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“Fast, fresh food” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Pho T Cali

Pho T Cali
7351 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, San Diego, CA 92111
(858) 565-6997
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Ranked #1,662 of 3,779 Restaurants in San Diego
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Noodle, Asian, Vietnamese
Dining options: Lunch
Restaurant details
Dining options: Lunch
San Diego, CA
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166 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
“Fast, fresh food”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2012

Don't be put off by the run-down strip mall appearance. The restaurant is clean and the food is fresh and prepared quickly. We had egg rolls, pho and a vermicelli/chicken/egg roll dish. Pho is hot broth with a variety of things in it, like chicken and vegetables or beef, and noodles. Once you order, the bowl of broth is filled with vermicelli noodles and your choice of other things. The vegetables will be slightly al dente, and the meats are thinly sliced and tender. Add hot sauce, basil leaves, a squeeze of lime, and other condiments right at the table. The egg rolls were crispy and hot, and the vermicelli dishes are all excellent. Portions are large and the prices are very reasonable.

  • Visited April 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Japanese first
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English first
San Diego, California
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104 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
“Always fresh and delish!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2011

Pho T Cali is one of our "go to" places when we need a quick, satisfying and tasty meal. Their salad rolls and egg rolls wi lettuce wraps and dipping sauces are a great way to start a meal. Their Pho (lots of choices) is always great especially in the winter. During the warmer months we prefer cold noodles wi a wide choice of toppings-- a favorite is the BBQ shrimp and steak combo. A wide selection of beverages including beers, teas and soft drinks are available. The staff are all very sweet and accommodating and the price is right!

  • Visited August 2011
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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