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Pho La Jolla

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3211 Holiday Ct, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-0024
+1 858-587-4688
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11:00 - 23:00
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Kentucky
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92 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pho broth was good along with the pho assortment of options. Grilled shrimp was great. Whatever the pork with the pink edge and sticky rice, was a really nice change. Beef fried rice took a LONG time to come out. The Pho with meatballs, broth was good, dog loved the meat balls, me, not so much. Other than the beef... More 

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Thank TXGirlinKY
California
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is one of those places near the UCSD campus so it's filled with students. The waiters aren't going to pamper you, just take your order, quickly, without smiling and back at ya when the food's ready. It's almost like an episode of Seinfeld and the Soup Nazi. And like the Soup Nazi, the pho is really good! If you're... More 

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Thank GlobalJoe
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50 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We went for lunch guided by our usual criteria of seeking out busy places which seem frequented by locals. The place was fairly full but service was efficient and fairly quick. The beef Pho was very tasty, the ingredients were fresh and the spicyness scale was closer to what is probably found in Vietnam. My wife asked for a 5... More 

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Thank Miguel B
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017

I have a place I frequent in Vegas so I am just very critical... The Pho wasnt bad and my boyfriend thought it was great. The only thing I was bothered by was the fact every pho dish was a large only... and it was $9 for pho

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Thank VanessaPerez
SLC, UT
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69 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 December 2016

They were very generous with the meat, and noodles in my bowl. Broth was excellent. Definitely not the best I have ever had, but it was very good. Price was excellent. Staff was very hands off. Let you eat your soup in peace.

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Thank rayinreverse
Long Beach, CA
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016

We came here for lunch on November 26th. We were shown a table but after 10 minutes of trying to get a server, we ended up leaving. Tables near us were getting served but the waiters avoided us and left us at our table for 10 minutes. We are an interracial gay couple, both professional and well dressed. I have... More 

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Thank mlkarny
Omaha
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 November 2016

sitting outside was great. the PHO was incredible. the staff was friendly and accommodating. we each ordered a type of PHO, the rare beef, the combination, and the rare beef with meatballs. we enjoyed them all.

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Thank THFromOmaha
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

I wanted something light for dinner while traveling for work so I stopped into this pho shop on my way home. The restaurant was clean smelled great. They were super busy but I was seated right away. I asked about a spot to plug my phone in (it died and I needed my gps to get back to my hotel... More 

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Thank Samantha W
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

This spot was super yummy and walking distance to the Sheraton La Jolla. No wait and the menu was fairly priced given the area. Recommend very highly!

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Thank Kj683
Prescott Valley, Arizona, United States
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Awesome good! We ate here a more than once. I had the beef stew pho! Super yummy. My only complaint is it was super cold inside. I was unable to sit inside and had to move outside.

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Thank Susan C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3211 Holiday Ct, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-0024
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 858-587-4688

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?