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Pyongyang Okryu-gwan

Ground Floor of Orange-Yellow Building, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 298 1589
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“kimchi” (5 reviews)
“korean food” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Korean, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Ground Floor of Orange-Yellow Building, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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1 - 10 of 33 reviews

Reviewed November 3, 2017

I love trying super traditional food as much as I like to learn about different cultures, so when I heard of Pyongyang Okryu-Gwan, I had to try it. It’s not located in the most convenient of areas (Deira) – it took me about 25 minutes...More

Thank Thetooshaz
Reviewed May 16, 2017

So where shall i start from, it was my birthday and it was 6 of us decided to try korean food we had no idea that an authentic North korean Restaurant exists in Dubai close to deira city center. it is in a quiet place....More

Thank Taz9387
Reviewed March 31, 2017 via mobile

Went here for the Friday lunch. What hits you when you reach is how quiet and mismatched the interior is! Ballroom circular tables with chairs... But comfortable but meets the need. We ordered the pine mushroom with very roast. Comes in a bed of stones...More

Thank Jessy T
Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

It's just another world: everything seems like being in Pyongyang, you forget you are actually in Dubai. The waitresses are smiley and welcoming, the food is very tasty and really worth a try! But the real surprise lies behind few doors in the main room...More

Thank RickA380
Reviewed March 4, 2017

We went here with a few South Korean family members as one has stated it has some of the most authentic Korean food in the Middle East. After eating here, there were a number of good dishes and the Kimchi was exceptional. We were here...More

1  Thank David H
Reviewed February 21, 2017 via mobile

Was curious to try North Korean. The food was unfortunately very average and expensive for what you got relative to other similar resteraunts. The decor is China circa 1970. The meal came complete with a show in which the waitresses changed into both traditional costume...More

Thank John S
Reviewed January 18, 2017 via mobile

Authentic Korean food and atmosphere. Friendly staff serves the freshly prepared delicious food with an authentic and suttle taste. Must visit place if you like to experience this unique Asian food. Recommend to try mixed rice with herbs.

Thank Thks_sl
Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

Authentic, Korean food.! As a lover of korean food and culture, i found the experience exceeded my expectations! The taste and food presentation was unparreled. The food was fresh, expertly prepared and i am looking forward to eating at the other locations! Best place for...More

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Reviewed January 7, 2017

First, this is not at The Ascot Hotel. And, it does not serve alcohol. Food is generous and the service is good, though the English is not very good. We went on a Friday and the show started at 8pm and lasted about 20 mins....More

Thank TimSGHKSG
Reviewed November 17, 2016

I could not believe it when my local buddy brought me there. Unassuming place but the food was fantastic. Sublime north korean food (milder in spiciness and less salty compared to typical south korean food). Female graduates from north korean performing arts university are sent...More

1  Thank Dangoh
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nabs1992
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I'm pretty sure they do, but I don't drink alcohol, so I'm not positive.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ground Floor of Orange-Yellow Building, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 298 1589
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