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Pho 79

2529 Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55404-4247
+1 612-871-3226
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“bean sprouts” (4 reviews)
“spring rolls” (5 reviews)
“soup” (5 reviews)
Closes in 15 min
10:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly
2529 Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55404-4247
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was delicious. They have a great selection of Vietnamese food, as well as a Chinese buffet. However, my server was not very attentive. I had to flag her down just to get more water and to get my check. Also, be aware that...More

Thank ekelleman88
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Arrived around 11am. Restaurant was clean, service was fast, & food was great! I would recommend this place to others.

Thank Lsy Y
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Pho 79 is a Minneapolis staple. I've been there many times, and I really enjoy the bun tofu and bun mock dock. The Bahn mi sandwiches are served on a delicious crusty bread. The spring rolls and crispy egg rolls are tasty. Order extra fish...More

Thank MinnesotanTraveler
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

This serves a small buffet and a menu. When I'm by myself, I order off the menu, when it's more people with me, we'll do the buffet. Both parts are amazing. I love the buffet. It's so good and tasty. Their buffet is like gourmet....More

Thank Divilat
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Came in for early dinner. Maybe they deserve 3.5 stars. I had vegetarian Bun (Rice vermicelli salad). It was pretty good, but lacked fresh basil leaves. They get points for an extensive menu and low prices, but lose point for minimal service and a bathroom...More

Thank R C
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Sat in the dingy small part of the restaurant. Very good broth and noodles. Great spring rolls too! Foreign basil tastes foreign.

Thank JohnMcRoyson
Reviewed 11 May 2017

the food was good, the bad rating is for the check out. I gave her a $100 bill and she tried to give me change for a $50. I had to argue with her to get my full amount back. due to this, I will...More

Thank lilladi1970
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

We were in the area where Our son will be attending college in the fall. Decided to go to Pho 79 as we had had some to go dishes from there years ago that we liked. Both my husband and son had Pho dishes which...More

1  Thank HappyTrvlrMn
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Lucky this place is located less than a mile from the University of Minnesota's research labs on the Saint Paul campus because it would require the strongest microscope they own in order to find any pork in the pork egg rolls at Pho 79. I...More

Thank Scott P
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Quang was busy the first time and then not taking credit cards the second time, but I really wanted some pho. So we tried this place - it's not much from the outside, but I was so happy that we came in. They have a...More

1  Thank Danae_H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2529 Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55404-4247
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-871-3226
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