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13 Great Places to Eat Pho in Nashville

Where to eat pho, vermicelli bowls, and other Vietnamese dishes in Nashville

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Winter is coming. And there is nothing better than a piping hot bowl of pho on a chilly day. There are a respectable number of restaurants in Middle Tennessee doing the traditional noodle soup dish right, but here are the 13 spots that should definitely be on your radar.

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1. Far East Nashville

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1008 Fatherland St
Nashville, TN 37206
(615) 228-0991
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The east side has its own little pho shop, offering a variety of pho with all of the traditional toppings. Choose from regular, spicy, chicken, or vegan — or branch out and try the new burger pho with a flat-grilled garlic beef patty.

2. Thai Esane

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1520 Division St
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 454-5373
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In a new location nearer to Music Row, chef and owner Nina Singto has an expanded menu, but still offers traditional pho alongside a whole slew of other soul-warming noodle soups.

3. VN Pho And Deli

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5906 Charlotte Pike
Nashville, TN 37209

Vn Pho and Deli looks pretty unassuming from the outside, nestled in a strip of shops off Charlotte Pike, but the family-run, cash-only restaurant’s pho is some of the best in town.

4. Kien Giang Restaurant

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5825 Charlotte Pike
Nashville, TN 37209
(615) 353-1250

Another cash-only option on Charlotte Pike, Kien Giang is a solid choice for Vietnamese-style pho in Nashville.

5. Miss Saigon

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5849 Charlotte Pike
Nashville, TN 37209
(615) 354-1351
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One of the most popular pho places in Nashville, Miss Saigon pours out 10 different styles of pho to satisfy that craving. Feast on pho loaded up more traditional beef or chicken — or change it up with lobster, spare ribs, or a quail egg.

6. Hoang Tofu

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6333 Charlotte Pike
Nashville, TN 37209
(615) 569-4979

Adding one more name to the roster of pho purveyors along Charlotte Pike, Hoang Tofu is one that’s a little less known. The traditional beef noodle soup is one of the stars of the menu, but so is the bún riêu  — a tomato broth-based vermicelli soup with freshwater crab.

7. Pho T&N

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3745 Annex Ave
Nashville, TN 37209
(615) 593-0266
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Open for lunch and dinner, Pho T&N serves many Vietnamese classics — including pho. Here, it’s loaded up with with beef brisket, sliced steak, a meat ball, tendons,

8. Love, Peace, and Pho

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2112 8th Ave S
Nashville, TN 37204
(615) 942-0045
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Love, Peace & Pho serves up pho dishes traditional to the southern regions of Vietnam, which is slightly different in taste to the pho of other regions. It offers five different types of broth, each of which take two days to prepare--so you know there is attention to detail put in each dish.

9. Vinh Long

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1061 Murfreesboro Pike
Nashville, TN 37217
(615) 399-7582

Vinh-Long serves up no-frills, authentic Vietnamese pho. If you want good portion sizes at a good price (who doesn’t?) then head here for your pho fix. Cash only.

10. Pho Ann

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4516 Harding Pike
Nashville, TN 37205
615-297-6929

Pho Ann opened in the last couple of years but has already gained a loyal following. Sticking to the classics, the Vietnamese restaurant is serving one of the best bowls of pho in town.

11. Vui's Kitchen

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2832 Bransford Ave
Berry Hill, TN 37204
(615) 241-8847
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This fresh Vietnamese restaurant now has three locations: the Berry Hill original, a Germantown outpost, and the newest in Hunters Station. All three serve the same menu, with the Germantown spot offering up a larger space and a full bar.

12. King Market, Laos Thai Cafe

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1801 Antioch Pike
Nashville, TN 37013

It’s also possible to find a solid bowl of pho in Antioch. The Asian market’s Lao Thai cafe sells a large bowl of broth-y beef, chicken, pork, or tofu pho for $9.75.

13. Sriracha Restaurant

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5751 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211
(615) 915-1498

Nolensville Pike’s Sriracha’s menu runs the gamut from Japanese and Thai food to Vietnamese cuisine. Four variations of pho appear on the Vietnamese menu pages.

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1. Far East Nashville

1008 Fatherland St, Nashville, TN 37206

The east side has its own little pho shop, offering a variety of pho with all of the traditional toppings. Choose from regular, spicy, chicken, or vegan — or branch out and try the new burger pho with a flat-grilled garlic beef patty.

1008 Fatherland St
Nashville, TN 37206

2. Thai Esane

1520 Division St, Nashville, TN 37203

In a new location nearer to Music Row, chef and owner Nina Singto has an expanded menu, but still offers traditional pho alongside a whole slew of other soul-warming noodle soups.

1520 Division St
Nashville, TN 37203

3. VN Pho And Deli

5906 Charlotte Pike, Nashville, TN 37209

Vn Pho and Deli looks pretty unassuming from the outside, nestled in a strip of shops off Charlotte Pike, but the family-run, cash-only restaurant’s pho is some of the best in town.

5906 Charlotte Pike
Nashville, TN 37209

4. Kien Giang Restaurant

5825 Charlotte Pike, Nashville, TN 37209

Another cash-only option on Charlotte Pike, Kien Giang is a solid choice for Vietnamese-style pho in Nashville.

5825 Charlotte Pike
Nashville, TN 37209

5. Miss Saigon

5849 Charlotte Pike, Nashville, TN 37209

One of the most popular pho places in Nashville, Miss Saigon pours out 10 different styles of pho to satisfy that craving. Feast on pho loaded up more traditional beef or chicken — or change it up with lobster, spare ribs, or a quail egg.

5849 Charlotte Pike
Nashville, TN 37209

6. Hoang Tofu

6333 Charlotte Pike, Nashville, TN 37209

Adding one more name to the roster of pho purveyors along Charlotte Pike, Hoang Tofu is one that’s a little less known. The traditional beef noodle soup is one of the stars of the menu, but so is the bún riêu  — a tomato broth-based vermicelli soup with freshwater crab.

6333 Charlotte Pike
Nashville, TN 37209

7. Pho T&N

3745 Annex Ave, Nashville, TN 37209

Open for lunch and dinner, Pho T&N serves many Vietnamese classics — including pho. Here, it’s loaded up with with beef brisket, sliced steak, a meat ball, tendons,

3745 Annex Ave
Nashville, TN 37209

8. Love, Peace, and Pho

2112 8th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37204

Love, Peace & Pho serves up pho dishes traditional to the southern regions of Vietnam, which is slightly different in taste to the pho of other regions. It offers five different types of broth, each of which take two days to prepare--so you know there is attention to detail put in each dish.

2112 8th Ave S
Nashville, TN 37204

9. Vinh Long

1061 Murfreesboro Pike, Nashville, TN 37217

Vinh-Long serves up no-frills, authentic Vietnamese pho. If you want good portion sizes at a good price (who doesn’t?) then head here for your pho fix. Cash only.

1061 Murfreesboro Pike
Nashville, TN 37217

10. Pho Ann

4516 Harding Pike, Nashville, TN 37205

Pho Ann opened in the last couple of years but has already gained a loyal following. Sticking to the classics, the Vietnamese restaurant is serving one of the best bowls of pho in town.

4516 Harding Pike
Nashville, TN 37205

11. Vui's Kitchen

2832 Bransford Ave, Berry Hill, TN 37204

This fresh Vietnamese restaurant now has three locations: the Berry Hill original, a Germantown outpost, and the newest in Hunters Station. All three serve the same menu, with the Germantown spot offering up a larger space and a full bar.

2832 Bransford Ave
Berry Hill, TN 37204

12. King Market, Laos Thai Cafe

1801 Antioch Pike, Nashville, TN 37013

It’s also possible to find a solid bowl of pho in Antioch. The Asian market’s Lao Thai cafe sells a large bowl of broth-y beef, chicken, pork, or tofu pho for $9.75.

1801 Antioch Pike
Nashville, TN 37013

13. Sriracha Restaurant

5751 Nolensville Pike, Nashville, TN 37211

Nolensville Pike’s Sriracha’s menu runs the gamut from Japanese and Thai food to Vietnamese cuisine. Four variations of pho appear on the Vietnamese menu pages.

5751 Nolensville Pike
Nashville, TN 37211

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