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Pho Xe Tang

4953 N. Broadway St.
Chicago, IL 60640
773-878-2253
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Critic’s Notes

Although some deep-menu adventures, such as clay-pot catfish, reward the curious, the name of the restaurant (“Tank Noodle” in English) points to the pho, starring a beefy, oily, exotically spiced broth and a skein of noodles in a tank-size bowl. Warming and satisfying, the soup fills you up for less than a downtown cocktail. Crowded dining room; busy but smiley waitstaff.

Dishes We Liked

Spring rolls ($5), green papaya salad ($15), catfish in a clay pot ($15), pho ($9), fruit smoothie ($5), pickled plum and calamansi soda ($4)

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Additional Information:

Rating:
Price: $20-$39
Cuisine: Vietnamese
Neighborhood: Uptown
Noteworthy: BYO (up to $5 corkage)
Child friendly
Telephone reservations
Wheelchair accessible
Hours: B, L & D Thu-Tue.
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