We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book On TripAdvisor Bonus Book your hotel on TripAdvisor — then save 20% on things to do for your trip. Use code BOOKTOSAVE.

Phocali

Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
1631 W 3500 S, West Valley City, UT 84119-3313
(801) 972-2808
Today
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

9 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 9: English reviews
Midvale, Utah
Level Contributor
27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

The restaurant is clean and looks new inside. It wasn't very busy when I went in. I was the only customer, but two more couples and one family (Vietnamese--I heard them speaking) did come in while I was dining with my daughter (they have high chairs--that look like they need cleaning). I ordered Pho Dat Biet, spring rolls with pork... More 

Helpful?
Thank Yanchrs
jacksonville
Level Contributor
96 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

We enjoyed food at this small restaurant. Set in a small strip mall, restaurant simple but nicer than described in some other reviews. We loved the pho shrimp - regular size was enormous bowl of fragrant broth, shrimp and noodles. Fried rice seasoned with cilantro, which gave it a very fresh taste. Tasty food, great value.

Helpful?
Thank CeadmileJacksonville
Herriman, Utah
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Good service, very good pho, spring rolls were real fresh. The place was very clean, not real fancy just a nice eating joint.

Helpful?
Thank tabc202
Salt Lake
Level Contributor
15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015 via mobile

They have some of the best Pho we've ever had. I load mine up with extra lime and a lot of Hou San sauce and I just love it. You can get extra beef if you are real hungry. They have a new location near Win Co in Midvale that is just as good.

Helpful?
Thank Curtis W
Utah
Level Contributor
47 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

I just crave pho. There are many pho restaurants in this area. I have been to most. I've been ordering the same thing at most of them in order to really compare them. Pho Cali has the best broth of any of those I've tried. Very flavorful and not greasy. The noodle portion is quite large and they give you... More 

Helpful?
Thank JoeDirtay
Salt Lake City, Utah
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

This place is a great little place that you could easily drive by and not know it exists. It's a simple little restaurant with a great menu and the food does not disappoint. I've been to Phocali twice now and both times the service and food were awesome. I'd recommend it to anyone.

Helpful?
Thank Dakota H
Utah
Level Contributor
41 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

We have been in search of the best Pho in SLC. I think we have found it. This is NOTthe kind of place you take your business partners to impress them. In fact, clean clothes might be considered to be overdressed! It is just a hole-in-the-wall in a strip center. But it is clean, locally owned, and the Pho is... More 

Helpful?
Thank tombo081649
Los Angeles, CA
Level Contributor
94 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2012

Geez! Finally! A decent Vietnamese restaurant in the Salt Lake area! I have tried so many Vietnamese restaurants looking for decent pho and bun (the vermicelli noodle salad bowl) and FINALLY I found Pho Cali. You know good pho by the soup and the soup was awesome. Fresh, flavored just right, not too salty, not too sweet, just right. And... More 

Helpful?
Thank YellowGazelle
Salt Lake City, Utah
Level Contributor
11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2012

Small restaurant, but the Pho broth is exceptional. The traditional garnish of bean sprouts, peppers and basil is always freshly washed and fresh looking.

Helpful?
Thank komatsuSLC

Travelers who viewed Phocali also viewed

West Valley City, Wasatch Range
West Valley City, Wasatch Range
 
West Valley City, Wasatch Range
West Valley City, Wasatch Range
 

Been to Phocali? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Vietnamese
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1631 W 3500 S, West Valley City, UT 84119-3313
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Wasatch Range  >  West Valley City
  • Phone Number: (801) 972-2808

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Phocali staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?