Ready to celebrate Lunar New Year? On Jan. 25, families around the world take part in the celebrations for Tết, the first day of the Lunar New Year — and spring — for Vietnamese families. To kick off the celebration, families gather at home or at a favorite restaurant on New Year’s Day for a reunion meal, featuring specialties that include dưa hành (pickled spring onions), bánh chưng (sticky rice with meat or beans wrapped in leaves) and boiled whole chicken.
If you’re looking for a feast to celebrate the Year of the Rat with friends and family, Hoodline has crunched the numbers to find the top Vietnamese restaurants in Atlanta, based on Yelp ratings and our own methodology. Happy Lunar New Year!
1. Pho Dai Viet Restaurant
Topping the list is Pho Dai Viet Restaurant. Located at 4279 Roswell Road NE, Suite #206, the Vietnamese spot is the highest rated Vietnamese restaurant in Atlanta, boasting 4.5 stars out of 107 reviews on Yelp.
2. Pho Nam Atl
Next up is Inman Park's PHO NAM ATL, situated at 99 Krog St. NE. With four stars out of 65 reviews on Yelp, the Vietnamese spot has proven to be a local favorite.
3. Anh's Kitchen
Midtown's Anh's Kitchen, located at 855 Peachtree St. NE, Unit #2, is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the Vietnamese spot four stars out of 161 reviews.
4. Pho Kitchen
Pho Kitchen, a Vietnamese spot, is another go-to, with four stars out of 33 Yelp reviews. Head over to 2221 Peachtree Road, Suite E, to see for yourself.
5. Pho King Express
Over in Downtown, check out Pho King Express, which has earned four stars out of 21 reviews on Yelp. You can find the Vietnamese spot at 10 Park Place South.