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Pho Bien Seafood

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14 Pho Trang Thi, Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
+84 4 3928 5757
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Anchorage, Alaska
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591 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 220 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Pho Bien restaurants are where I go to eat delicious seafood in Ha Noi :)) the location in the Hoan Kiem District sits upstairs of the FiviMart grocery store, and has several private rooms for special events... the main dining area is vast and can accommodate lots of folks as well. Aquariums hold fresh fish & shellfish, and the... More 

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Australia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Got taken through the first section of the restaurant but had to ask to keep moving as the smell wasn't good. Sat at the back on our own. Had to continually call waiters over despite their being an abundance of them! Food was good though. Asked for the bill 4 times with 4 different waiters that were standing around and... More 

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016

We spend our lunch and dinner few times in Pho Bien Trang Thi for some reasons not becaused it's special. Few years ago it's really great, but with the quickly born and raised of many great seafood restaurants in the town as now, this place should be renovated the layout/ appearance. Like sitting dinner in the tile roof area, and... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016

We had dinner in this restaurant. It was nice restaurant, spacious and cozy if it is not many visitors. The food was great and fresh.

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Thank Paramita S
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

I guess we arrived "late" for lunch (around 2). A staff of youngsters were delegated to stay back and did a great job. The toilets were being cleaned - an inconvenient advantage. The food was terrific - spring rolls and steamed fish the highlights.

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Opava
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

I've visited 2 times, as was very close to my hotel. Servis is good but, not many people speak English. Food was very tasty, only my last visit I choosed fish, which was not very good.

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Sydney, Australia
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42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

Im sorry i cant really comment on the food as we didn't get that far. My husband an i had walked past this restaurant during the day while exploring hanoi. Although not near our hotel we decided it looked like we would have nice seafood there. That evening we took a taxi back. We arrived at the front desk we... More 

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London
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47 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2016

The Pho Bien is nowhere near the main drag. If I remember correctly it is in a cul-de-sac not on a main road. It took us a while to find the place. Although the price is reasonable the food is very mediocre nothing special. Although the restaurant wasn't busy the service was very slow. It doesn't seems the staff speaks... More 

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Thank nakkeeran
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59 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

We stepped into this restaurant because my partner had read about it and we passed by on our way to dinner at another place. Since we wanted seafood anyway we went in. This is a typical Vietnamese place, loud and somewhat bright but service was good and the seafood fresh and absolutely delicious!!!! And what is most important: prices are... More 

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Thank susiki
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113 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

Went there because it was recommended on hotel list and the nearest place from Hoa Lo prison. Service was slow which is acceptable given the language challenge. Clams was disappointing and we had to cancel the fish after a large snapper was offered, which was well excessive for a family lunch. Only redeeming dish was spicy squid. I Guess Hanoi... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Asian, Vietnamese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Pho Trang Thi, Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Hanoi
  • Phone Number: +84 4 3928 5757
Description
Located in downtown Hanoi

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