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Kuma's Asian Bistro

420 E State St, Rockford, IL 61104-1015
+1 815-490-1000
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“bibimbap” (5 reviews)
“wonton soup” (3 reviews)
“brown rice” (2 reviews)
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Asian, Korean, Fusion
$$ - $$$
420 E State St, Rockford, IL 61104-1015
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time at Kuma's and definitely I'll be back. Just back from a very tasty meal in a really cool setting. Dining area really modern but an old-fashioned cool building sets the tone. Ordered a couple of mains so I'd have lunch tomorrow, a spicy...More

Thank TravelinEvertonian
Reviewed 27 July 2017

I usually get the teriyaki bowl with chicken and brown rice. It is enough for 2 meals. The ingredients are always fresh. The food comes out rather quickly and the wait staff is always friendly. The restaurant is very clean.

Thank deanabingham
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have been dining at Kuma's regularly over the past several years and it's become our favorite place to go on date night. Great drink specials and excellent food! Kuma's manages to pull off a classy casual feeling with very affordable prices....More

Thank eric s
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Visited Kuma's in April 2017. Very fresh food. I ate the stir -fried Dip Bop something, It comes in a sort of clay bowl that's still sizzling. Flavors were surprising and mouth watering. I'm not a fan of spicy food, but this was a combination...More

Thank Paula M
Reviewed 3 April 2017

My husband and I wanted a restaurant close to Coronado Performing Arts and this fit the bill just fine. I didn't have a reservation but I suggest that if your going there before the show in Coronado, get a reservation or come in very early....More

Thank arlenejustice
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for dinner with friends after a workout session at the YMCA. The server was timely to take our drink and food order. Thier egg rolls as an appetizer was excellent. There udon noodle soup bowl with beef was an excellent, reasonably priced entree.

Thank meyste
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Kim's has been a favorite spot of ours for years. The hibachi is always good and I'd recommend the ginger dressing with the salad. The dolsot bibimbap is amazing as well. Wonderful atmosphere as well and always great service.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Are you hungry for Korean or Chinese or Thai or Japanese? This tiny bistro tucked in the middle of the block serves it all up without MSG and with lots of fresh ingredients. You can get it spicy or mild and even gluten free. We...More

Thank flightcheck2015
Reviewed 17 January 2017

The wonton soup is wonderful as are the lettuce wraps. If you stay away from the beef dishes, you are okay. Nice atmosphere and reasonable prices.

Thank HenLi
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We weren't sure what to expect but we were overwhelmed by the experience. First off, the prices are insane (we just moved her from Chicago land area). We actually ordered a bottle of wine for dinner because it was $18 for a really decent bottle...More

Thank tinleyparktraveler
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 420 E State St, Rockford, IL 61104-1015
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Rockford
  • Phone Number: +1 815-490-1000
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