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SEA Restaurant

741 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-3215
+1 585-473-8031
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“pho” (45 reviews)
“spring rolls” (9 reviews)
“noodles” (8 reviews)
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Asian, Vietnamese
741 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-3215
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Had the pho, both times I was there this week, and was not disappointed. Hot, fresh, tasty, and way more than I could eat. The place was absolutely packed with happy customers on a Monday at lunch time, so it seems like I am not...More

Thank Cheryl M
Reviewed 4 November 2017

We finally got to try the SEA at the Mt. Hope location after being closed due to a fire in that mall area. We both tried the House Vermicelli Noodles, #19. It was a cold, miserable, rainy day so most everyone in the place was...More

Thank Pat H
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

My son and I needed a change from Rochester Italian, so we headed for some pho. We weren't disappointed! We started with crispy egg rolls which were crisp and delicious. I had the beef special pho and the broth was perfume and flavorful. The beef...More

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 28 December 2016

We ordered the House Vermicelli Noodles, which is normally a great cold Vietnamese dish. The noodles were fine, so were the vegetables and sauce. The spring rolls were on the small side, but the real problem was that the pork was overcooked to the consistency...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Have had lunch here several times while fishing near by. Always great food, good service, ambiance, well not so great. Old building, right off of 495, convenient, on street parking. Very reasonable prices, great value. Surprised to find such good Vietnamese food on Rochester.

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 15 October 2016

We were in Rocester for Brick City, the family weekend at Rochester Intitute of Technology. We had a group of eight people who wanted to get dinner of the beaten path. We went to this small cozy Vietnamese restaurant that does not take reservations. We...More

Thank N9919JBpetera
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

The place was packed out and the servers were running around like headless chickens. It took about ten minutes to be seated, which we didn't mind as we could see they were rushed off their feet, but an extra server or even a busser would...More

Thank Kate P
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Taste the broth before you add sauce. Stopped there for PHO. Friendly wait staff. Broth is very flavorful and satisfying. I will stop again next time I am in town. Best PHO so far!!

Thank Kjarosz
Reviewed 1 September 2016

This seems to be the place for the best Vietnamese food in town. The prices are reasonable, portions generous, and food is tasty. It's not exactly a budget restaurant, but it's not a trendy, upscale restaurant either. Still, it tends to attract an urban hipster...More

Thank elleng
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

The dining room is small, and could use remodeling. The menu was decent, and the atmosphere was kind of junky. The food itself (specifically the pho and tofu) was absolutely delicious however. Would visit again.

Thank Chris N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 741 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-3215
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-473-8031
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