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“Best Honey Pork and Pho!”
Review of Bao Chau

Bao Chau
Ranked #409 of 4,147 Restaurants in Vancouver
Price range: US$ 10 - US$ 15
Cuisines: Vietnamese
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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

This place is very good if you're down for Vietnamese pho. Their honey pork is delicious. And of course Vietnamese coffee?

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Peter Y
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

This is one of my regular pho stops. The bowls are big, tasty and hearty. The spring rolls are big, crunchy and very good. Service is quick and friendly. It's normally very busy during lunch and supper time so I guess a lot of people like the restaurant also!

Date of visit: September 2016
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Thank taw0ng
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Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Bao Chau is in my normal Viet Rest rotations. There are only a few in town that I can say I love and this spot is one of them. The spring rolls are always crispy and cooked to perfection. The Pho is good and I also like the lemon grass chicken over either noodles or rice. Cash only. Service is always good. The staff is friendly and the place is clean. What else can you ask for?

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Billy D
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Reviewed 10 August 2016

Vancouver/Metro Vancouver (Burnaby, Richmond, Vancouver) is peppered with Pho restaurants and most of them are along the lines of "it was alright".

My husband has been going to to Bao Chau as his "go to" spot for Pho for over 20 years and he introduced me to it about 5 years ago. Whenever we don't want to cook, we come here. It's affordable, the broth is always tasty - consistently tasty and the price is comparable to other restaurants.

So why post about this? Their springrolls are the BOMB! They are a great size for the price. If you come here, order a full order of spring rolls - 2 rolls - which they cut into sizeable bite sizes.

One thing is this - they don't have a lot of variety on types of dishes on their menu. They have Pho noodles, some rice dishes, spring rolls and some beverages. They don't get fancy with dry noodles, different types of noodles, viet salads and all that jazz. They do a few things but they do it right. So if you come here, don't expect a big menu selection in terms of variety of starches, salads, types of cooked meat, etc.

Date of visit: August 2016
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Thank Cherlene M
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Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

So I meet up with friends several times a month for lunch and this has been a go to 3 times lately.
Normally I have the Pho.
Last time I had a combo, teriyaki chickens, pork chop, and rice.
Very nice alternative.
Quite busy at lunch.

My 2cts,
Hope this helps.

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank flyfishn
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