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Red Bowl

201 S Estes Dr, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-7001
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (18 reviews)
“egg rolls” (6 reviews)
“bento box” (4 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Chinese, Japanese, Sushi, Asian
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201 S Estes Dr, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-7001
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visit Red Bowl at least 2x month...the sushi special is a big draw for students. The Drunken Noodles are fantastic, as well as General Tso's!! You will not be disappointed. Staff is caring and pleasant!

Thank stsuji
Reviewed 16 June 2017

My interaction with the Manager Zeke was less than desirable and will lead to us NEVER going back again. Zee decided it was in his best interest to argue with me about a mistake the kitchen made (mistakes happen but its how you deal with...More

Thank Jeffrey B
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Very good food. Special request met .good to excellent service. Especially love their hot and sour soup. Occasionally stop there for soup only.

Thank Joyce M
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Located on the outer part of University Place, Red Bowl is easily accessible with lots of parking, The restaurant is very comfortable and conducive to conversation. They have an extensive menu with all of the typical Chinese offerings, My favorite, however, and not offered everywhere...More

Thank teddya323
Reviewed 16 April 2017

I recently dined at Red Bowl with friends and we had a lovely lunch. Service was prompt and the food was good. We would eat here again.

Thank amm925
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

This place was recommended so decided to try it. I had sesame chicken which was very good and the portion was hugh enough to take more than half home. My son had the spring roll which he said was fair but the price was right....More

Thank Diane F
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Service needs attention, food very well prepared, ambiance clean open casual comfortable. The staff seemed to be understaffed for the amount of people dining on this particular Sunday. Hostess needs to be more attentive to whats happening in the front of the house. Even though...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 30 March 2017

As vegetarians, we love coming here. There are several vegetarian options, although we tend to order the curry bowl each time (along with the lettuce wraps). The quality of the food is excellent, as is the service. Since it's located in a mall, the parking...More

Thank Jude2323
Reviewed 14 February 2017

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...More

Thank RobertaPhilly
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...More

Thank RonCooley
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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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