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Hawa Dhaba

812, Taejong-ro, Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbuk-do 38164, South Korea
+82 54-771-2172
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  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Aug 29, 2017
Aug 25, 2016
“A great quirky little India restaurant”
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian
$$ - $$$
812, Taejong-ro, Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbuk-do 38164, South Korea
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Reviewed August 29, 2017

Don't waste your time trying to locate this as we turned up and it was very much closed. Unless you fancy a curry of old newspaper clippings and dust. Regards

Thank Kiran C
Reviewed August 25, 2016

The is a great quirky little Indian restaurant. The lady who runs the place is very friendly and welcoming. I was a little skeptical when I walked in but she prepared a delicious Thali and she will happily serve you more if you want. I...More

Thank Amar N
Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

In addition to the curry being freshly made and delicious, the owner was very cool and easy to talk to. I loved the atmosphere of this charming shop, from the decor to the interesting bar style seating arrangement. It was a great place to stop...More

Thank tashonfya
Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

We hesitated to go inside because it did not look like a real restaurant. We decided to try it anyways because of the enthusiastic reviews here. The reviews are true. The food is really nice and we were welcomed as old friends. The lady was...More

1  Thank renskie
Reviewed October 23, 2015

It was difficult to imagine relishing Indian food in this small historic town of Korea... but my hostess had done her homework well!... it was a pleasant surprise.... delicious homely food! Meena, (Yes that is the name of Owner!! a Korean) it transpired had stayed...More

1  Thank KamalKG
Reviewed September 29, 2015

I have eaten here three times, and thats enough. once was chicken thali, which was OK so I returned again but was only shrimp thali available, not so nice (same sauce) so the third time I returned it was again shrimp thali, so I decide...More

Thank Cobblaz
Reviewed September 20, 2015 via mobile

Lovely small restaurant with delicious home-style food from northern India. The owner can speak English and you will feel like having dinner with a special friend at his own place.

Thank muju79
Reviewed August 15, 2015 via mobile

My partner and I really fancied something different to eat while in Korea and found this place on Tripadvisor. We arrived at 7:55pm to find it closed at 8! Oh no! But as we walked away, one of the staff chased us down and let...More

Thank cvn85
Reviewed May 23, 2015 via mobile

Fantastic place. Menu is in English, proprietor speaks English, and she even changed the music to songs from my home country for me. The food was delicious, would go again.

Thank Amy M
Reviewed April 11, 2015

Don't be mislead by the appearance of the restaurant. If there weren't an Indian couples from USA and another couples from Tibet, we would have gone to another restaurant.

Thank chenyap
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Lunch, Dinner
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  • Address: 812, Taejong-ro, Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbuk-do 38164, South Korea
  • Location: Asia  >  South Korea  >  Gyeongsangbuk-do  >  Gyeongju
  • Phone Number: +82 54-771-2172
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