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Pao

2824 Plaza Dr, Springfield, IL 62704-6524
+1 217-546-4660
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (21 reviews)
“tuna” (7 reviews)
“sea bass” (6 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
American, Sushi, Asian
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2824 Plaza Dr, Springfield, IL 62704-6524
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1 - 10 of 87 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To the Manager of Pau Restaurant, Springfield, Il: (Sent 10/30/17) I am writing this to you personally instead of posting a review online. Perhaps you were not made aware of what we experienced in your restaurant. I believe if you had, you would have made...More

Thank creampuff315
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We tried out Pao's recently, and found it quite satisfactory. The filet mignon was cooked properly and tasted good. The service was acceptable. We ate outside on a pleasant evening with a gentle breeze.

Thank Ghost
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

I've been here a few times with my family and this restaurant has always been consistent with great food and service! My family and I were there tonight celebrating my Dad's birthday and everything was absolutely amazing. We started off with shrimp cocktail, Caribbean shrimp...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 22 July 2017

On a busy Saturday night, our party was seated quickly after a poor experience with another restaurant. The food was excellent. The salmon and the pork chops were terrific. Can't beat the service!

Thank bowenls
Reviewed 11 April 2017

First time there. I tried the Ribeye, which had excellent flavor but was rather chewy for the price. Garlic mashers were divine and asparagus spears were delicious. Coconut creme pie was very good but at $7, this tiny piece was way overpriced. Friends opted for...More

Thank tlawrick
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Delicious strawberry pineapple mojito! I had the pao chicken. It was good, kind of tasted like a Chinese dish. My husband had the pork. He said it was just ok. The park was breaded and fried, served with mashed potatoes and asparagus. The asparagus was...More

Thank Lovetravel G
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Couldn't make it for our friend's special night because we were out of town. We called the restaurant to pay for her dinner and was told that we should pay her back tomorrow because they were too busy.

1  Thank Rimas N
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

This has been a local sushi restaurant for many years. The food is good and the service is typically average. On Mondays they have drink specials that are four dollars a drink and they try to keep some specials going to keep the menu more...More

Thank Clevlander
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Just left there and have to say " it was really good ". My wife and I started with the crab cakes and when they came o thought they were small for the price. When we were done with them I decided they were really...More

Thank Tiremaster
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The $4 martini, mojito, margarita Monday is great and add in the wonderful food makes for a great time. The tuna and sushi are fresh and delicious. The service is always excellent.

Thank jorge007
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2824 Plaza Dr, Springfield, IL 62704-6524
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 217-546-4660
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