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Big Bowl Schaumburg

1950 E Higgins Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60173-5159
+1 847-517-8881
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pad thai” (16 reviews)
“stir fry bar” (7 reviews)
“ginger ale” (6 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1950 E Higgins Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60173-5159
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Two of my sons treated me to a father's day lunch. I had ginger shrimp and scallops. It was tasty and had some heat but was not overpowering--just as I had requested. I prefer brown rice and it was available without an upcharge. The restaurant...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good restaurant even as a chain, the bartender Michael was excellent and made some great recommendations from the menu. Good tv in the bar and has Cubs game on.

Thank Paul85255
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter and I sat outside, we had veggie potstickers and each had a entree it was very good highly recommend

Thank harrisbert
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Joined a friend last night for a dinner of multiple appetizers. Among our selections were Peanut Noodles, Crab Rangoon and Steamed Chicken Dumplings. Chilly winds outside determined our beverage of hot tea. Service is friendly and attentive. Passed on dessert in lieu of another round...More

Thank WeGo77MEW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have recently been there on both Saturday's and Sunday's around 5. The place was packed with probably a 20 minute wait on the Sunday. We had the stir fry bar and always love that. I asked for less sauce since I am on a...More

Thank Lynnette27
Reviewed 30 April 2018

This restaurant focuses on flavor. Wonderful selections and even orders to go for meetings are delivered delicious. Great for your next office party!

Thank Roni R
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

We ate Dinner here for my nieces birthday tonight. Absolutely everything we ordered was exceptional. From age 6 to 65, we were all thrilled with the food. The fried rice was an elegant enter when choosing the chicken teriyaki fried rice. Our birthday girl even...More

Thank ForSure53
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

The restaurant was very noisy because it was crowded. I had the hot and sour soup which I thought was very good, but eggrolls needed more flavor. I had their Mongolian beef which was overcooked and lacked flavor. Service was excellent but this place is...More

Thank dicksayad
Reviewed 17 March 2018

I hadn't been to BB in a while, so I let the server explain the menu. That was a mistake - there were so many choices besides the lunch menu that I didn't know what to get. I finally settled on the pad see ewe,...More

Thank larryd6578
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend and I went here for dinner before we headed to a comedy club. The food and service were excellent. I ordered chicken lo mein and simply loved it. My friend had the Orange Chicken with re-fried rice and said it was delicious. Because...More

Thank Patti2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1950 E Higgins Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60173-5159
    (Hwy 53/290 and Higgins)
  • Public Transportation: Schaumburg Pace station 1/4 mile north west of the restaurant. Trolley service to/from Woodfield Mall available.
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Schaumburg
  • Phone Number: +1 847-517-8881
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