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Pho 88

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1270 Westford St, Lowell, MA 01851-5222
+1 978-452-7300
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Tewksbury, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good beef noodle soup, big bowl for under $10, parking sometimes could be a pain but not bad considering there are over 10 shops in that small strip mall,

1 Thank seangannem
Boston, Massachusetts
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75 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Don't let the strip mall presentation fool you. The food is darn good, and the place was PACKED. There was a steady stream of folks coming in for take out, and waiting in line for a table.

1 Thank MuddyGurl
Acton, Massachusetts
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

I love the food here, that is why we keep coming back despite the service. We always are polite and leave a good tip but tonight my guy got zero tip. Why should an appetizer and bowl of soup take two hours? On a Tuesday night? I had to ask for the bill twice and then I just went and... More 

Thank Loves2dineout365
Boston, MA
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36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

This place is always busy; with wonderful service and fresh and delicious food. We've been there numerous times and keep coming back - always a pleasant experience.

1 Thank MilanaGirl
Boston, Massachusetts
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37 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

I have been to Pho 88 numerous times, and I always order the same thing-- No. 14 extra large beef noodle soup. It used to be excellent because the soup was so naturally flavorful. Nowadays, however, MSG seems to have sneaked into the soup (because after the meal, I feel thirsty and my neck seems to be 10 inches thicker... More 

Thank dat0da
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Got spring fresh rolls (good), Pad Thai (ok, light on seasoning) and beef vermicelli soup (good). Soup came with a bone and some good hot sauce. Would go back and try two other dishes.

1 Thank Derek L
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

This is one of our favorite place in the Chelmsford area. Good value, quality and price. Always tasty and good service.

Thank elayne l
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

For a highly rated restaurant, the service was indifferent and the wait staff was not welcoming. Food was authentic but not too great. I think it needs some TLC!

Thank Radha K
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

This is our go-to place for Vietnamese food. The wonton soup is outstanding. I usually prefer Bun or Rice Plates but have tried several other dishes there and they were all delicious. We love to go there with all the family.

1 Thank skatoula
Lowell, Massachusetts
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65 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We have never had a bad meal at pho 88! Everything is so yummy! We usually get their pho special and an order of their spring rolls with peanut sauce! You can't go wrong with anything on their menu though!

1 Thank kerri9888

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Asian, Vietnamese
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1270 Westford St, Lowell, MA 01851-5222
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Lowell
  • Phone Number: +1 978-452-7300

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