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Oriental Spoon

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229 Harvard Dr, Edwardsville, IL 62025-2702
618-655-9633
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Sunday
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Greenville, Illinois
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Somewhat limited menu, but what they do have is very good and the portions are large. The waitresses have always been friendly, and there is an outdoor seating option, which is really nice. The food isn't terribly spicy. Pretty good beer selection as well.

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Thank Victoria B
Edwardsville, Illinois
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food here will have you coming back for more!! I have never had such fresh Asian food of any kind, but this Korean sets the bar incredibly high. Freshly chopped vegetables in everything! You have to try the egg rolls with the peanut sauce. You just have to. Then order 1 bi-bim bop and 1 bugolki and share it... More 

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Thank 5Deliciousdelights
Highland, Illinois, United States
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

I know I've revues this place before, but I can't help it, it's that good. Very pleasant wait staff, the food is always very good. This has become our goto place for something good, reasonably healthy, and not expensive. Good Korean food. Try the Bulgogi, I love the spicy squid, the fiance likes the pork.

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Thank Joe62249
Honolulu, Hawaii
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2016

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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10 Thank PERIPATETIC N
Edwardsville, Illinois
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49 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2016

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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1 Thank Nekishaw
1 review
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 23 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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70 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 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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Thank txc9649
knb53
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19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 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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1 Thank knb53
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Asian, Korean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 229 Harvard Dr, Edwardsville, IL 62025-2702
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Edwardsville
  • Phone Number: 618-655-9633

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