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1989 Silver Bell Rd, Eagan, MN 55122-3167
+1 651-688-3447
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Faribault, Minnesota
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54 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Spent the day just driving around the cities. Found ourselves kind of hungry. We're going to go to Subway. But when we pulled into the lot we saw a sign for Hoban Korean restaurant. So we changed our plans very quickly. We each had the lunch buffet which was small but good. All the sides were brought to our table... More 

Thank 40plusandtraveling
Level Contributor
39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We drive out of our way to get here and eat at least 1 time a year. The food is always great, but they need to focus a little extra effort on cleaning. Sat at booth and table was a little seperated from wall an there was so much rotting stuff in there I almost lost my appetite. Still best... More 

Thank Jeff O
St. Paul, United States
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83 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

This was our second visit to Hoban and we were not disappointed. Highly recommend the bulgogi - large serving of thin sliced, tender beef. Nice assortment of pickled veggies served with rice. Skip the calmari tempura, though. It has heavy batter. Friendly server who kept beverage glasses filled.

Thank mamalulutoo
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We didn't get seated right away even though the place was pretty emptied and employees were clearly present. No one greeted us to tell us it'll be a few minutes. We placed our order in and it came out pretty quickly. Only good dish from our order was the Kal Bi. Everything else was pretty blah including the side dishes... More 

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Savage, Minnesota
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85 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016

We enjoy Korean food and this seems authentic (says our friend who lived in Korea and understands the cuisine). We enjoyed the many dishes but especially the bulgogi and bibimbap. They serve rice and many other 'sides' including all varieties of kimchi. Even the teens loved the food, so that says a lot. Call ahead (esp on a weekend night)... More 

Thank JennJ15
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Visited here a few times. Food is very good but staff always very friendly and polite, but the place seems under staffed. Staff tries to provide the best service they can. The biggest con is the place needs some cleaning. Walls need a good scrub and paint and carpet needs a deep cleaning.

Thank travelinfreak68
Woodbury, Minnesota, United States
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016

I've been here a few times and it's the best Korean Food I've had in MN. The weekends are busy though.

Thank Houa Y
Hudson, Wisconsin
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99 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

If you have a craving for Korean this sure beats the 13 hour flight. We had a large group so many dishes were tried mandoo, spicy wings, pajun, bulgogi, kalbi, kimbap, chap chae and dolosot bibimbop. Everyone enjoyed their food. One negative was they ran out of Korean beer. After eating our group went to sing karaoke next door at... More 

Thank savemoneyandhavefun
Chandler, Arizona
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172 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2016

I ordered the mul mandoo and gop chang gui. Both were okay, but the service was pretty bad. It wasn't the fault of the servers. The owner just needs to understand that understaffing is a pretty quick way to ruin a diner's experience. It took 15 minutes to clear a table to I could be seated. It took another 15... More 

Thank Huck K
Farmington, Minnesota
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168 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

Went here with my friends for lunch. Very fast service and very tasty food. Quiet and calming environment. Well worth a visit if you're in the area.

Thank Brian S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Asian, Korean
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1989 Silver Bell Rd, Eagan, MN 55122-3167
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Eagan
  • Phone Number: +1 651-688-3447

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?