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Seoul Street, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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  • 5
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Love hot pot

i love eating there when it's freezing cold outside. Usually hot pot is very hot place where everyone boils their own soups in pots. This is good place to go with your family or friends. I had a table arrangement incident with waitress once there, that's why I.m deducting one star here. Other than... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 4, 2015
Saikhnaa
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Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
via mobile
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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English first
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015 NEW via mobile

i love eating there when it's freezing cold outside. Usually hot pot is very hot place where everyone boils their own soups in pots. This is good place to go with your family or friends. I had a table arrangement incident with waitress once there, that's why I.m deducting one star here. Other than that, it's nice place.

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Opava, Czech Republic
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75 reviews 75 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

I really like hot pot restaurants and this one is good, they have good ingredients and also ambient is nice. its very nice place where to go with big group of people.

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London, United Kingdom
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76 reviews 76 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Went to the bull many times with friends and colleagues and always enjoyed it. Especially when you have vegetarians and meat eaters in a group there is great choice for both.

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Beijing, China
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140 reviews 140 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Nice selection. There is 3 bulls in the city. Most of the time very busy in the week-end afternoon, you better come early otherwise you might need to wait. However the stock is not really strong and what is called spicy soup is not spicy, just 2 chilles floating on the top doesn't make spicy. Service has improve compare to... More 

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29 reviews 29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

This review is long over due, we went her on a Mongolian winter evening and it was exactly what we needed! We pretty much ordered everything and the bill still was around $100. I highly recommend this place, great staff, delicious foods and a wonderful atmosphere.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

You can choose meat, vegetables, noodles, and sources all as you want. Definitely interesting and also quite tasty (not a taste of heaven but yet it's still fine)

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Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I can hardly say that I am a fan of soups, however this place is a nice exception. Hot Pot theme comes from Japan and Korea an it gives you an opportunity to become a creator of your own soup. Especially after heavy Friday night :) A wide choice of different food components suits requirements of any demanding customer. And... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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71 reviews 71 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Great spot for a hot pot dinner. Romantic seating in private booths. Each booth is equipped with a button which you can press for quick service. Easy walking distance from main tourist attractions.

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New York City, New York
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83 reviews 83 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Mongolians don't eat like this. The Mongolian hot pot served here comes by way of China. But what you get is fantastic. We ordered the set package for groups and it comes with individual cooking pots of broth, fried rice and dishes of dipping sauce, and about twenty different items to cook in it - dumplings. eight different kinds of... More 

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USA
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219 reviews 219 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 via mobile

I had the fortune of dining here for a business dinner, and the whole experience was AMAZING! The food was FANTASTIC, but it was the whole hot pot experience that made the evening so enjoyable (of course, the bountiful amounts of vodka that we consumed wasn't bad either). I honestly don't think I have EVER consumed so much meat in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Seoul Street, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
  • Location: Asia  >  Mongolia  >  Ulaanbaatar

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Asian

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