I stumbled upon this place on a cold day and I really wanted a bowl of soup. What better place than a restaurant called “the big bowl?” I know the title should have given it away, but the bowl was huge! I ordered a seasonal...More
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Great ambiance and service. The food proportion was huge. The pot stickers tasted like frozen ones you can buy and reheat by yourself (vegetable ones were better tasting than meat ones). The entrees were delicious, but the featured teriyaki chicken fried rice was way too...More
Average "Oriental" dishes delivered warm. Would put the quality on a par with Panda Express. OK for delivery in Streeterville neighborhood.
Seven of us had a late lunch at Big Bowl after arriving in Chicago for a short visit. We always have to go since everybody loves the food. Fresh, wide variety, and affordable. Good selection of beers on-tap, as well as some nice mixed drinks.
A friend of mine was staying in downtown Chicago and wanted some Chinese Food. I hadn't been to Big Bowl for a while, so we gave it a try. We were seated quickly. All the workers were friendly. There are many dishes to choose from....More
We ate at the Big Bowl between lunch and dinner. There were only a handful of customers and the service was excellent. My wife's garlic chicken dish was excellent and my spicy chicken was good. I would certainly get the garlic chicken next time, it...More
We stopped in here for dinner on a whim. The restaurant was super crowded so we figured that we would be wowed. Service and seating were prompt. Once seated, our drinks arrived quickly as did our super spicy food. I would visit again but I...More
I always eat here when in Chicago on business - great menu and variety. The food this time around did not match previous visits and was not served as warm, but the hospitality of the bartender made up for it - he is a regular...More
Simple ambiance.. nothing fancy but food is above average to good. We stopped in for a quick late lunch as we had an hour only. We were done in 45 mins. We had shezhuan beef, garlic tofu with veg. Fried rice and spicy chicken pad...More