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Big Chow Grill
Big Chow Grill

Big Chow Grill Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Website: http://www.bigchowgrill.com
  • Phone: (770) 405-2464
  • Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday: 11:00am - 4:00pm, Saturday: 12:00pm - 4:00pm; Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 4:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 4:00pm - 11:00pm, Sunday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Asian, Vegetarian / Vegan, Indian
  • Executive Chef: Blake Dunn
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Bar Dining, Full Bar, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access
  • Catering: Our catering menu is available on our website at www.bigchowgrill.com. Please call the restaurant for additional information.
  • Private Party Facilities: We offer semi-private dining space with seating for up to 100 guests. Please contact the restaurant for additional information.
  • Private Party Contact: Mike Blum (770) 405-2464

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Cobb Parkway
  • Parking: Valet
  • Parking Details: Complimentary Valet at front entrance. Ample self parking is also available.
A word from Big Chow Grill
From Red Restaurant Ventures and the original founder of The Real Chow Baby, Big Chow Grill is the next step in the evolution of American Stir-Fry. Big Chow Grill offers more fresh vegetables, more seafood options and more local ingredients. Same great value, same great service, just more healthy choices. We feature over 70 fresh ingredients, including fresh butchered meat and seafood and all of our signature sauces are MSG-free. Our Asian inspired appetizer menu is prepared with heart-smart canola oil and features favorites such as Egg Rolls and Chicken Lettuce Wraps. Relax at our full service bar and enjoy one of our signature “Big Cocktails” or a “Skinny Sip” made with less sugar. With value priced unlimited trips to our market fresh stir-fry bar and complimentary valet parking, Big Chow Grill is the perfect place for a healthy lunch or a lively night out with friends. This is BIG!Continued
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  • Diners' Choice WinnerKid Friendly
Diner Reviews
  • "My family used to eat here regularly. The food is decent, but the service just got worse over time. There were also issues with cleanliness, so we stopped going. After a year away, we returned last week to give it another chance. After the service we received, we will probably never return. It is no fun at eat at a restaurant and watch your waitress sit at the bar, playing on her cell phone while you need something. It took us over an hour to eat dinner, and there were no more than 12 other customers in the restaurant. Our waitress seemed angry that we were there, as if we had interrupted her personal time. This restaurant has so much potential but it is woefully mismanaged. This prices are also too high for the product you receive."
    Dined on 6/27/2014
  • "This is not a resturant you would take someone if you wanted to have a conversation it is very open and noisy. Saw a lot of overweight people as this is an all you can eat type of place not somewhere you would take a first date or even someone to enjoy a good dinner an converasiton"
    Dined on 6/21/2014
  • "We really liked this place. The food was great and so was the service."
    Dined on 6/14/2014
  • "we are vegetarians. this is a great place for us. the best part is you are able to pick and choose your ingredients. you can choose your spice, salt, seasoning level and protein. you"
    Dined on 6/8/2014
  • "I'm here every other week! Love it. Love it. **************************☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆▪☆☆☆☆"
    Dined on 5/31/2014
  • "Food was OK. It's nice to pick your own items, but the beef was tough and chewy. Often the food is overcooked. We had an email coupon, because it was Memorial Day and they obviously (and accurately) anticipated a slim lunch crowd; at first the server said each of us must have our own coupon, but she then allowed us all to use it without me having to forward a copy to each member of our party. Noise level is always too high, particularly the recorded music. We considered inviting friends to meet our family there, but decided against it knowing that we couldn't carry on a conversation without shouting."
    Dined on 5/26/2014
  • "My two favorite friends in the whole world had the Big Chow experience and we thought it was a nice place with good food! For a Friday night it was not busy at all we really didn't need to make a reservation. Although when I received my calamari as an appetizer they were basically cold I still had a nice experience at this establishment. "
    Dined on 5/9/2014
  • "Loved chosing favorite ingredients for grilling along with exotic sauces and dry spices to experiment with."
    Dined on 4/20/2014
  • "This restaurant is an interactive food experience where every patron gets to create their own dish. And if you've got the room for it, you can try multiple recipes on the same visit (I only managed one. On next visit I wil make a much smaller serving so I can try multiple dishes)."
    Dined on 4/20/2014
  • "Great food at a great price! Excellent for anyone with food allergies too!"
    Dined on 3/26/2014
  • "Good food for a decent price for all you can eat.. What else can you ask for."
    Dined on 8/10/2013
  • "Good concept a little more to think through than I'd like for a nice meal. Trouble getting flavors down for a good combination"
    Dined on 8/8/2013
  • "This was my first time going, though my partner had been to the restaurant once several years ago. We went together with his brother. Seeing as it was a Tuesday evening there were other patrons, but not so many that it was crowded. There are many wonderful options for the stirfry bar, whether you want to keep it safe or experiment and try something new, and while speaking with the waiter, we found that they rotate the selection regularly so chances are good that when you go in next time you'll find something new to try. And since the stirfry bar is all-you-can-eat, it's easy to make several small bowls for experimentation. The staff was more than willing to help with any questions first time visitors had, which we had a few."
    Dined on 7/23/2013
  • "Overall the restaurant was a good choice...my only comment is: if you are having a meeting, you would want to request to seated away from the kitchen, as there is much pots banging happening...so you level of hearing would be impacted. Also, if you are not familiar w/ the location in the Galleria it can be a challenge."
    Dined on 7/6/2013
  • "We eat here frequently. I was impressed with the free dessert provided to "Dads" for Father's Day. It was enough to share with 6 of us! The line was fully stocked and cooking times were great."
    Dined on 6/16/2013
  • "The food was delicious and since you are your own chef, how can you complain. Also, the staff was very friendly and upbeat."
    Dined on 2/14/2013
  • "More expensive than Ghengis Grill but still good quality and taste."
    Dined on 2/14/2013
  • "Our server could not get it together. We had to ask four times for a beer and she could not comprehend our dessert order."
    Dined on 2/14/2013
    Dined on 2/14/2013
  • "This stir fry joint rocks. Excellent service, excellent selection, great sauces! I was impressed with how quickly they cooked and served everything. They also now have all-you-can-eat sushi. Not the best sushi in the world, but it's pretty darned good. And a great value for the money. So worth getting lost for 15 minutes to find it :) I would happily recommend this place anytime!"
    Dined on 5/21/2012
  • "I have been coming here for years and it's always a great eating experience. You can't go wrong with the buffet because you choose all the stir fry items. It's always a hit with friends and co-workers too."
    Dined on 2/1/2012
  • "We went the Big Chow Grill to celebrate my daughter's graduation from Kennesaw. There were 9 of us and we had an incredible experience. It topped off our evening - the food was fresh, cooked to perfection and we each were able to get exactly what we wanted."
    Dined on 12/14/2011
  • "Always an amazing experience. One of my favorite places in all of Atlanta. Really glad they have a location in Cobb County/North Atlanta. Hope they open more locations."
    Dined on 11/20/2011
  • "The food was fresh and the food bar was kept very cleaned and well stocked. Enjoy creating my own dishes and able to experiment with the different spices and sauses. Realy enjoyed and will be back. Everyone in my party enjoyed."
    Dined on 7/17/2011
  • "Great concept in dining. Our waiter, while attentive at the onset of our meal, became non-existent after initial introduction. No one came around to refill our "bottomless" drinks. We had to go and ask someone else for our bill. Greeters at door were greet-less. Food was good and quickly served by kitchen wait staff but we felt it was overpriced for a Saturday lunch."
    Dined on 5/28/2011
  • "We are moving out of state and we will definitely miss The Big Chow Grill! Great food, great service, and nice staff!"
    Dined on 5/12/2011
  • "Took my team here for dinner and we had a great time. All could get exactly what they preferred and it wasn't too expensive for me. It was a little hard to find for someone not from Atlanta because the map on their page doesn't really coincide with the location."
    Dined on 4/5/2011
  • "Great food and even better service. Not so great manager on duty who refused to honor the offer that GM Paul had made to me after I made my reservation. I was assured that I would receive my complimentary birthday dinner. I have been a loyal customer for years, having dined at the original Chow Baby on Howell Mill countless times since the first day they opened, and countless times at the Big Chow Grill,as well. I may have to think long and hard before I eat there again."
    Dined on 3/27/2011
  • "Reservation was acknowledged and we were seated on time while walkins had a 20 minute wait. Waiter was very attentive and friendly. The food was plentiful and prepared quickly. I had a few extraneous veggies that I didn't pick show up in my stir fry, but otherwise no complaints about the food. The only major con was that the music was way too loud. We were a small group of 6 and it was very difficult to hear anyone besides those directly next to you."
    Dined on 1/21/2011
  • "The food is great and I love the build it yourself aspect, however, our group was not able to hold any sort of conversation due to the noise level including the music being SO VERY LOUD!!! We could not even hear the server as he explained how everything worked. Will not go to this location again because of the noise."
    Dined on 12/30/2010
  • "It's so loud but the food is always good. I'm very happy to get my new loyalty card."
    Dined on 8/26/2010