Van's Café Pho

Specializing in Vietnamese

506 Penn Ave, Reading, PA 19611610-741-6466

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Store Hours

11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Monday through Saturday
Closed Sunday


Come eat authentic Vietnamese cuisine conveniently located just minutes off 422 in West Reading, PA.

Stop by for a bubble tea while you walk down Penn Avenue or dine-in for a range of Vietnamese specialties like bánh mì and our vermicelli bowls.

Plenty of options for vegan, vegetarian, and gluten free diets.


Veggie Rolls (2) - $5.50
Lettuce, vermicelli noodles, bean sprouts, basil, served with a peanut dipping sauce

Shrimp Rolls (2) - $5.50
Shrimp, lettuce, vermicelli noodles, basil, and bean sprouts wrapped in rice paper served with a peanut dipping sauce

Jicama Rolls (2) - $5.50
Cooked Jicama, Chinese sausage, fried egg, peanuts, hoisin sauce, dried shrimp wrapped in rice paper

Shredded Pork Rolls (2) - $5.50
Shredded pork with lettuce and peanuts, wrapped in rice paper

Vietnamese Egg Rolls (4 Fried) - $5.50

Vegetable Egg Rolls (4 Fried) - $5.50

Fried Shrimp and Sweet Potato Toasts - $5.95
Shrimp and julienne sweet potatoes on sliced toast, dipped in batter and deep fried

Fish Rolls - $5.95
Cold wrap with fried haddock, basil, lettuce, cucumber, peanuts, house sauce


All served with with peanuts and Vietnamese Vinaigrette

Shrimp Papaya - $8.95
Shredded green papaya with shrimp tossed in Vietnamese dressing

Shrimp and Mustard Greens - $8.95
Shrimp with chopped mustard greens and mint

Chicken and Shredded Cabbage - $8.95
Shredded chicken with shredded cabbage, onions, and mint

Shrimp and Lotus Roots - $9.95
Shrimp tossed with chopped lotus roots


Your choice of meat, served over thin, rice flour noodles, bean sprouts, lettuce, basil, scallion oil, peanuts, and a side of house dressing

Spring Roll Vermicelli - $8.95
Your choice of fried spring roll or vegetable roll

Shredded Pork Vermicelli - $8.95

Grilled Pork Vermicelli - $8.95

Grilled Chicken with Lemongrass Vermicelli - $8.95

House Special Vermicelli - $9.95
Choice of grilled chicken or pork, served with egg rolls and shredded pork


Served on a crusty, hard roll with Vietnamese mayo, pate, pickled carrots and daikon, jalapenos, and cilantro

Deli Special Hoagie - $6.00
Vietnamese cold cuts

Grilled Chicken Hoagie - $5.75

Grilled Pork Hoagie - $5.75

Shredded Pork Hoagie - $5.75

Vegetarian Hoagie - $5.75

Roasted Mushroom Hoagie - $6.00


Served with green and red onions, cilantro, basil, bean sprouts and lime

House Special Beef Rice Noodle Soup - $9.95
Mix of sliced beef, sliced eye round of beef, and beef meat balls

Beef Rice Noodle with sliced eye round beef - $9.50

Beef Ball Rice Noodle Soup - $9.50

Chicken Rice Noodle Soup - $9.50

Seafood Rice Noodle Soup - $10.95
Shrimp, fish meatballs, squid meatballs, and imitation crab meat

Vegetable Rice Noodle Soup - $9.95


Wonton Soup - $4.25 / $7.95
Make with ground pork and shrimp

Wonton Egg Noodle Soup - $9.95
With sliced roast pork

Roast Pork Egg Noodle Soup - $9.50

Seafood Egg Noodle Soup - $10.95
Shrimp, squid, imitation crab, and fish meatballs

Chicken Egg Noodle Soup - $9.50
Vegetable Egg Noodle Soup - $9.95
House Wonton Egg Noodle Soup - $11.95
Wontons, seafood, roast pork


Chicken Curry - $13.95
Tender pieces of chicken in a coconut curry sauce with onions and potatoes, served with your choice of bread or vermicelli noodles

Ban'h Tan Bi - $9.95

Broken Rice Plate - $10.95

Spicy Beef Noodle Soup

Drunken Noodles


French Coffee - $3.00

French Coffee with Condensed Milk - $3.50

French Coffee with Condensed Milk on Ice - $3.75

French Coffee (black) on Ice - $3.25


Flavored smoothies with tapioca pearls

Flavors: Thai Tea, Milk Tea, Green Tea, Strawberry, Honeydew, and Taro

Mango and Coconut

We also serve a variety of ice creams and fruit smoothies. Please ask for flavors!