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Pho 501

501 Main St, Ste 5, East Hartford, CT 06118-1002
+1 860-569-3700
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“noodles” (8 reviews)
“beef” (18 reviews)
“spring rolls” (10 reviews)
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Asian, Vietnamese, Soups
501 Main St, Ste 5, East Hartford, CT 06118-1002
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We got take out - the serving was huge and it was one of the best Pho I have ever had. It comes in a large deli takeout container with a bag of goodies (mint, lime, sprouts, spices, etc) that you can mix in as...More

Thank Vacati0nMania
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Great food, every time. We eat here at least a few times a month and have never been disappointed!!!

Thank Matt S
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been coming to pho 501 for the past 14 years with my family after church every Sunday. The quality of the food and service has been declining over the years. Today was the last day I will be coming here. We called ahead for...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

When you are seated, you won’t get a menu. It is a very simple walk mounted menu which is just a few options based on the day. No vegetarian options but you can get pho without meat but the broth is beef. The pho is...More

Thank j3ffr3y111
Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

Dont expect a fancy place but what a great flavor, I got the beef noodles and I really love them. If you are in town take time to go there

Thank MarcoC997
Reviewed November 22, 2017

This is a basic "no frills" place with a very simple menu (just a couple pho choices and spring roll - and different choices on different days). The pho was delicious, the service was friendly and quick, and the prices were reasonable. Will definitely return...More

Thank roinuj63
Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

The pho was outstanding. Highly recommend coming to this restaurant just be sure you have time to wait as there is always a line for a table.

Thank JohnJessica0703
Reviewed July 22, 2017

I love Pho and this place was okay. they only serve Pho and Shrimp Spring Rolls which is okay but I wish they did other Vietnamese food. It is always extremely busy and I have always had to wait. Pho is the only soup I...More

2  Thank Bella S
Reviewed July 4, 2017

We came here on Easter - I know, huh - and had great Pho. I had the beef and my husband had the shrimp. They had run out of the Chicken Pho. I guess they have a couple of other choices sometimes on the weekends,...More

Thank BeachesAreBest123
Reviewed June 11, 2017

This place serves really excellent Vietnamese beef soup. Some days they have chicken soup and/or shrimp soup, but I've never had them. The menu is really limited but the food is very good! The soup is served with basil, sprouts, and a lime. Pepper sauce...More

Thank agnitfom2000
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 Main St, Ste 5, East Hartford, CT 06118-1002
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  East Hartford
  • Phone Number: +1 860-569-3700
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