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Faro Korean Traditional Grill

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Barbecue, Asian, Korean
5 Lorne Street, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-379 4040
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“beef” (6 reviews)
“kimchi” (3 reviews)
“rice” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM Hours
Barbecue, Asian, Korean, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
5 Lorne Street, Auckland, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 68 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went with my very elderly parents. We had the set for 4 - what a feast! Our waiter was really nice - friendly and helpful.

Thank Kiwi_on_Hols
Reviewed 11 February 2018

Imagine no red peppers In your jiggae stew No heat to warm you And little garlic too Imagine lots of sugar in the kalbi jim Imagine there's no spices It should be hard to do Nothing to savor food for And no scallions too Imagine...More

Thank Midwest-JJ
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

We visited this restaurant with a couple of friends based on the reviews we had read here. I have to admit that most of the good opinions are well deserved. The place is actually a really nice venue, a mixture of casualness and elegance without...More

Thank Guillermo M
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, for reasonable prices. Large portions. The service, although very friendly, could have been more attentive.

Thank Tabatha1998
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Nice place awesome food. We took $87 BBQ for two and we were amazed by the items that we were served total money back experience. The food was excellent quality. A definite recommendation for tasty food on a budget.

1  Thank sambuttons333
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Went alone for dinner. Ambience not great as lot of noise emanating from kitchen, including that of cutlery being washed. Waitresses more busy feeding themselves than serving customers. Food when it arrived was good but portions were enormous leading to wastage

Thank Uday B
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

I had $87 for 2 It was awesome!! Good meat And tasty BBQ sauce And free refill entrees (kimchi/ potato /etc)

Thank Tomonari J
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has the traditional Korean BBQ setting. The portion is bigger than other Korean restaurant and the meat was tasted so good. All the staff are very friendly and they cook the meat for the guest. Wish I can tried them once more time...More

Thank birdy315
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Visited here last year and was impressed with the food so decided to come back. Did not know they close from 2.30-5pm but I came back the next day because I really was craving Korean bbq. Pork was a bit dry and hard but the...More

Thank Timzaazmit
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Nice atmosphere, average service, small servings for the price. A bit of fun if you feel like having your own little BBQ on your table

Thank shophao
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Lorne Street, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-379 4040
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