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Seorabol Korean Restaurant

5374 N 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19120-3248
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good48%
  • Average0%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
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Asian, Korean, Sushi
$$ - $$$
5374 N 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19120-3248
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

This is the best Korean food I have ever had. Including Seoul. Food is delicious. Servings and large. Service is excellent. The hibachis are real charcoal. A little out of the way, but worth the drive. Best to go in lighter traffic hours. We usually...More

Thank pearlmiriam
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

I always make it a point to stop here on my way through Philly!! As some have stated previously, yes the neighborhood is not the best but I have never had an issue or felt nervous in any way!! This place is a gem, friendly,...More

Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

I've always wanted to try Korean Bar B Q and Seorabol was the perfect to introduce my palate! We had the Galbi which was a marinated prime rib steak with the bone attached, and the Pork GUI which was phenomenal!! Both meats were seasoned well....More

Reviewed 4 October 2016

I have been going to this restaurant for the past 20 plus years and can say that this is one of the best places in the entire Philadelphia for an authentic Korean dish & BBQ! Stopped here on 10/1/16 to celebrate my son's birthday. My...More

Thank lee88psu
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

대박! I flew into Philly this past weekend and met friends at Seorabol for dinner. I love Korean food and my friends (one of which is Korean) said they eat there often as it's very good when I mentioned it. It was every bit as...More

Thank Beccah0206
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Who doesn't like Korean bbq? This restaurant definitely lives up to the expectation. We were greet with kind waitstaff and our orders were taken accordingly. We had a large group so I thought the food would take longer to come out. Everyone ordered different things...More

Thank Tabitha A
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is located in a shady area. There was an armed security guard at the front door. The overall service was good and no complaints but we weren't impressed with those food. We wanted to check out Seorabol based on social media's positive reviews....More

Thank Captkave
Reviewed 14 April 2016

This was my first time having Korean BBQ. I am very please and will definitely be back! I went for lunch. The waiter was very helpful in helping us select a meal. They give you SO MUCH food that I had lunch for the next...More

Thank 4Luvmy2
Reviewed 27 March 2016

While it is off the beaten path, it's worth the trip to this authentic Korean restaurant, where you cook your own Korean barbecue at the table. Large parties are common (we were a party of 7), and the staff was very gracious in helping those...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Seorabol has been around forever. It's one of the first Korean restaurants I went to in Philadelphia, and it's been a staple in north Philly for what seems like decades. I've gone there after funerals (a Korean funeral parlor is up the street) and it...More

Thank David L
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5374 N 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19120-3248
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
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