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Pho 79

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Central L.A
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727 N Broadway Ste 120, Los Angeles, CA 90012
(213) 625-7026
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9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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West Hollywood, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

This is one of the great mysteries of life. How an extremely mediocre restaurant suddenly become so massively popular. It’s right at the edge of Chinatown which is populated mostly by actual Chinese, and other assorted Asian people, and therefore the shops and especially the restaurants, in order to stay in business, have to be on their toes for good... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

It has been in Chinatown for ages, one of the oldest Pho restaurant in Chinatown, Los Angeles. You could try the combo pho which would give all variety of meats on your bowl.

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Cala Tarida, Spain
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015

For Vietnamese food in Chinatown Los Angeles, this place is pretty good. The Pho is good as are the pork dishes. Parking is difficult at lunch time, but there are nearby place to park so don't let that scare off. I would say to give it a try, you should be pleased.

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

I went to Pho 79 because of the reviews. The service there was great, the Pho was decent. I was very happy with my soup. The bad is that I ordered some food to take home and when I opened it up it was terrible. Not just bad, terrible. The meat was little dry pieces of I don't know what.... More 

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Qingdao
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2012

The 5 spice BBQ chicken over rice was good; not great however at $6.50 + CAL tax, the meal offers fair value portions for the BBQ chicken over rice were large enough to tide any believer in Moses' dietary laws (2 meals a day only) to have that lunch plate & skip dinner (maybe an apple or other high fibre... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2008

some of the best Vietnamies food in town.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2008

Yummy. And a pretty diverse menu.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2007

best pho.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    1 of 5 stars
    Service
    1 of 5 stars
  • Value
    1 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
Fast Food, Vietnamese
Meals
Lunch
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 727 N Broadway Ste 120, Los Angeles, CA 90012
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighborhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: (213) 625-7026

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