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Yeonpo Galbi

#1 of 1,105 Restaurants in Suwon
Certificate of Excellence
Korean
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25-4 Buksu-dong, Paldal-gu, Suwon, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
031-245-5900
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Excellent choice in Suwon

Great experience in Korean food. Excellent service (quick, attentative) but almost no English. The menu includes English "names" but you may not know what they actually mean (and there are no pictures to make to choice simpler). The food, however, is delicious and there is a lot of it. If you... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 11, 2015
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Prague, Czech Republic
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83 reviews 83 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Great experience in Korean food. Excellent service (quick, attentative) but almost no English. The menu includes English "names" but you may not know what they actually mean (and there are no pictures to make to choice simpler). The food, however, is delicious and there is a lot of it. If you want to try Korean food, there is hardly a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

When you arrive ask for a table on the ondol floor next to the window because the view on the fortress is a nice scenery to try galbitang ! I wasn't very impressed by galbitang but it is nice to eat. Nobody could speak English but the women there were very nice and helpful as long as you great them... More 

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Hakone-machi, Japan
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37 reviews 37 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

I went for lunch here but their lunch time is restrict. So you should check the time before go over. I like their galbi soup it is very delicious and i am used to visiting for lunch or dinner sometimes. Also suwon hwasung near this restaurant is good to take a short walk after meals. I recommend here if you... More 

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Singapore
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53 reviews 53 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This is a BBQ place, I traveled alone and had to order about portions for 2 (about US$48) for the marinated beef. I was there at 2pm so it was only half full (cause I figured they would probably have more willingness to service a single customer) I have not tried much BBQ in Seoul but the food and variety... More 

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Singapore
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Located near the fortress wall where the Hwahongmun Gate (northern water gate) is, we followed the scent of grilled meat and found ourselves in front of this restaurant. Seeing a queue, we figured this was the place to have a meal. Do note that there is no English menu. Sign and pointing language is extremely important here. We just pointed... More 

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Netherlands
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166 restaurant reviews
181 helpful votes 181 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

N37°17.259' E127.01.003' Suwon is famous for a local variety, whereby the regular meat dish is given a salty seasoning. In a quiet area next to the northern water gate in the fortress wall lies Yeonpo Galbi, known for its galbi meat. Galbi meat is rather expensive and the jeongsik (set menu), which include several small fish, vegetable and gimchi dishes,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

This restaurant is conveniently located close to the fortress walls. We noticed that tourists often order BBQ which is expensive and it's not the most popular choice among the locals. It seems that the specialty here is the short rib soup. At least it was the dish that everyone was having while we where there. We had it and it... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

We went there as it was recommended in Lonely Planet Seoul. It was right near the fortress wall (close to the archery). As often in Korea even thou it was a pricier restaurant it does have a very modest look. You could choose between normal tables and sitting on the floor. The menu was only in Korean and the staff... More 

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Seoul
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

A good standard Korean Galbi restaurant. Side dishes were good. We had the BBQ ribs marinated and unmarinated both were good, but over 30,000w per serving. Galbi-tang(soup) seemed reasonable priced, but we did not have any. The atmosphere was not anything spectacular. It is located close to the wall and walking distance from the main fortress entrance where the dragon... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

Galbi-tang(Korean galbi soup) is only possible at lunch time. This food boil for the long time is being warm and good for your health.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 25-4 Buksu-dong, Paldal-gu, Suwon, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
  • Location: Asia  >  South Korea  >  Gyeonggi-do  >  Suwon
  • Phone Number: 031-245-5900

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  • Cuisine: Korean

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