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Myongwolgwan

#203 of 119,695 Restaurants in Seoul
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177, Walkerhill-ro, Gwangjin-gu | Sheraton Grand Walker Hill, Seoul 04963, South Korea
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+82 2-450-4595
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West Chester, Pennsylvania
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473 reviews
299 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2015 via mobile

We have had several team dinners here. And it always delivers. Wonderful Korean beef, very nice side dishes/kimchee and good view/atmosphere. Staff always courteous and polite - but have a nice warmth as well. Already looking froward to our next return

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1 Thank Mike54BU
Seoul, South Korea
1 review
Reviewed 9 March 2014

as a korean american who regularly visits once a year at least (by force mostly), this is one of the most overpriced place with the worst manner for the money ive ever visited. it makes me angry to fool westerners and koreans who thinks this is the fancy and bang for the buck kinda place. i would never come here... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2013

good place for korean bbq lover with good friends and families

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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160 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 248 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2013

Great service, good food but probably over priced in a local context. We were a party of 6 and had the Korean Bar-b-que with beef. There is a choice of US or Korean beef with the latter slightly more expensive. Meals came with side dishes with an extra charge for rice or udon noodles. No soup was included but the... More 

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Brookline, MA
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30 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2012

I wandered in there by myself, having been told that this was very famous and I should try it. The waiter was very helpful in my figuring out what to eat and even ran off to get me a beer when I demanded it. Shortly after some sides arrived, a fellow appeared with a bucket of hot coals that he... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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686 reviews
486 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2012

This traditional Korean BBQ Restaurant provides top-quality bargecue prepared with hardwood charcoal in a very traditional setting on top of a hill overlooking the river. The waitstaff are very attentive and even cut your meat for you. It is very pricey, so best to go there on a business expense account, if your per diem allows it.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Korean
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
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Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 177, Walkerhill-ro, Gwangjin-gu | Sheraton Grand Walker Hill, Seoul 04963, South Korea
  • Location: Asia  >  South Korea  >  Seoul
  • Phone Number: +82 2-450-4595

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?