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Saigon Pho Carlton

106 Lygon Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 9654 9653
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“pho” (23 reviews)
“spring rolls” (5 reviews)
“soup” (9 reviews)
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Asian, Vietnamese
106 Lygon Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 5 March 2017

We visited last month with friends. The service was fast and friendly. We had no problems getting a table. We ordered Pho and spring rolls, both tasty. Found it to be great value for money here. Would definitely return.

Thank deathbyblackcat
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

The most authentic Vietnamese noodle restaurant I have been in Melbourne. Fantastic service, our dish was great and very taste full. Busy restaurant but we were lucky to get a table that night. Will definitely visit more frequently.

Thank Dirk H
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We had a group of 6 come along and they seated us fine, although we did go out at 5:30pm. You probably wouldn't want a larger group coming here. It's intimate and very traditional. They specialise in Pho and it's delicious (and I'm not a...More

Thank MonochromeDelirious
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We only ever get the pho - chucked or beef. It's reliably good, great broth, super cheap - which explains why it's always full of students. The day we went service was pretty slow given it wasn't that crowded but we had time to spare....More

Thank Anne T
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Visited on a weekday for dinner, the place wasn't filled when we first came but more people came progressively after that. Ordered the Gỏi Cuốn (Vietnamese rice paper rolls with Prawn and Pork) and Phở bò đặc biệt (special beef combination with beef, brisket, tendon,...More

Thank travellingcuriocity
Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

This pho contains lots of MSG. The only reason I know this is that after eating a bowl today I felt very unwell. I called the restaurant and asked if the pho contained MSG and they confirmed it did. I asked why they don't make...More

1  Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Turned up early on a Sunday night based on reviews on Trip advisor, left 35min. later very disappointed. Can't believe so many other reviewers got it so wrong, so can only imagine it was either our early arrival that caught them short, or a brain...More

1  Thank coffeenut64
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Everything you could hope for in a bowl of pho. Spot on and cheap.great service, fast service with a smile

Thank Trent A
Reviewed 9 March 2016

Had the chilli beef noodle soup and it was perfect. Got takeaway and it was still hot when I got back to accommodation. Only had to wait a few minutes for order even through they were busy.

Thank Janine C
Reviewed 1 March 2016 via mobile

Had been craving a good Pho since my last visit to vietnam. This pho did not disappoint!! I had a small beef pho. The beef was cooked to my perfection (still red on the inside) and was so tender. Herbs, chilli, sprouts, lemon and sauces...More

Thank Ess-p123
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 Lygon Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9654 9653
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