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Pho Van

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2120 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4420
+1 412-281-7999
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  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
2120 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4420
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was making photos in Pittsburgh and decided to eat here based on recommendations of friends. Have had pho at other Vietnamese restaurants so am familiar with how the food should taste. The pho was good but like others have said nothing special though it has...More

Thank Truckie351
Reviewed May 1, 2018

Whenever we are in Pittsburgh, we try to eat here. Wonderful fresh food, good service, pleasant atmosphere.

Thank bookworm337
Reviewed April 1, 2018

We took a group there after a wonderful tour of our great Contemporary Craft site. Most of us had one or another version of their pho. I don't think they're used to serving a group of 8, but our server soldiered on. I thought my...More

Thank edward19
Reviewed February 16, 2018

The pho was pretty standard. Tasty, but nothing special. However, it featured a massive amount of meat. Some might view this as positive. I for one could not finish the meat. I really enjoyed the food though. The Vietnamese iced coffee is excellent for a...More

Thank Taurine330
Reviewed January 6, 2018

Great food but disappointing service. I can't believe that four servers could be missing from the fundamentals of customer service. Brutally cold outside, we hunker in, there are a few empty tables that need to be cleared and cleaned, and we are told to wait....More

Thank sherpes h
Reviewed January 2, 2018 via mobile

The pho broths were wonderfully complex and flavorful. I really enjoyed the spicy beef pho. The service was effecient and friendly. Great lunch!

Thank Chuck S
Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

The broth for their pho was as good as the homemade pho I am use to eating. Small clean restaurant with other amazing food too!

Thank Amanda B
Reviewed November 26, 2017

I must say I did enjoy the Vegetarian Pho sans tofu but it was quite salty. I had previously given their pho five stars but must bring it down one now due to the salt level. My husband had the shrimp bowl which was great....More

Thank Anniie325
Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

Decided to take a stroll for dinner and came across the nice little gem. I started with some egg rolls and the green papaya salad for my entree. Both dishes were delicious, perfectly spiced and a nice surprise. My friend ordered the Chicken Pho, the...More

Thank 599allank
Reviewed August 8, 2017

I love Vietnamese food and have had it in many cities...this was OK. The portions were not as large as other places I've been but it was fine. Again, good but nothing special.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2120 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4420
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Strip District
  • Neighborhood: Strip District
  • Phone Number: +1 412-281-7999
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