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Green Bowl

131 W Beaver Ave, State College, PA 16801-4816
+1 814-238-0600
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
1 week ago
“Good Experience at Green Bowl”
6 days ago
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
Asian, Mongolian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
131 W Beaver Ave, State College, PA 16801-4816
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Apparently this was sold some time back, and I didn't get the message. The list of things that made this a terrible experience is long, but here are a few: My meal was shoved to the side while the kitchen cooked off ten pounds of...More

Thank Harold M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a business lunch meeting at the Green Bowl. The food and ambiance were good. The Green Bowl is an all you can eat buffet. You choose noodles, vegetables, and toppings, then you choose from over 20 different sauces. Then, you choose your meat....More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 12 September 2017

First time here and had a great experience. Very friendly staff. Was surprised to find out it was buffet type style but all fresh. You go up to the line and and put whatever you want in the bowl veggies, noddles, sauce, meat and they...More

Thank bbasketball33
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Met a colleague for lunch here several months ago; just getting to my review now though. While the food was fine, the restaurant itself seemed a bit dark, dull, and uninviting. There wasn't much ambiance or comfort in the place, but the food was just...More

Thank Pam S
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

The restaurant has a cool approach-pick your own protein, veggies and sauces and they cook it for you. The food tasted very good and if I hadn't seen the bathroom I would have given it a 4. Bathroom was pretty awful and it is close...More

Thank Timalnick
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Over the past 5 years or so I have eaten at the Green Bowl while in town. If you are tired of burgers, fries, or chicken fingers, this is a unique experience. You get the chance to select your own vegetables and mix up your...More

Thank Fred A
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I have eaten here on several occasions. It has always been delicious. Great place to eat when you want your meal to be healthy and tasty. Prices were low and quality of food high. Can't beat that!

Thank Angie H
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

It's basically all you can eat stir fry. You mix and match whatever you want. Lunch is pretty cheap! I would recommend everyone to try it at least once.

Thank Tabitha A
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

This place is great for a nice cheep lunch all you can eat. Very nice people and good food takes a little time becuase the cook at order but overall very good place to eat

Thank sean d
Reviewed 2 May 2016

This was the third time at The Green Bowl! If you like stir fry, you'll love this place! Load your plate with what ever you want and they'll make right in front of you! Love it!!

Thank Lee M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 131 W Beaver Ave, State College, PA 16801-4816
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  State College
  • Phone Number: +1 814-238-0600
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