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Nam-Viet Pho 79

3419 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20008-1307
+1 202-237-1015
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good51%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pho” (14 reviews)
“spring rolls” (9 reviews)
“soups” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Asian, Vietnamese, Soups
3419 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20008-1307
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1 - 10 of 59 reviews

Reviewed 14 February 2017

This was and easy walk from the Cleveland Park metro stop. We were headed to the zoo and We got there as they were opening for lunch. Service was good and the food was great. We would return here when in the area again.

1  Thank Abycats
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Visited DC and friends brought us here. Food was good, service terrible. They forgot the food for one member of our party. Others finished eating before he got served. Instead of offering an apology/ complimentary meal, when asked got defensive & said: "Well you came...More

Thank Brandy P
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Waiters require training in customer service and show respect for customer requests. We have never seen anyone on staff give a damn.

Thank Talentisageless
Reviewed 14 December 2016

I ate lunch here for the first time last week, and had a delicious meal. The service and ambience were pretty standard, but the food was really excellent. They make the best crispy Spring Rolls on the planet.

Thank froggielorraine
Reviewed 25 November 2016

The BEST crispy rolls, get the grilled pork (or whatever other meat) on vermicelli noodles or the spicy lemongrass seafood, the quail, Pho, Saigon noodle soup and garden rolls are also delish.I avoid the sauted stuff because it is kind of bland. They have mai...More

Thank Tropicbird
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

If only it was sparkling clean One would feel better... A little elbow grease goes a long way... food was ok.. Service was good... Bathroom was not clean... Won't go back...

Thank Lina P
Reviewed 12 October 2016

I ate here once while on a business trip and staying in a nearby hotel. The place doesn't get many points for ambience. It is clean and serviceable. Menu is complicated but not so obscure that you can't figure it out. Large selection of imported...More

Thank Kenneth G
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Food is ok but staff lack customer service skills. Soups are tasty and are quite filling. Stay away from rice paper rolls since the rice paper is tough.

Thank Talentisageless
Reviewed 10 August 2016

nam viet is a very nice little vietnamese restaurant in cleveland park that offers a wide range of excellent vietnamese dishes from which to choose. all that i've tried have been just fine --- lots of very authentic tasting vietnamese food. a specialty that i...More

Thank dc_babs
Reviewed 29 July 2016

This is a small "store-front" Vietnamese in the Cleveland Circle area of DC. It is surrounded by other "ethnic" eateries of similar size. I am a fan of Vietnamese cuisine and have spent considerable time there at work. While the prices are attractive, the food...More

Thank jgieske
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3419 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20008-1307
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Upper Northwest
  • Neighbourhood: Upper Northwest
  • Phone Number: +1 202-237-1015
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