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161-29 Crocheron Ave, Flushing, NY
(718) 321-7770
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4:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Tue - Thu 4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Dining options: Dinner

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Sik Gaek Woodside

Located under the 7 train near the 51st Street Station, this is where I go for my Korean food fix if I don't feel like traveling to Flushing or Manhattan. If you love Seafood, this is the place. I love the bar atmosphere and feel like I am no longer in New York. The only disappointing thing is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 7, 2014
ClaireLight888
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New York City, New York
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Queens, New York
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

I didn't know that Bada Story was just serving like only sushi and sashimi. I don't like eating raw fish so we bounced out of Bada Story and into Sik Gaek which I have been DYING to try for years now. It was like a 15-20 mins wait and we were #36. Had a photo shoot by the wings and... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I saw reviews by Bourdain and others. We had the Seafood Hot Pot. Ours was not cooked at the table it was brought to the table precooked. Not a lot of seafood. It was heavy with cut squid and lots of veggies and noodles. Definitely not worth the price. I lived in Korea for nearly five years and seek out... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Located under the 7 train near the 51st Street Station, this is where I go for my Korean food fix if I don't feel like traveling to Flushing or Manhattan. If you love Seafood, this is the place. I love the bar atmosphere and feel like I am no longer in New York. The only disappointing thing is that I... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

Food was awesome and the atmosphere was perfect for hangout. Eating seafood was fun at this place...

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New York City, New York
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51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

We stopped by for family (parents and two tweens) dinner before going to Queens Archery Club which is close by. We love flushing, Queens which is the real China Town and now parts Korea Town in New York City. We love Korean food and usually go to Kum Gang San, and we thought Sik Gaek will be very similar, lots... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013

Seafood...Seafood...I love eating seafood pot in Korean restaurants. However, the seafood pot is being cooked in front of you, so you get to see the live seafood (esp squid keeps moving) being cooked in the pot...A little awkward and gross, but tasted great.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

My husband and I ate at this restaurant and it was by far the best "deal" we got our entire trip to NYC. We walked in as soon as they opened and were surprised that it wasn't busy at all. Since I never tried live octopus before I was really hoping I could try it. Unfortunately, they did not have... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2013

Decided to give them a try after realizing they serve raw octopus, although i had it in the pass and it doesn't taste like anything, I wanted to give it a second try. We ordeded the seafood hotpot, think it was $80...but they give me tons of food for the money paid. Good, low key, food oriented establishment, foodies heaven.... More 

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Lake Worth, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013 via mobile

This review is for their Woodside location. The place is small, so be prepared to wait a while on busy nights. Recommend making reservations. Food is incredible. My husband spent a year in Korea, so we're always on the hunt for a good Korean restaurant, and this one by far, is the best we've had in the area. Service is... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

We went here when a buddy of mine saw this restaurant featured on the Anthony Bourdain's "No Reservations" show. First off, it was a Sunday afternoon, which was a slight bummer - no live octopus...only on Tuesday's and Friday's but we still got the Seafood Hot Pot, anyway. Started with the seafood pancakes and then dove right into the Hot... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 161-29 Crocheron Ave, Flushing, NY
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Flushing
  • Phone Number: (718) 321-7770

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood, Asian, Korean
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
4:00 pm - 2:00 am

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