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Dae Jang Geum

Ndemi Road Off Ngong Road, Nairobi, Kenya
254707369355
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Ranked #28 of 318 Restaurants in Nairobi
Cuisines: Asian, Korean
Most recent review
- Aug 25, 2014
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English first
San Francisco, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We were craving Korean food and were so happy to find this restaurant. It was reassuring that the woman who picked up the phone was Korean. The food was great and tasted authentically Korean, and reasonably priced (we payed 2300 for 2 entrees and a couple drinks). We would recommend this restaurant and would definitely go again.

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Nairobi
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

I have been to Dae Jang Geum twice and order my food there for pick up every time I have a craving for Korean good. They make the best spicy fried pork in Nairobi, and the bulgogi is great too! and they make great kimchi (offered in two flavors - green (less spicy) and red (spicy) - I like it... More

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Santiago de Compostela, Spain
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We ordered Bulgogi, some pork and pancakes. Food was very good and price wasn't bad compared to the chinese restaurant we went the day before. I also saw a Korean chef cooking in the kitchen which is not a surprise at all. the food is truly local I think.

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Fayetteville,NC
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I phoned to see if the restaurant was still in business and to my delight a Korean woman answered in Korean so I knew this place was going to be great. I took four of my friends for lunch and we had the Bibimbap, Bulgogi, Stir fried pork, and Soybean soup. Everything was delicious. In true Korean style they bring... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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86 reviews 86 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

I was delighted to find this restaurant as it is only five minutes from my apartment.The food,and service were excellent. I really enjoyed the sizzling pork,as well as all the side dishes. I'll be returning soon.

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Nairobi, Kenya
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

We've been to Dae Jang Geum a number of times and never been disappointed The first time we went there, we tried their recommended Je-yuk (spicy, fried pork) and Bibimbap (rice in a pot, colorfully topped with vegetables and an egg) which were FANTASTIC It's worth a try if you are new to Korean cuisine My favorite dish here is... More

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