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Oriental Spoon

Asian, Korean, Chinese
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229 Harvard Dr, Edwardsville, IL 62025-2702
618-655-9633
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Takeout, Waitstaff

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Get the bulgogi!

I highly recommend the bulgogi! I usually order the spicy shrimp bulgogi, but sometimes I get the regular shrimp bulgogi or spicy squid bulgogi to change things up. There's a good variety of fresh crisp vegetables in these dishes Many other delicious options on the menu as well, including... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
PERIPATETIC N
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I highly recommend the bulgogi! I usually order the spicy shrimp bulgogi, but sometimes I get the regular shrimp bulgogi or spicy squid bulgogi to change things up. There's a good variety of fresh crisp vegetables in these dishes Many other delicious options on the menu as well, including vegetarian choices.

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Edwardsville, Illinois
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here is very good, and they also do carry out orders. The menu is extensive. I love the veggie mandu and chicken bulgogi.

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Thank Nekishaw
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015 via mobile

Food was great .... Service was excellent ! Will definitely be back .... Hidden gem in Edwardsville ..... Had the Chicken Bologi ... Think it's call that ... Great

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Thank Ronald B
Princeton, Illinois, United States
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51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

My family ate at the Oriental Spoon tonight. We tried pork, chicken, shrimp and tofu Bulgogi which is a similar to Mongolian Beef but with an amazing, addictive spicy ginger sauce. We also tried the chicken curry and Bibimbap which came with egg drop soup. The curry chicken was the most generous portion of the lot. It was chicken was... More 

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Thank Barry G
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48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014 via mobile

I don't recall giving Oriental Spoon my review even though I have been visited them since their opening. Edwardsville has caught quite attention lately with Peel Wood Fire Pizzas, 1820 Chop House..Oriental Spoon just gives Edwardsville another stamp of diversity. The place is quite small yet they are clean and you can see part of the kitchen floor, which is... More 

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knb53
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

My wife and I have eaten here multiple times. It's definitely not fast food. Everything is made to order, and it shows in the final product. The chef clearly knows what he is doing, from the Korean egg drop soup (some of the best we've ever had) to the Bibimbap, the Bulgogi, and the Ramyun. The Gim rolls are awesome... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014 via mobile

Great food! We ate the chicken bulgogi bowl and bibimbap. It tasted like the food I had when I was in Korea. The restaurant was really nice, and clean. Would definitely recommend this place to anyone!

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Thank Tess B
Illinois
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703 reviews
389 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

I had never had Korean food. But this was really good. The egg rolls were delicious and we both had the chicken bowl and it was very good. The portion size was small, but it was the lunch size. Next time I think I will order off the menu in hopes of having a bigger portion. The service was very... More 

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Highland, Illinois, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

I stopped in while on a trip to Edwardsville for home repair supplies. Honestly just thought it was a Chinese restaurant. Turned out to be Korean food which I've never had before. The server very patiently explained what a few dishes were for me since I had no clue what I was looking at. IT WAS GREAT! Very light, not... More 

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Caseyville, Illinois
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32 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2013

My husband and I enjoy the Oriental Spoon and often stop in just to get their pork egg rolls served with peanut sauce. For dinner I usually order the pork Bulogogi - very good.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 229 Harvard Dr, Edwardsville, IL 62025-2702
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Edwardsville
  • Phone Number: 618-655-9633

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Asian, Korean, Chinese
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?