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GAON Korean BBQ Restaurant

183, Moo1, Soi 4 | Maenam Walking Street, Mae Nam 84330, Thailand
+66 93 734 4680
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  • Average1%
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Barbecue, Asian, Korean, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
183, Moo1, Soi 4 | Maenam Walking Street, Mae Nam 84330, Thailand
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Not to be missed in Mae Nam walking street! Really tasty Korean food in Samui! We always go when on the island. I would recommend: fried chicken gyoza, beef bulgogi, ramen, and we get the tenderloin BBQ which is cooked at your table- so tender...More

1  Thank ntother
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Korean food is our favourite cuisine and when we realised GAON was 3 minutes walk, we had to check it out and it was the best decision! Delicious food and if you know things about Korea, Hyunju, the owner will love to hear you... Sauces,...More

1  Thank David T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Me and my husband had a great dinner in the restaurant. The food was homemade and delicious ! We ate all dishes till the last bite. The owner was so friendly and helpful, we had great conversation after dinner . Very recommend! Cost of dinner...More

Thank Anna F
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

My friends and I had the pleasure of dining here on the last evening of our grad trip to Ko Samui. The owner and every other member of staff were extremely friendly and happy to engage in a conversation. The food was very authentic which...More

Thank Ecnerual01
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

After one year we went back to Gaon and we were very pleased that owner and other staff remember us. We get Korean omelets with seafood and Kimchi. Portions were so big that we must leave our second choice Bulgogi to next time this week....More

Thank Darbuka
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

After eating way too much Thai food the past few days we were craving a different type of cuisine. We found this gem while walking through the Maenam night market. Ordered the kimchi jigae and pork jowl. Both were so full of flavor and had...More

Thank Keri W
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

I love Tenderloin here sooooo much. The owner is very friendly; she usually walks around to make sure that every customer knows how to eat, cooking steak is served in order, etc. I recommend you to go on Thursday (Maenam walking street) so after dinner,...More

Thank Jariya C
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

We decided to try this place today as I need my Korean BBQ anywhere I go. From the second we entered we recieved a very warm welcome from our host. What I did not expect is her full attention the whole time we were there....More

1  Thank J708
Reviewed 25 April 2018

We came across this unique restaurant on tripadvisor and were drawn in by the reviews and it was nothing short of amazing! The food was great and so was Hyun, the owner of the restaurant, who is truly an inspiring woman. If you have a...More

1  Thank Mahan R
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had lunch at Gaon and I must say, the food tasted delicious. We also had a nice chat with the owner of the restaurant who was very accommodating. I will definitely be visiting again when I need my Korean fix the...More

1  Thank Hyung K
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$4 - US$18
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 10:30 PM
3:00 PM - 10:30 PM
3:00 PM - 10:30 PM
3:00 PM - 10:30 PM
3:00 PM - 10:30 PM
3:00 PM - 10:30 PM
3:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 183, Moo1, Soi 4 | Maenam Walking Street, Mae Nam 84330, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Samui  >  Mae Nam
  • Phone Number: +66 93 734 4680
GAON Korean BBQ Restaurant in Maenam China town, Soi 4 where the Walking Street takes place every Thursday. Authentic Korean Food and Charcoal Brazier Korean Barbecue on table. Excellent quality of beef from Australia and Home-made Kimchi & side dishes. All foods are no added MSG. We open every day from 3pm to 10:30pm except Friday. Please refer to our restaurant facebook page for closing day.
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