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Goong Korean Restaurant

798 Silver Lane, East Hartford, CT
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Danbury, Connecticut
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101 reviews 101 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

If you are craving Korean, Korean version of Chinese dishes, this can be one choice this area. This is not high quality but fairly well prepared. Considering it is Asian cuisine, not very salty and we loved it for that.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

I am from the Dallas Fort Worth area, and being a Korean, it is had for me to find a good place to eat some Korean Food when I have to travel for my work. I usually eat alone, but they never cheat me on ban-chan, unilke other K-resturants. I have visited several times, and have been impressed with there... More 

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Utica, New York
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24 reviews 24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2012 via mobile

Goong is off to the side of an almost vacant strip mall but it is not to be missed. My mom and I decided to try this place because the korean restaurant in Hartford was not very good. I am so glad we decided to try this place. They have yaki mandoo which is generally harder to find than du... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2012

I have never eaten authentic Korean food before, but the food and service was incredible. After just one visit I feel like I have traveled to Korea. The food was so flavorful that I can't wait to go back and the service was the best I've ever had at a restaurant. The manager and waitress both came to me to... More 

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Storrs, Connecticut
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2011

After living in Korea for 2 years we are always trying to find great Korean food, the kind that makes you forget you are in the states. We found that at Goong in E. Hartford. The first time we visited it was just myself, my husband and our 14 year old son and we were blown away. The 2nd time... More 

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Address: 798 Silver Lane, East Hartford, CT
Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  East Hartford
Cuisine: Korean

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