We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Red Bowl

201 S Estes Dr, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-7001
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (21 reviews)
“bento box” (4 reviews)
Closes in 15 min
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
Japanese, Chinese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
201 S Estes Dr, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-7001
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (74)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 74 reviews

Reviewed 2 October 2018

Lunch today with a group of 15 to celebrate a Volunteer Recognition event. As a former wait staff myself, I know how difficult it is to serve a group all involved in conversation with each other. Individual orders were served accurately; food was good; no...More

Thank carolinanorte
Reviewed 1 October 2018

I have tried 4 dishes and all are excellent with good quantity at a fair price for lunch. Good quick service

Thank Ashokumar
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Visited with my mother and sushi partner. We were excited to find a restaurant in the area which served sushi for lunch on the weekend. Red Bowl seemed to offer a number of dishes from various Asian countries but we were only looking for Sushi....More

Thank TStan91
Reviewed 13 May 2018

The best complement you can pay a restaurant is they are consistent.That is a hard thing to do in this day of age but they accomplish it !!

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 3 March 2018

The servings are very generous. In fact they are huge, but the quality is not good. Four of us went recently and we all were disappointed. We could not come close to eating all of the food but it was so bad that we did...More

Thank sbgtrav
Reviewed 10 January 2018

I rate places on what they are trying to accomplish. The reality is that we do not have a lot of sushi places in Chapel Hill, but Asian Bowl is doing a good job! They have a really good wine list. (I drink Chardonnay and...More

Thank Emily M
Reviewed 10 November 2017

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
Nearby HotelsSee all 18 hotels in Chapel Hill
Days Inn Chapel Hill
397 reviews
.92 km away
The Siena Hotel, Autograph Collection
529 reviews
.92 km away
Chapel Hill University Inn
585 reviews
1.01 km away
Quality Inn Chapel Hill
274 reviews
1.58 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Stoney River Steakhouse and Grill
151 reviews
.37 km away
Squid's Seafood Market and Restaurant
337 reviews
.64 km away
The Weathervane Restaurant
361 reviews
.13 km away
City Kitchen
220 reviews
.20 km away
Nearby Attractions
Downtown Chapel Hill
334 reviews
1.02 km away
FRANK Gallery
18 reviews
.00 km away
Kidzu Children's Museum
33 reviews
.30 km away
Chapel Hill Public Library
8 reviews
1.15 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Red Bowl staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
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
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing