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Fire Bowl Cafe

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Uptown Broadway
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255 E Basse Rd, Ste 600, San Antonio, TX 78209-8336
12108290887
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016 via mobile

First thing I would say is save your pennies...it's just NOT good. I ordered extra spicy chicken on fried rice and a bowl of hot and sour soup. First, the soup. At first I thought it was a sweet version of egg drop soup given to me by accident. I checked on the menu and they DON'T HAVE egg drop.... More 

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Thank Michael B
San Antonio, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016 via mobile

Food was okay but seemed very greasy. Went in with the impression that food was hot and made to order but the style is a fast food joint. Small selection and a bit over priced for the boxed rice ya get. I would pass.

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Thank JetlaggedJess
Alamo Heights, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015 via mobile

This spot has become a staple for me at least twice per month for business meetings. I prefer lunch because their lunch bowls can't be beat. Price is excellent and food quantity is just right. I always get a bowl of miso soup on the side which is delicate and flavorful. On nice days it is worthwhile dining on the... More 

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Thank Capt_Wyatt
San Antonio, TX
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

I've been coming here for over 8 years and it still delivers great food, very quick! If you're out on friday or saturday night and can't decide if you should be on a wait list anywhere else..come here ;)

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Thank TabithaJ04
San Antonio, Texas
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52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

If you're looking for Asian style "make your own" stir-fry this may be the place for you in the Quarry area of San Antonio. The restaurant offers some Asian standards like Sweet and Sour Chicken (or pork), Pad Thai, and General Tso's, but it also offers the diner the opportunity to put their own dish together. Diners can select their... More 

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Thank Ben C
San Antonio, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014 via mobile

Went to try a new place, so my husband and I went in around lunch time. Their prices were Ok a little high on some items, the place is very small, small portions which was fine for me but my husband was still hungry, the Food reminded me of a Chinese buffet, just nothing to get excited over.the egg roll... More 

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Thank wendyjuanes
Portland, Oregon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Tasted okay, but nothing much to rave about. Food was a little greasy, portions were good though. Price was middle of the road for fast food. I would eat here again if I was looking for something quick and easy.

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Thank Steven M
San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I really enjoy getting the bowl that you can put your own vegetables and get them stir-fried with a spicy peanut sauce; maybe with beef, or tofu. Yum!

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Thank Santos A
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

The atmosphere is loud with a fast food feel. The food is mediocre. I don't recommend Fire Bowl Cafe. If you want good Asian food in the area go to Hsui Yu on Broadway.

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Thank tinysmommy
San Antonio, Texas
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71 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We discovered Fire Bowl after Fire Wok closed near us. Very similar in menu. You pick your veggies or veggie mix, choose your sauce and protein, and they bring you a bowl of goodness. Personally, I am a fan of anything with chow fun noodles, but my family like the lo mein noodles. They did not like the peanut sauce,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Thai, Japanese, Fast Food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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 - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 255 E Basse Rd, Ste 600, San Antonio, TX 78209-8336
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Uptown Broadway
  • Neighborhood: Uptown Broadway
  • Phone Number: 12108290887

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