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478 Ena Rd, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-1791
10:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 21:00
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Sunnyside, New York
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Taste of Pho is very good and there are a lot of herb, mint and long coriander with very competitively reasonable price in Waikiki area. The location of this restaurant might be hard for the first visitors to be found. The restaurant is next to Ena Road Laundry behind the 7-Eleven near Ena road on Kalakaua Ave. Please Don't Miss... More 

Thank Kevin T
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly atmosphere with a great Vietnamese food. Tucked into the more residential corner of Waikiki on the ewa end. It's cozy with no frills, just good eats. Tip: call ahead and order some bun or bahn mi sandwiches for the perfect meal on the beach

Thank gigifurikake
Level Contributor
11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Had a nice bi bowl of Pho- Really tasty broth and a nice plate of sprouts and cilantro on the side. Great price- good lunch spot

Thank Tracy u
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We had vermicelli salads and summer rolls. Everything was cooked to order, a bit slow but worth the wait.Humble interior

Thank Taybeh
Los Angeles, California
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159 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Visited this restaurant because it was close to our hotel. It is popular with the locals. The food was great, the pho broth was clean and taste, spring/eggs rolls were good as well. The restaurant could use renovation. Restrooms were not very clean. Service was prompt and friendly. Great prices compared to restaurants for tourist.

Thank lxjuarez
Sydney, Australia
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66 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Tried 2 dishes from the front page (with photos) of the menu. Shrimp and squid with lemon grass on rice (just under $10) Rating: 8/10 - Tasty! Turmeric and lemongrass gave the seafood great flavour. - Prawns and squids cooked just right (not over-cooked) Deep-fried spring rolls and grilled thin pork sirloin slices on vermicelli (just under $10.00) Rating: 8/10... More 

Thank LifesExplorer
New York City
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

This is a no frills basic pho joint. Decor is terrible, service is more than fair. A quick authentic pho on the run.

Thank iamMONK
Quezon City, Philippines
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210 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

My friend and I had lunch here cause it's near her workplace. I'm just visiting for a few days and this is also walking distance to her apartment. The food was just ok. I loved the beef combination noodle soup. The beef was thinly sliced and tender, the spring rolls and summer rolls are good too.

Thank CJoy C
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

The food is fine, but the environment is a little gross. The bathroom needs to be completely shut down an renovated. There are two bathroom stalls, but one is currently being used as a mop closet. The sink is the grimiest I have ever seen and I am not exaggerating.

Thank spontatraveler
Level Contributor
66 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

Stopped by for a bowl of pho today. Initial taste was quite bland and unimpressive. Also ordered springrolls, summer rolls, and shrimp and squid stir-fried with lemongrass take out for my family. We'll see if the rest of the food will be better or not. Be prepared to wait as the orders can take forever to prepare.

Thank Nhân Phượng L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Vietnamese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 478 Ena Rd, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-1791
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu>  > Waikiki
  • Neighbourhood: Waikiki

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?