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Wangbijib Myeongdong Main Store

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Myeongdong / Namdaemun
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63-6 Chungmuro-2ga, Jung-gu | 2F, Seoul, South Korea
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+82 2-3789-1945
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Helsinki, Finland
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176 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very delicious Korean barbeque. Good quality meats and the staff prepared those in the table on hot coal bbq. Very tasty. The restaurant is on the second floor and outdoors there is sign only in Korean, in kind of handwritten font.

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Thank Purjelentaja
Montreal, Canada
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here wanting KBBQ as the first thing I had in South Korea and it was so good it straight up ruined subsequent meals because the bar was set too high. The quality of the meats (we had a mix of pork and beef) was amazing and the staff was crazy effective. They cook everything over white charcoal reminiscent of... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Super delicious and had great service (we went at 6 PM on a Friday). Got the short rib, which was super juicy, and the tenderloin. Loved all the add ons too - particularly the 2 types of kimchi.

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Thank Sharlina
Singapore, Singapore
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

This was our first meal upon touching down in Seoul. But boy, was it a great one! The waitering staffs were very polite and their services were superb. The waiter would personally make sure every piece of the pork meat was grilled perfectly on the charcoal grill. We ordered two sets of premium beef set that came with banchan (18000W... More 

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1 Thank limwhow
Manila
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20 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017

They offer Hanwoo beef which refers to cattle indigenous to Korea which are raised only in the country. Ate here 3 times in a row. Beef was super tender. Staff are friendly and can speak little english.

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1 Thank JE_ST_DJ
Iloilo City, Philippines
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57 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We got really good quality beef and pork. Slightly small portions, for a big meat eater portions are just enough for 1 so order a bit more. Slightly pricey for our meals. Our servers did not rush us at all, even with the relatively long line. They were helpful when we were ordering. There are English translations to the menu... More 

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1 Thank aimacarmela
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

6 of us came from Australia. We can't beleive you get into a restaurant you have to order 1 meat per person. Eventhought 2 of us dont want to eat bbq. We want to eat something else. The staff said we must order 6 meats. We really want to stand up and walk off but my kid already drank their... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We went here last week, myself, my wife and my one year old son in the pram. It's a difficult to maneouvre the stairs with the pram. We were told that it was last orders as we were ordering. We had the sirloin steak BBQ, which was very nice, came with all the kimchi, side dishes, etc. As we were... More 

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1 Thank Fra_11
Singapore
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79 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Based on a recommendation from the hotel, i found this restaurant. I must say this is the best Korean BBQ I've had so far. Quality of meat is very good - we went ala carte and had 2 orders of beef ribeye, short ribs, seafood pancake and 2 tofu soups. Portions are small so it is recommended to order more... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
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46 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

it was the best korean bbq we had! good service and great ambience. the meat was well marinated. 3 of us ordered 3 servings of meats and was just good enough. you might need to order extra if you are a big eater. we came out without any smell, which is the best part of having bbq! highly recommend!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Grill
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63-6 Chungmuro-2ga, Jung-gu | 2F, Seoul, South Korea
  • Location: Asia  >  South Korea  >  Seoul>  > Myeongdong / Namdaemun
  • Neighbourhood: Myeongdong / Namdaemun
  • Phone Number: +82 2-3789-1945

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Myeongdong / Namdaemun
Arguably Seoul’s most famous neighbourhood and undoubtedly one of its most popular, Myeongdong takes shopping and eating to new heights, with hundreds of shops, restaurants, and cafes all stacked on top of one another. The rise in popularity of Korean cosmetics, fashion, and more has made this area a must-see for visitors who come and marvel at Myeongdong’s often frenetic pace and energy. Lotte and Shinsaegae’s massive department stores are also popular draws for both Korean and luxury products. The department stores, just like Myeongdong’s streets, are crowded around the clock. Myeongdong’s many street food carts are also immensely popular for their inexpensive and quirky offerings (French-fry-encrusted corn dogs, anyone?). The neighbourhood’s popularity, as well as its close proximity to other popular sights and neighbourhoods, makes it one of Seoul’s most popular places to stay.
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