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45 Capel Street, Dublin 1, Ireland
+353 1 874 8677
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016

I went there with two of my friends and we ordered a hot pot. One of my friend wanted it not spicy and we both wanted it spicy. What a mistake! Nothing was able to reduce the fire in our mouths, the tears coming out of our eyes and our runny noses. We were too proud to stop eating -... More 

Thank Caroline M
Madrid, Spain
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2016

I had never had to return a dish to the kitchen in a restaurant nor I had found such bad manners in a waiter, as it happened. I asked to make a written complaint which I was denied. I'd really like to get in touch with the management about this.

Thank Ignacio C
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

I was looking for bibibap, but I tried pork with deep fried kimchi and tofu instead. I must say that it was a pleasant surprise. I found the atmosphere of the venue quite cozy. The service was nice and the presentation of the dish very good. The food was delicious. The kimchi was spicy enough, but not too much. Good... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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379 reviews
222 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 680 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

I had the (sizzling) king prawn with ginger and spring onion, with a fried rice. The prawn was a really good dish. The fried rice was a bit gainy/stodgy but it did have a good flavour. I had a glass of water. Wad not rushed and the staff were pleasant but the price €15.50 wad just a tad higher than... More 

Thank 34210king
Reykjavik, Iceland
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

The staff was very friendly and did their best to accommodate us despite the place being overcrowded. We ordered two hot pots for four people because someone in the group had allergies to shell fish. Then we proceeded to order meat and vegetable options for each hot pot (4x meat, 1x king prawns, 2x noodles, 2x mushrooms etc). We even... More 

Thank saevarom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

The Korean stew we had was pretty good. The rice served with the stew was Chinese boiled rice instead of the sticky rice traditionally served with Korean meals. Also there was not side dishes (kimchi) with the stew, which I found odd.. The menu is in English, Korean and Chinese. The service was good and the portions were generous.

Thank Global-Bivouac
Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Booked a kareoke night here. I liked it because you get your own private room and you can eat and play kareoke in this private room. If you needed assistance, you rang the bell and someone was with you pronto. It was very laid back. Food was nice, but found it strange that they never cleared the table after our... More 

Thank sinedublin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Im literally here every week. Amazing taste and non sense price. Everything is perfect. Thanks for being so receptive with us always. Xx

Thank Renata S
Dublin, Ireland
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124 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

I was there with colleagues from work and I was surprised by the great Asian food you can try there. I did not expect that quality and when the place is not the most luxury, it is not expensive and they treat you well. They have karaoke areas and private rooms available for bookings and it is perfect for couples,... More 

Thank Jaisie7777
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34 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 11, 2016

We take the kids in here on at least one Sunday a month and it never disappoints. The staff are lovely and always dote on our kids. We kind of order the same thing and it's always demolished and always good. Their pork dumplings are amazing, hand made, not frozen. Sizzling squid with cumin seeds and chilli is to due... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Asian, Korean, Chinese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Capel Street, Dublin 1, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 874 8677
The most authentic Chinese and Korean food at reasonable prices located in Capel Street which is close to Henry Street, Cineworld and Bars. Hilan has been in business for 12 years and was the 1st Korean Restaurant in Dublin. We are specializing in authentic Chinese cuisine, Chinese hot pot, Korean BBQ and we also have private Karaoke rooms, which are the perfect choice for parties.

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