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Maple Tree House Itaewon

116-1 Itaewon-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, South Korea
+82 2-790-7977
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“beef” (66 reviews)
“striploin” (5 reviews)
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Barbecue, Asian, Korean, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
116-1 Itaewon-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If u are looking for a nice night out in Seoul, Itaewon will not disappoint. My family had dinner at Maple Tree House and the service n food were both excellent. However, do make your reservations in advance.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank linlaw23
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here after long flight and went around for dinner at Itaewon. Many choices around here but we chose this. The food was tasty& reasonable price.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank BillyS1970
Reviewed 1 week ago

Maple Tree House is a premium Korean barbeque restaurant chain operating in Korea since 2005. Currently, with 3 locations, Maple Tree House has established itself as one of the most popular restaurant brands for quality meat lovers who appreciate a modern twist to a traditional...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MrWarrenM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has a simple 2 page menu. It serves basic pork, beef and vegetables. The venue is alright but nothing special. The taste is ok but nothing to write home about. There are plenty of Korean bbq options so you don’t need to come...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank DonnieT7
hyangsuky, Owner at Maple Tree House Itaewon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback. You are correct that our dinner menu serves only pork and beef as the main offerings. We do offer jumbo prawns as well as a vegetable platter for grilling. Aside from these items, we also have a selection of other...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went here with a business client, only because he liked it here (since he wasn't paying). The meat itself is good but can't really say if it's worth the money. The servings were quite small compared to other BBQ places around Itaewon. As many...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Eunmee A
hyangsuky, Owner at Maple Tree House Itaewon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank your for your feedback. I would like to respond to your comments to clarify our menu offerings. We are known as a premium bbq. The various meats that we offer are of the highest grades, ranging from the Korean 1++ beef striploin, which we...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent 3 days in Seoul and this was the only chance I had to have a “local” meal and it didnt’ disappoint. Don’t expect them to speak English and as a result ordering isn’t easy but the food is exceptional - in particular the boneless...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ashleysG5957DP
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Service was bad, steam eggs came with egg shell (changed after we complained), you need to order more than 150g of beef and 150g pork to have a full meal which will set you back at least USD 50-60. Prefer a more traditional BBQ setup...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jasonl500
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My friend hosted a birthday party in this restaurant. The food was good the ambulance was also excellent. However we did taste better barbecue in other restaurants. I think it had to do with an unfortunate choice of meat. The first serving we had was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Weej1967
hyangsuky, Owner at Maple Tree House Itaewon, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback. I apologize for your recent experience in our restaurant. I believe that your party ordered the beef bulgogi jongol which is offered on our lunch menu. Our lunch menu, although very tasty does not offer the premium meats that grilled...More

Reviewed November 3, 2018

Recommended by my cousin, we decided to seek out this place. The restaurant decoration is unique. Ordering was easy. Staff could understand. When taking order, they do not write down but memorize your orders which we were careful when the bill came. Once you ordered,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank lpypeiying
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

itaewon is a great neighborhood and they Maple Tree is at the very beginning of a very lively street. I walked it up and down and went for a dinner (alone unfortunately) but had a great experience.I started with delicious beef short ribs very tasty,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Jigac55
Neighboring the immense Yongsan American Garrison,
Itaewon was once shunned by locals as a seedy, red
light district. But within the past few years, Itaewon
and its surrounding neighborhoods such as Kyunglidan
and Haebangchong have undergone a major revival to
quickly become one of Seoul’s hottest areas. Here,
trendy international restaurants dot the area
alongside hip lounge bars and some of Seoul’s hottest
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Inbisat F
August 17, 2018|
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Response from evonne d | Reviewed this property |
No it is not.
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Response from Omar M | Reviewed this property |
No chicken just pork , beef and shrimp.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116-1 Itaewon-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, South Korea
  • Location: Asia  >  South Korea  >  Seoul>  > Itaewon
  • Neighborhood: Itaewon
  • Phone Number: +82 2-790-7977
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