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Cobble Hill
0.9 miles from Brooklyn Heights Promenade
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Reviewed February 24, 2019

Good food, great staff. Delicious Korean food in a relaxed beams-and-brickwork setting. At 10 months remove I can't recall what I had to drink, but I do know it was a yuza cocktail or perhaps a yuza-ade, anyway, it was excellent - order it! As...I was in Brooklyn for work I was a lone diner coming in at an odd time, so not the best person to comment on the atmosphere, but I'm sure that it would be great for small groups. I'll certainly go back next time I'm in Brooklyn.More

Date of visit: May 2018
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Reviewed January 2, 2019

Ate here two times during our stay. Everything we had on the menu was surprisingly good. Chicken wings were probably the best I've ever had. You can't go wrong on the menu.

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed September 21, 2018

I walked into this place and there was one worker there serving as both the waiter and the cook. The spicy plaes are

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed April 14, 2018

Came with our granddaughter. Really enjoyed the Korean food which was spot-on for flavor and quality of the dishes. This family-run place even gave a little extra egg dish to our granddaughter, who really enjoyed the experience. The atmosphere is rustic casual. Highly recommended for...a Korean choice in Cobble Hill.More

Date of visit: March 2018
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Reviewed March 7, 2018

Unbelievably interesting and delicious Korean BBQ. Good variety of dishes. A little slow on the drink service.

Date of visit: February 2018
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Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

Mega tasty food, relaxed feel, Defo worth a visit for the bibimbap , cheap Sapporo on draft 4 dollars at lunch too 👍

Date of visit: May 2017
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Reviewed October 15, 2015

We settled on this place after browsing the restaurants on Smith Street, it turned out to be a good choice. A welcoming place with cheerful service, seems to be popular with locals. The food was not fine dining, but very satisfying and bursting with all...the flavours you'd expect from Korean cooking and exceptionally good value for money.More

Date of visit: October 2015
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Reviewed May 15, 2015

I have had dinner here three times now... each time the food and service is the same high quality. Large portions, tasty food, and the best kimchi I have had. Had no problems with the service - the waiting staff were attentive without being intrusive...- and overall very good value.More

Date of visit: May 2015
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  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5