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132 3 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 0B6, Canada
+1 403-264-8174
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Calgary
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125 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Haven't been here for 10+ years because I heard rumors saying original owners sold the business to someone else and the soup and noodles were no longer as good as before, meaning going downhills, so not interested to go anymore. Besides, good Vietnamese noodles in general can be found in either Forest Lawn or somewhere in NE (quiet east). Sounds... More 

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Thank Nora L
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I've been to Pho Hoai a few times. Pho is good so I'll go again for sure. Pictured is plain Pho no beef. Coffee is like $6 though so keep that in mind when ordering!

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Thank Billy D
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

Great pho, you can choose your size of bowl, extra chilli provided and beautiful chicken in pho - breast meat. Simple service and furnishings, but worth it for the food!

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Thank Sophia G
Spokane Valley
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

This is the place to come if you want really good Pho! Service is always bad, but food is good. Highly recommend the Sate Beef Pho.

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Thank Jennifer L
Calgary, Canada
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92 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

Never knew this place existed until recently; tucked away in a tiny strip mall in Chinatown. Sate is excellent, also enjoy the pho. This place is worth a try!

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Thank DCYYC
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78 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016

went here for lunch - was quite busy but the staff is super efficient. The pho came quick and was nice and hot. The broth was flavourful and there was a good mix of meat to noodle.

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Thank Trent N
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

I usually go to Pho Hoai about once a week. The sate is simply to die for. Perfect amount of nuttiness and spice. Their regular pho is also good, but I think the sate is their selling point. Multiple size options are also a nice addition. Definitely come here if you are looking for some spicy soup!

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Thank Brandon B
Vancouver
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142 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

Did not know what to expect when I entered this place with just one other customer! Ordered the original beef pho Extra-Large to share with my bf. We considered just getting 2 small but I convinced him to get the extra large and I was not disappointed! Great portion size for 2 people and a good deal! Pho was tasty,... More 

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Thank ClairVancouver
Calgary, Canada
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492 reviews
262 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 171 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Ordered one rice and one vermicelli dish for take out. Lots of food and friendly service. Beef in both dishes were dry and really no flavour. Given the positive reviews we will stop in again and try the soup. Strike One!

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Thank Challenger01
Canada
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759 reviews
349 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 350 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2015

Some of the best pho we've had in the city (and comparable to that found Vietnam!). Service is very quick and friendly. A really good choice!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese, Soups
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 132 3 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 0B6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-264-8174

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