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August Moon Restaurant

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300 E Main St, Norristown, PA 19401-5005
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
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All hours
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Sat 3:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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West Bloomfield, MI
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48 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 3, 2016

I ordered one of the most popular Korean foods (Bibimbab), but it didn't taste good. The owner of this restaurant is not a Korean, so the foods are not typical Korean style. I don't recommend this restaurant.

Thank Manhattanian
Lawrenceville, New Jersey
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2015

Decided to try this place on the suggestion of a friend while at Ikea and am happy I took the short drive to get there. The Pa Chun, Dumplings and Dukbokki were an excellent start to the meal. We had a bunch of people with us and decided to try a lot of different things all of which were delicious... More 

Thank ronniek18
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 4, 2015 via mobile

August Moon is within walking distance of the Norristown Transportation Center. It has a small bar and small dining room. We had the hot pot which was warm and delicious-- perfect on a cold night. We took home a large container so for the price $40 we will get two meals out of it. Our server was attentive but there... More 

Thank saraheichorn
Pensacola, Florida
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72 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2014

My friend and I went here as I had been missing food I ate in Korea and had a delicious and authentic bibinbap. Felt like I was right back in Dongducheon. My friend had bulgogi and was very happy with that. The service was friendly and fast. overall a great meal experience.

Thank Javamang
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2014

I was there twice recently. Both times one of our party had sushi which was quite good. My son had udon soup and thoroughly enjoyed it, and just this week my daughter-in-law (she is Korean) had dduk pok-ki (a Korean dish and spicy hot), which is an appetizer but enough for a light meal; she loved it! There is a... More 

Thank GEH31
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103 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 7, 2014

August Moon gets a lot of hype. The renovations are beautiful. But the place still serves sub-par Korean & Japanese food. It's good, but not good enough to pay the higher prices. Our server was superb, such a happy, helpful lady. But she was not as attentive as she should have been. Is there only this one server for everyone?... More 

Thank Gourmasseur
King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 1, 2013

This restaurant just renovated around 1 year ago. It has really nice sushi, but not that good Korean food though. Staffs are very friendly and helpful~ They have private party room as well, so it will be very suitable for a birthday party or any party!

1 Thank Candy W
Norristown, Pennsylvania
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65 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 30, 2012

Since re-opening, we've only ordered sushi and man, is it good! And prices aren't that bad either. My favorite rolls are the crunchy spicey tuna roll, the crunchy scallop roll and the asparagus tempura and avocado roll. When you can get a good quality sushi roll between $5-$8, that's really good. Sorry to say we haven't tried anything else. $10... More 

Thank DRUMBUM718
Ardmore, Pennsylvania
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43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 26, 2012

Worst restaurant experience. Mediocre food and rude staff. Korean and Japanese. I figured they can’t screw up tempura, but I was wrong. The tempura was more like American breaded seafood, not the light and crispy tempura batter it should be. Plus they skimp on the expensive part of the meal, and add cheap stuff you didn’t order to the plate.... More 

Thank BEG1961
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466 reviews
281 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 8, 2012

They have always had good Sushi @ a reasonable price. Since their remodel, the quality is still good but the prices increased for their fancy decor

Thank mikea168

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Japanese, Asian, Korean
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Large groups
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
3:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 E Main St, Norristown, PA 19401-5005
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Norristown
  • Phone Number: 610-277-4008

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?