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395 Azalea Rd, Mobile, AL 36609-1963
+1 251-414-2710
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

There may be another pho joint in mobile now. But this one is the best because of portions, taste and friendly service. Wait staff is friendly, and swift on service. $8 for a giant bowl of flank steak pho! (The #9 - trust me, it's where pho newbies should start. Just steak, no tendon or tripe.) Trimmings of bean sprouts,... More 

Thank daytrippinbelle
Topeka, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2015

I've eaten here several times, the first by recommendation of a very picky friend. It's terrific. The decor is basic -- simple chairs and tables. The food, though, is incredible. The broth they use for pho is spiced correctly and very flavorful. The prices are great, too, with a large bowl of pho coming in under $8.

1 Thank Stephen K
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68 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2014 via mobile

Went here on Saturday night for dinner with husband. Place had about 4 tables filled, was well lit, and the server was quick and courteous. I had chicken pho. Fresh sprouts, basil, and two slices of pepper. Broth was very tasty and slices of chicken Breast were tender. Husband had beef and spring roll vermicelli bowl. Beef was sweet and... More 

3 Thank Shirleygirley
Jacksonville, Florida
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27 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2014

My wife and I had the pho and my son had the rice and pork. The pho itself was poor to fair, the veggies were not fresh, the ambiance was drab and dated. I was just passing through the area but would not recommend this restaurant if you're looking for good Vietnamese fare.

1 Thank Minh T
Enterprise, Alabama
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20 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2014

If you are looking for traditional Vietnamese cooking, you are looking for Pho 88. IT IS SO GOOD! It is my favorite Asian restaurant in Mobile. I enjoy the noodle dishes the most, but the soups are equally good. All the dishes have a great price and the portions are huge. A couple could definitely split a meal and be... More 

1 Thank Mary B
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74 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2014 via mobile

The portions were huge! Amazing flavors, especially loved the soup. Think delicious Asian food served in a diner-like atmosphere. We stopped to eat here because it was on the way to where we were going and it had good TripAdvisor reviews: next time Pho 88 will be the destination because the food is worth the journey.

Thank OneGoodCook
Mobile, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2013

After living in Mobile for 3 years and trying a couple of other Vietnamese places, we finally made it to Pho 88. They have fast, friendly service, and the food is great. We normally get a bowl of Pho. We prefer the Hue style, #7. It's the spiciest on the menu. We've also tried other dishes like beef chow fun... More 

Thank TheRealBobF
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28 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2012 via mobile

I love this place! Its a small family feeling atmosphere.. I am a huge fan of Vietnamese food and especially pho noodles and these were awesome! I go there all the time now its a regular stop for me when I'm craving noodles!

Thank briansaxon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2012

We love this quaint little place. I've been hooked since I had their #9 Pho, extra large. I get it often there with an excellent Durian smoothie - the best ever! My wife has tried numerous other items on the menu, and I've tasted them all - and we've both been extremely pleased. I think this could very well be... More 

Thank Culinaryappreciation
Mobile, Alabama
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2011

Bun cha gio, I think it's called, is excellent! It's a rice vermicelli salad with lettuce, cucumber, carrots, finely chopped peanuts, cilantro, with 4(yes 4!) crispy egg rolls(really spring rolls but they call them egg rolls) on top. It's served with a fish sauce that is not fishy just delicious! Also their spring rolls(which are really summer rolls) are pretty... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Vietnamese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 395 Azalea Rd, Mobile, AL 36609-1963
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Mobile
  • Phone Number: +1 251-414-2710

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?