Best Pho Battle: Mississauga vs. Brampton

Published January 5, 2018 at 8:21 pm


There is no battle more serious and important than the battle between two cities vying to be recognized as the best place to go for exceptional pho–especially when it’s -4564656 degrees outside.

We at and have searched far and wide for the best pho restaurants in both cities and our Top 5 picks are about to battle it out—and you can vote on your favourite in the poll below.

When it comes to great pho restaurants, everything is important. Is the medium rare beef truly medium rare and deliciously pink in the middle? Is the broth hot and flavourful? Is the hot sauce container full and ready to go?

Both Mississauga and Brampton are known for their respective food scenes and both offer a ton of commendable pho options—but only one city can have the absolute best hotspots.

So, here’s a look at each city’s best spots on our signature Top 5 lists on and

Which one would you prefer to take your partner to tonight?


Top Pho Restaurants in Mississauga

When you want to indulge in one of the tastiest (and most affordable) soups on the planet, you don’t have to go far to find the perfect pho resto in Mississauga. The city has some choice hotspots for your pho craving, including the ever popular Cooksville area Pho Do Thi, the long-standing Big Bowl in the Dundas and Erin Mills Parkway area, the new-ish I Love Pho near Square One, the elegant and striking Pho Ngoc Yen and our number one pick, the well-loved and eternally popular Pho Queen City. While Pho Queen City is our proud number one pick, all of the places will leave you more than satisfied when you’re in the mood for a truly tasty lunch or dinner.


Top Pho Restaurants in Oakville

Brampton, a big and bustling with with an enviable food scene, offers a ton of options when it comes to pho. Some hot spots to check out? The always satisfying Pho Mi 99, the Kennedy and Bovaird gem Pho Bo Saigon, the Kennedy Rd. mainstay Pho Peter, the downtown favourite Pho Viet Nam and our number one pick, the eternally popular Pho Dau Bo. You can’t really go wrong with any of these joints when you have a pho craving to satisfy.

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