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Melbourne Dae Jang Geum Korean BBQ

1/235 Little Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9662 9445
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good49%
  • Average21%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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Barbecue, Asian, Korean
$$ - $$$
1/235 Little Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great dishes with some nice combination of Korean dishes. The staff always helped with the BBQ and Ifelt 100% in control at all times. Definitely would recommend for a truly unique experience

Thank Rhys S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the first time I can recall having Korean BBQ. This restaurant is quite large and located up some stairs in Little Bourke Street Chinatown. We had a group of six, and as my son has visited before I left the ordering up to...More

Thank tommomelbourne
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Stopped here with family for my first Korean BBQ experience! And I loved it! What an experience! Such fresh food that’s cooked right before your very eyes, and staff are always back to help you cook it so you can enjoy your meal. I also...More

Thank Cassandra B
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Had fried dumplings which were nice and mixed bbq. The sides (which are the msin reason to have korean bbq) were small and the staff took ages to refill. I am used to plenty of sides that are basically limitless. Thats what sets good korean...More

Thank Tony L
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Side dishes are charged, unlike other Korean restaurants. We are used to getting free flow kimchi,then they didnt tell us. Waitors were rude and did the hand thing to stop when i was ordering. Food was just plain, u can buy the meat from korean...More

Thank amruji
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We ended up thinking What is Korean BBQ? The pictures on the door was of raw meat. So up the stairs we went and discovered a very full and noisy space with every table having a little BBQ on it. We were in a line...More

Thank mmm42
Reviewed 7 July 2017

I tripped over this restaurant a few years ago and i have been returning any time Im in the City ever since. It has all the normal Korean cuts of meat to choose from, marinated / non marinated, excellent Kimchi, the raw beef with the...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Great food , fast service and reasonably cheap , a good option , with plenty to choose from , something for all tastes

Thank Terry M
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

The food was of good quality and at a decent price. Service was alright but could have been a bit more friendly and welcoming.

Thank Claudia W
Reviewed 9 May 2017

The food is just beautiful! We don't have korean bbq anywhere but here! The waiters/tress are a bit hard to understand sometimes and sometimes they can't understand or speak english well which is probably the only downside for us. Also, it's not very kids friendly....More

Thank mrsristov
Locals know that Chinatown is the tried and true place
to eat before hitting the nightclub scene. The place
simply buzzes, and the well-preserved buildings exude
a sense of Imperial China stemming from immigration
over a century ago. In restaurant after restaurant on
Little Bourke Street, you'll find delicious dishes
such as sizzling honeyed prawns, and value for your
money. Stately matrons oversee family kitchens serving
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1/235 Little Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9662 9445
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