Ca Dao

★★★★☆
32.9125 -117.143
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858-564-0917

8373 Mira Mesa Blvd

San Diego, CA

92126

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the only pho place my family go to. it's a bit out of our way to get to, but i really enjoy the food and the atmosphere there. besides, it's near my work

4
★★★★☆

the only pho place my family go to. it's a bit out of our way to get to, but i really enjoy the food and the atmosphere there. besides, it's near my work

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I now completely understand why this restaurant has so many great reviews. They are fantastic and the food tastes very authentic. I will surely plan on being back here in the very near future.

5
★★★★★

I now completely understand why this restaurant has so many great reviews. They are fantastic and the food tastes very authentic. I will surely plan on being back here in the very near future.

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This restaurant used to be my 2nd favorite Pho restaurant but has grown into my number one PHO eatery over the past year. Awesome Food, Service, and prices.

5
★★★★★

This restaurant used to be my 2nd favorite Pho restaurant but has grown into my number one PHO eatery over the past year. Awesome Food, Service, and prices.

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My second favorite Pho place in San Diego but it's an awesome Pho place nonetheless. Fair prices and tasty Pho makes it my go-to destination whenever I'm around Mira Mesa. I took my co-workers for lunch and they all loved it there too.

Also, other than the Pho place near UC Irvine, they have the best English-speaking servers - and I've been to about 16 different Vietnamese Restaurants!

5
★★★★★

My second favorite Pho place in San Diego but it's an awesome Pho place nonetheless. Fair prices and tasty Pho makes it my go-to destination whenever I'm around Mira Mesa. I took my co-workers for lunch and they all loved it there too.

Also, other than the Pho place near UC Irvine, they have the best English-speaking servers - and I've been to about 16 different Vietnamese Restaurants!

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If you are looking for decent Vietnamese food in SD this is the place to go. Food is excellent, I highly recommend it, although don't expect too much in the service area.

5
★★★★★

If you are looking for decent Vietnamese food in SD this is the place to go. Food is excellent, I highly recommend it, although don't expect too much in the service area.

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Consistently good. I've come here on average of 3 times a month. Every time it was amazing. The pho is seriously out of this world, this place is consistently deliver quality.

5
★★★★★

Consistently good. I've come here on average of 3 times a month. Every time it was amazing. The pho is seriously out of this world, this place is consistently deliver quality.

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My new favorite Pho place. Spacious, clean appearance (I think it used to be a Cocos about 10 years ago(?)), inexpensive, delicious pho, amazing spring rolls and egg rolls, and the best Vietnamese iced coffee. It is espresso and condensed milk over ice and the espresso is slow dripped into the condensed milk at your table. It is so creamy, thick, and delicious. And not too sweet, just right. Yum. I would go here again and again.

4
★★★★☆

My new favorite Pho place. Spacious, clean appearance (I think it used to be a Cocos about 10 years ago(?)), inexpensive, delicious pho, amazing spring rolls and egg rolls, and the best Vietnamese iced coffee. It is espresso and condensed milk over ice and the espresso is slow dripped into the condensed milk at your table. It is so creamy, thick, and delicious. And not too sweet, just right. Yum. I would go here again and again.

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This is the best pho coast to coast in my humble opinion. As a frequent traveler and a Vietnamese, I've tried many Vietnamese restaurants. Each has its own unique way of cooking pho, but Ca Dao, however, makes it very well. Its broth is clear yet so flavorful. The vegetable is fresh which I like very much. Every time I'm SD, I never forget to pay my visit at this place.

5
★★★★★

This is the best pho coast to coast in my humble opinion. As a frequent traveler and a Vietnamese, I've tried many Vietnamese restaurants. Each has its own unique way of cooking pho, but Ca Dao, however, makes it very well. Its broth is clear yet so flavorful. The vegetable is fresh which I like very much. Every time I'm SD, I never forget to pay my visit at this place.

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This place was amazing. The service was very fast and the restaurant was bright and spacious. I had the grilled lemon grass pork-chop and it was DIVINE! Perfectly moist on the inside out, with a great flavor. Their noodle soup is number one in my book. I love the way I was taking care of whenever I was there.

5
★★★★★

This place was amazing. The service was very fast and the restaurant was bright and spacious. I had the grilled lemon grass pork-chop and it was DIVINE! Perfectly moist on the inside out, with a great flavor. Their noodle soup is number one in my book. I love the way I was taking care of whenever I was there.

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Pho Ca Dao is a best vietnamese restaurant in san diego. Pho is special in that place. You can create own bowl of Pho. Their waiters are so friendly and happy,they always make u good feeling. i'm so surprise when they're use "high tech" for taking order. GO UP PHO CA DAO and ENJOY PHO

5
★★★★★

Pho Ca Dao is a best vietnamese restaurant in san diego. Pho is special in that place. You can create own bowl of Pho. Their waiters are so friendly and happy,they always make u good feeling. i'm so surprise when they're use "high tech" for taking order. GO UP PHO CA DAO and ENJOY PHO

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This is our go-to Vietnamese place. You always get quick and courteous service. The food comes out hot and delicious. And the prices are relatively low.
I usually get the #3 and eggrolls. Mmm!

5
★★★★★

This is our go-to Vietnamese place. You always get quick and courteous service. The food comes out hot and delicious. And the prices are relatively low.
I usually get the #3 and eggrolls. Mmm!

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Authentic Vietnamese food and EXCELLENT service. This place gets busy!!! You can place a phone order and pick up your order for your convenience. My dad and I go every week and literally FEAST on delicious egg rolls, spring rolls, pho, etc. A++

5
★★★★★

Authentic Vietnamese food and EXCELLENT service. This place gets busy!!! You can place a phone order and pick up your order for your convenience. My dad and I go every week and literally FEAST on delicious egg rolls, spring rolls, pho, etc. A++

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Pro: Delicious foods, great quick service, relaxing atmosphere, very reasonable prices.
Con:can see any yet : )
This is the place where you can take friends and family to enjoy a good bowl of beef, chicken or seafood noodle soup. I have always been a beef fan, so number 16 on the menu is my favorite.

4
★★★★☆

Pro: Delicious foods, great quick service, relaxing atmosphere, very reasonable prices.
Con:can see any yet : )
This is the place where you can take friends and family to enjoy a good bowl of beef, chicken or seafood noodle soup. I have always been a beef fan, so number 16 on the menu is my favorite.

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I love this place despite the fact that some of the waiters suck at english =). I always have to point at the menu to show them what I want to order.

But their decor is cute..very modern. The pho is CRACKIN'! I love the broth, the noodles, the meat, the temperature they give it to me at, EVERYTHING!

And since I was a student on a budget, their prices are awesome. I was so used to eating pho in OC, but when I tried it here, I was totally not disappointed. Their "medium" is considered a "large" in the OC pho restaurants. Last but not least, this place is super clean.
I love you Pho Ca Dao! =]

5
★★★★★

I love this place despite the fact that some of the waiters suck at english =). I always have to point at the menu to show them what I want to order.

But their decor is cute..very modern. The pho is CRACKIN'! I love the broth, the noodles, the meat, the temperature they give it to me at, EVERYTHING!

And since I was a student on a budget, their prices are awesome. I was so used to eating pho in OC, but when I tried it here, I was totally not disappointed. Their "medium" is considered a "large" in the OC pho restaurants. Last but not least, this place is super clean.
I love you Pho Ca Dao! =]

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I've yet to be disappointed with the pho. I went with my parents cuz they said it was the best they had and I have to agree. The broth was delicious and the rare steak was plentiful and cooked nicely in the broth. My non-Vietnamese friend also agreed the pho here was the best he's had. They're doing something right cuz I always see it packed. I haven't tried any other stuff there so I'm only going on the pho.

5
★★★★★

I've yet to be disappointed with the pho. I went with my parents cuz they said it was the best they had and I have to agree. The broth was delicious and the rare steak was plentiful and cooked nicely in the broth. My non-Vietnamese friend also agreed the pho here was the best he's had. They're doing something right cuz I always see it packed. I haven't tried any other stuff there so I'm only going on the pho.

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Getting tight at the end of the month? Well, you are lucky... They serve big portion and the price is very very reasonable... The pho is very tasty too... What make the whole experience so much better is the speedy and courteous service....

4
★★★★☆

Getting tight at the end of the month? Well, you are lucky... They serve big portion and the price is very very reasonable... The pho is very tasty too... What make the whole experience so much better is the speedy and courteous service....

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Pho search is over!
My bf had to do fair share of research to find this place. We both really like pho, which is weird with me being Korean and him being Hapa, with no Vietnamese blood between us. We have tried numerous Pho joints and have paid our dues before and after finding Pho ca dao, and we keep on coming back here. This is THE PHO place in the SD.

The broth is perfect, not too beefy and not too salty, and people here are very friendly.

5
★★★★★

Pho search is over!
My bf had to do fair share of research to find this place. We both really like pho, which is weird with me being Korean and him being Hapa, with no Vietnamese blood between us. We have tried numerous Pho joints and have paid our dues before and after finding Pho ca dao, and we keep on coming back here. This is THE PHO place in the SD.

The broth is perfect, not too beefy and not too salty, and people here are very friendly.

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All in all, their foods are great, but I thinks they need to shrink down their portion a little. Now a day, people tend to eat less for health purposes. I ordered #1 on their menu, I just couldn't finish it ( don't get me wrong, it was delicious). Where I came from, people barely get enough to eat. Here, in America, everything is too big.

4
★★★★☆

All in all, their foods are great, but I thinks they need to shrink down their portion a little. Now a day, people tend to eat less for health purposes. I ordered #1 on their menu, I just couldn't finish it ( don't get me wrong, it was delicious). Where I came from, people barely get enough to eat. Here, in America, everything is too big.

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My favorite Pho place in the city. I only order the pho with meatballs. The soup is very tasty and add hot sauce liberally. The spring rolls are very good and come with peanut sauce.

5
★★★★★

My favorite Pho place in the city. I only order the pho with meatballs. The soup is very tasty and add hot sauce liberally. The spring rolls are very good and come with peanut sauce.

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Went there last night with my son per everyones recommendations here on Insiderpages.

MMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMM!

I don't have a single complaint about this place! We got spring rolls, grilled pork with rice, seafood noodle soup and mango pudding for desert. Everything we had was more than delicious! And soooo cheap! All that food plus a sunkist and diet coke was less than $20 bucks.

Eat here. NOW.

5
★★★★★

Went there last night with my son per everyones recommendations here on Insiderpages.

MMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMM!

I don't have a single complaint about this place! We got spring rolls, grilled pork with rice, seafood noodle soup and mango pudding for desert. Everything we had was more than delicious! And soooo cheap! All that food plus a sunkist and diet coke was less than $20 bucks.

Eat here. NOW.

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4 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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A good experience of a restaurant is not just about the food but also the environment/decor. The lighting was nice. You can tell they put a lot of effort in the decor. The food was pretty good as well. This would def. be a good spot to take a date. It's cute, low key... and very affordable.

4
★★★★☆

A good experience of a restaurant is not just about the food but also the environment/decor. The lighting was nice. You can tell they put a lot of effort in the decor. The food was pretty good as well. This would def. be a good spot to take a date. It's cute, low key... and very affordable.

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I've been coming here since 2005. They have one of the best rice plates in town (com tam thit nuong) and their pho is also decent. The ambiance here isn't too bad and the seating is good.

4
★★★★☆

I've been coming here since 2005. They have one of the best rice plates in town (com tam thit nuong) and their pho is also decent. The ambiance here isn't too bad and the seating is good.

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just want to share with you folks my experience at pho ca dao. i always order #37, been going there for little over 6 months,but never change my order...why?...i still enjoy #37, so why change:). waiters here are very nice and friendly all around, they respond quickly and politely. they're very efficient no matter how big of the crowd during lunch or dinner. i've witnessed many times, so believe me, they're fast. so, if you want to enjoy a good meal and spend less money ( average about $5.50 - $6.75 per person...just an estimate, I'm not too sure, mine order was always$6.75), this is your stop. Enjoy and have fun there.

5
★★★★★

just want to share with you folks my experience at pho ca dao. i always order #37, been going there for little over 6 months,but never change my order...why?...i still enjoy #37, so why change:). waiters here are very nice and friendly all around, they respond quickly and politely. they're very efficient no matter how big of the crowd during lunch or dinner. i've witnessed many times, so believe me, they're fast. so, if you want to enjoy a good meal and spend less money ( average about $5.50 - $6.75 per person...just an estimate, I'm not too sure, mine order was always$6.75), this is your stop. Enjoy and have fun there.

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The waiters here at ca dao asked me to vote on insiderpages.com of their restaurant whether I liked it or not. I can tell you this place isn't like a typical restaurants those dim the lights, darken their place...this place is bright and very clean (I'm impressed 'cause they're always busy). Foods are great and very friendly waiters. I give them 2 thumbs up.

5
★★★★★

The waiters here at ca dao asked me to vote on insiderpages.com of their restaurant whether I liked it or not. I can tell you this place isn't like a typical restaurants those dim the lights, darken their place...this place is bright and very clean (I'm impressed 'cause they're always busy). Foods are great and very friendly waiters. I give them 2 thumbs up.

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Pho CADAO rocks! luv it! can't have enough of it! me and my friends go to mira mesa high & afterschool, we always go here. cool place to hang to chit chat and yummy pho too :).

5
★★★★★

Pho CADAO rocks! luv it! can't have enough of it! me and my friends go to mira mesa high & afterschool, we always go here. cool place to hang to chit chat and yummy pho too :).

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with my profession, I travel around quite frequently, and have tried many Viet restaurants. I have to say, this place is one of my most favorite. Their grills are very tasty ( very unique spices). I, especially like the beef noodle soup.
All in all, I was always happy when eating there.

5
★★★★★

with my profession, I travel around quite frequently, and have tried many Viet restaurants. I have to say, this place is one of my most favorite. Their grills are very tasty ( very unique spices). I, especially like the beef noodle soup.
All in all, I was always happy when eating there.

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All around it's great! Delicious food and wide selection. Prompt Service, after you order it doesnt take long to get your food.
Portion sizes great, and of course prices very inexpensive considering the food will fill you up!
The employees here are much nicer than all other pho places
When I take my friends here they even comment on how the waiter or even busboy is nice...they always give balloons to babies or kids.

If you like Vietnamese food try this place

5
★★★★★

All around it's great! Delicious food and wide selection. Prompt Service, after you order it doesnt take long to get your food.
Portion sizes great, and of course prices very inexpensive considering the food will fill you up!
The employees here are much nicer than all other pho places
When I take my friends here they even comment on how the waiter or even busboy is nice...they always give balloons to babies or kids.

If you like Vietnamese food try this place

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Inexpensive flavorful pho. Perfect for my budgets. I would recommend this pho joint without hestitation. Their eggrolls are out of this world, the best I've tried anywhere by far.

5
★★★★★

Inexpensive flavorful pho. Perfect for my budgets. I would recommend this pho joint without hestitation. Their eggrolls are out of this world, the best I've tried anywhere by far.

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if you want quality pho, fast and friendly service, clean and fresh environment...this is your place. I've visited this place for the last couple of years, every time, they always very consistent of what they doing.

5
★★★★★

if you want quality pho, fast and friendly service, clean and fresh environment...this is your place. I've visited this place for the last couple of years, every time, they always very consistent of what they doing.

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Pho Ca Dao is probably the closest to UCSD campus even though it's in Mira Mesa. This is where I always go to get my pho. The grilled chicken is REALLY good. The portions are really worth your money.

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★★★★☆

Pho Ca Dao is probably the closest to UCSD campus even though it's in Mira Mesa. This is where I always go to get my pho. The grilled chicken is REALLY good. The portions are really worth your money.

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As is evident in multiple reviews it is tough to find good Vietnamese food in San Diego. Pho Ca Dao in Mira Mesa, is one pho restaurant is one of the tastiest in SD. It is in an area with multiple pho restaurants but is placed really well as it is visible from the street unlike some of the other ones that are stuck inside plazas. The restaurant itself has a very nice decor and is perfect for larger parties or even small groups. The service is very good and I enjoyed our experience last time we went. The waiters/waitresses are friendly and will get you water if you ask. The pho bowls are large and very good; I always recommend trying the egg rolls too, and you should. Overall I was very pleased with the food and will be back for some filling meals that come at a great price soon. Enjoy

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★★★★☆

As is evident in multiple reviews it is tough to find good Vietnamese food in San Diego. Pho Ca Dao in Mira Mesa, is one pho restaurant is one of the tastiest in SD. It is in an area with multiple pho restaurants but is placed really well as it is visible from the street unlike some of the other ones that are stuck inside plazas. The restaurant itself has a very nice decor and is perfect for larger parties or even small groups. The service is very good and I enjoyed our experience last time we went. The waiters/waitresses are friendly and will get you water if you ask. The pho bowls are large and very good; I always recommend trying the egg rolls too, and you should. Overall I was very pleased with the food and will be back for some filling meals that come at a great price soon. Enjoy

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Pho is pretty hard to find in Mira Mesa to start off with and this place definitely gets the job done. The customer service is alright but the food is very good. Nice place to have some dinner and enjoy a big meal.

I would recommend the #2....

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★★★☆☆

Pho is pretty hard to find in Mira Mesa to start off with and this place definitely gets the job done. The customer service is alright but the food is very good. Nice place to have some dinner and enjoy a big meal.

I would recommend the #2....

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great food, clean place, attentive service, family friendly, kid friendly. Love it here!

5
★★★★★

great food, clean place, attentive service, family friendly, kid friendly. Love it here!

Pros: Best Pho House

Cons: often has to wait!

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one of the nice looking vietnamese restaurant in town. Very clean. service is good, food is great. i recommend this place to everyone.

4
★★★★☆

one of the nice looking vietnamese restaurant in town. Very clean. service is good, food is great. i recommend this place to everyone.

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Perfection to the last spoon-warm and friendly service 'till the end...experiences like these are hard to find in oriental place, but I've found them here. Introduced by a co-worker couple years ago, and now I'm hooked. The prices are very reasonable average at $6.00. I especially like their grilled chicken over rice. For appetizer, I like their shrimp paste wrapped with bean curd. Highly recommend Pho Ca Dao to all.

5
★★★★★

Perfection to the last spoon-warm and friendly service 'till the end...experiences like these are hard to find in oriental place, but I've found them here. Introduced by a co-worker couple years ago, and now I'm hooked. The prices are very reasonable average at $6.00. I especially like their grilled chicken over rice. For appetizer, I like their shrimp paste wrapped with bean curd. Highly recommend Pho Ca Dao to all.

Pros: Best Egg Rolls in Town

Cons: 12 Miles a Way

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The waiters there have the WORST attitude I've ever seen. For the last two times I've been there, they didn't bother to bring the bill long after the meal is finished. The most ridiculous thing is, even I asked for them to bring me the bill, they arrogantly asked me to pay at the front desk myself, even when there are many waiters having nothing to do and just wandering at the time.

I will never go there again, and will ask every friend of mine Not to.

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★☆☆☆☆

The waiters there have the WORST attitude I've ever seen. For the last two times I've been there, they didn't bother to bring the bill long after the meal is finished. The most ridiculous thing is, even I asked for them to bring me the bill, they arrogantly asked me to pay at the front desk myself, even when there are many waiters having nothing to do and just wandering at the time.

I will never go there again, and will ask every friend of mine Not to.

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All my family members and friends are commended to pho ca dao by me, why?...this place is awsome, not only the foods, but the atsmosphere is very nice. The waiters do not speak fluent in english, but they sure will keep you smiling.

5
★★★★★

All my family members and friends are commended to pho ca dao by me, why?...this place is awsome, not only the foods, but the atsmosphere is very nice. The waiters do not speak fluent in english, but they sure will keep you smiling.

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Delicious foods, friendly staff...very fast! I was very impressed and highly recommended to anyone who want to try Vietnamese foods

5
★★★★★

Delicious foods, friendly staff...very fast! I was very impressed and highly recommended to anyone who want to try Vietnamese foods

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REAL PHO - REAL FAST - REAL SERVICE !

Pho Ca Dao, The Healthy Conscious Choice.

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