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201 S Estes Dr, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-7001
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came after seeing a movie in the same complex. I had a delicious red curry with chicken, spouse had pork lo mein...enough leftovers for dinner the next night. We chose iced tea instead of hot tea. Service was fast and friendly. No fortune cookies came with the check...where we live its expected to include fortune cookies.

Thank RobertaPhilly
Hillsborough, NC
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83 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

This is one of the pricier Oriental restaurants in the area. The location is nice, in University Mall right off 15-501, so it's easy to get to. They have a pleasant dining room with booths on two sides, a bar on one side & tables in the center. My wife & daughter really like eating there, yet I've always been... More 

Thank RonCooley
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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62 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

Located at University Mall, I have been here many times and really enjoy Red Bowl Chinese. They have a varied menu with lots of options including sushi. I did try the sushi which was good but not as good as the other meals I had there. I really enjoyed the Sweet and Sour Chicken and the Beef with Broccoli dishes... More 

Thank Amanda B
Mebane, North Carolina, United States
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85 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

We always enjoy a meal at Red Bowl. It's hard to make a choice - the menu is lengthy and everything I've ever ordered has been quite good. My wife has made a favorite of the Walnut Shrimp but is frequently tempted to try a 'new' entree. I like to experiment and on our most recent visit I had the... More 

Thank Bill H
Snow Camp, North Carolina
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137 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016

Lots of good food. Had enough for leftovers the next day. Love the sushi. Little pricey, but they have coupons online that you can use.

Thank Tammy A
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197 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Have been to Red Bowl other times and it was much better than today. Decided to go for dinner and were promptly seated and waited on. There were very few people in the restaurant and we were constantly out of drinks. Waitress even said I'm sure your wondering why your out of drinks and apologized and said she was having... More 

Thank Tiffany R
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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103 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

I sometimes meet friends for lunch. They have a large lunch menu which, at my last visit was about $7 for egg roll, soup, rice and main course. I got a mango chicken dish the first time I went and have been getting ever since. It is listed as a spicy dish, They are very amenable to making it less... More 

Thank Gail S
High Point, North Carolina
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238 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

Everything is cooked to order. Their won ton soup is crystal clear, hot, full of flavor. The won tons tender, not overcooked & the filling excellent. Both the spring roll & egg roll hot ,packed with flavor,& fried crispy. Sriracha gives the perfect heat to both. The 1/2 price house wine is always welcomed!!

Thank Mike D
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped by for lunch on a Sunday was busy, lots of choice of food, my son (13) had sushi I had a shrimp curry which was very nice and tasty, fast friendly service would Def go there again

Thank Sarah M
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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246 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

We stopped by for a quick lunch after the early movie at Silverspot. The sushi platters were very good and the service was excellent. Hope they can repeat the experience when the restaurant is really busy with customers.

Thank Stephen F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 S Estes Dr, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-7001
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Chapel Hill
  • Phone Number: 919-918-7888

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?