5 best spots to get pho in Toronto

Apr 12 2021, 8:28 pm

No matter the weather, you can never go wrong with a hot bowl of pho. Scattered across the Toronto area, you’re sure to find your next spot for the best pho in the city.

North of Toronto, in Markham or Richmond Hill, or even in the heart of the city, it’s not hard to find a Vietnamese restaurant.

Here are five of the best destinations for pho in Toronto and the GTA:

Pho Metro

While the pho here is great, must-tries are the macerated fish vermicelli, shrimp vermicelli, and Vietnamese pancakes. They’re available for delivery or take out via Uber Eats.

Address: 50 Bur Oak Avenue, Unit 7, Markham (Takeout only)
Hours: Monday from 11:30 am to 4 pm, Tuesday to Thursday from 1:30 am to 8:30 pm, Friday from 11 am to 8:30 pm, Saturday and Sunday from 12 pm to 8:30 pm

Address: 2057 Lawrence Avenue East, Scarborough
Hours: Sunday to Thursday from 11 am to 8 pm, Friday and Saturday from 11 am to 9 pm

Pho Tien Thanh Vietnamese Restaurant

With the spring weather bouncing back from really warm days to brisk, chilly evenings, a bowl of pho can’t be beat. Pho Tien Thanh has been serving up bowls for quite some time now in the Ossington area. Place your order via Uber Eats for delivery!

Address: 57 Ossington Avenue
Hours: Every day from 11 am to 10 pm

Pho Xe Lua Vietnamese Cuisine


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XeLua, or better known as Pho Train, is one of the most prolific names in Toronto-Vietnamese cuisine. Pho Train dominates the GTA pho scene with dishes like their beef sauté, lemongrass pork chops and rice, and, of course, beef pho.

Address: 10060 Bayview Avenue, 157 Ravel Road, 1571 Sandhurst Circle in Scarborough, 254 Spadina Avenue, 180 Steeles Avenue West in Thornhill
Hours: Vary depending on location

Pho Tai Bac

Pho Tai Bac is one of the many Vietnamese gems along Yonge street. Before starting up this food spot, the owner had worked in the Toronto restaurant industry for more than 15 years. Order via Uber Eats for delivery or pickup.

Address: 9555 Yonge Street, Richmond Hill
Hours: Every day from 10 am to 11 pm

Phở Hưng

Pho Hung has been around Toronto since the ’80s, and they’ve been popular ever since thanks to their list of menu items. With dine-in services closed, you can place an order for delivery via Uber Eats.

Address: 350 Spadina Avenue, 1195 Dundas Street East
Hours: Every day from 10 am to 11 pm

With files from Adrian Zee

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