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Pho '79 Restaurant

6909 Staples Mill Rd, Richmond, VA 23228
+1 804-627-2200
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good49%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pho” (8 reviews)
“bean sprouts” (2 reviews)
“spring rolls” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Vietnamese, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
6909 Staples Mill Rd, Richmond, VA 23228
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Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Vietnamese Noodle place. I ordered the shrimp/pork clear noodle soup. Quite tasty served with spring rolls. Good service.

Thank parisbaby2_11
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Specializing in Pho (Hanoi Beef soup) and other Vietnamese specialties. Never tried Vietnamese before,but is was good and plentiful. Only two other couples dining, on also a first timer.

Reviewed 21 January 2016

Well I suppose I could stop with the title. You get it I am sure. This is not an area known for the quality of its restaurants or the neighbourhood. A little too far out of town for the smart set and the only local...More

3  Thank Iain W
Reviewed 31 December 2015

I have been coming here off and on for the past 8 years. It's not my go to Pho joint because my wife does not like it as much as me. When i go solo from work I stop in for a large bowl of...More

Thank Stopurcomplaining
Reviewed 5 December 2015

Hey, believe me when I tell you you can't go wrong with this place. I love their rice paper rolls and though I can't tell you what item I eat the most I can tell you there hasn't been a bad choice yet. The people...More

Thank Midnight10
Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

For years we have eaten spring rolls, pho ga and other delicious dishes. Even though we live an hour away, we try to go as often as possible. We really enjoy the service and talking to the owner.

Thank Oline G
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Great pho and springrolls. Service and environment typical of a noodle house, but the food is stellar and pricing is perfect. A great stop if you are craving Pho.

Thank gomavs2004
Reviewed 12 April 2015

This restaurant must have changed owners or rebranded recently. It is now called Pho House of Noodle. Regardless of the name change, the Pho was good. I would opt for a Small or Large bowl. It is not a high-end Pho shop. Do not expect...More

Thank P S
Reviewed 3 February 2015

I've been to a zillion Vietnamese restaurants and admittedly order the same feast each time. A huge bowl of PHO soup (differing meats tho, usually beef), the cold spring rolls in white rice paper with shrimp/pork and peanut sauce, the fried spring rolls with fish...More

1  Thank matapeake
Reviewed 21 March 2013 via mobile

Love to hit Pho79 for lunch and I go there frequently. The food and service are great! Highly recommend if you like Vietnamese soup.

1  Thank StoutHokie
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6909 Staples Mill Rd, Richmond, VA 23228
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-627-2200
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