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Pho 84 INC

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354 17th St, Oakland, CA 94612-3335
+1 510-832-1338
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“pho” (13 reviews)
“shrimp” (4 reviews)
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Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
354 17th St, Oakland, CA 94612-3335
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Reviewed March 24, 2018

This restaurant has been very popular for a very long time. Oaklanders adore this place, and we've had many good meals here. Tonight, not so much, just average. But I pay tribute to Pho 84 as a community institution.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed May 27, 2017

I have been dining here for about 15 years, a few times a year. It never disappoints for taste, freshness, and variety. It's not like the cheap but tasty pho joints where you stop for a quick hot lunch. This is a full restaurant with...More

Thank Broaklynd
Reviewed May 2, 2017 via mobile

No. 16 is the best. It is no longer on the menu, but it is shrimps, vermicelli noodles and imperial rolls. I love to use the lettuce, noodles, cucumber, carrot and cilantro with a roll inside, dipped in fish sauce. You must try! I go...More

Thank lawgirl3576
Reviewed April 16, 2017

I've been coming here since the 1980s and the food is just as good today as it was back then. Not very big...about 20 tables. But it is busy. And for good reason. The food is like artwork transferred to the plate. The Imperial Rolls...More

Thank mwbudd
Reviewed January 18, 2017

The pho here is out of this world. The offer the increasingly rare... rare steak pho option. It was nice to see it on the menu here and even better when it came! Perfect sized portion, filing for both myself and my husband (we both...More

Thank ZoeLarkin
Reviewed January 16, 2017

Have only gone here for lunch, at least once a month. Go early to get a good seat and served in time to get back to work. Tends to be a bit noisy, hence the Very Good instead of Excellent. Specials are the go to....More

Thank Virago750
Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

This place is amazing. The shrimp appetizer with the special rice is simply the best. The crew is awesome. I come here every week and I haven't been disappointed.

Thank Eddie P
Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

Seriously, I love Vietnamese food and this was some of the best! Had the rice plate with chicken and prawns with brown rice.

Thank babykitty784
Reviewed July 13, 2016

I had dinner here last weekend, and while the food itself was good, the restaurant had no white wine available. They also did not have my first choice meal available. This was around 6.00pm so dinner service had just started and restaurant was not busy....More

Thank Megan K
Reviewed June 30, 2016

The vietnamese food experience (as good or better than what we experienced in Vietnam - fancy or back streets places). Great setting (not fancy but authentic) in downtown Oakland, CA. For those who don't know it - Oakland is the Gourmet capital of the world!...More

Thank LyndaBill
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 354 17th St, Oakland, CA 94612-3335
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-832-1338
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