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Pho 79 Vietnamese Restaurant

12551 Jefferson Ave, Suite 213, Newport News, VA 23602-4399
+1 757-877-1213
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pho” (59 reviews)
“spring rolls” (9 reviews)
“noodles” (10 reviews)
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Asian, Vietnamese, Gluten Free Options
12551 Jefferson Ave, Suite 213, Newport News, VA 23602-4399
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a really good place for a different kind of meal. Any of the various noodle dishes are good, Get spring rolls for an appetizer. A large bowl is sure to fill you up! The service was very good, This is a good place...More

Thank Ric B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here for first time for lunch....good reviews lured us in....service was good and the spring rolls abd vietnamese chicken soup were delicious. Would definitely come back to try more

Thank Dedmedic
Reviewed 16 April 2017

While RVA has great pho restaurants. Pho79 is the best of the best. Love the food, the young vibe, and the great service. My boys would say this is their favorite noodle house, and understandably so. A great restaurant that never disappoints.

Thank smittyODU
Reviewed 27 March 2017

This is the best for a quick flavorful bowl lunch. The fresh ingredients and the authentic broth make for a truly tasteful experience. They can make the stuff so hot you will think they invented hell. I want to thank the servers for rescuing me...More

1  Thank milring
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Interesting place did not look like much. Services was OK. Food 1 to 10. Maybe a 6 or 7. Just ok. Thanks.

Thank Mickey M
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped in based off reviews. Went in around 7 and the place was pretty busy. I order the bun cha gio, vermicelli noodles, veggies, and chopped up eggrolls on top. Food was to my table in less than 5 minutes and was excellent. Nice touch...More

Thank Spicoli76
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Went to this relatively new restaurant in New Town with my brother and his boyfriend, had an AMAZING waiter! He was really funny and made me laugh the whole time I was there. The food was also equally as amazing. Great place and great staff...More

Thank Kendallisthebae
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Grabbed a quick lunch here and really enjoyed my pho. Restaurant was very crowded for lunch (I view as a good sign) so I sat at the bar and had a traditional bowl of pho. The restaurant is still a bit new and working out...More

Thank WahooWineaux
Reviewed 25 November 2016

We were really looking forward to this new restaurant opening. Unfortunately, we found it to be flavorless and ordinary. We love Vietnamese food, but found this without merit. Far far better is Pho Chopstcks which seems to be more authentic ( also a newish addition...More

Thank artgallerygal
Reviewed 21 November 2016

The Pho here is fantastic, specially number 7, make sure to add more Thai Basil and Lime as well as the various sauces to your Pho

Thank Alex L
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Is beer and wine served here?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12551 Jefferson Ave, Suite 213, Newport News, VA 23602-4399
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Newport News
  • Phone Number: +1 757-877-1213
  • E-mail
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