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Review of Tu Lan

Tu Lan
Ranked #414 of 6,298 Restaurants in San Francisco
Price range: US$ 1 - US$ 20
Cuisines: Asian, Vietnamese
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Good for: Child-friendly, Groups
Dining options: Lunch
Neighbourhood: SoMa
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We went to this place because all the reviews were positive but it is not as good as people say. The location is a little sketchy since its market street, there can be a lot of homeless folks and drug addict it can be a little scary at night. I ordered the chicken pho and my girlfriend got the shrimp fried rice. The fried rice was okay, it had a seasoning that was too strong. The chicken pho was probably the worst i have ever had. It had chicken bones and fat and lots of garlic crumbs on top and mushrooms. I have never seen mushrooms on chicken pho before. I do not recommend.

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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has extremelly tasty vietnameser food and it is cheap! Extensive meny and the service is high class.

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Reviewed 6 December 2017

This is a quintissential dive and oh so good. The family who took us there said it used to only be cash pay but even though they now take cards, the prices are still low, especially compared to anything else you'll find in the area that's worth eating. The ginger chicken was my favorite, the pho was fantastic, and the Imperial rolls were a hit with everyone. We did have some who ventured into new territory with an egg/soda/milk drink and they weren't impressed so that's one not every palate will appreciate. The service was good and really, you can't beat the cost.

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Tu Lan is the best value in San Francisco! Do not hesitate the food is that good. The location is center of Market St so expect homeless folks and drug addicts as you make your way but do NOT let that detour you. The food is that good!

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Thank 515cliffordr
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

Everyone had something different and huge plates of wonderful Vietnamese food. Fresh veggies and bean curd for me as a veggie but heaps of meat and fish dishes as well. Friendly hosts and servers and very fast!

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Thank Artisteyes
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