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2082 N Capitol Ave, San Jose, CA 95132-1015
+1 408-946-2181
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09:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 21:30
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Sunnyvale, California
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48 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

What you should expect: a. quick service b. need to wait for a table during lunch time c. somewhat reasonably-priced food d. hard to find parking spot at times e. most importantly, delicious food What you should not expect: a. attentive service b. great cleanliness

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Thank Buaya123
Singapore, Singapore
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49 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

We've tried many Beef Pho, including those from Vietnam. But the beef noodles at Pho Kim Long has got to be the best! Huge portion of noodles with loads of ingredients at an affordable price. The taste of the soup was sweet and rich. Good to the last slurp!

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Thank 2bearbearSG
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Everything is good here. Try the crab noodle soup. It's super tasty. But come early. This is place is super popular during lunch.

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Thank Orlando N
United States
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Food has always been good here. No issues. The rice plates are good and so are the noodle.plates.........

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Thank Jeff G
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

I ordered Mien Ga and only can take 2 spoons of the broth and gave up, smell & taste not good. 1st time at this place and definitely I won't come back.

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Thank Meggie N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Kim long is a good place to have food either solo or with family or friends. The price is affordable for most people in Bay Area.

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Thank KeChang W
Las Vegas, Nevada
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555 reviews
296 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 194 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

Ate a lot of Pho national wide. Ordered #1 The soup base is OK. Enough beef in the bowl. It came out fast. The biggest problem is- the soup is only warm at best. After you put the bean spouse in. The meal is not hot enough. Large bowl is close to $10, kind of high. I had to ask... More 

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Thank Tom Y
Raleigh, North Carolina
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75 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

It's one of those Seinfeld "no soup for you" type places in that the ladies serving and running that place are ,,,,, down ,,,, to,,,,, business. They gave me the menu and without leaving took out the pad and asked if I was immediately ready to order. I was not. I was a first timer. If you can get past... More 

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Thank advis0r_007
San Jose, California
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

Amazing vietamese noodle soups. Always busy because the locals comes here. Its always fresh and yummy. Been here 3 times in one month because it is so good. I brought someone different with me each time and now they like going. Im on Paleo lifestyle eating so this place works for me easily. Sometimes it gets so busy that you... More 

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Thank lionessgaia
New York
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85 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015

we were visiting ca with a Vietnamese friend and he suggested trying a Vietnamese restaurant as san jose is supposed to have many good ones. he looked up yelp and decided to try Pho Kim Long because it has bun rieu (thin noodle soup with meat and ground crab) and you wont find it in just any Vietnamese restaurant. and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese, Soups
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:30
Monday
09:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 21:30
Thursday
09:00 - 21:30
Friday
09:00 - 21:30
Saturday
09:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2082 N Capitol Ave, San Jose, CA 95132-1015
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-946-2181

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