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Korea Restaurant

University / Dinkytown
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211 Oak St., Minneapolis, MN
+1 612-331-1260
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Plymouth, Minnesota
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223 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After I have had a real bad egg drop soup a few days before going to Korea I was elated when I tried theirs. It's so so delectable! I also had rice, fried sole with tons of fried garlic and chile. It was not too greasy and definitely spicy and heart-warming! Lots of Korean folks there so that should say... More 

Thank Aeneken
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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117 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Title says it all.... we love coming to this place since its rough around the edges, has loose doors/windows that let the cold air come in but the environment and food is spot on. Nothing fancy here at all....but yummy Korean food that's great on a cold evening. My wife and I lived in Asia for 8+ years and this... More 

Thank Matthew D
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

I've been going to this restaurant about once a week since for a few years now, this was my go to place for lunch, and I've introduced many friends to this place. This restaurant got many of my friends hooked on Korean food, including myself. However, this year, after they remodeled and hired new staff, the food hasn't been the... More 

Thank -8-itravelforfood-8-
Eau Claire
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

I read the other reviews on this place and I have to agree that it is a hole in the wall. I have to also agree about the food and the prices. I took my son there for lunch and we are all about Korean food. I'm a third generation Korean and love Korean food. This was the closest Korean... More 

Thank lekona
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

This is a perfect college resteraunt. They food is authentic, filling, and delicious. You get in and out and feel like you got your money's worth. If you're in the area go here, but I don't know if I'd make a special trip.

Thank Brandi C
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69 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

I've been going here for many years and the food was pretty authentic. Loved the little side dishes. But on today's visit, the food was way below par. I was really disappointed. We ordered the spicy pork and the bibimbap and the pork was ok but the bibimbap was tasteless. I hope they recognize and bring the taste of the... More 

Thank Kuv Lub N
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58 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

The smells were very enticing when I walked in. I wished I had been with a couple of friends, because several of the options looked delicious. I had the Chicken bulgogi (teriyaki) and it was wonderful! I was hesitant to get the "teriyaki" chicken, because I've had some in the past that was too sweet, too salty, too tough. This... More 

Thank MinnTravelGirl
Minnetonka, Minnesota
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

The food is excellent and the staff are wonderful. All menu items are posted on a wall with a picture. One can simply point and/or request the assigned number to order. Food is very tasty and served quickly. Water is free from this communal water cooler. The drinking cups are huge foam cups. The restaurant itself is a little worn-out,... More 

Thank yumgum
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374 reviews
220 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

I've always wanted to try this place and last time I was in the area, I stopped by for dinner. Glad I did. The restaurant is small and completely unimpressive looking - a handful of tables, open cooking area and a counter (a rice cooker was sitting on a chair next to the dining area). You place your order at... More 

Thank dwg51357
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

Flavorful, spicy, fun. Small hole in the wall with great food. It has a great vibe with people who love food. I just wish they had some soju.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    2 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Korean
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 Oak St., Minneapolis, MN
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis>  > University / Dinkytown
  • Neighbourhood: University / Dinkytown
  • Phone Number: +1 612-331-1260

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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?