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Pho 79

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Northwest Virginia Beach
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4816 Virginia Beach Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23462-6711
757-687-7844
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Pine Grove, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We ordered House Special Fried rice, Seafood Pho, Spicy Pho, egg rolls. Each and every dish was great. The phos were piping hot and the fried rice was seasoned perfectly. I do recommend this place.

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Thank lee88psu
Hartford, Connecticut
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153 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been wanting to try pho for a while but didn't have the guts to walk into a foreign restaurant and order something I had never tried, without friends to help me feel less "uneducated" about the cuisine. I had beef pho (kind of like a wonton soup or a ramen) and my husband had a vermicelli dish (grilled... More 

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Thank California-Yankee
Hampton, Virginia
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81 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

While the food was the same as the Hampton and Newport News locations, the atmosphere and service was NOT. We basically waited on ourselves the entire visit, having to get up and ask for more drinks, a take-out box, the check. The restaurant is need of a major deep cleaning, as well as the restrooms. Will definitely stick to Hampton... More 

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Thank FieryLilRedhead
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

This is our go-to-place when we want excellent Vietnamese food, friendly service, comfort food, something good we don't have to prepare, reasonable prices, or take friends. We have never had a bad meal or service there. We just plain like Pho 79 Hilltop. You can also order take out or have it delivered. Hilltop is closer to the Beach than... More 

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Thank John M
DC
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109 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016

I've been eating pho all my life and I know when I come across a good bowl of pho, especially one that's made from the north. This one is close but not perfect. The pho came out hot but it needs to be hotter so that you can dip the rare beef. The broth needs to have a little more... More 

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Thank yeulife
Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
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39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016 via mobile

I really like their eggrolls. The pho ga was ok to me. Good staff and the decor was nice. I would go back again

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Thank Avery H
Fort Walton Beach, Florida
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015

I am sure to visit this place every time I am in town. I love their vermicelli dishes, and crave them! Their boba tea is wonderful, and their service is great. Clean restrooms, and a great variety of food.

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Thank Shannon B
Chesapeake, Virginia
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015

The original Pho 79 is on Virginia Beach Blvd. between Witchduck and Independence and always has great Pho and authentic Vietnamese dishes. That said the other 3 resturants on the South Side (Hilltop VA Beach, 21st Street, Norfolk, and Battlefield Blvd. Cheasapeake have the same great food and staffs. Wherever you are on the South side of Hampton Road Pho... More 

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Thank Jim E
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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190 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

Pho 79 is a very good restaurant for Vietnamese soups. The decor is nice, the service is good and the selection of soups is very good. We have found that the "small" size soup is more than enough.

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Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

A little bit on the expensive side. A friend and I order Pho Tai (Round Steak) a large and a small bowl and is came out to $22 and change. The ambience was really nice, very clean, and everyone was friendly. All in all it was a great experience and I would highly recommend the Pho.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4816 Virginia Beach Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23462-6711
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach>  > Northwest Virginia Beach
  • Neighborhood: Northwest Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: 757-687-7844

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?