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Sam Woo BBQ

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4215 Spring Mountain Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89102-8742
+1 702-368-7628
11:00 - 00:00
Closed now
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 00:00
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Palmdale, California
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42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Sam Woo BBQ has traditionally been a favorite of many. Late errand and drove by for a quick take out dinner for 5. Good decision, perfect choice. Roast pork, BBQ pork, Roast duck, stir-fried Chinese broccoli and fried rice completed the order and 5 adults eating at a room in a luxurious Las Vegas hotel were made happy! Highly recommended... More 

Thank William L
Cerritos, California, United States
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52 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

This Sam Woo does not offer alcohol or Dim Sum (Cerritos and Orange locations in So California do). It was not crowded and the service and food was not as good as the Sam Woo restaurants in Southern California. We had to ask for water whereas in California- water is given.

Thank Charlotte K
Bellingham, Washington
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176 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

We took some family members from Hong Kong here twice during a recent visit to LV and were surprised how authentic the fare was. First, it should be explained that when they say "BBQ" in the name here, they refer to a kind of southern (usually Cantonese) Chinese fast food, usually slices of roasted pork, duck or chicken over rice... More 

Thank Kenpasha
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280 reviews
211 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

The BBQ is just like I remember it in Hong Kong. The two item version has plenty of meat. We ordered duck and pork and couldn't finish it. Very tasty, but lots of bones in the duck. We also ordered the spicy, salt calamari. Good but not great....not very spicy and not salty enough, batter was a bit thick. Atmosphere... More 

Thank Andrea S
Panora, Iowa
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163 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

This was my first experience with authentic Chinese. The place was busy, almost everyone Chinese. My vegetarian food was fine, but I prefer the American versions. They like to use this Chinese green spear of something that is too tough to chew. Service was quick. They DID add a $5 tip to the bill without mentioning it, obviously hoping to... More 

Thank Greg N
Austin, Texas
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

I came here 5 yrs ago, it's very good. I visited last month, it was terrible. They just want to charge you for the price with poor quality food. They added tips without telling you, I will never come back .

Thank Linda6299
Salinas, California
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

This place sucks. My husband and I went in for lunch at 10:40am today. There weren't many people in the restaurant and the service was quick just like other Chinese restaurant I've been to in Vegas, except that their food sucks here! We ordered roast duck wonton noodles and double BBQ Lo Mien (BBQ duck and pork over noodles with... More 

Thank angelwyf
New York
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73 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016

Sam Woo is a good basic Cantonese restaurant with the benefit of Chinese BBQ -- menu is simple with a good selection of noodle & soup dishes along with other standard fare. Prices are very reasonable and they've been there a long time giving testament to their quality among the many, many Asian restaurants in the area

Thank DL675
Las Vegas, Nevada
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2015

not bad at first... but the food and service are getting worse and worse now, they are CASH ONLY!- that's ridiculous and so convenience. BE CAREFUL when you order TO GO FOOD... because they could be so absent-minded about what you ordered, and if you pick up without checking what's inside, you may be shocked opening the box when you... More 

Thank Dannylasvegas2015
Santa Cruz, California
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101 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2015

The best Sam Woo BBQ location is in Alhambra, CA. I went to Alhambra, CA; 20 years ago and this location seems to be the most authentic. To the Las Vegas location, I only went once in an effort to try to avoid the nasty food they serve at the Strip. I ordered Singapore style noodles and I even asked... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Chinese, Asian, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4215 Spring Mountain Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89102-8742
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Las Vegas>  > Paradise
  • Neighbourhood: Paradise
  • Phone Number: +1 702-368-7628

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?