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6000 Scholarship, Inside the 3000 Plaza, Irvine, CA 92612-4421 (Jamboree and Dupont)
+1 949-724-1236
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 16:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Irvine, California
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am usually not a big fan of Vietnamese foods but this place changes my mind completely. It has everything I would want for a healthy Asian food. I highly recommend it. Try the fried eggrolls which is to die for and any of the Noodle Soup will blow you away. The soup base is amazing and I never tasted... More 

Thank Nidnid1955
Lake Forest, California
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140 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016

As a juror in a five-day trial at the Harbor Justice Center (on Jamboree at Campus in Newport Beach), I decided to eat lunch at five nearby cafes/fast food joints that were within walking distance (half-mile) from the Justice Center. As a rule, I avoid fast food joints and chain-owned cafes, except in an emergency. My criterion for judging these... More 

Thank Robert D
Dana Point, California
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255 reviews
199 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We have been going to this modern Vietnamese eatery in Irvine for the past 3+ years and so far it has delivered consistently. The recent visit was no different... Shrimp Sugarcane rolls are our favorite.. Crunchy, Fresh and very satisfying. Pho is not exactly authentic but very tasty and flavorful... Shaken beef is AMAZING and also one of our favorites...... More 

Thank PG13LA
Orange County, California
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27 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Great happy hour, lots of regulars/locals, friendly staff. Love the mini pho - chicken or beef. Beef skewers are delicious.

1 Thank akimi
Irvine, California, USA
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111 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2016

This place is hard to find and harder to park. You really have to park in the structure behind it, but there is no charge for the parking. I eat primarily vegan and this place is ideal for me. They make delicious pho and have one that is totally vegan. I have been told the other ones are also good.... More 

Thank Ron M
Boston, Massachusetts
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20 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2016

Discovered this restaurant by accident and absolutely love it. My partner and I had a great time the two times we have been there. At a reasonable price, the special pho is excellent with a tasty broth and rivals any other that I've had since the UK. The tuna ahi rolls were also very tasty. The staff are extremely kind... More 

Thank kxliu19
Sydney, Australia
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58 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

This was outstanding. The speed of service and quality was second to none. Great place to find well prepared authentic Vietnamese food. All of the staff were friendly and attentive

1 Thank grillsg
Leawood, Kansas
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216 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2015

We ate at Phans 55 with a few friends in early September I was disappointed with the food. I thought it would be more flavorful. I chose this restaurant based on other reviews. I would not recommend this particular restaurant

Thank Cheryl S
Paso Robles, California
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45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2015

Nothing good to say. Very noisy. apathetic staff. Pretends to be Asian fusion but is nothing more than an untrained fast food kitchen staff preparing Panda Express quality food at fine dining prices. STAY AWAY

Thank Marshall P
Templeton, California
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129 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2015

The food is fair--one of my favorites, the Vietnamese crepe was prepared to poorly that it was falling apart. The fish was well prepared, the summer rolls were only so-so. I have prepared better ones myself. The prices are high and the service was mediocre. We will not be returning! Maybe it was because it was Sunday night and it... More 

1 Thank templetongirl

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Asian, Vietnamese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
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: 6000 Scholarship, Inside the 3000 Plaza, Irvine, CA 92612-4421
    (Jamboree and Dupont)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Irvine
  • Phone Number: +1 949-724-1236

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?