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Goong the Castle

House 12/B Road 50 | Gulshan 2, Dhaka City 1212,, Bangladesh
0088-02-9890259
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Ranked #126 of 212 Restaurants in Dhaka City
Cuisines: African, Asian, Barbecue, Korean
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Hanoi, Vietnam
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We live in Dhaka and have visited Goong nearly once per month. Hands down, this is our favorite restaurant. Best Bulgogi BBQ, consistently attentive service, and our kids love the toy room! When the owner comes by to say hello, we really feel well taken care of. Try different rooms each visit for a change.

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Rangamati, Bangladesh
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

The food is absolutely delicious, service is the best in Dhaka, also very reasonably priced. Will definitely be coming back again.

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New York
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

I have had meals before in this restaurant and whenever I am traveling in Bangladesh and feel like having Korean food, I choose no other destination than `Goong the Castle'. The restaurant serves authentic Korean food and has the most courteous staff I have seen in any restaurant in Bangladesh. Do try the Beef Bulgogi BBQ, Sauteed Seafood and Kimchi... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

Well, this restaurant is mild furnitured and decorated. It feels like a run down place but be assured the food are good. Its tasty and authentic as it could get in Dhaka. The price is as per Dhaka standard( every restaurant in Dhaka is expensive), but the quality of food is good. Waiters are offer good service, so don't forget... More

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New York City, New York
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96 reviews 96 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

This restaurant changed its name to Goong the Castle, because a few doors down another restaurant opened with the same name of Dae Jang Geum! So, take note that the Korean restaurant with the big wooden gate is the real top Korean place in Dhaka. We enjoyed several meals here, and it's widely thought of by expats as the #1... More

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New York City, New York
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96 reviews 96 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

This restaurant changed its name to Goong the Castle, because a few doors down another restaurant opened with the same name of Dae Jang Geum! So, take note that the Korean restaurant with the big wooden gate is the real top Korean place in Dhaka. We enjoyed several meals here, and it's widely thought of by expats as the #1... More

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

My favourites are Shrimp Tempura or Mixed Sushi Sticky Rice Sauteed Chicken Cuttlfish Bulgogi and there are loads of complementary food just coming your way...

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Auckland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

I ventured by bicycle rickshaw to the relatively close Dae Jang Geum Korean Restaurant. I had read on TripAdvisor that it was the top rated restaurant in Dhaka, but just how good it was remained to be seen. Anyway, Dae Jang Geum is located in Dhaka’s diplomatic quarter which is also known as Gulshan-2. The restaurant is located at House... More

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Dhaka, null, Bangladesh
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

Best Korean food & BBQ in Dhaka. Cooking on the table was amazing . Great place for office dinner for team building. For couples & family they have private room where you can relax and enjoy .

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Dhaka
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

The Korean food is really amazing, the food is good and the options are also matching to the local taste, its a fusion

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