Quantcast

Your guide to the 4 most popular spots in Sunnyvale's Ortega neighborhood

Pho #1 | Photo: Chengzhi W./Yelp
By Hoodline - Published on May 27, 2020.

Visiting Ortega, or just looking to better appreciate what it has to offer? Get to know this Sunnyvale neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a pho shop to a salon.

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in Ortega, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.

1. Pho #1

Photo: rie y./Yelp

Topping the list is Vietnamese spot Pho #1, which offers soups and more. Located at 568 E. El Camino Real, Suite B, it's the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting four stars out of 538 reviews on Yelp.

Yelper Katie R. wrote, "Open for take-out during Shelter-in-Place. Excellent hygiene protocols in sanitizing pens, credit cards, leaving your order for pick-up on a table at a safe distance.  But the food was fantastic. They seem to take great pride in their business and cuisine."

2. Bonchon

Photo: Bonchon/Yelp

Next up is Korean and Asian fusion spot Bonchon, offering chicken wings and more, situated at 572 E. El Camino Real With four stars out of 2,451 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite. 

Yelper Vincent T. wrote, "The menu is quite simple. You can choose how you want your chicken and what flavor you want. The strips have just the right amount of crisp and crunch and the flavor is perfect each time."

3. Wendy's Salon

Photo: Satabdi D./Yelp

Hair and nail spot Wendy's Salon is another top choice. Yelpers give the business, located at Pavlina Plaza Shopping Ctr, 564 East El Camino Real, 4.5 stars out of 535 reviews.

Yelper Shannon M. wrote, "Hands down Wendy is the best! She was very knowledgeable and she took her time."

4. Asian Momo House

Photo: Vishal B./Yelp

Asian Momo House, a food truck and Indian spot, is another neighborhood go-to, with four stars out of 41 Yelp reviews. Head over to 153 E. Fremont Ave. to see for yourself.

Yelper Bhaskar M. wrote, "I love this place. I have tried momos, fried rice, noodles, etc. The taste and quality are really good. They are welcoming and courteous too."


This story was created automatically using local business data, then reviewed and augmented by an editor. Click here for more about what we're doing. Got thoughts? Go here to share your feedback.

About 11 hours ago
San Jose

San Jose police say person of interest in Gilroy murder was unarmed when he was fatally shot by officers

The man who was killed on January 21 by SJPD officers has now been identified as 27-year-old David Lee Tovar Jr., and police say he was unarmed when they shot him. Read More

Jan 25, 2021
San Jose

Santa Clara County sanctions Los Gatos hospital for letting teachers cut the line for vaccines

After Good Samaritan Hospital let Los Gatos teachers cut in line for COVID vaccination, Santa Clara County will withhold further vaccines from the hospital until it provides a plan to follow eligibility guidelines for the coveted shots. Read More

Jan 25, 2021
San Jose

Google to help vaccine rollout through Google Maps support and $100 million in ad grants

Google announced new initiatives to help more Americans get the COVID vaccine. The latest efforts include $150 million in donations to nonprofits and grants for Google Ads. The company will also be offering its sites for vaccination locations and add new panels to "vaccine near me" searches. Read More

Jan 22, 2021
San Jose

Korean-style ice creamery signs on as Market Park San Jose’s first food retailer

Visitors to the new Market Park San Jose shopping center will be able to sample trendy Korean-style desserts at a new SomiSomi soft-serve ice cream shop in the center. Read More