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The 7 Best Pho Places Near Santa Clara

Updated: October 6, 2021

Want something to warm you from the inside out? You need a bowl of pho bo from one of these Santa Clara pho spots. We assessed diner and critic reviews, analyzed top sites and to determined the best pho restaurants in Santa Clara. Regardless of if you prefer Hanoi or Saigon style pho the places below do this Vietnamese classic best.

Find the perfect spot

Pho Hoa Noodle Soup & Jazen Tea

Vietnamese, $, Santa ClaraVietnamese, $Santa Clara
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

If you travel further

Pho Y #1

Vietnamese, $, San JoseVietnamese, $San Jose, Evergreen
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Foodnut

    Best Pho in San Francisco

    Foodnut
  • Hoodline, 2020

    San Jose's 4 best spots to score inexpensive Vietnamese eats

    Hoodline, 2020

Pho Spot

Vietnamese, $, San JoseVietnamese, $San Jose, Cambrian Park
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Pho Almaden

Vietnamese, $$, San JoseVietnamese, $$San Jose, Blossom Valley
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

House of Pho

Vietnamese, $, SunnyvaleVietnamese, $Sunnyvale, Raynor
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5
  • Three Best Rated

    Best Vietnamese Restaurants in Sunnyvale

    Three Best Rated

Pho 24

Vietnamese, $, San JoseVietnamese, $San Jose, West San Jose
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

Pho 21

Vietnamese, $, San JoseVietnamese, $San Jose, East San Jose
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.0

How was this list created?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. We looked at Yelp and Google’s ratings for 28808 spots across Santa Clara, analyzed 3104661 restaurant reviews, and sifted through 1901 lists and articles from the likes of Three Best Rated, Hoodline and Foodnut – applying our boam magic to sift through results. The spots that made the cut have been featured in Three Best Rated - Best Vietnamese Restaurants in Sunnyvale, Hoodline - San Jose's 4 best spots to score inexpensive Vietnamese eats and Foodnut - Best Pho in San Francisco. If it’s on the list, we’ve checked and verified that the restaurant is still open and will showcase any updated hours and services you need to be aware of. Our site gets no payment from the restaurants we show, so you can trust what you see. These ten options are sure to delight.

Drink pairing tips

  • Pair Riesling with prawn laska

    having prawn laska and not sure white wine to drink with it? Go for Riesling. Its dryflavors will pair nicely with the food and complete the meal.

  • The perfect match for your cayenne-ginger with spicy schezwan noodles

    Experts recommend pairing a cayenne-ginger with spicy schezwan noodles with a glass of kombucha, a popular cold beverage.

  • The ultimate drink pairing for tofu pho


    Finding the ideal drink pairing for tofu pho can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some pink wine, particularly a glass of Rosé. This, dry, pink wine balances the sweet, salty and earthy tofu pho.

Fun facts

  • noodle milestone

    The next time you bite into a deliciousnoodle remember to thank China who are responsible for this tasty culinary invention.

  • National Pho Day

    Can’t get enough pho? Neither can Vietnam. The country celebrates National Pho Day every year on December 13

  • The record holder

    2,996 pounds and 1 ounce is the record for the biggest noodle soup. We hope people were hungry!

Parking info

Parking has always been a challenge in Santa Clara. Luckily, you can secure parking stress-free with our partner SpotHero, a digital parking reservation service.

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