This blog post is a little overdue. I went to Phở Duy last month for my quarterly blogger meeting with Dave Taylor of GoFatherhood, and Christian Toto of Hollywood in Toto. Of course, both men have lots of other irons in the fire too.
Open for 35 years, this mom-and-pop restaurant has played a part in many people’s lives. In fact, I have a friend who grew up in Northern Colorado who claims it as her favorite. She is the first person who introduced me to Young’s Cafe many, many years ago.
I do not enjoy or intend to throw any small business under the bus, especially when I am no official pho critique. However, I know what I like and do not like.
On a cold and snowy night, we made our way to Little Saigon Café in Fort Collins’s midtown. Use Google Maps to get there and trust it. This place is tucked away and it’s not a place you’ll stumble across.
An unforeseen benefit of writing this blog is discovering new-to-me places that I never would have discovered. This is one of the restaurants.
Today, as I have been doing quarterly for seven years, I met Dave Taylor and Christian Toto for lunch. We bounce ideas around, float questions, and eat. Basically, we meet to know that we are not alone in this blogging journey.
September 3, 2021 It all started years ago when Pho Lan was located on Hwy 34 in my hometown of Loveland, Colorado. A friend, and Pho Lan disciple, John Metcalf, took me there. I’ve been eating pho at Pho Lan ever since (and followed them to their location on 29th Street in Loveland). I didContinue reading “A Bowl at Pho Lan Was All It Took: Pho in Loveland”