An Choi

Banh mi, delicious authentic pho and other Vietnamese specialties, in fancier digs than you’ll find a few blocks to the west in Chinatown proper.

85 Orchard Street, near Broome


Open for lunch and dinner 7 days a week

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Pho Grand

Pho comes in six varieties — there’s an extensive menu featuring other Vietnamese specialties including summer rolls, fried crabs marinated in salt and pepper and whole fish.

277 Grand, near Forsyth


Open daily 10am-10pm


What to eat at Pho Grand? See JP Bowersock’s column, “Authenticity Isn’t Everything.”

Nam Son

The large Grand Street restaurant offers an expansive Vietnamese menu, including ten varieties of pho. The service is chilly but efficient.

245 Grand, near Bowery


Open daily 10am-10pm