the only one close by AND they accept credit card...not a lot of Pho restaurants do.

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Montgomery Village, Maryland
16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

Who would have thought soup and noodls could be elevated this high. The broth not only has the right amount of fish sauce in it, the fresh herbs and sprouts that you can add increase the flavor, be careful with the peppers though.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2010

They got a new look with nice decorations and the pho broth is prob the best in the area. price is average and portions are big. i'd go there when i am craving for some pho. no where else in maryland hands down! and the staff was welcoming

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2007

Tried several places since moving here about 8 months ago. This was recommended to me by a Vietnamese co-worker and she said...this will be a place to get the best Pho in your area. She was completely right!!! You get tons of noodles, very fresh vegetables and the tastes that are present when eating are amazing! I don't eat much... More

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Damascus, Maryland
Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2007

really good if you know what to get! -coconut water is really yummy!

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