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5323 Sunrise Blvd, Fair Oaks, CA 95628-3539
(916) 966-2020
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22 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

This is by far my favorite Pho place by far! It is so good and they make it really fast. There are many different options too

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Thank Juli K
Sacramento, California
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57 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016

This is my go to spot for Vietnamese food with friends and family groups. Everything is always fresh and tasty, and the food is prepared quickly. It is a cute little spot in the Trader Joe's shopping center. Service could use some improvement in terms of checking in with customer after food is delivered, checking water glasses, etc. Takeout here... More 

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Thank Stephanie M
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015 via mobile

The food was tasty and the menu was plentiful, but the service was sketchy. We were ignored once the entree arrived.

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Thank kevdds
Sacramento, California
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96 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

The people that work here are very friendly, the prices are reasonable, the food is delicious. I have eaten at a number of Vietnamese restaurants but this one has been the best. It is very clean and the service is quick. I have been there to eat lunch and also dinner. I personally like #25 vermicelli noodles with grilled chicken... More 

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Thank fred6301
Sacramento, California
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

I used to live within walking distance of the best Vietnamese restaurants in the Stockton Blvd. corridor, but since moving out to the burbs, pickings are notably slim. We used to frequent Pho Bac Hoa Viet on Madison Ave, but it has gotten dirty and the food and service are no longer what they were. Imagine my surprise when I... More 

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Thank E-Double-Dizzle
Fair Oaks, California
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214 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

It's a good idea to be wary when you walk into a restaurant and it's empty. Well, there was a screaming child, actually. I think the food was okay but I was so distracted by the bizarre service that I don't really remember. An empty restaurant should ensure attentive service, right? It didn't happen that way. The two people who... More 

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Thank rjbouch
Fair Oaks, California
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164 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Food is average. We tried the take out. I ordered the seafood noodle soup. The broth is a little sweet. The best part is they pack the vegetables and seafood separately so everything is very fresh. We also ordered grilled beef with vermicelli, it was good, just not as flavorful as one would expect. The restaurant is in quail point... More 

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Thank Alen R
Fair Oaks, California
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014 via mobile

I eat here frequently. I love everything I've tried and I especially love how good I feel after I eat here. My fiancé loves it to and he's typically a burger and Pepsi kind of guy. When I want to eat out but don't feel like eating a ton of calories we eat here. It's hard to find anything in... More 

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Citrus Heights, California
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6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2012

The Pho here is consistently very good and sometimes is excellent. I like the well done brisket. My daughter always goes for the Chicken Pho. I think she would eat there every day if we would let her. They went through a stage shortly after they opened where the Pho broth wasn't as good as it had been when they... More 

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Thank Michele N
california
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132 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2012

A big draw for us when looking for a pho restrurant is the flavorful broth. Pho #1's broth is totally lacking in taste. It's like they've put the noddles, veggies and meat in plain hot water. Or have watered down the soup base to the point of no taste at all. Too bad, because when they first opened this restrurants... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5323 Sunrise Blvd, Fair Oaks, CA 95628-3539
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Fair Oaks
  • Phone Number: (916) 966-2020

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?