Best of Boston

Best Vietnamese Restaurant

2017 Best Vietnamese Restaurant

Pho Bistro

Malden
Don’t be fooled by its strip-mall location: Pho Bistro serves up uncommonly good soups, stir-frys, and other Vietnamese specialties. Be sure to order a bowl […] read more»
2015 Best Vietnamese Restaurant

Anh Hong

Dorchester
This Dorchester destination offers up traditional home-style dishes for those daring to venture beyond bowls of pho or bánh mì. Hungry? Pair ca kho to […] read more»
2014 Best Vietnamese Restaurant

Pho Viet's

Allston
We’re so easily seduced by crusty, funky bánh mì sandwiches and fragrant bowls of pho that we often forget how great something far simpler—the Vietnamese […] read more»
2013 Best Vietnamese Restaurant

Anh Hong

Dorchester
The winding menu of succulent roast quail, fragrant la lot sausages, crispy-pork-and-shrimp-stuffed banh xeo crepes, and bright goi salads can be overwhelming at first. One […] read more»
2012 Best Vietnamese Restaurant

Anh Hong

Dorchester
Dorchester’s Anh Hong is the real McCoy. Try the chicken pho ga, guaranteed to cure what ails you, the hearty grilled-pork rice plates, and standout […] read more»
2008 Best Vietnamese Restaurant

Xinh Xinh

Boston
This spanking-clean Chinatown eatery makes neophytes feel welcome without sacrificing neighborhood authenticity. Even better, the food leaves us so invigorated that we’d swear it has […] read more»
2007 Best Vietnamese Restaurant

Pho Lemongrass

Brookline
Pho Lemongrass’s pleasantly expansive menu almost dares you to find something you can’t get excited about. How about a dozen ways to do rice vermicelli, […] read more»
2006 Best Vietnamese Restaurant

Pho 2000

Dorchester
Most pho joints excel at pho and only pho. But at Pho 2000, a kitschy, gingham-clothed joint in Dorchester, everything that comes out of the […] read more»
2005 Best Vietnamese Restaurant

Pho 2000

Dorchester
The mouth-watering Bo 7 Mon, or seven courses of meat, is reason enough to visit this low-key Dorchester restaurant. It’s a hands-on experience in which […] read more»
2003 Best Vietnamese Restaurant

Pho 2000

Dorchester
Sure, they serve pho at this hole-in-the-wall storefront in Dorchester: great steaming bowls of it, delicately flavored with lemongrass and scallions. But the soup is […] read more»
2002 Best Vietnamese Restaurant

Pho Lemongrass

Brookline
Great Vietnamese should be the way it is in Vietnam: simple, brimming with sharp flavors, and built with ingredients that shout their freshness. Enter Pho […] read more»
2001 Best Vietnamese Restaurant

Pho Lemongrass

Brookline
It’s been open for less than a year, but this spacious Coolidge Corner restaurant is quietly earning a devoted following. The menu delves briefly into […] read more»
1999 Best Vietnamese Restaurant

Pho Pasteur

Cambridge
The dynasty continues. Any of Pho Pasteur’s five restaurants rolls out rolls like nobody’s biz, and each offers a distinctive atmosphere. While the spring rolls […] read more»
1998 Best Vietnamese Restaurant

Pho Pasteur

Cambridge
As much as we like to see some dynasties fall, this one shows no signs of abdicating— nor should it. Even amid a healthy crop […] read more»
1997 Best Vietnamese Restaurant

Pho Pasteur

Allston
Steaming bowls of phoand perfectly wrapped spring rolls are the reasons to head out to this expanded Chinatown original. It can be a little crowded […] read more»