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208 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11249-3235
+1 718-388-8898
12:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 12:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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New York City, New York
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

We've had the chicken lo mein for the kids (very delicious), hubby had the shrimp fried rice (also delicious) and I had the shrimp with garlic sauce (this was good) and we also had the egg drop soup, which the kids loved. Great location on Bedford right of the L train. Good to sit and eat or take out. Would... More 

Thank ooxyeoo
Manila, Philippines
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34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

We were hungry and tired from walking around the neighborhood and chanced upon this hidden gem Red Bowl. We tried our luck in ordering what is special in their Menu. Tried the Tender and sweet pork ribs noodles and General Tao's Chicken (Their version of General Tso's Chicken) To our delight, the pork ribs were tender and succulent, noddles were... More 

Thank Vinson Y
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2015

Guys, if you're in Brooklyn definitely check out Red Bowl restaurant! I've been fortunate enough to eat here many times and it never disappoints. Located in a lively and happening part of Brooklyn - Williamsburg, Red Bowl is right in the center of a bustling urban life. The food is absolutely delicious, be it fish, veggies, meat or seafood. My... More 

Thank Alina K
Montpellier, France
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2015

During a trip in NYC, we went to this restaurant by chance and it was a really good surprise. Excellent chinese tapas and good service !

Thank fbssn
New York City, New York
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75 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2015 via mobile

I was in the mood for Thai and this was the first place I saw. Maybe I should have taken a few signs into consideration... Maybe the fact that they were too lazy to flip the opened/closed sign, perhaps the fact that they only had one customer sitting inside, or maybe that the floors were soaked from their dirty mop.... More 

Thank doggyDASH
Sao Paulo, SP
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126 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2014

If you consider money, this is one of the best restaurants around there. I ordered a shrimp with oyster sauce, the plate was huge and the flavour was perfect. Definitely would come back,

Thank Carolina M
New York City, New York
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270 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2014

This isn't your average Chinese restaurant, and Brooklyn has tons of Chinese Restaurants. The food is real, real good. The atmosphere is chic. The owners are off the hook wonderful, something you don't find at a lot of Chinese restaurants. The service is great too. I felt more like I was at the center of a big party than our... More 

Thank BobMinchak
Scotia, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2014

Williamsburg is what Greenwich Village used to be. Walk over the Brooklyn Bridge to DUMBO (Down Under Manhattan Bridge Overpass and look around, then catch a cab to Bedford St in Williamsburg. Or take the Water Taxi to W'burg. Red Bowl is highly rated by Zagat. Two people ordered four shared dishes for $38 and the food was outstanding. I... More 

Thank Robert D
Hallandale Beach, Florida
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70 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2014 via mobile

Went to NY for a visit. I was told that Brooklyn was a new happening place. So being a Bklyn boy I went. I got hungry walking around and craved some good Chinese Asian that I can't find in Florida. So I took a shot and stopped in. What a great surprise. Everything I ordered was wonderful! Flavorful , nice... More 

Thank Larry K
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2014 via mobile

This guy, seems to be owner, came from the back of the restaurant and invite us to seat, with a very polite maner, and the food is beautyful and taste, fast as well.Not pricey!

Thank Flavioem

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Chinese, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 208 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11249-3235
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-388-8898

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