Mama Pho is a restaurant serving Vietnamese cuisine.
24A Evelyn Street, Deptford, London, SE8 5DG
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+44 20 8305 6649
This is very small cafe, only 7-8 tables, good casual place for fast meal. Food is really delicious. I took some spicy chicken with potatoes in coconut cream and it wasn't bad. I chose it because it sounded very strange to me so I wanted to know how it tastes. It was quite different from all food I've ever tried. But somehow coconut goes perfect with the potatoes so I would recommend it to...more
Been to this cafe since the old days of Cafe East, maybe since 2003?
It is now Mama Pho, and run by a group of younger staff, don't let it fool you. their soup base is one of the best, even better than those in Hackney.
Try a beef Pho, or the rice rolls, delicious, and I always coupled with the Iced Coffee (vietnamese style with condensed milk)
A note: they close on Tuesdaysmore
This is a fantastic place to come for Vietnamese food, and that is pho sure.
From the outside, it looks like a slightly dodgy greasy-spoon cafe with a strange name. Even once you sit down at tables with plastic table cloths it doesn't 'look' amazing. However, looks can be deceiving, just smell the lovely, pho aromas and get ready to order everything!!
It's cheap, cheerful and yummi-licious....more
After many last minute changes of plans, instead of going to shiny sparkly state of the art Stratford, ended up in Deptford. Don't let the fact it's deptford deter you, as many yelp reviewers say, this place is a hidden gem of vietnamese hotspots! Not only because it's pretty much the vietnamese equivalent to china town!
Mama Pho is one of these gems, it has family links to Cafe East so you...more
Mama Pho looks like a greasy spoon cafe. It's really not. On the original site of the old Cafe East and run by the same family, you just know you're in for a good meal. Far smaller and more basic than Cafe East, the pho is still stellar and the service is very friendly.
We started with the Banh Cuon. Beautiful slippery, textural rice roll goodness. The pho came soon after, I had the rare...more