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Pho a Dong Restaurant

428 Fitzwilliam St, Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-741-8699
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“pho” (21 reviews)
“spring rolls” (9 reviews)
“soup” (7 reviews)
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Asian, Vietnamese
$$ - $$$
428 Fitzwilliam St, Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

While my recent review is favourable, and remains as such, I must mention that there is one thing that should be addressed, that being the 'bill', or 'receipt'. When the meal is finished, it is quite normal, expected or even customary to have the bill...More

Thank Varmintz
Reviewed 12 February 2017

This is the BEST hot and sour seafood soup on the planet. They start with home made chicken stock. It's amazing and the portions are large!

Thank vaninflo
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Spartan, drab, but clean hole in the wall in the old quarter but cannot complain . Street parking, small establishment . Nice service! Tea for two brought right away, and lemon water a nice touch ! Ordered beef pho soups, one with rare sliced beef...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2016

Nice atmosphere and good service but pretty average Vietnamese fare. Not terrible but not as good as we'd hoped based on reviews. Spring rolls were greasy, soup just ok.

Thank TheJets0ns
Reviewed 24 November 2016

This restaurant is a 5 minute walk from downtown and has an unassuming decor. I had the special pho and it was delicious. The broth was very tasty with a great sweet tang. The soup was served with the expected basil and bean sprouts. The...More

Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 1 September 2016

This is a very nice Vietnamese family owned restaurant, and their food is always amazing!! If you don't know what to order, I personally recommend "COMBINATION DISHES" #42 or #43. They have Vegetarian dishes as well.

Thank foodreviewcollection
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

With HL being closed for 3 weeks I have been running around like a mad woman looking for a replacement, and I'm happy to say Pho A Dong is going to become a regular in my dinner rotation. The broth is well seasoned with good...More

Thank Miss M
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

I think there was a new trainee today so giving it three stars. The soup came out luke warm, not even hot enough to cook the rare beef which ended up chewy and tough. The Thai basil was black... Waited nearly 18 mins for a...More

1  Thank Rebecca J
Reviewed 11 May 2016

The food here is very good, made with good ingredients, when my wife and I visited here, she went for the Pho and enjoyed it, i ordered the Lemon Chicken, with a bubble tea both were delicious.

Thank SpencerTouchie
Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

We have eaten here for over 5years.They got a new cook in 2015.-We have tried it 3 times and had 3 different meals to be fair.We have had the grilled pork with spring rolls over vermicilli,the pho and the hot and sour soup over rice....More

Thank slurpeemama
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Hello there I was wondering whats your store Hours Monday to Sunday?, Whats the Specials Deals during those days? Do you have gluten-free options? Do you have an outdoor patio? is it wheelchair accessibility?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 428 Fitzwilliam St, Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Nanaimo
  • Phone Number: +1 250-741-8699
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