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13876 Old Columbia Pike, Silver Spring, MD 20904
301-879-9700
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Such good Pho & Rolls

Keeping it simple this place does soup and rolls; that is about it. The usual alternatives in Pho are all good based on a solid broth that is great for a rainy day. I've always got the large bowl and my wife has gone small; I like the leftovers as I can almost never finish a whole large... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
smokeater55
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Silver Spring, Maryland
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  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
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Silver Spring, Maryland
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81 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Keeping it simple this place does soup and rolls; that is about it. The usual alternatives in Pho are all good based on a solid broth that is great for a rainy day. I've always got the large bowl and my wife has gone small; I like the leftovers as I can almost never finish a whole large order. Orders... More 

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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30 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

I get the vegetarian pho and it is very good! Love the summer rolls and Thai tea is delicious. Very nice staff and family run.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

I haven't really tried a Pho before and in fact, this is the first time I tried one. Surprisingly... I like it. Delicious and the soup is tasty. This is also the first Vietnamese restaurant I have been to and it's quite a good experience actually. Would be great if there more to try on their menu, still it's a... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

My daughter seems to like this place, personally I think is just hit water with ton of bean sprouts and noodles, not my idea of healthy or tasty, but once again if you like pho this is a friendly clean place

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Ashton, MD
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48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

This is a great little pho restaurant with very good food and great service. On the positive side, it is clean, quick, friendly, and the pho is quite good. On the downside, the menu is limited to pho and a few appetizers and the setting is a bit sparse. Better Vietnamese food can be had in places like Rockville and... More 

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Columbia, Maryland
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

We have been coming here for pho for about a year. Each visit has been consistently excellent. The staff are friendly; it appears to be a family-run business. The location and decor are nothing special, but the restaurant is always clean and comfortable. The pho is great, with plenty of available additions to make it your own (sprouts, Thai basil,... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

This little restaurant, in a very nondescript plaza actually has some decent Pho, which the name implies. There are a number of variations on this item, and the beef broth was very good. The usual sides that come with (bean sprouts, mint and limes), were all very fresh and enjoyable. I gave this a 4 star review as they were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2012

Amazing. Authentic. Friendly staff. Quick service. You can't get better pho in this area. This place gives dc a run for its money. So much flavor in the pho. Delicious. I was a happy camper.

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Washington, DC
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2012

The pho here is really good, and the summer rolls seem to have very fresh ingredients, and they put basil in them which I ususally don't see. Small restaurant with carry out, very pleasant help. I get pho a lot, and there are closer places but this is worth the extra drive.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2012

Not a fancy place. But staff are friendly and service is prompt. I had the Pho Tai Chin, which was nothing short of fantastic. If you like Pho - I highly recommend this place.

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Address: 13876 Old Columbia Pike, Silver Spring, MD 20904
Phone Number: 301-879-9700
Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Silver Spring
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: Vietnamese

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 13876 Old Columbia Pike, Silver Spring, MD 20904
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Silver Spring
  • Phone Number: 301-879-9700

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Vietnamese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine

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