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Pho My Lien

February 3, 2013

Pho My Lien

Ever wonder what goes on behind the scenes at your favorite restaurant? Well, much credit goes to the many chefs, owners and managers who work diligently day in and day out to make sure Hawaii’s diners have a top-notch dining experience. This week, Dining Out gets the inside scoops from Pho My Lien’s chef and…

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Keeping Fit With Salad

Happy New Year, Ono readers! I don’t know about you, but I feel as if 2013 is filled with possibility and opportunities for greatness. Now, I’m not one to make new year’s resolutions every year, but 2013 is different. This year, I have made a promise to myself that I will work hard to get…

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December 16, 2012

Dreams Come True at Pho My Lien

The husband-and-wife team of Tommy and Lien Dang are living the American Dream. As owners of Pho My Lien, an authentic Vietnamese restaurant in Aiea, this dynamic duo is well aware of the value of hard work and dedication. Originally from Vietnam, the Dangs have the ultimate recipe for success, along with the freshest of…

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October 28, 2012

Unbeatable Monthly Specials

Located in Westridge Shopping Center in Aiea, Pho My Lien is a must-try for Vietnamese eats. The restaurant serves up authentic, traditional Vietnamese food. Owned by husband-and-wife team Tommy and Lien Dang, who both are originally from Vietnam, the restaurant combines authentic know-how with the tasty ingredients that Hawaii has to offer. “A lot of…

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September 23, 2012 , ,

The Perfect Time for Papaya

Happy Sunday, Ono readers! I just returned from a fun-filled vacation in Southern California and Las Vegas. Every single moment was a blast, from Disneyland and Disney California Adventure to Universal Studios Hollywood, Los Angeles and cashing out in Sin City — I made the most of my time there. And, boy oh boy, did…

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August 19, 2012

Seeking Out Specials at Pho My Lien

Even though I don’t live in Aiea, I’ll take a drive from East Oahu to Westridge Shopping Center any day of the week to get my fill of Pho My Lien’s irresistible Vietnamese flavors. From the freshness of ingredients that burst out of every plate to the unbelievably affordable prices, it doesn’t get any better…

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The Lemongrass Grows Greener on the Other Side

Happy Sunday, Ono readers! What if I told you I was craving grass? You would think I’m crazy, right? Well, don’t be too quick to judge. Yes, I’m craving grass, but not just any type of grass. Enter lemongrass, also known as cymbopogon. Whole lemongrass is not easily chewable, so if you choose to consume…

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June 17 - 23, 2012

Satisfy Your Cravings on Pho-ther’s Day

Tommy Dang and wife Lien Bui (whom the restaurant is named after) make customers feel at home with their friendly demeanor, and after taking your first sip (or slurp) of pho you’ll feel right at home, too.

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May 6 - 12, 2012 , ,

Bright Eyed and Bushy Tailed Thanks to Avocado

Insomnia gets the best of me on most nights — and yes, I do realize how beneficial sleep is to your overall health, yet the sandman usually doesn’t make an appearance at my house until the wee hours of the morning. However, to counteract this vicious sleep cycle of mine, I’ve decided to somewhat make…

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April 15 - 21, 2012

Freshen Up at Pho My Lien

Husband-and-wife dream team Tommy and Lien Dang serve up a fresh batch of Vietnamese fare every day at Pho My Lien, their Westridge Shopping Center restaurant. If there’s one person who can vouch for the authenticity of their cuisine, it’s longtime friend and business partner, Walter James. “I’ve known Tommy for almost 30 years,” says…

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