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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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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pho” (65 reviews)
“spring rolls” (11 reviews)
“noodles” (12 reviews)
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Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
12551 Jefferson Ave, Suite 213, Newport News, VA 23602-4399
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

I've been here a couple of times for lunch. The Pho is delicious and the service is great. Portions are very generous. You won't leave this place hungry.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Tim C
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Big family group went here. Service was fine, they got a bit confused, no big deal. Decent food, nothing too exciting.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank ChuckC545
Reviewed 17 July 2018

We looked up Pho and saw that Chopsticks Pho and Grill has higher review than Pho 79. When we went to Chopstick on 4th of July, they were closed. So, we went to Pho 79. Since we were visiting Williamsburg, we did not want to...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Amy A
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Normal portions are very big so head towards the small portions unless you're crazy hungry. The dishes that we had were as tasty as they could be, filling and served promptly. All in all Pho 79 is a great place for lunch in my opinion....More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Steve R
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Good food. But don't expect secure container for soup to go and definitely not for the small cashier to bag it for you. Wow.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank YvonneHD77
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Nothing really special. They have several pho and ramen soups and they are somewhat cheap but basically they have a base of broth and they throw in lots noddles and and very little of whatever the pho is supposed to come with and they are...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Silvia1942
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Best Vietnamese food in Hampton Roads! I've never been to Vietnam, however I did live near Little Saigon in Westminster CA, which has the largest Vietnamese population outside of Vietnam. The service is good, there's always a crowd and the food is amazing. My favorite...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Jonesives
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

The spring rolls and the egg rolls are a great opening act. Also one of the few Asian restaurants serving "33" Vietnamese beer, it's a great brew

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank alexlL3654CM
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Dropped in for lunch with another couple. We all ordered a different pho. We all sampled each other's and had such different flavors but not one of them were less than incredible. The Thai tea was beyond yummy and the hot tea was just as...More

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank TheCrazyV
Reviewed 23 June 2017

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

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank RicB389
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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
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