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Yum Son

522 Victoria St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4K8, Canada
+1 778-463-2234
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“pho” (36 reviews)
“chicken wings” (9 reviews)
“noodle bowl” (6 reviews)
Opens in 8 min
Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
522 Victoria St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4K8, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A nice little restaurant sat at the bar with two friends as it was very busy dinner evening.Even the staff that were off shift enjoying an end of day beverage were very helpfull in deciding both drink and food orders none were dissatisfied and we...More

Thank Ray G
Leah G, Manager at Yum Son, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for your great feedback! Our crew loves to spend time together and we are all very proud to serve great food and drink! Cheers!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food - everyone in our party loved their meals. Highly recommend the Pho. Very nice, clean, and modern decor. Great location in downtown Nelson. The service was also excellent. Our server was very friendly and attentive. He also was a wealth of knowledge about...More

Thank J M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So good! Interesting drinks too. I have tried several things off the menu. ALL were delicious. Their creme brulee is decadently divine. Great place to go on a quiet date or with friends and family. JUST GO! you won't regret it.

Thank ShawnaLL72
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Put meat on the plat and not just a bunch of vegetables. The overall quality of the good is out standing, but I'm from Texas and we eat meat, not just use it show.

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Unbelievable cuisine, Great location,relaxing patio, amazing staff. Luke our server took time to explain where the great local breweries where located and where to get the best coffees around Nelson. Very quaint restaurant with incredible locally sourced food.

1  Thank John B
Leah G, Manager at Yum Son, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

Thank you so much for such great feedback! We are very proud of our staff and our beautiful town!

Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Seven of us went for dinner. We were seated quickly by a very friendly and professional server. Unfortunately the rest of the evening didn't go quite as well. Two of our meals were enjoyed while two more were mediocre but the three chicken pho dishes...More

Thank stewartm791
Leah G, Manager at Yum Son, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

Thank you so much for your feedback on your experience with us. I remember your group and the issues you describe well as I am the one who seated you and then helped to resolve the issue with your hoisin spill. We take the quality...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018

Simply my favourite place to dine in Nelson when I roll through town. I love the Pho Shizzle! I like adding the extra veggies to it for a we'll balanced meal :)

1  Thank 3travellingbears
Leah G, Manager at Yum Son, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

Thank you so much! See you next time you roll through town!

Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Food was fabulous. Very flavourful and attractively presented. Bone broth is superb. Service was friendly and very efficient. Mara was our server. Bartender was very helpful in deciding a drink from their in house recipes. We sat outside. There is a few tables inside too....More

1  Thank valleygirl53
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

I heard about your Caesar’s being the best but I didn’t know the bartender Keri Ann was absolutely hilarious. The best of company after a long days work.

1  Thank Aimee A
Reviewed 24 August 2018

It was very good, we would definitely go again. had the wings and a bowl. recommend the Ceasar! Service was excellent as well.

Thank Judy B
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Yum Son burger was the best of all at Burger week. the huge prawn delicious slaw the duck and pork burger.......Yum
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 522 Victoria St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4K8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +1 778-463-2234
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Yum Son Viet-Modern specializes in Vietnamese cuisine with strong French influence. Well known for our 24hr bone broth, spring rolls, fresh noodle bowls and the best chicken wings in the Kootenays! We also offer a variety of gluten free and vegan dishes packed with flavor and freshness. Yum Son offers a dynamic craft cocktail program and quality wine and beer from around BC and abroad. Happily serving No.6 Coffee Co. and Virtue Artisan Tea, both local to Nelson, BC
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