Ooma Bowl

These ergonomic, handheld bowls keep favorite food duos separate. Great for chips, salsa, dips, and more.
created by

Thomas Both

$25.00

Thomas Both created by

Thomas Both

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Eating Off The Floor

We've all done it: eating in front of a movie marathon on the couch, or dinner in bed on a rainy evening. It's OK...you've had a hard week. We understand.

Instead of balancing a foam take-out container on your knee in front of the TV, our Ooma Bowl will transform your couch dining experience. Its dual chambers are specially designed to keep food separate, so you can enjoy your chips and salsa or rice and curry without any unintentional mixing. Plus, the ergonomically designed bowl balances when held in one hand, and keeps your wrist in a comfortable, neutral position! Here's to eating on the floor...and the couch...and the recliner...

Learn more about how Thomas is taking "comfort food" to the next level in an interview on the blog.

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Thomas Both

created by

Thomas Both

location

California

“Get engaged and excited about how people do things and pay attention, then work your way to a product idea you're excited about and other people love.”

Captivated by human-centered design, beautiful objects, simplicity, and details, Thomas Both’s advice for aspiring artists and designers is simple: Make stuff. “Get engaged and excited about how people do things and pay attention,” he says, “then work your way to a product idea you’re excited about and other people love.”


 After working for a few years as a mechanical engineer right out of college, Thomas felt the need to feed his right brain, and so he enrolled in design school at Stanford University and went on to teach at the Hasso Plattner Institute of Design. When creating his ceramic pieces, no functional detail is left untested. “I work much more as a designer now than an engineer,” he says, “but both play a part.”

Learn more about how Thomas is taking "comfort food" to the next level in an interview on the blog.

Exclusive Made in the USA
Made from
stoneware
Measurements
See below for measurements.
Care
Microwave, dishwasher and oven safe.
Notes
Entire item: 8.75" L x 4.625" W x 2.75" H, 6 fl. oz. capacity and 11 fl. oz. capacity
Larger bowl: 4.1” diameter x 2.75" H, 11 fl. oz. capacity
Smaller bowl: 4.1” L x 2.8" W x 2.75" H, 6 fl. oz. capacity
Item ID
18412

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Economy shipping:
within 8 days, arriving no later than the 9th business day after the order was placed.
Standard shipping:
within 4 days, arriving 5 business days after the order was placed.
Preferred shipping:
within 2 days, arriving 3 business days after the order was placed.
Expedited shipping:
within 1 day, arriving 2 business days after the order was placed.
Express shipping:
will ship the same day and arrive 1 business day later.


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REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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UncommonGoodsOoma Bowl
 
4.6

(based on 336 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (246)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (72)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (8)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (10)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

96%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Attractive (287)
  • Dishwasher safe (216)
  • High quality (183)
  • Doesn't stain (102)
  • Easy to hold (70)

Cons

  • Breaks/chips easily (4)
  • Heavy (3)
  • Small (3)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (161)
  • Everyday (65)
  • Formal occasions (26)
  • Dinner parties (7)
  • Snack (5)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Practical (165), Quality oriented (54), Stylish (36), Budget shopper (32), Frequent entertainer (20)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes (235), No (73)
    • Primary use:
    • Personal (68)
    • For what occasion did you purchase this product?:
    • Christmas or hanukkah (188), Other (57), Birthday (26), Mother’s day (7), Father’s day (4)

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5.0

Love this! I will order more as gifts.

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from Elkhart, IN

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Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Attractive Design
  • Dishwasher Safe
  • Easy To Hold
  • Quality Construction

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Everyday

    Comments about UncommonGoods Ooma Bowl:

    Love this little chip and dip bowl. It is easy to hold and comes in bright colors. We use it every day!

    • Primary use:
    • Personal
     
    5.0

    Great for salsa lovers!

    By 

    from orange county

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    Pros

    • Attractive Design
    • Dishwasher Safe
    • Easy To Hold
    • Quality Construction

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Everyday

      Comments about UncommonGoods Ooma Bowl:

      I eat chips & salsa every week while sitting on my couch watching tv, this is perfect for me and a guest to enjoy without having to use a tray setup

      • Primary use:
      • Personal
       
      5.0

      Very easy to hold and comfortable, yet stylish

      By 

      from Atlanta, GA

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      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Attractive Design
      • Dishwasher Safe
      • Easy To Hold
      • Quality Construction

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Everyday

        Comments about UncommonGoods Ooma Bowl:

        I love how convenient it is for all my favorite foods ( DIPS!!!)

        Service and delivery comments:

        relatively on time

        • Primary use:
        • Personal

        (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        3.0

        Clever idea.

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        from Mountain View, CA

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        Pros

        • Attractive Design
        • Dishwasher Safe
        • Easy To Hold

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Everyday

          Comments about UncommonGoods Ooma Bowl:

          I really liked the idea of this dish when I saw it in the catalog, but it is just too expensive. I'd like to have a set of them in different colors, but $100 for a set of 4 (for example)--just too much for such an informal item.

          • Primary use:
          • Personal
           
          2.0

          Try to scoop?

          By 

          from North Carolina

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          Verified Reviewer

          Pros

          • Dishwasher Safe
          • Easy To Hold

          Cons

          • Impossible to scoop against the curve.
          • Unattractive Design

          Best Uses

            Comments about UncommonGoods Ooma Bowl:

            This is an attractive bowl. It would be great for soup & crackers, ice cream & cookies. But using it for chips and dips/salsa was maddening. Because one side of the dip bowl is curved inward, it is nearly impossible using a chip to scoop toward oneself. The curve allows but one contact point to scoop against. I am very disappointed - especially after an aggravating chips & salsa evening. Limited use - and don't expect to scoop!

            • Primary use:
            • Personal
             
            5.0

            I would buy this product for other gifts.

            By 

            from New Brighton, PA

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            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Attractive Design
            • Easy To Hold
            • Quality Construction

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Dinner Parties
              • Everyday

              Comments about UncommonGoods Ooma Bowl:

              I purchased this as a Christmas gift for my son and daughter-in-law and I think they'll love it when they get it in December.

              • Primary use:
              • Personal
               
              5.0

              Great Bowl

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              from Cupertino, CA

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              Pros

              • Attractive Design
              • Dishwasher Safe
              • Quality Construction

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Everyday

                Comments about UncommonGoods Ooma Bowl:

                Snacking

                • Primary use:
                • Personal
                 
                5.0

                Love these!!!

                By 

                from Marysville, Kansas

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                Pros

                • Dishwasher Safe
                • Easy To Hold
                • Quality Construction

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Everyday

                  Comments about UncommonGoods Ooma Bowl:

                  These are handy to use if you don't want bulky bowls and plates to use for chips and salsa! We fill these up and watch our favorite ballgame on TV!

                  • Primary use:
                  • Personal
                   
                  5.0

                  Loved it! Made the perfect gift for our salsa and chip eater

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                  from Chattanooga, Tn

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                  Pros

                  • Attractive Design
                  • Dishwasher Safe
                  • Easy To Hold
                  • Quality Construction

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about UncommonGoods Ooma Bowl:

                      Loved it!

                      • Primary use:
                      • Personal
                       
                      5.0

                      Love it

                      By 

                      from Siren, Wi

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                      Pros

                      • Attractive Design
                      • Dishwasher Safe
                      • Easy To Hold
                      • Quality Construction

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Everyday

                        Comments about UncommonGoods Ooma Bowl:

                        I purchased this for a valentines gift for my husband, he likes his chips and salsa. Since we have received it he has used it everyday just about.

                        • Primary use:
                        • Personal

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