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Taste of Korea

158 Pacific Hwy, Charlestown, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales 2290, Australia
+61 2 4942 3040
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good37%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Asian, Korean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
158 Pacific Hwy, Charlestown, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales 2290, Australia
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Reviewed today via mobile

On a Friday night and the restaurant half full there was just one cook and one service person. We waited a fair long time to eat. One of my family members ordered a $27 meat meal which came with a couple of tiny side salads....More

Thank leanne1976
Reviewed 8 April 2018

I dont get what all the rave reviews were about this place - we had the fried mixed entree - it was fine,then we had three barbecue dishes of chicken,prawns,beef ribs where they cook the meal at the table - the chicken wasnt too bad...More

Thank misha1956
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Could not fault this restaurant. Lovely, small space. Food prepared at the table which was just delicious. Lots of little share dishes to match. Great menu. Takes Entertainment Card. BYO. We will be back. Loved it.

Thank Glenda W
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

The best Korean food I ever ate! Main dish was cooked in front of us and the cook explain to us how to eat dishes. Very good taste and everything cooked absolutely perfect! Both cooks are very friendly!

Thank Ola G
Reviewed 17 December 2017

I went with a large group of people and they all commented on how good the food was, every last morsel was eaten and enjoyed, the staff were friendly and courteous.

Thank leobowen61
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

To be honest, looking at the prices on the menu, my husband and I were looking for something less expensive. But we really got value for our money. The service was extremely friendly, fast and accommodating. I had a small appetite today, so I ordered...More

Thank Katherine K
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Food was delicious (thanks to the chef but cannot recall his name), waiter James was super friendly and polite which we found to be very cute. We didn't wait long to be served. Also left without a feeling that we paid too much.Will be definitely...More

Thank Zontik13
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Always a pleasure to dine at Taste of Korea. have been a few times and the service is always friendly, extra side dishes served and love the cooking of a fresh dinner right at the table, and the dumplings are great as an extree. the...More

Thank susan l
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

A lovely small restaurant with fresh food cooked at your table, very delicious!! The staff are friendly & provide good service.

Thank AnneLouiseAustin
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Was so looking forward to trying this Restaurant as the reviews were so favourable BUT...we didn't find this to be so, which was unfortunate for us, haven't had Korean for years & Pete had never had.....Calamari pancakes were so very greasy with no flavour, had...More

Thank Anne W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 158 Pacific Hwy, Charlestown, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales 2290, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Lake Macquarie  >  Charlestown
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4942 3040
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