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Yeonpo Galbi

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25-4 Buksu-dong, Paldal-gu, Suwon, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
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+82 31-245-5900
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Geoje, South Korea
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We went at 8 pm on a Friday night, and were the only customers though the place is huge. Our first impression was very bad because the waitress was rude : We wanted to order one Korean BBQ and 2 dishes for 3 people but were obliged to order 2 BBQ. They do not seem to want to care about... More 

Thank Linliii
1 review
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

This resturant is a good place for BBQ in the real Korean style. Beef ribs taste juicy & tender. And the waitress helped us BBQ the ribs u til we finished. Recommended to visitors after hiking along the Hwaseong Fortress.

Thank jacejieqic
Seattle, Washington
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213 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

We decided to try this place after it being highly recommended in Lonely Planet but the signature dish, galbitang, was not served for lunch. That would've been fine but the staff did not make us feel welcome at all and almost would not let me have the salt shaker because they wanted to clear it. Korea has the best customer... More 

Thank Hayley B
Dallas, Texas
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193 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2015

Loved the Galbi. Easy to order and very fast service at reasonable prices. A great place to eat and take a break while visiting the fortress.

1 Thank marlew76205
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115 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2015

I agree with all the good reviews for this restaurant. My husband and I order the Galbi Set Menu which comes with lots of side dishes including a miso-based tofu soup/stew, a number of banchan to be wrapped in lettuce with, of course, the galbi that was cooked at the table. The galbi portion was not particularly large but sufficient... More 

Thank chandeb
Prague, Czech Republic
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135 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 May 2015

Great experience in Korean food. Excellent service (quick, attentative) but almost no English. The menu includes English "names" but you may not know what they actually mean (and there are no pictures to make to choice simpler). The food, however, is delicious and there is a lot of it. If you want to try Korean food, there is hardly a... More 

Thank jajalumaca
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

When you arrive ask for a table on the ondol floor next to the window because the view on the fortress is a nice scenery to try galbitang ! I wasn't very impressed by galbitang but it is nice to eat. Nobody could speak English but the women there were very nice and helpful as long as you great them... More 

1 Thank Cécile P
Hakone-machi, Japan
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37 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2014 via mobile

I went for lunch here but their lunch time is restrict. So you should check the time before go over. I like their galbi soup it is very delicious and i am used to visiting for lunch or dinner sometimes. Also suwon hwasung near this restaurant is good to take a short walk after meals. I recommend here if you... More 

1 Thank amilier
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53 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2014

This is a BBQ place, I traveled alone and had to order about portions for 2 (about US$48) for the marinated beef. I was there at 2pm so it was only half full (cause I figured they would probably have more willingness to service a single customer) I have not tried much BBQ in Seoul but the food and variety... More 

1 Thank Scizorsim
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47 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2014

Located near the fortress wall where the Hwahongmun Gate (northern water gate) is, we followed the scent of grilled meat and found ourselves in front of this restaurant. Seeing a queue, we figured this was the place to have a meal. Do note that there is no English menu. Sign and pointing language is extremely important here. We just pointed... More 

Thank Scrappyboo

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Barbecue, Asian, Korean
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25-4 Buksu-dong, Paldal-gu, Suwon, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
  • Location: Asia  >  South Korea  >  Gyeonggi-do  >  Suwon
  • Phone Number: +82 31-245-5900

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