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Pho 79

Northwest Virginia Beach
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4816 Virginia Beach Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23462-6711
757-687-7844
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Excellent food and service

Since this was my first time in a pho restaurant, the vegetarian spring rolls looked a little strange to me, with a clear coating on the outside. Fortunately, they tasted great. I also ordered the Bún Chay, which is stir Fried tofu, carrots, broccoli and mushroom over vermicelli. It was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 22, 2015
Craig_Herberg
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Fairfax, Virginia
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Rockville
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24 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

The rice dishes with grilled meats was good. Didn't try the Pho. Excellent service, they refilled my ice tea 3 times! Less than 10 minutes from North end of VA oceanfront hotels.

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Fairfax, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Since this was my first time in a pho restaurant, the vegetarian spring rolls looked a little strange to me, with a clear coating on the outside. Fortunately, they tasted great. I also ordered the Bún Chay, which is stir Fried tofu, carrots, broccoli and mushroom over vermicelli. It was excellent! Craig Herberg

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Laurel, Maryland
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

I decided to try something different than the usual seafood places in Virginia Beach. I have never had Pho before so I was a novice. I tried the rolls made with rice paper. The outside wrapper was a little rubbery, but this is only the 2nd time I'd had something like this. I then had the most popular pho #4.... More 

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BOSTON
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

We came here on vacation because we love Pho and saw an ad for this restaurant. The menu is extensive with Vietnamese selections. The Pho selections are very good and the base broth was very flavorful. Would highly recommend to anyone who enjoys this food.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Pho79 has some of the best Vietnamese food we've ever had. Their menu has many choices, and for those with food allergies they offer gluten-free and dairy-free options (and you can't tell the difference in the taste!). They have a

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

After we took care of our errands for the day, my wife wanted to stop at Pho '79. It's a Vietnamese restaurant. We pulled into the parking lot and parked in one of the many vacant parking slots. We entered the restaurant. This is a "seat yourself" establishment, we picked a table by the corner. As soon as we sat... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

This place is tucked away from the boulevard. The food is very tasty and the atmosphere is quaint. The meatballs are not ti 'mt liking but everything else is outstanding. Can't wait to go again next week. DELICIOUS.

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New York, NY
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Real deal Vietnamese food in a clean and inviting setting. Lunch special of appetizer pho & bahmi sandwich is ridiculous. For $8.95 you get a full size sandwich and a bowl of any pho. Great quality and the bahmi bread is as authentic as it gets.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

My husband and I decided to try this place today. It was crowded for lunchtime. Our food arrived in about 10 mins. We both ordered the same meal, Pho Ti, Nm, noodle soup with round steak, well-done flank and brisket. The broth was very flavorful! The side of basil and sprouts were fresh. I honestly couldn't tell the difference between... More 

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Yonkers, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

We enjoyed very good Vietnamese food and very friendly service recently at the new store opened by this same group on General Booth Boulevard in the Strawbridge shopping center. They had converted a so-so Chinese restaurant site into a welcoming, sort of open space type design. It's a bit unusual with the tiled roof inside that looks like it's Mexican,... More 

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Address: 4816 Virginia Beach Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23462-6711
Phone Number: 757-687-7844
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach>  > Northwest Virginia Beach
Cuisine: Vietnamese

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  • Address: 4816 Virginia Beach Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23462-6711
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach>  > Northwest Virginia Beach
  • Neighborhood: Northwest Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: 757-687-7844

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Vietnamese

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