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Pho Bang Restaurant

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157 Mott St, New York City, NY 10013-4230
+1 212-966-3797
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10:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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6 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly stuff. Big portions, a plate full of rice or noodles would be enough for anyone. Quite tasty and relatively cheap.

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Thank Teaman R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

This is my go-to place in Chinatown for pho. Their big bowl of beef noodles will satisfy the biggest of appetites and is simply delicious. Growing up in the neighborhood, I make my way back here for noodles and grilled chicken rice (#55) when the craving hits... and it hits often!

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Larissa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

We have choosed it for dinner time. The food was very good and at very good price. Service was also excellent. I recomend it for sure.

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Tromso, Norway
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

In short, as the title says, the food was cheap, plentiful and tasty. The interior was a bit worn and dim, but the service was excellent once we found a server who spoke English. Pho was delicious. I also highly recommend an iced Vietnamese coffee with condensed milk to finish off the meal.

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Thank Sigve L
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

I used to come here all the time as they had the best pho. I left NY in 2014 and when I was back in 2015, I came here right away to fix my pho craving but it tasted different. I thought maybe is the chef's day off so went back again after 2weeks but the pho still doesn't taste... More 

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Thank Nana L
New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

I eat pho at least once a week, and I came here because it had great reviews. Hmm...it IS good, better than good, but I've had much better. I wouldn't get on the train to come here, and there are other places in NY that I do/would. It's good, it's cheap, but there are a few thing missing, like no... More 

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Walldorf, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

This place is packed with Vietnamese, which is already a good sign. Besides the classics like pho, summer and spring rolls, there are specials on the menu - tried a few and all were delicious. Beer (Tsingdao or Heineken) is served, although it is not on the menu. Staff is also authentic - friendly but determined, and prices are fair.

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Thank dkbe
Sydney
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

had spring roll and beef slice pho. volumy and vegis. not oliy at all, which is healthy after eating too much foods. tea served there is also delicious. i liked the place.

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Thank Garga2
Cape Breton Island, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2016

Great value for money, dishes were excellent and fresh. The waiter was most helpful with recommendations and very charming in teaching us a few nice words in Vietnamese. We were a group of 4 friends and everyone left feeling satisfied and happy. Have highly recommended this restaurant to other friends already and would gladly return.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

Really delicious dinner. We all enjoyed our meals. The interior is nothing special but don't let that put you off, the food is good and very fairly priced.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 157 Mott St, New York City, NY 10013-4230
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-966-3797

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Staying in Chinatown

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Chinatown
Bursting with an amazing array of sights, sounds, and smells on every block, a visit to Chinatown feels like entering a different world. It’s a colorful spectacle that gets even more crowded on weekends, when families stream in to enjoy huge dim sum feasts and to stock up at the markets on Mott Street. To take a break from the buzz, grab something sweet from one of the many bakeries in the area and head to Columbus Park, where many Chinatown residents exercise, play games, and chat the day away.
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