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Big Bowl Schaumburg

1950 E Higgins Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60173-5159
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Ranked #21 of 273 Restaurants in Schaumburg
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Asian, Chinese, Thai
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Hwy 53/290 and Higgins
Transit: Schaumburg Pace station 1/4 mile north west of the restaurant. Trolley service to/from Woodfield Mall available.
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Chicago, Illinois
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133 reviews 133 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Big Bowl is pretty predictable. Good quality Chinese and Thai food with slightly higher prices than they should probably have. Portion sizes are huge (except on their potsticker and dumpling appetizers), service is good (they comped us two free desserts when our order took to long to come out of the kitchen) and I like anywhere that accepts reservations and... More

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Odenthal, Germany
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67 reviews 67 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

I ate at Big Bowl twice this week. Once with a large group from work and then tonight with my wife. The food and service on both nights were great. Dinner at Big Bowl is always a treat. I wish there was one near us in NH.

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Elgin, Illinois
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92 reviews 92 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

It had been a while since I was to this restaurant and I'm so glad I returned. There are lots of choices that are made to order, or you can make your own and they cook it for you. I had the Mongolian beef with brown rice and it was delicious. Portions are good size. Pork Potstickers were our appetizer... More

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Mount Prospect, Illinois
20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Great food and atmosphere! Love the concept of choosing your own veggies and giving your bowl of veggies to the chef to cook up for you. You could literally eat here numerous times each week and have a different "healthy" dish every time. There are also traditional menu items to order, if you choose. Must visit this place!!!

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Chicago, Illinois
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129 reviews 129 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

I had never eaten at this location and had lunch with buddies and enjoyed this place. I had the Hot and Sour soup and a rice dish and both were very good and everyone enjoyed this lunch.

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Anchorage, Alaska
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29 reviews 29 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Great concept for creating your own Big Bowl of Asian food, and healthy too. A bit on the expensive side. My dish was much more spicy than I thought it would be. I think the restaurant would do well to be a little less formal and more like fast food, or at least like Chipotle.

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72 reviews 72 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

I like this place, nice to have a lunch there, but also very comfortable in evening time. Very good food.

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Mishawaka, Indiana, United States
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Get the Chicken Pad Thai with Pomegranate Ginger Ale...best meal I have had in a while. Also, the only Vegetable Dumplings I have ever liked were made here.

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Try their specialty items on the menu. Great food and not expensive at all. Located right at the shopping area. Children friendly. Great ginger made lemonade.

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Twin Lakes, Wisconsin
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58 reviews 58 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We have been going to Big Bowls pretty much since it opened. We stopped in this past Friday night and were extremely disappointed! Service was terrible, the food had been sitting around before it was served. Most troubling was the bartender! We were up charged during happy hour & and he clearly did it on purpose! He poured the wine... More

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Additional Information about Big Bowl Schaumburg

Address: 1950 E Higgins Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60173-5159
Phone Number: 847-517-8881
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Schaumburg
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Asian, Chinese, Thai

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