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Kang Chon Central

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Centralstrasse 13, Interlaken 3800, Switzerland
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Chab-chay, stir-fried korean clear noodle is the worst I have had in many countries, eg. USA, Korea, Thailand. There was no taste or even a piece of meat but costed 20 CHF. Kimji soup is ok. All in all, it will not worth your money paid for. Asian people traveling to Interlaken and thinking of Asian food or Korean food,... More 

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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

we ordered one spicy fish stew and kimchi pot.. the waiters and waitresses are very polite.. the Chinese translated fish stew is actually seafood stew.. when it came it really has a lot of seafood inside.. and the spicy level is very authentic.. surprisingly the kimchi pot also has a lot of pork meat inside and some taufu as well..... More 

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Singapore
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62 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Very expensive menu, even by Swiss standards, keeping in mind that the ambience, service etc. were just regular in standard and typical of any Swiss eatery. What we ordered - bibimpap and spicy chicken - were ok, and quite authentic, although for the prices we paid, not really worth it. Recommended only for those dying to eat Korean.

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Thank JLEESingapore
1 review
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

My sister wanted to try the korean food, and we booked a table two days ahead, when we got there, we were surprised by how rude the manager was! extremely rude and disrespectful! We had to take our food for a takeaway because he told us we either had to order more food from the menu or he won't take... More 

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Thank ranad s
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810 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 241 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

At a corner next to a Chinese and a Thai restaurant Korean owner is not friendly . The waiters are friendly though Simple layout . We tried Bimbibek which is rice in clay pot . Fish soup is ok . Each dish cost CHF25 can be expensive Just enough to fill your hunger

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Thank Happy258
Bernese Oberland, Switzerland
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Three of us travelled there without a reservation on a Saturday evening and easily got a table without having to wait. Most of the other guests were Asian as where most of the waiters. Our Starters were really nice, the leek pancakes and Kimchi pancakes were very tasty though service with too little soy sauce for our liking. The main... More 

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Thank CaptainC63
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Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

You can only order set meals for a minimum of TWO portion. It's the same for ALL grill meat. Not much other authentic Korean food choices such ALL grill meats are off the menu unless you want to get TWO portion of the same grill dishes, which would of course be too much and will cost alot. Tap water is... More 

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Thank shawn t
Yongin, South Korea
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2015

We had a great lunch. Usually, Korean restaurants offers additional side dishes such as Kimchi with free. Not here.... Looks Chinese servers... They need to learn more...

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Thank 야간저격수
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 August 2015

taste too much salty, most of menus look like instant food. If you want to try Korean food, I don't recommend to visit this restaurant.

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Thank Nothingtomention
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Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

Worst experience ever! Very bad service, rude and slow. No tap water for people except Korean. Charge very high. Do not waste your time and money.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Korean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Centralstrasse 13, Interlaken 3800, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Bern  >  Bernese Oberland  >  Interlaken

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