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Pho Y1 Noodle House

1660 E Capitol Expy, San Jose, CA 95121-1839
+1 408-274-1769
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“pho” (19 reviews)
“chicken pie” (2 reviews)
“spring rolls” (2 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Asian, Vietnamese, Soups
1660 E Capitol Expy, San Jose, CA 95121-1839
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was recommended by my Vietnamese friends who know their pho. However, my experience here was just alright. Came in with a friend around 7PM on a Saturday and almost all the tables were full. Just like any pho place, I got the menu...More

Thank Meng Yan L
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

One of my favorite pho places in the Bay Area. They only do pho and they do it exceedingly well. The tasty pho base is the key.No muss, no fuss-sit, order and get your food in less than 5 minutes ( on a regular day)...More

Thank mzbecks07
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Pho Y1 is always tasety. This is surely one of the best pho place in Bay area beside Pho Kim Long at Milpitas. Here Pho Bo is better than Pho Ga. If this restaurant is closed, you can find other good pho restaurants and Com...More

Thank keih311
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Read good reviews at Pho Y1 Noodle House - well worth a visit for a good Pho. Simple menu focussed on Pho, recommend going with the house specials / recommendation (one of us got a Chicken Pho which was ok, however chicken was very lean...More

Thank Andrey V
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

In the San Jose area there are many, many "Pho" restaurants. But most don't serve authentic Pho. Authentic Pho is made with beef bones cooked for hours. That is what Pho Y does. And it is so delicious. Pho Y uses only vermicelli noodles. The...More

Thank 2232KenJi
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We went there and ordered the pho with beef, tendon, brisket and etc. the food and soup is delicious. We also tried the authentic Vietnamese coffee and condensed milk. You need to order with ice. Taste like while in Hanoi.

Thank Jeffrey_Teh_2000
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

I was so excited eating their pho.. either I was really hungry or it was just that good. I got the thin cut steak and meatballs. The small size was perfect. One of my favs in San Jose.

Thank Manda B
Reviewed 2 January 2017

I only get the chicken pho when I go here but I love it. The broth is very flavorful. I am amazed every time I go there that it is always full. The clientele is usually all asian, I take that as a very good...More

Thank shahido
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

I'm on the fence about it being the best tasting but for sure it's the cheapest place I've been to in SAN jose, $6.75 for their regular sized is a pretty good deal. Our second time here, this time the beef ball pho, while pretty...More

Thank TripMember07242017
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

This is by far the best Pho in San Jose. Located in a strip mall near 101 and Capitol Expwy, this is a very popular place with locals. I've been going here for a couple of years now and what differentiates their Pho from those...More

Thank SOHT77
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1660 E Capitol Expy, San Jose, CA 95121-1839
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-274-1769
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