We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Arirang Korean & Japanese

1416 Millersport Hwy, Buffalo, NY 14221
(716) 639-7384
Menu
Improve this listing
Got a photo?
Add it.
Ranked #422 of 905 Restaurants in Buffalo
Cuisines: Korean
Most recent review
- Jul 31, 2014
Restaurant details
Write a Review

11 reviews from our community

63% Recommend
    4
    3
    2
    1
    1
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Tampa, Florida
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

My wife and I are very big into Korean food, so seeing a Korean Restaurant right across the street from the hotel was awesome. The place was pretty Authentic and had a lot of Korean folks eating there. But for me the food was average. The Bulgogi was dry. The Chop Chae was okay, and the Yakimandu was weird looking... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
New York
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Had a terrible experience with this restaurant. The place is in a worn-out strip and there is no customer. I was worried that a robber may come through the door at any moment. Though restaurant is family owned, they show no interest in their very few customers. The waitress there is like a robot, no smile and no service. Price... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

The restaurant has had a few ownership changes over the years. However the food and ambience are the same. Excellent noodle dishes and rice in a hot stone dish which results in crispy and crunchy rice. They serve the small plates as standard. Reasonably priced.

Was this review helpful? Yes
outside Watkins Glen, NY
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

The two of us hadn't been to Korea in over 20 years. We found the restaurant by chance and decided to try it. The food is authentic, the choices varied, and the service was excellent. The outside appearance may look like a hole in the wall, but if you like Korean food, you won't be dissapointed!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kentucky
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2012

Arirang had a few 5 star reviews on google, but from 4 years ago. So we decided to give it a try. When we pulled up into the very old looking strip mall, we instantly started looking online for other restaurants, but since we were all tired of driving we decided to give Arirang a try, even though it looks... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Hamilton, Canada
Top Contributor
109 reviews 109 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

We do like Asian food, and I guess the food was authentic and good, but even though the menu show a list of alcoholic beverages, they do not have a licence. The menu was also confusing as the prices appeared to be very high, but to our surprise it came with many small dishes with appetisers. I guess we had... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Mississauga, Canada
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2011

The BimBimBop has flavours without the sauce, the fried dumplings are house-made and are excellently done, and the pancake may be a little thick, but it is nicely made.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Keene, New Hampshire
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2011 via mobile

This is real good Korean food that has not been watered down to American tastes.

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Denver, Colorado
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2011

I can't say enough good things about Arirang. The service was very quick and the management went above and beyond with friendly service. Although I am familiar with Korean food, they explained all the different side dishes to me, and explained the Korean customs of eating food. They went around the restaurant several times ensuring all the customers were pleased.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
New York City, New York
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2010

I was a bit puzzled at the other comment, because the food blew me away. we stayed at red roof inn and we stopped by to get some korean food that we were deprived of for a few days and this restaurant provided us with real authentic home cooked meals. My partner and I ordered chicken bulgogi, kimchi stew, and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 6

Travelers who viewed Arirang Korean & Japanese also viewed

 

Been to Arirang Korean & Japanese? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Arirang Korean & Japanese, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing