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Co Banh Mi Noodles Bar

340 King St, Charleston, SC 29401-1440
+1 843-720-3631
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“pho” (54 reviews)
“spring rolls” (26 reviews)
“noodles” (41 reviews)
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Thai, Asian, Vietnamese, Japanese, Fusion, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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340 King St, Charleston, SC 29401-1440
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I stumbled on this place within an hour of getting to Charleston and happy we did. Cute place with comfortable bar where we ate. Good wine list, modest but ample menu. Good prices. We had mango spring rolls with peanut sauce, curry...More

Thank ClarkRedwood
Mary P, Manager at Co Banh Mi Noodles Bar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

What a nice review! We're so happy to hear that you stumbled upon CO and had a great experience.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is one of my favorite Asian restarants in Charleston! I especially love the crab rangoon for an appetizer, and all of the entrees ice had are delicious. Prices are great too, especially for the quality of food you get.

Thank Lindsey M
Mary P, Manager at Co Banh Mi Noodles Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for sharing, Lindsey!! We are always thrilled to hear great feedback from loyal CO diners.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are not very many vegetarian options in Charleston, this restaurant is an excellent option. The Edamame Gyoza was VERY good. The Fresh Spring roll came straight out of the garden, very fresh and made only when ordered. The vegan Spicy Udon was delicious. EVERYTHING...More

Thank dewitt2
Mary P, Manager at Co Banh Mi Noodles Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Such a great review, thank you so much sharing! We are thrilled to hear that you considered our service to be great as well as our vegan/vegetarian menu options. We pride ourselves on providing options for those with any/all dietary preferences or needs. Absolutely come...More

Reviewed 5 September 2017

Went for lunch Monday September 4th. Worst restaurant conditions I have ever been in. No forks. Sewage smell. Poor server service, not cleaning tables.. Very long time to get food. Food quality was terrible. I am a CO regular, but my opinion has changed.More

Thank Jim R
Mary P, Manager at Co Banh Mi Noodles Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

Jim, thank you for sharing this. We are SO sorry for your poor dining experience with us. We are 100% aware of the issues we were having on Monday and want to express strongly that this is not the CO norm. We hate that our...More

Reviewed 5 September 2017

The food (we ordered from the vegan menu) was good - especially the mango summer rolls. Not so good was the long wait to get the food. The servers seem to be trying their best but there was a lot of rushing around but not...More

Thank Aneal K
Mary P, Manager at Co Banh Mi Noodles Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Aneal, thank you for sharing! We are SO sorry to hear about your disappointing dining experience with us. While we are pleased to hear the food was to your liking, your dining experience (re: forks, wait time, etc.) is not what we stand for and...More

Reviewed 4 September 2017

We discovered in a room of tables, none of which had food, that this place is great for those who are fasting. We fasted there for an hour, while frenetic servers dashed about with no food. Having completed our fast, we departed to a restaurant...More

Thank mummertville
Mary P, Manager at Co Banh Mi Noodles Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2017

We are so sorry to hear about your negative dining experience with us. We assure you that this is not the norm and we are in fact aware of yesterday's issues due to some staffing and internal mishaps. Please email me directly at Mary@eatatco.com. We...More

Reviewed 25 August 2017

I went here based on the #2 rating here on TripAdvisor. So either it was an off night for the kitchen, or folks do not know what good Thai is! But even the waitress was kinda missing in action too. So as you can tell,...More

Thank Tim98166
Mary P, Manager at Co Banh Mi Noodles Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Hi Tim! So sorry to hear that you were disappointed with your CO dining experience. We do hope you will give us another shot next time you are back in Charleston. We take our reviews very seriously and hope to only provide positive experiences to...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Came in, got wonderful service from Julie! She was very sweet and helpful. My sister ordered the beef pho and I got the Vietnamese ramen. So flavorful and a giant portion! I loved all of it. Sadly at the end of the night, it got...More

Thank Madeleine T
Mary P, Manager at Co Banh Mi Noodles Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thanks for sharing, Madeleine! We'll be sure to let Julie and the team know you enjoyed dining with us. So sorry to hear about your extended wait for the to-go container; we'll also be sharing this feedback with the team in order to help us...More

Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch early on a Saturday. I was the first customer for lunch so I was immediately seated, and an attentive waitress was immediately there to take a drink order. When she returned a few minutes later, I ordered a steamed pork belly...More

Thank Timothy E
Mary P, Manager at Co Banh Mi Noodles Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Timothy, thank you for sharing! We take our reviews very seriously and will be sharing your issues with the pork belly buns to our staff immediately. We are happy to hear that the service was great and will also relay this positive note.

Reviewed 28 July 2017

Based on the other reviews I see, I can only assume I must have passed through a dimensional portal that took me to CO's in a parallel universe. The food was so bad, I was thinking of contacting the State Dept. to see if they...More

1  Thank I3808AUgaryb
Mary P, Manager at Co Banh Mi Noodles Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Thank you for sharing and we apologize for your terrible experience! We take our reviews very seriously and have passed all of your feedback along to our staff. Please feel free to email me directly at mary@eatatco.com to give us more details on your experience....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 340 King St, Charleston, SC 29401-1440
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-720-3631
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In Vietnamese, "CO" is the word for "feast". Located on King Street in Historic Charleston, South Carolina, we offer an authentic Vietnamese cuisine destination, serving bahn mi, pho, ramen and, of course, our own signature cocktails. Our fresh and modern space is open seven days a week for lunch, dinner, and drinks.
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