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Galbi Restaurant

210 Long Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 424 3030
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible1%
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“kalbi” (38 reviews)
“pork” (5 reviews)
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African, Barbecue, Asian, Korean, Vegetarian Friendly
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210 Long Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is a Korean BBQ with local flavours. We experienced the taste of different types of wild meats coupled with instructions on how best to cook your meat so as to get the best flavours. The staffs' attention to ensuring a great dining experience...More

1  Thank Denise H
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Couldn't have been a better place to set the tone high for our SA vacay. The ambience itself was so alive, leave alone the great food and hospitality. They also have the option of South african barbeque BRAAI. We had a vegetarian friend and fortunately...More

1  Thank swashbuckler007
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Awesome atmosphere with such a unique and fun concept! Loved braaing our own food and tasting all the different meats.

1  Thank CameronF183
Reviewed 19 May 2018

This is a must in a Cape Town. If you want the real Braai experience you have to come here. It’s a selection of well know meats plus other more unique meats, there is something for everyone. The Asian fusion along with the South African...More

Thank Jo R
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

I‘ve been at Galbi twice during my short stay in Cape Town and it was great! The food is delicious and the portions were really big. The waiters were friendly and with the button on the table, which you can put if you need something,...More

Thank MarcFischer1998
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Got 2 free glasses of wine because I booked with Feastfox between 5 - 6 pm and ordered a tasting menu for 2 (great value for money, the pork is delicious). The waiter who served us offered one of the best services in town! He...More

Thank Fernanda L
Reviewed 23 February 2018

My husband and I went here around 6:00pm on a Thursday night in February. We were the only ones there the entire time. Considering this, and the fact that you cook the food yourself, the service was very slow and the server had 0 sense...More

Thank JennaRitter
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Want to enjoy a traditional Korean BBQ in the heart of Cape Town? Well Galbi is the place. Complete with individual table top BBQs it is very atmospheric & the food is excellent. Good value for money; pleasant, helpful staff.....come early & make an evening...More

Thank Marguerite W
Reviewed 31 January 2018

Went here for my birthday, a great experience as I have never been to a Korean BBQ place before. Unfortunately with the restaurant being so small and lacking proper ventilation, the place was soon filled with smoke, so much so that our eyes were burning....More

Thank Graeme C
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Korean barbecue which you cook over coals at your table. My short rib was tough but the others loved their food. Got a bit smokey by the end of the evening

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 210 Long Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 424 3030
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