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Pho Ben Thanh Viet Thai Restaurant

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36 Northfield Dr E, Waterloo, Ontario N2L 6A1, Canada
+1 519-880-9788
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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London, United Kingdom
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490 reviews
190 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My son and I had lunch in this packed up restaurant. Lunch time almost every table was taken. We ordered chicken 🍗 soup which was really exquisite. And Vermicelli with shrimps. Also very good. It felt better than eating in the market a whole meal.

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60 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Whenever my colleagues and I want a quick, nutritious meal, we go to Pho Ben. Service is quick and friendly, the food is good, and there are lots of nutritious choices. Today we both chose Pad Sieiw Beef, a delicious noodle dish. We ordered extra Chinese vegetables to round out the order. The generous serving ensured we had leftovers to... More 

Thank Arlene M
Brantford, Canada
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

This is a regular hit for myself and family. Whenever we travel anywhere in Ontario, we check to see if there's a Pho Ben Thanh restaurant nearby. It's a place with a huge variety of amazing dishes that everyone in the family loves. Their seafood pad thai is the only kind of pad thai I will eat. I don't even... More 

Thank J S
Walkerton, Canada
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

This is my favourite Thai food restaurant. Anytime I visit Waterloo this is always top of my list for selections. The flavours are perfect, every time I go I get a new dish and every time I am blown away by the amazing food. The wait staff are always friendly and helpful. Highly recommended.

Thank kurtisw13
Waterloo, Canada
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33 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

We ordered this place every time we go, and it is so yummy! And the Capuchino is very good too. If you like noodles, try pahthai.

Thank Luosha L
Peterborough, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

My Husband & I were very pleased with our dining experience at this restaurant. We dined on a busy Saturday night. They had a short line up but waited only 5 or 10 minutes before we were seated. We ordered shrimp rolls, soup & Cantonese Stir Fry & were impressed with all. Service was great. A bottle of decent wine... More 

Thank Joyce W
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Being a food lover with weakness for oriental types I have frequented Pho Ben Thanh several times. Each visit was remarkable and enjoyable. The menu is vast and covers most Thai and Vietnamese dishes that I know of.....you won't get bored...can assure you that. Interestingly the quality and taste has always been consistent over the few years I have experienced.The... More 

Wilmington, North Carolina
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204 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Was brought here by workmates. I was not sure what to expect. Don't ask me what I ordered. All I know is the food was delicious. The people were various nice also. It was obviously a family run business and the whole family was there pitching in. I recommend you give it a try. Please bring cash, they do not... More 

Thank Russell R
Waterloo, Ontario
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59 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

I like this restaurant, nothing fancy, good food, service ok, nothing special but good. The menu is huge, so I always have difficulty to choose.

Thank Travel2DiveandFun
Alfred, Canada
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177 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

The food was very good, the service excellent. The price per dish is very very reasonable with generous portions provided. (You will be taking food home.) Possibly the best spring rolls I have ever eaten. The menu has a huge variety of Thai, Vietnamese, Asian dishes. I recommend this restaurant. I wish I stayed longer in Guelph so I could... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Asian, Thai, Vietnamese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Northfield Dr E, Waterloo, Ontario N2L 6A1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Waterloo
  • Phone Number: +1 519-880-9788

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