Pho is a Vietnamese soup consisting of broth, rice noodles, herbs, and meat. Pho is indisputably the national dish of Vietnam. Its popularity grew so much that it’s now served in restaurants all over the world, including the “Sweetest City in Texas.” Below we have included some of our favorite places to get pho and a recommendation for each.
Pho Ben serves up a wide range of delicious food. There are two locations within miles of each other. They specialize in serving various Vietnamese special dishes ranging from eggs, pork, beef, chicken, and seafood. One of our favorite pho dishes to order is their Pho Tai Chin. A noodle soup which consists of rare sliced eye of round steak and lean brisket.
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The Pho Shack is a must while in Sugar Land. The pho has a wide appeal because of its complex broth, delicate meats, and delicious noodles. The restaurant owner uses his personal broth recipe that takes about 14 hours to prepare. When ordering their beef noodle soup, you have the option to order two meats, which consist of prime ribeye, fatty, brisket, meatballs, or tendon. A tip: Don’t miss their grilled pork sandwich, grilled lemongrass pork, toasted baguette, cucumber, pickled carrots, pickled daikon radish, cilantro, jalapeno, and French mayo.
Pho Saigon stays true to their motto, “The delicious and healthy alternative to a busy lifestyle.” Stop by for a quick and delicious bite to eat. Although, they specialize in pho their menu has a variety of delicious options. One of our favorite pho dishes from here is Pho Tai Nam. Beef noodle soup with eye round steak and well-done flank.
Next is Yummy Pho & Bo Ne 3. This spot is new to Sugar Land, but a lot of locals already have started to rave about it! Stop by and try the Yummy Pho Special, which consists of beef short rib, filet mignon, fatty brisket, soft tendon, white beef tripe, and meatballs. A unique thing about this restaurant is that they marinate their short ribs for 24 hours to give you an amazing flavor. Foodie tip: If you’re up for a challenge, finish up two pounds of noodles, two pounds of meat, and broth all within 45 minutes and you could win $100.
At Pho Tan Loc, they make their foods daily from scratch and they use the freshest natural ingredients. Pho Tan Loc serves healthy and delicious noodle soups, tasty vermicelli bowls, varieties of rice dishes, Vietnamese style sandwich serves on a toasted baguette, and many more choices of entrees. One of our favorites is Pho Dac Biet Tan Loc or the house special beef noodle soup. Noodle soup with fresh eye round, fatty Brisket, skirt flank, well-done flank, tendon, stripe and beef-ball.