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Faro Korean Traditional Grill

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5 Lorne Street, New Zealand
09-379-4040
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Today
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
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Sun - Sat 17:30 - 22:30
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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64 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was really good, but their service could be improved: the welcome was very average, it took quite a while for the waiter to get to us, they forgot about us after putting the meat on, so it burnt, they didn't bring more lettuce that we ordered, and they didn't replace any of the banchan.

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Thank barsegh
Cork, Ireland
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424 reviews
250 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dropped in with friends for a casual dinner. There is a cool layout inside and the grip is set up well with a fan at the table. We went for a few different options around the table all very reasonable and tasty usual Korean food. We will definitely be back as it has a great atmosphere ,good food and friendly... More 

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1,686 reviews
678 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 719 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped buy on the off chance and found this to be a great restaurant. I had the Bossam Rice $17, came with 6 side dishes (see photo). The food was excellent quality. A definite recommendation for tasty food on a budget.

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Thank Albywon
Christchurch, New Zealand
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96 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We loved eating here. We ordered 3 meats to cook on the portable bbq and it came with a large selection of sides. Very tasty. Also it's BYO.

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Thank NZRobin
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

This is the third time I ate at Faro and it was the most delicious time I ate at Faros as well. During the trip to New Zealand to visit my girlfriend. I, she and her sister went out together to find something to eat on late Sunday. Most of the shop were closed at the time so we wandered... More 

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Thank Chien N
Auckland, New Zealand
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36 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016

We went on boxing day for a family dinner. Food was great as usual - their side dishes never disappoint you. The restaurant is clean and well-decorated. I would definitely recommend this place if you are craving for good Korean food:)

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Auckland, New Zealand
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96 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Went there with a group of friends about 10 of us. The atmosphere and decor of the restaurant is great. Had to make a reservation before hand and this place tends to get busy for dinners. The food was great and had a lot of choices. Totally enjoyed the food and service here.

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Great Barrier Island, New Zealand
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149 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Had dinner here with six friends a few weeks back. Good atmosphere, service was good, the food was great, although my friends tricked me into eating tongue ! Was great to be able to cook your own meats at the table, did get a bit smoky at times. Great place to go with friends a share a table of assorted... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Ginseng Chicken the very best panaceea for nuturing your body plus beautifully cooked belly pork and steak for 14 year old mokopuna (grandson). Great service, very friendly, beautiful food, cost effectove I will be back.

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Thank Keishamoon
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We had dinner there with our 2 kids. It pays to book in advance if you want to get a nice table at the back of the restaurant. We hadn't so were seated close to the entrance. The BBQ menu was fantastic, particularly the beef and pork and the side dishes that come with it can be refilled for free.... 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
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Barbecue, Asian, Korean, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:30
Monday
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
Thursday
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
Friday
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
Saturday
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Lorne Street, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region
  • Phone Number: 09-379-4040

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