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Black Pearl Asian Cuisine

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3439 Colonnade Pkwy Ste 300, Birmingham, AL 35243-3337
+1 205-262-9888
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11:00 - 21:00
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11 reviews
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Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

The food is quite amazing. The sweet and sour chicken is to die for. They have a huge menu, so variety isn't a problem. The staff is hard working and the restaurant is kept very clean. The atmosphere is relaxed. The food portion sizes are excellent and everything tastes fresh. They are quick too. They get you your appetizer out... More 

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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016

They have a special that comes with 2 entrees, rice and your choice of 2 from soup, ginger salad and egg roll. It's only $9.90 and it's a ton of food! Server was very friendly, but a little hard to communicate with.

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1 Thank Robin W
Geismar, Louisiana
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70 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016

I read a lot of mixed reviews. I am a current Louisians resident and they don't know what real Chinese food is. Egg drop soup - wonderful, spring roll, good, crab Rangoon best I've ever had, any where. General Tso's chicken looked great but I was full by then. I will go back when going through Birmingham.

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1 Thank SuzieW2
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I decided to try Black Pearl since it's so close to our apartment. Their menu offer many options, including Korean, Thai and traditional Chinese fare. They also have milk teas and flavored teas. I had the beef with vegetables and fried rice and my husband had sesame chicken with white rice and they were both delicious! The... More 

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1 Thank Sydney H
Greenville, South Carolina
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2016

The Food we got was a good deal for the price and tasted good as well.So we ordered Egg Drop Soup to start which was good and then I had the salted chicken which was good a little chewy though. My other half order the Mongolian Chicken which he said was good as well. Bottom Line: Give it a Try... More 

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Thank UnicornsPlace
Birmingham, Alabama
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45 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2016

first visit for lunch-- great visual place-- nice inside-- decent lunch choices and prices-- average service- enough menu choices for non sushi types-- - worth a visit if your close to colonnade area-- gets lost in all the building clutter--

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Thank drralphie1
Sullivan
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70 reviews
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Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

After a long day of driving, we were happy to be able to walk from our hotel to Black Pearl. We are both very fond of good Asian food after living in SE Asia. The Vietnamese dumplings arrived cold and with only soy sauce. Our waitress did have them reheated and suggested that perhaps I just didn't care for Asian... More 

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Thank Elizabeth S
Birmingham, Alabama
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 November 2015

Best overall Chinese restaurant in Birmingham area! Love the salt and pepper shrimp. The hot and sour soup is wonderful. Great and speedy service. Though small the eating area is cheerful and quiet. My go to Chinese.

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1 Thank Marjo G
Birmingham AL, United States
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2015

Michelle's restaurant is miles above any other Chinese restaurant, and I have eaten a lot of Chinese. It is authentic, as she and her chef hubby are both Chinese, and it is served in a clean and inviting little restaurant, with a knowledgeable and friendly staff. She also has bubble tea, which is very Chinese and delicious. I tell everyone... More 

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1 Thank Belinda K
Alabama
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117 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

This is a great place to grab Chinese and Asian cuisine! The staff is extremely kind and service is definitely great! I have ordered multiple things and I have enjoyed them all. I would recommend the lunch combo!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3439 Colonnade Pkwy Ste 300, Birmingham, AL 35243-3337
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +1 205-262-9888

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?