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Swen Chinese Restaurant

1130 University Blvd Ste B2, on Strip, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401-0328
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good41%
  • Average4%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible8%
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“lunch” (7 reviews)
“pho” (3 reviews)
“egg rolls” (3 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
1130 University Blvd Ste B2, on Strip, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401-0328
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Reviewed March 11, 2018

We go frequently for lunch and have never been disappointed. If you get there early, there won't be a crowd. Also excellent for carry-out. We always order a pho to share-meatball, pork, or chicken. The lunch includes hot and sour soup, eggroll and rice. Kung...More

Thank gotimes
Reviewed August 30, 2017

Swen's is top-notch! The food was fantastic. We loved our dinner. The service was awesome, very friendly.

Thank Tim G
Reviewed August 16, 2017

Ate here on a Wednesday evening and were the only people in the Northport location. Although items on the lunch menu come with a choice of soup, along with rice, the dinner menu comes only with rice, although soup or egg rolls may be substituted...More

Thank BamaGrandslammer
Reviewed November 18, 2016 via mobile

Consistently a quick in and out lunch. Good food and decent service. Not much parking in the lot, shared with other restaurants.

Thank Bubba35405
Reviewed August 9, 2016

HOT & SPICY chicken- Delicious HOT & SOUR soup - Delicious I can not think of any bad experiences with dining in. Great food, pleasant/comfortable atmosphere. TAKE OUT----- Different story. Was told about 10 - 15 minutes to receive order. Well, it was 55 minutes....More

Thank ATumbleWeedRN
Reviewed June 28, 2016

So this review is about the Northport location on McFarland blvd. While the few times I have actually been able to get food to eat it has been great, actually getting food has been very challenging. This particular restaurant is about 10 minutes from my...More

Thank Sohlenlede
Reviewed May 18, 2016

We often eat here since it is in walking distance from our Bama B&B campus location. The lunch prices can't be beat, and the portions are very large. I always end up taking home a "doggie-bag" to use for my lunch the next day. It...More

Thank BamaBandB
Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

service okay. no one else was in there. food was really good though. sesame chicken is very good as well as the lo mein. yummy

Thank LHoward6
Reviewed July 3, 2015 via mobile

We were driving through Tuscaloosa on the way to Florida and stopped to visit the university. After walking on the strip we happened upon Swen Chinese Restaurant for lunch. They had an extensive lunch menu with soup, egg roll, entree, and fried rice for $6-7!...More

Thank CHulgan
Reviewed April 5, 2015

We've been to Swen's 3 times in the past month for lunch. The pho is very good--a very large bowl of noodles, meat, and vegetables in a broth. The lunch choices include soup and egg roll and well-cooked large portions for a very reasonable price....More

Thank gotimes
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1130 University Blvd Ste B2, on Strip, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401-0328
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Tuscaloosa
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