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874-3 Seoak-dong, Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea
+82 54-774-5378
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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Korean, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
874-3 Seoak-dong, Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea
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Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

Baru is one of my favourite restaurants. Excellent vegetarian food. The ladies are always making small changes to the set menu based on local availability. Every visit is a unique experience. The dishes come out 2 or 3 at a time, so prepare to spend...More

1  Thank ginnisgotseoul
Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

We waited 30 minutes for the bus to arrive to this restaurant. Once we got to the front door it looked closed. We did several rounds around the restaurant and even called and they answered but after I asked them if they are open, the...More

Thank Galit G
Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

Amazing food and people! Go here!! A vegan/vegetarian sanctuary. We had the 7 course vegan set menu and it was fantastic. Everything was specially prepared and had the most fresh ingredients. The people was so kind and took extra steps to make sure we had...More

Thank Brian P
Reviewed February 12, 2016

Vegetarian food can be tough to find in South Korea. This place serves only vegetarian food, and the array of dishes they brought us for the set menu was amazing. Lots of things we've never seen before, and almost all delicious. We tried everything, but...More

1  Thank Chris R
Reviewed October 4, 2015

The food here is good, but not excellent. I was expecting more for the price compared to other vegetarian restaurants in Gyeongju. I enjoy the little pancakes and mushroom things very much would go back for those, but the doenjang jjigae was underwhelming.

Thank c x
Reviewed May 12, 2015

This is one of the few vegetarian restaurants in South Korea, so we definitely wanted to go here for dinner. We opted for the set menu, 9 Korean dishes to share. Some of them were delicious, others required a more acquired taste. All of the...More

1  Thank Marleen1974
Reviewed March 17, 2015 via mobile

Situated a short drive from downtown, Baru is a wonderful place to have a nice leisurely dinner. The menu is simple with only a couple choices of traditional vegetarian dishes. The set menu is an amazing 4 course meal. The food is made fresh and...More

2  Thank ginnisgotseoul
Reviewed March 17, 2015 via mobile

This place is great for vegetarian to try a bunch of Korean food that would normal have meat or fish. I went here with my girlfriend and her sister, both of who are vegetarian, but I eat meat, and can honestly say that this was...More

Thank Stodds73
Reviewed January 3, 2015

Baru is a vegan restaurant in Gyeongju serving so called ‘temple food’. The food is among the best vegan food I ever had and I do not eat meat, which means that I frequently eat vegetarian food and have a bit of knowledge in that...More

2  Thank Anders M
Reviewed December 31, 2014 via mobile

A really nice restaurant and food is totally worth of money. It's outside the main city and a bit tricky to spot if you aren't familiar with Korean letters.

Thank striatum3
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Lunch, Dinner
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  • Address: 874-3 Seoak-dong, Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea
  • Location: Asia  >  South Korea  >  Gyeongsangbuk-do  >  Gyeongju
  • Phone Number: +82 54-774-5378
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