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450 George Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
(03) 474 5913
Saturday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Dunedin, New Zealand
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good Korean restaurant, freindly family run with excellent bibinbap and prop ably the best chicken wings I have tasted. Good value girls family meal

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Thank Kentong1916
Dunedin, New Zealand
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

This is my go to restaurant when I need kimchi. I'm boring, I always order the same bowl of dumpling soup and stuff it full of kimchil and absord every glorous health giving goodness it delivers. Good friendly service, it's me and my mate Judy's must visit for lunch place in Dunedin. Will try something else one day, but dumplings... More 

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Thank ElvieNZ
Dunedin, New Zealand
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016

I come here after what google told me they had dumplings. I found a park outside and went up the stairs to the restaurant. I was greeted by a young man whom was quite friendly and welcoming. I really only wanted dumplings but did have a look at the rest of the menu., Because i am not very familiar with... More 

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Thank patrickquinn2015
Dunedin, New Zealand
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30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

Sometimes it gets too busy and there are only one or two people working at a time. Today, their wok had broken down and so my go-to dish wasn't available but I had a black bean noodle instead which I was quite disappointed with - it wasn't flavoursome as many other black bean noodles I have had in other restaurants,... More 

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Thank maplegoh
Dunedin, New Zealand
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

Absolutely wonderful in its entirety. The service is fantastic and the food is simply amazing. They have the best kimchi I've ever tried!

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Thank KnightFrog1248
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52 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015 via mobile

I know korean food are generally a bit salty. But the dish I had here was quite salty and wasn't as pleasant. If you are looking for a decent and authentic Korea restaurant I heard that most korean students in Dunedin don't go to this one. The atmosphere and service was still above average.

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Thank Allen H
Wrexham, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

We came across this when looking to try something different. It is not that easy to find, being upstairs on a main street in the student area, but was worth finding. It is quite simply decorated with plain tables and chairs but we were warmly greeted upon arrival. The staff were pleased to help us choose dishes when we said... More 

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Thank GJW1
Lower Hutt, New Zealand
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84 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Popped in for an evening meal here 2 nights ago (Monday night) during visit to Dunedin. Upon entry (upstairs) was warmly welcomed. Place filled up rapidly with more than half being Korean students. Had the seafood pancake for starters followed by the dolsot bibimbap washed down with a Korean light beer. Total cost $32, value for money. Dishes were very... More 

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Thank Rob S
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71 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014 via mobile

Have been quite a few times now, the food is consistently good. I really like the variety, and enjoy the spicy wings as a treat. Have tried quite a bit of their menu, and can't say we have had much to complain about here. Will dine here time and time again, would absolutely recommend.

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Thank carllin87
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Really delicious korean food and the atmosphere is warm and cozy, good when the weather outside is miserable! The staff greets u when u walk in. My friend really loves her seafood pot stew, so much that she had it three times for all her 3 visits to the restaurant. We also tried korean fried chicken, which was highly recommended... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $10
Cuisine
Asian, Korean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 450 George Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: (03) 474 5913

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?