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Minsokchon Chungjangno Branch

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73-2 Honam-dong, Dong-gu, Gwangju, South Korea
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+82 62-222-4815
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2015 via mobile

Kind of hard to find but once found this place it is awesome. Highly recommended for authentic korean barbecue dishes. Very attentive staff, decently priced food, much cheaper than Seoul, and very good food. Will definitely return when given a chance.

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Thank John G
Incheon, South Korea
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51 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 30, 2015 via mobile

Great ambiance, perfect place to impress a foreign visitor. Beautiful interior and excellent quality of food. Their garlic pork bbq is simply delicious! All you can eat vegetable/salad bar. Worth to try!!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2015 via mobile

I would love to go back here! Staff were attentive and helped us with the menu & the cooking of the meat. Just order whatever looks good, everything was amazing. And make sure you use the condiments, because it really adds to the dishes!

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Thank LeidsHertje
Gwangju, South Korea
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32 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 4, 2015

I've been to the many Minsokchon's around Gwangju. This one is a particular favorite because even the Seoulite I took there was super impressed. The food (grilled meat) and side dishes were fresh and delicious. The noodles after were also a great way to end a fun kalbi dinner. The atmosphere is 'traditional' Korea, but there is chair seating as... More 

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Thank Maria L
seoul
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 7, 2014 via mobile

This reataurant is for family. We can enjoy dericious folk and cool noodle, even though floor are some nosy. The taste of folk is owesome. If you enjoy taste and emotion of , you may well choose here.

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Thank elvischoi
Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2013

Just trust the staff - they know what to bring you. My children & husband were all impressed - and we even ate fried lettuce! Yum.

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1 Thank FussyTravellerfromOz
Gwangju, South Korea
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7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2013

This is a franchise restaurant but it does try to bring a traditional feel to proceedings. It's big, so you won't feel as cosy as in some small family-run place.

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Gravette, Arkansas
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17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 16, 2012

The line out the door on the Sunday afternoon we ate here was a sure-fire sign that the restaurant was a local hit. We were quickly seated, ordered the pork and bimbibap. Both dishes were exception. The coleslaw/salad with mandarin oranges they serve is incredible. I will definitely come back to Gwangju for this place. The prices reasonable for the... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 12, 2012

Went here to have dinner with my friends. The place has good, family-ish atmosphere. The food we ate were good, and the price was also affordable.

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Toronto
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 7, 2011

We were thinking of eating cheap on this particular night and instead ended up here. The atmosphere is really nice for table top cooking. It's a large natural wood dinning room with huge copper exhaust fans at every table. It's classy and woodsy at the same time. We had both the beef and the pork. All the meats were nicely... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Korean, Barbecue
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73-2 Honam-dong, Dong-gu, Gwangju, South Korea
  • Location: Asia  >  South Korea  >  Gwangju
  • Phone Number: +82 62-222-4815

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?