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Road to Seoul

1230 S Western Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90006-3108
+1 323-731-9292
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“kimchi” (7 reviews)
“beef brisket” (4 reviews)
“shrimp” (6 reviews)
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Barbecue, Asian, Korean, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1230 S Western Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90006-3108
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Depending on the time you come, you may wait a bit. Nothing too serious. Meat selection is diverse, even for the cheapest option. We ordered 6 plates of meat for two people and a banana makgoli and we were beyoooond full by the end. Prepare...More

Thank hellojamjam
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

We came here w friends to get some serious Korean BBQ while catching the Pyongchang Winter Olympics. The food was excellent - particularly for all you can eat. Fresh salads and kimchi, good meat selection, plentiful options, and great service, even while crowded. Crowd is...More

Thank Dorothy S
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Food was good and generous, good service. great value for money! Very tipical, the only negative point would be the smell as the extractor hood are not really efficient.

Thank guilli43
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Side dishes : well prepared and tasty. Loved the kimchi and salad. Meat: they serve good meat. Road to seoul steak (its just tenderloin) and rib eye are the prime meats for $25 and $30 EAYC. Just cant get enough of them. The basic beef...More

Thank Archie D
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Good Korean barbecue in the same area as many others in LA. A full meal and a couple of beers will cost about $30 per person. Meat focussed barbecue but also Korean pancakes, potato available. We tried the beef brisket, beef tongue, spicy chicken and...More

Thank StevoHughes1
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Very very busy place on a Saturday night, although wait is not too long. A typical korean all you can eat BBQ for westerners. If you love meat, this is the place to go for great value. You grill the food yourself, but someone will...More

Thank L H
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We went here for dinner to celebrate a friend's birthday. The restaurant is a typical Korean barbeque with a griddle in the middle of the table to cook the food. They offer all you can eat meat. There were a lot of choices of meat...More

Thank Fred1021
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

we came here on the advice of my cousin...the place was jammed packed...but the wait was not too bad...we called ahead and they put our name down on the wait-list...there are 3 different options for the AYCE...we were told to order the most expensive option...More

Thank MRD2005
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

thirteen of us ate a Road to Seoul in LA. The place was packed but we had no trouble ordering, and reordering, and reordering raw meat and raw fish to cook on our grill. Staff was very accommodating. I just wish they offered more sauces...More

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

The food is mediocre and the service is absolutely the worst out of all the restaurants I dined over the past two weeks while on vacation in Southern California. I use to dine at this in my college days but I guess my expectation has...More

Thank David H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1230 S Western Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90006-3108
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: +1 323-731-9292
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