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Keo Ku

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245 US Highway 46, Parsippany, NJ 07054-2332
+1 973-244-0032
11:30 - 09:30
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 09:30
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57 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here with business colleagues and everyone enjoyed their meals. Great food and service. The lunch menus were confusing as everyone seemed to have a different version ( v1.2, v1.3, or v1.4) all with different items on them but the food was delicious!

Thank Fred H
Management response:

While we're excited to hear that you loved the food, sorry about the menu confusion - we are working on new menus to be in circulation shortly. But our staff is always willing to clarify any questions you may have had. All that to say, we can't wait to see you again soon and serve up some more of your... More 

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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Keo Ku has the best Korean BBQ in NJ and just as good, if not better, than in Manhattan! The Bulgogi is out standing and the glass noodles and bi bim bop are my favorite! The staff is always attentive and curteous. They always help you navigate your way through the menu making your experience very comfortable especially if your... More 

Thank Arthur M
Management response:

Flattered to be considered the best KBBQ in New Jersey, Arthur! The bulgogi is definitely a staff favorite, so we're glad to hear that you're liking it just as much! As always, the team appreciates the awesome recommendation and can't wait to serve up some more BBQ for you again sometime soon! The Keo Ku Family More 

Montclair, New Jersey
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

This Korean Restaurant serves excellent authentic Korean dishes with plenty of Puncha (traditional Korean side dishes normally served before any meal such as Kimchi). But my favorite is beef short rib (Garbi Gui) Grill in front of you. I like it here because they give you a lot of Garbi when compare with other Korean restaurant in Fort Lee area.... More 

Thank Teddy H
Management response:

Seafood and spiciness is what it's all about, Teddy! The team here at Keo Ku are so excited to hear that you're loving the beef short rib and everything else we're serving up! Can't wait to have you back again to serve up all of your favorites. Until then, The Keo Ku Family More 

Mendham, NJ
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38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

My husband and I had dinner at this Korean restaurant. It has been a few years since we were last there. The side dishes lacked taste for the most part. I had bulgogi over rice. The meat was tasteless. My husband had the bulgogi and noodles (in a soup). It was served with rice but the noodles were few and... More 

Thank violaplay
Management response:

We are so sorry that we were unable to meet your standards again. I assure you your comments are highly valued and are being addressed as we are in the midst of better changes in quality and atmosphere. Please come back again and hopefully we will exceed your expectations next time! Hope to see you again soon, The Keo Ku... More 

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122 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016

One of the places we also go to for Korean BBQ. This offers BBQ and hotpot. Good for big groups since they have little alcoves for bigger groups for at least 10 people. Like I said this restaurant offers Korean BBQ which they grill in front of you, also quite a number of "banchan" or side dishes. My kids love... More 

Thank MitchMicahandKaykay
Management response:

We're happy that our staff took care of you, Mitch and Kay. A great atmosphere and phenomenal customer service are constant goals of ours. As for preference, we like to think Korean BBQ can be done plenty of different ways, so we're sorry we're not the best you've had as compared to NYC/Flushing, but we are always striving to get... More 

New Jersey
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59 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

Literally, just like my mother used to make. I've been coming here since they opened in the 90's. The food seems better than ever recently. If you'd like an authentic, delicious experience, share the bossam with a friend over a couple of beers or cool off with the mul naengmyun on a hot day. The menu is extensive and there... More 

Thank JellyBaby1965
Management response:

Cooking like mom can be a challenge, but we love recreating recipes to cater to all of our customers. Thank you for all your wonderful comments - and just to let you know... we got Makkeoli in recently!! Hopefully you'll visit us again for another great experience! Thank you, The Keo Ku Family More 

Superior, Colorado
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93 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2014

My wife and I go to Keo Ku anytime we need a quick Korean food fix. Unfortunately, the food quality pales in comparison to what you get in K-town in New York City. While the bulgogi, galbi and other bbqed meats are pretty good quality, other selections are slightly off. The bibimbap lacks a bit of flavor. The seafood pancakes... More 

Thank Hipmofo
Management response:

We're glad that you're able to come to us as a nice way to spend an evening with your friends. However, while we're excited that you enjoyed our fresh crab and dish selections, it's odd to hear the others' quality varied to you. We put the same focus on delicious, quality ingredients in every meal, so we'd love to have... More 

Knoxville, Tennessee
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119 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2013

I love experimenting with different ethnic foods and was very excited to try Korean BBQ. Not knowing exactly what to expect, I thought the experience was a lot of fun. I found the service to be very good considering how little English the waitress understood. The place itself was almost a glorified cafeteria setting. I expected a little nicer atmosphere... More 

Thank JeanB37
Mount Olive, New Jersey
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347 reviews
226 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2013

I recently went to Keo Ku for lunch with several co-workers and found the experience relaxing and enjoyable and were very satisfied. The exterior of the building is nothing to write home about, it's in a older strip mall, I found the interior fine, it's not new, but by no means outdated or shabby. We were promptly greeted and seated... More 

Thank RDCononver
Management response:

Our top priority is to make sure our customers are comfortable and hydrated, so we'll make sure to let the team know of the awesome recognition. As for your meal, the Kimchi Jjigae and Gopdol Bibimbap were definitely good choices. Hope to have you back to give you the authentic five-star experience we serve up daily. Thank you, The Keo... More 

Taipei, Taiwan
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91 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2013

Our lunch at Keo Ku was one of our last meals during our month-long visit to the US and Canada. By this time, I have already tried Danji in NYC and Miga in Mississauga for Korean food. And I would say that after those two, Keo Ku was an anti-climax. I have eaten a lot of Galbi (Beef short ribs)... More 

Thank Jeffrey L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Korean
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
11:30 - 09:30
11:30 - 09:30
11:30 - 09:30
11:30 - 09:30
11:30 - 09:30
11:30 - 09:30
11:30 - 09:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 245 US Highway 46, Parsippany, NJ 07054-2332
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Morris County  >  Parsippany
  • Phone Number: +1 973-244-0032
No matter what your pallet or diet demands, you will find satisfaction and delight with the quality cooking at Keo Ku Korean Restaurant.

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