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Cham Korean BBQ

10518 S Tacoma Way, Lakewood, WA 98499-5400
+1 253-584-2287
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
1 week ago
“Great Korean BBQ at very reasonable prices”
14 May 2017
“Always fantastic”
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CUISINES
Barbecue, Asian, Korean
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
10518 S Tacoma Way, Lakewood, WA 98499-5400
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For a great price ($17.99 Saturday night per person) they have an excellent all you can Korean BBQ. You select your own stuff and cook it on the grill at your table. Service is excellent. The meat selection is good (really good considering the price)....More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this meal made me very ill, intestinally within hours. i was guest of friend. but talk about setup to fail. all this raw meat, in buffet style, no refrigeration, tongs used for chicken, beef, pork, SAME tongs. bad news. illness stayed with me for days....More

Thank Arnold A
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We have been coming here regularly for quite a while. The guys are always so welcoming and the food is top notch. No waiting for a server to bring you more and a great selection. Prices are good.

Thank Eric K
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

There's plenty of Korean BBQ buffet along S. Tacoma way but we always end up here at Cham's. I think they only have 8 tables. They are always full mostly on dinner time. The waiting time can be from 30mins to hours. But people still...More

Thank hazel_travelss
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

It's small but it's got authentic great korean food! It's not suitable for large parties but perfect for a party of 4. Great nice korean owners too!

Thank janeyntim
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Every time I visit the Lakewood area, about every 6 months, it is a given I will eat here! The food is fresh, good selection, and just an all around fun experience. The staff is very helpful explaining the cooking technique and Korean customs. Be...More

Thank Joan P
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

This is our second time stooping in. Like usual the staff is friendly and very helpful. Looks like they have had a few updates. We will be back again.

Thank melissaferg
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Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Absolutely the best Korean Bar B Que. Fresh meats, no menu, it's buffet, all you can eat. I lived in Korea a day when I visit my family in Washington we make sure to come here every time. The family that owns the restaurant is...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 16 May 2016

Cham Garden is a small, locally owned, highly respected Korean BBQ place. This is literally a mom & pop owned establishment. The family welcomes you in - if you don't know how to "do" Korean BBQ, they will help you. They have a beautiful selection...More

Thank jennifer s
Reviewed 21 April 2016

This was my first time at a Korean BBQ joint. Being that you cook all your own food, I was pretty surprised that it costs $18.99 a head. I guess if you're big on eating meat, it might come out to a good deal. They...More

Thank robinb406
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10518 S Tacoma Way, Lakewood, WA 98499-5400
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Lakewood
  • Phone Number: +1 253-584-2287
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