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Pho Bo Ga Mekong

241 Swanston St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9663 3288
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good47%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“pho” (150 reviews)
“spring rolls” (30 reviews)
“soup” (40 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Asian, Vietnamese, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
241 Swanston St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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1 - 10 of 301 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would say the quality of the food is not bad. A little squeezy and small. Pho and broken rice char-grilled chicken was good. Not the best Pho but still enjoyable.

Thank DNeshJ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food here is excellent! Really tasty and yummilicious. Ordered the Beef and Tendon Pho (medium size), the Pork Rice Paper Rolls and Grilled Chicken Strips. They arrived quickly and tasted great. I especially loved the broth of the pho. The place is crowded. It’s a...More

Thank Dawn L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a quick dinner here - Pho very good and accompanied by rice paper rolls and local beer. very popular with locals so get there early. Cash only - no card payment accepted.

Thank Clive383
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

On friend recommendation, we went there afternoon on a Saturday for lunch and order 2 pho an 1 ice coffee. Overall Ok, not outstanding though. The soup is good with strong beef flavour. Looks very local Vietnamese. Lots of people. Tables very close to each...More

Thank Van Can Q
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

If your like me and enjoy Pho for breakfast this is the place for you. It opens at 9am. Look it’s not a fancy restaurant it just good quick food.

Thank JRad17
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Visited with my Son on a Friday during lunch time. Took a while to get a table cos the place was packed. We ordered the beef and beef tripe noodle soup and a complete noodle soup which also include the bone marrow beef in it....More

Thank Sandy S
Reviewed 6 October 2017

I had been a regular diner of Mekong over the past few years for their quick service and great Pho. But the latest experience had left me no option but take Mekong off my favourite lunch list. My usual order - chargrilled chicken pho -...More

1  Thank Angel30O
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This is a must visit restaurant whenever I am in Melbourne. They serve great Vietnamese pho and one of the best I have tried. Then it is always busy and be prepared to share seats or break into smaller groups. No service to speak about....More

Thank xiaoxuan
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Hi, recently went to Mekong twice during our stay in Melbourne. It was always packed with other diners and food was delicious - the whole family loved it.

Thank Hayluca
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Om our veru first night of our stay in Melbourne ever, my husband and I walked pass many restaurants and came along Mekong which was full of diners which is usually a good indication of good food. The rice paper rolls were the freshest we...More

Thank 81_LOVE
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 241 Swanston St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9663 3288
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