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Sonamu

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23A St | Mezzanine Floor, Asiana Hotel, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 238 7777
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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Korean wife needed a fix of her food. Half hour cab ride from Jumeirah Madinat Dar Al Maysaf. Worth the trip. Good food. Attentive service. Nice atmosphere. Third trip for the food.

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Thank Herb A
Fayetteville, North Carolina
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Stopped in Dubai for a couple days after vacationing, Ate here for lunch had Yukgaejang and it was very good and spicy, it was almost as good as my wife's. Went back that night for dinner because they have all you can eat BBQ buffet, it was about 50 dollars USD but had to try it, I had so much... More 

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Korean BBQ promotion is an amazing opportunity to experience Korean culture and food. Food is enough, tasty and yummy... Scarlette welcomes you with a smile and Mekhroj is always helpful and explains patiently all your questions. Don't forget to have red bean ice cream as a finale.

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Thank joorigohgo
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Very nice place, the food is great and it is fun to sit and prepare the meat at the table. The service is impressive and the staff is very nice and attentive.

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Thank Heidi N
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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47 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

The ambiance is good and the area is wide enough to unwind. Start with a good soju while enjoying A variety of appetizer at hand to sate you while grilling your chicken galbi. The kimchi is superb and you can have a refill of lettuce . I recommend you try their beef bulgogi its so amazingly soft and tasty. Service... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We used to bbq grill to make steak and ordered some extra dishes too, the food portions are great. I ordered a sea food noodle and didn't realise how big and full of seafood it would be. My husband loved the chops. The food was very nice. The restaurant is very clean. I gave this an excellent rating not just... More 

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Thank Sk0023
Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

this is my favorite korean restaurant in Dubai. there are several Korean restaurants in dubai include north korean one. as a korean this restaurant has the best, authentic korean food. you can bring your friends as fancy or infancy occasion. I would like to recommend a waiter name as "Micheal". He is the best in Dubai as well. It has... More 

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Thank 신영리
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Great restaurant! Service was great! The food was amazing! Just one thing, wish they had more selection of the side dish apart from that i would definitely visit this restaurant again if i have chance to visit Dubai again. Great korean food. I really enjoyed it alot. Highly recommended!

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Thank Brittany Jimin K
United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

Sonamu restaurant is located In the heart of Deira where you can taste authentic Korean cuisine. The ambiance is very pleasant and you can also experience to sit in traditional korean dining set up where you can grill some BBQ on the table. The food quality is excellent. While waiting for your mains they will serve you traditional appetizers such... More 

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dubai
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

after many years haven been in deira, last night we drive over there and stop to the asiana hotel for a sushi, went in and we decide to switch to korean and was a good choice, after read the menu we decided to go for a steam boat... after so many years and not easy to find in this day...... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Korean, Barbecue
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23A St | Mezzanine Floor, Asiana Hotel, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 238 7777

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?