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18059 W Catawba Ave Ste 5, Cornelius, NC 28031-3805
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Cornelius, North Carolina
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

I come here at least once a week. The place might not look like much but the food is out of this world. I tried pho every where I go but found non better. The staff is all so friendly, you feel at home.

Thank dbeye
Mooresville, North Carolina
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178 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 235 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Eddie Z here again.stopped here for lunch today with my stepson Michael.On his recommendation we both had the chicken chop suey with no rice and extra veggies and it was outstanding. Very fresh food and an owner who couldn't be any nicer.I am looking forward to returning here and having his chicken noodle soup which by the way,lots of people... More 

1 Thank Ed Z
Greensboro, North Carolina
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

We are visiting our daughter who lives very close to this restaurant and decided to try it. ChickenLemongrass vermicelli bowl was excellent and so was the Pho Soup.. Plus, the owner could not have been any nicer and more accommodating. This place is authentic good!! I recommend it

Thank sbnoodle1
Cornelius, North Carolina
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

John, the owner, is part of the attraction here. He is friendly and cares about his customers. His children often helps out at the restaurant. This is a great family owned and run restaurant. This is the only place we go to for Vietnamese, because it is right here in town and it is as authentic as they come. We're... More 

Thank derivativeann
Maiden, North Carolina
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39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2015

Simply the best PHO soup I've ever had. There menu has MUCH MORE to offer but I enjoy the PHO. Staff and Owner are wonderful!

Thank Jim Y
Huntersville, North Carolina
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

Are there better places for pho? Yes. Are they anywhere near the area? No. The crispy quail is AWESOME. The pho Thai is the best that I've found in the area. It's good, and the hoisin and siracha add depth of flavor to make it really good. I will keep coming back.

Thank tituschristina
Raleigh, North Carolina
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293 reviews
210 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2015

I'm the type of guy that loves to try different types of food from different cultures and ethnicities. Fortunately, I have a buddy that hasn't had the same opportunities but doesn't shy away from trying new things. He's never had Vietnamese before. I wanted to get him properly introduced and still visit a place that I haven't frequented yet. Pho... More 

Thank Aspiring_Critic
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37 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

Have eaten here twice now. First time so so this time same. Will be taking a bit longer drive next craving pho to another place. Friendly wait staff. Fresh rolls not the best I have had. Not sure if other dishes are better.

Thank Ras6996
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015

I have been driving by this place for years and finally went for lunch with friends and loved it. The quail appetizer was very good and the rare beef soup was even better. The place is small and is family owned you might have to wait for a table.

Thank Bluemandolin
North Carolina
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56 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2015

This little restaurant is a go-to for us. We've never had a bad meal. For appetizers, the quail is a no-brainer. The charbroiled pork with vermicelli is never disappointing, and the coconut water drink is really a treat. Can't go wrong with this restaurant.

1 Thank marcopolo1951

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Vietnamese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18059 W Catawba Ave Ste 5, Cornelius, NC 28031-3805
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Cornelius

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