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Koreana

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40A King Street West, Manchester M3 2WY, England
+44 161 832 4330
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Today
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Sat 17:30 - 23:00
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Rochdale
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98 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Was looking forwards to visiting here after watching Jamie's superfoods. We had ribs, chicken wings and cod fritters for starters. Ribs were very dry and tough. This theme continued with the three main BBQ meals. The duck was dry and tiny pieces. The belly pork was really thin and resembled bacon. I was expecting a juicy thick piece. The beef... More 

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Thank bb6040
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51 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited on a cold winters night been here a few times and I do enjoy my Korean food. We had the fried chicken and cod for starters then BBQ beef bulgogi and seafood casserole and a couple of drinks all very reasonably priced came to under £40 in total.

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Thank Paul W
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Stir fry and a drink for under £10. Great quality very tasty. Good portion size. Will go back again.

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Thank Kloe T
Manchester, United Kingdom
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264 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 223 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We work nearby and decided we to try this place. It's not on street level and the decor is a little dated but the service was warm and friendly. We opted for the business lunch and one colleague tried the set menu. The starters of vegetable dumplings were tasty, chicken skewers were a tad bland. I tried the bento box... More 

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Thank Panda7478
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tried this place on a recommendation from a friend and was pleasantly surprised the food was tasty and not to expensive. A little bit different and a friendly relaxed atmosphere.

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Thank Alex P
Radcliffe, United Kingdom
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136 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

You need to book here, a week in advanced should be ok. We went for the banquet which cost £20.50 a head and is for a minimum of 2 people. I had the spare rinse the chicken skewers and beef bulgogi and a Korean rice cake with fig and walnuts in it. It came with vanilla ice cream. The beef... More 

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Thank JJMac1
Manchester, United Kingdom
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109 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

My girlfriend and I popped in here on a Tuesday thinking we would definitely get a table but it was rammed! There was a lot of Korean groups here so you get the indication it must be good. We booked a table for 45 minutes later and were seated straight away. We chose dishes from the banquet set menu, thinking... More 

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Thank JGorman1
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

The Korean food are under standard level, especially soup is a very small amount and sold at a high price. Rice cakes are not fully cooked, it is the first time in my life that I had a rice cake which took long time to swallow. They are so hard.

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Thank Andy Murray L
Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

We have been to this restaurant many times, as there is not many choices of decent Korean restaurants in Manchester apart from Seoul Kimchi. The outside of the restaurant is not much to look at but when you go downstairs into the restaurant its a pleasing atmosphere, the food was great, kimchi pancake was good though it was quite thick... More 

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Thank luciferlei88
Lancashire, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

We visit this restaurant back in April 2016 and I can say that we had a really pleasant experience. We tried the korean barbecue which was exceptional. Worth the visit and the money.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Korean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40A King Street West, Manchester M3 2WY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 832 4330

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?