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Pho Chef

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3540 W Dublin Granville Rd, Columbus, OH 43235-2799
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Columbus, Ohio
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I've had Pho soup at several places in Columbus and the one at Pho Chef is the best. Can't comment on anything else on the menu.

Thank Gabriel C
Dublin, Ohio
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386 reviews
277 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

We've been to to this place a couple of times. Got done takeout from Pho-Chef most recently. We wanted one of their ban-mi sandwiches but they were out. Got the beef Pho and the vermicelli with shrimp and pork. For appetizers we got the cold rice wrap, which is a soft Vietnamese spring roll with shrimp. The roll was quite... More 

Thank Ness S
Columbus, Ohio
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66 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

Went to this restaurant this weekend as we live just around the corner. We tried the Pad Thai and the Grilled Chicken Lemongrass Soup Bowl. Did not care for the Pad Thai. The flat noodles were chewy, the dish just lacked flavor. Have had much better Pad Thai at other Columbus area restaurants. Lemongrass chicken was ok. Chicken was tender... More 

Thank DDM137
Clarkston, Michigan
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612 reviews
443 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 207 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

First time here. Walked in and was greeted and pointed to a table. I sat down and the server came right away and took my drink order. My order came right away and it was delicious. Everything was great here for lunch. Prices are reasonable. The restaurant was clean. Gladly go back.

Thank JeffreyTravel
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I decided to try this place. The waitress was not very attentive send had no personally. She talked monotone the whole time. I had to tell her twice what I wanted to drink. My wife asked for a recommendation on what to get. She said, soup. Problem, there are about 15-20 different dishes with soup. She then.pointed... More 

Thank John B
Columbus, Ohio
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48 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

I travel a lot in Asia for work, and I have a lot of difficulty eating Asian food in the US because it's just not the same. Pho is a traditional soup dish from Vietnam, with lots of noodles and some meat or fish. I had the spicy beef pho, it's really spicy so be ready. It was really good... More 

Thank 11SJ987
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28 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

What a gem hidden in a strip mall! The service was prompt. I ordered the spicy chicken curry soup noodle bowl which was delicious, spicy, and fresh. My kids love pho so I will be back with them.

Thank T B
Columbus, United States
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149 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

I visit Pho Chef regularly, as their food is tremendous. I particularly adore the Curry Tofu Fried Rice, which is plenty large enough for a meal. Their spring rolls are great too. Prices are fair. The only reason I don't give it five stars is bc the ambiance is lacking, it's a plain restaurant. Oh - try their bubble tea,... More 

Thank Daniel D
Columbus, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2015

Thank you Pho Chef for delicious, authentic food presented beautifully. Service was friendly and fast and the staff was eager to talk to us when we had questions. I hope this restaurant continues to do well!

Thank Rosenna15
Chicago, Illinois
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614 reviews
441 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 208 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2015

I had lunch here a few weeks ago while in town for work. My local colleague hadn't dined here, but I saw it was popular on TA so we gave it a try. We were seated immediately and our server was ready for our order right away...apparently many people dine here quickly! My colleague isn't adventurous (meat and potatoes guy),... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Vietnamese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3540 W Dublin Granville Rd, Columbus, OH 43235-2799
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Columbus

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