WICHITA — When Pho Hot on Pawnee near the Canal Route closes this month, a new Vietnamese restaurant called Pho Special will open in its place.
This is owner Dung Nguyen's first restaurant.
Nguyen is not related Danny Nguyen, the owner of Pho Hot, who will continue to operate his Pho Hot Bistro on North Rock Road.
Dung Nguyen plans to serve pho, a noodle soup, along with other traditional Vietnamese dishes.
Pho Hot will close around the 14th or 15th and Pho Special will open June 23.