Completely unmarked without any signage, you could drive past this Silver Lake stripmall spot 10 times and never realize it’s a restaurant. But it is, and it’s home to very good pho. We always get the pho tai bo vien (filet mignon and beef balls) and the banh xeo (a Vietnamese crepe) as an appetizer. The narrow space is bright and modern, and usually packed with people having a good time, which makes it a solid choice for a low-key midweek date night. Cash only.
More spots in Silver LakeSee more
Yakuza in Silver Lake is a decent sushi restaurant in a neighborhood without many other options.
Little Pine is seemingly the most stereotypical LA restaurant in history. Except one thing - they aren't worried about it.
More Vietnamese spotsSee more
Blossom is a vastly underrated pho spot in Silver Lake with a hidden basement area ideal for enjoying your meal in silence.
This modern, welcoming Vietnamese cafe fills a long-vacant void along La Brea’s revitalized main corridor.
Suggested by our writers
Silverlake serves some of the best ramen in town, but thanks to perpetual lines, we endorse getting it for takeout.
ASAP Phorage might be hidden in a convenience store, but it deserves to be front and center.
Filter and browse restaurants near you
Text us for personalized recommendationsLearn more