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Road to Seoul

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1230 S Western Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90006-3108
+1 323-731-9292
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11:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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Mishawaka, Indiana
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Outstanding & delicious dinner. The servers were fast, quality high, we had so many choices to eat. We tried like 8 different choices. Each of us purchased the three meat option and enjoyed each one. Price was extremely reasonable for the amount of food you get. We called ahead and got reservations and it's good we did the place was... More 

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Thank tdolly2
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90 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

They've removed a lot of the old photos and stickers that used to make this place great. Food is still good but it lacks the little things that used to make it special.

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Thank Chris E
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90 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Great food and easy parking. We love this place. Recently brought my dad to try Korean BBQ And he really liked it.

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Thank Chris E
Gilbert, Arizona
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

We sat down and the waiter was attentive to us. He gave us menus, korean side dishes, and drinks. There were large groups at each table and only one other family with kids next to us. First of all, the atmosphere was not what we expected. It was very loud, noisy, and they played obnoxious club music. We respect and... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

I went there twice with friends. All you can eat barbeque and very reasonable prices. The music is a little too loud, so you have to yell when you talk but overall I would go back for the food.

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Thank calgal20
Columbia, Maryland
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

When I was planning my visit to LA, I knew I needed to try some Korean BBQ. Here in the states in general, Korean BBQ has yet to take off. In LA, however, it has exploded. I didn't know exactly what I wanted, i just know it needed to be all-you-can-eat so I could have the chance to try everything.... More 

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Santa Monica, California
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

Went yesterday for lunch and what a terrific find! The place is huge, lots of seating with grills at each table. They only take reservation for 10 or more so get there early as it's popular and gets crowded. The specialty is the variety of their meat selections. They have all the regulars and more... They also do their own... More 

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Claxton, Georgia
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

This is my favorite KBBQ place in LA. The meat is always seasoned just right and you can cook it just how you want it. The kimchi is always very good. I prefer rice with mine, calms the flavor down for those who don't like spicy kimchi. Don't forget to order the brisket and steak also! Staff is always friendly... More 

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Thank Sbacon1986
Los Angeles, California
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016

The food is great! -- It's loud -- like you're in a club- so be prepared. There are a few different options, but the $20 per person was really good. Kalbi, Bulgogi, Miso Pork Belly, Garlic pork belly, spicy pork -- and lots more to choose from. They're fast and will bring out more sides whenever you want. -- and... More 

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Thank alysiakk
St. Louis, MO
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282 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 295 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2016

We ate here when visiting our daughter in Los Angeles. I never come out ahead at all you can eat restaurants because I just don't eat that much. However, it was a fun experience, and turned an ordinary meal into an event we could share.

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Thank Kim W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Cuisine
Barbecue, Asian, Korean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?