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Pho Tan

4598 Main St, Vancouver, British Columbia V5V 3R5, Canada
+1 604-873-3345
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good52%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“pho” (17 reviews)
“rare beef” (3 reviews)
“spring rolls” (9 reviews)
Opens in 23 min
Asian, Vietnamese, Soups
$$ - $$$
4598 Main St, Vancouver, British Columbia V5V 3R5, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First of all, we found hair in our pho soup, notified the waitress right away and she just shrug her shoulders and left (WTH?!) My husband ordered the spicy pork hock soup that he tried few weeks ago, except this time there wasn't any pork...More

Thank Relax68376112913
Reviewed August 4, 2018

Local simple Vietnamese food restaurant. very good Chicken Pho Satay Spicy Style and my wife had noodles with chicken and spring roll. Very good and helpful service.

Thank JoelK382
Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

My hubby is always looking for the best Pho soup - and he says that this is #2 beef satay soup ever. The place is definitely "well used" but the service was friendly and fast. My daughter and I shared shrimp salad roll, veggie spring...More

Thank Laurie M
Reviewed November 14, 2017

We don't get to mid Main Street that often, but we were at the farmer's market near by and remembered about this place. A few things, the place is very busy at time, the decor won't make any sense to you, there are things stored...More

Thank ccriderYVR
Reviewed August 26, 2017

Not particularly inviting from the outside, but really friendly service and great food. The waitress, who was also front of house for the take away section, was lovely. She took the trouble to show my daughter how to use chop sticks and explain what sauces...More

Thank Kat652015
Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

Went there at 4pm on a Sunday afternoon, restaurant was empty, we were refused entry because we had a stroller for the little one. Instead of having customers they would rather be empty. Unbelievable.

Thank Gerhard B
Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

Great pho and special cocunut satay soups. Also the spring rolls are amazing as well as the stuffed chicken wings. Everything else on the menu is very solid, so I come here all the time. Also very decent prices and fast and polite service. I'll...More

Thank Nick F
Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

My in laws love this restaurant. They always pre-ordered the food and they claimed that the dishes that they ordered were not from the menu (I've never checked the menu). What they usually order includes crab cooked in beer, an ox tails dish and an...More

Thank ak_and_vic
Reviewed May 21, 2017

I go the extra distance to get to this restaurant as I have a ridiculous passion for their spring rolls. Look I love other dishes too, but when a plate of these land on the table that's what I dig into first. I ordered a...More

Thank Nigel H
Reviewed January 26, 2017 via mobile

Went for some pho. Had the number 14 and my friend the number 15. Beef and noodles. Broth was tasty. Sometimes when I try new pho places the broth doesn't have any flavour. Usually pho broth doesn't have much to begin with but this one...More

Thank Alyssa S
South Main
South Main, or SoMa, is a neighbourhood in upswing.
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converted lofts and studio apartments, what was once
an industrial centre is now a wellspring of vintage
and eco fashion shops, contemporary sawdust-floor
galleries, craft beer joints, and basement acting
studios. All set to an Art Deco background with a
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
10:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4598 Main St, Vancouver, British Columbia V5V 3R5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > South Main
  • Neighbourhood: South Main
  • Phone Number: +1 604-873-3345
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