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Kabojung Kalbi

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282, Jangdari-ro, Paldal-gu, Suwon, Gyeonggi-do 16481, South Korea
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+82 31-232-3883
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Chennai (Madras), India
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Visited this place couple of days back with my colleagues. This place is even better than Bonsuwon Galbi and expensive too. Avg. cost per person easily is @45-50 US$. But it's worth every single penny. After the BBQ we had Korean rice with some sort of soup. It was yummy too.

Thank yo_ind
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed two nights in suwon, went to this restaurant thanks to tripadvisor ! Although, it was a bit pricey, it was totally worth it - the meat was so excellent, well everything was really really good !

Thank Jaypee76
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31 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

I've visited this place several times. Expensive but good place. Their marinated/grilled beef is so good. Even side dishes are delicious. If you don't have enough money but want to try this, you can visit at lunch time. It is around $20.00 per person.

Thank Julie Y
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47 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

I've been here a few times with family. The side dishes are great and the beef is definitely the best I've had in Suwon. Save your money and get the American beef. It's a LOT cheaper than the hanwoo but honestly we can't tell the difference between the two. It's a great place for families as there are huge tables... More 

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Tallahassee, Florida
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39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

I' really enjoyed the food at this restaurant. I must say, as an American, I wasn't sure what i was eating, but i enjoyed all of the dishes. There was sweet and savory, hot and sour. If you are up for culinary experience, give this a go.

1 Thank Karen A
Suwon, South Korea
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33 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

One of the most famous place in Suwon for "Suwon Galbi" and they are there for long time. They serve marinated and grilled beef in Suwon style and most of you would love this menu. As time goes by, they are cutting beef smaller and smaller and surprisingly high price could make you stunned, but good for experience about "Galbi"

1 Thank SehyunC
Seattle, Washington
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459 reviews
215 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2016

Delicious, high-quality, and great service. It's not often that you have all three descriptions for one place - and one more important one for non-Koreans...patient. We were a bunch of Americans traveling for work and they were patient with us, as well as walked us through the whole process. Beef ribs are their specialty (not the pork ones) and they... More 

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Boston Ma
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38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016

We were guests of some friends from Seoul and had asked to go to a traditional Kalbi place. They asked at the staff at the Samsung Museum and the KBS station and the answer was unanimous- Kaboung. The place is so popular that they have their own parking garage. We went to one building, but it was full on a... More 

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Mbabane, Swaziland
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121 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2015

It is another Korean grilled beef place in Suwon that is as pricey as Bonsuwon-galbi but the quality of meat and the service staff are matched. There used to be three really good Korean BBQ restaurants in Suwon but now days I would like to recommend Bonsuwon-galbi or Kabojung Kalbi if anyone ask me that they want to try Korean... More 

Thank Taeyoung K
Suwon, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2015

I have lived in Suwon city for over 10 years and have frequented this place many times. This is a place that is attractive to tourists if they desire to experience rib BBQ. It is clean, but the staff do not always speak English althought he menu does have English dish titles.

Thank Ki-Hong C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Barbecue, Asian, Korean
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 282, Jangdari-ro, Paldal-gu, Suwon, Gyeonggi-do 16481, South Korea
  • Location: Asia  >  South Korea  >  Gyeonggi-do  >  Suwon
  • Phone Number: +82 31-232-3883

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