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57 Main St, Brattleboro, VT 05301-3257
+1 802-257-5226
11:00 - 21:30
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Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:30
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Southern Vermont
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Great Bi Bim Bab, outstanding chicken soup. LOVE their noodle salad. Odd mimatched serving pieces, plates. At least you know all the $$ go to the food - and not the decorations!

Thank SoVTers
New London, Connecticut
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110 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

One waitress and one cook makes for very slow service. In addition to long wait time we drove north an hour and had to double back for my purse. Ugh. Have to get that soup recipe it was awesome. Nice waitress. Too bad she did not have another two waiters helping.

Thank shoreviews
Brattleboro, Vermont
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

This is a relaxed, family run restaurant, that is affordable, and has authentic Korean food. I like their many freshly made vegetarian options.

Thank Caring T
Colrain, Massachusetts
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We have been going to the family owned Korean restaurant Shin La for decades, but have NOT been lately. Although the menu has expanded and changed a bit since our last visit, it is good to know that the food is still excellent! We tried the Teriyaki Tofu for the first time and it was superb. For old time's sake,... More 

Thank 80FoodLover104
Westminster, Vermont
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016

I've been going to Shin La for 20 yrs., my husband even longer. The Korean food is made by a Korean woman and her staff. The quality has never changed, always excellent! The soups have a healing effect, specially in the Winter. The appetizers are great; Yakimando (dumplings), Steamed Tofu, or Edamame (salted green soybeans) to name a few. Traditional,... More 

Thank Ravendale9
Potomac, United States
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Very very good authentic Korean food!...Try the dumplings any of their soups, their noodles dishes are great and so is the sushi.

Thank Luis B
Brattleboro, Vermont
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Unusual for a small town in Vermont to have a Korean restaurant. For 30 years this family has run this business. I think it is genuine. I know it is delicious. The hot noodle soup makes me swoon. I have heard rumors they may be thinking of retirement. I will be truly sad if this place is no longer with... More 

1 Thank Willinvt
Brattleboro, Vermont
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2016

Best place in town to grab a saki and some sushi. Good service, authentic food, mellow atmosphere. Try the bento box.

Thank Ryan-in-VT
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Whether you want Korean food or sushi, this is the place to go. I love trying something different every time I go and have not been disappointed.

Thank vthalfwit
Vermont, USA
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400 reviews
200 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2016

This restaurant in the center of Brattleboro has an extensive menu of Korean food, plus a wide variety of sushi. The service can sometimes be slow, but the food never disappoints.

Thank VermontTeacher44

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Sushi, Asian, Korean
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Main St, Brattleboro, VT 05301-3257
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Brattleboro
  • Phone Number: +1 802-257-5226

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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?