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Pho Basil

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177A Massachusetts Ave, Boston, MA 02115-3009
+1 617-262-5377
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good42%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pho” (39 reviews)
“drunken noodles” (10 reviews)
“yellow curry” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Asian, Thai, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
177A Massachusetts Ave, Boston, MA 02115-3009
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very good classic pho and spring rolls. Couple ipa's which are decent. Fast and friendly service. Will come back!

Thank DTG8888
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved it, great Thai food, loved my green caril, big portion, I looked at other plates so if you are hungry you will be satisfy good service, I will return next time in Boston

Thank rcoimbra
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small place and very popular so be prepared to wait a bit. Consistently good Thai food with a delicious variety of noodles, soups, and entrees -- including a section of low cal choices where you select from about a dozen sauce options (e.g., types of...More

Thank 1diningcouple
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friends recommended and the food did not disappoint. The flavors were full and robust and the quantities ample. I missed not having potato in my Massaman Curry but it was still delicious. Everyone else at the table raved about their food as well. My only...More

Thank Scott S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

No where like this place! The food is out of this world. Have been going here for 3 years, can't wait to continue going for many more.

Thank Taylor D
Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

I just came from Pho Basil a restaurant chosen after reading the reviews on Trip advisor. Honestly I can't recall having had food as bland as this one. It tasted like.....nothing! If we really put our nose to work we smelled a far away fishy...More

Thank Noname0mas0
Reviewed July 26, 2017

An extensive menu of delicious and varied Asian cuisines. A good value and a nice staff. Will return if ever in Boston again.

Thank PDMainetti
Reviewed July 6, 2017

I had the iced tea milk shake like drink, a small bowl of the house specialty soup and a salad to remember. The chicken in the soup, alas, was a trifle chewy. The Vietnamese dressing was exquisite - a fragrant mixture of distinctly Vietnamese flavors...More

Thank seggerman
Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

Real thai ! Good service, cold beer and a real thai cuisine ! One of The best I've tried in US !! As a lover of thaifood I recomend !!

1  Thank Ana P
Reviewed June 25, 2017

Get there early!!! always full, because it's just the best food! Made at the moment....no fast food there. All the plates are simply great!! You can share or chose your own plate. There i nothing I have tried new and not liked it.Some plates are...More

Thank diva c
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 177A Massachusetts Ave, Boston, MA 02115-3009
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Back Bay
  • Neighborhood: Back Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 617-262-5377
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