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Great River Korean Barbecue

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103 Gouger St, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
8221 6866
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17:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 17:00 - 22:30
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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice, cook it yourself, food. Fun restaurant for couples or groups. Helpful staff will show "beginners" how to cook. Large portions. TOILETS - DISGUSTING!!

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Thank _annecarr9
Melbourne, Australia
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55 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Never being to a Korean BBQ before,I was a little hesitant when the girl explained that we order and receive the food uncooked which we then cook to our liking at the table on a small BBQ! We took the option of "Combination A" which included pork spare ribs steak,chicken wings and other meats. This was supposed to be enough... More 

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Thank Steve D
Adelaide River, Australia
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53 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Went for dinner. Ended up waiting a lifetime for our meals and drinks too. We never even received our steamed rice. You cook your own food at the table, so I can't understand why it took so long to bring out raw meat. The marinade was tasty but there wasn't much meat per serve and not great quality meat either.

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Thank kangam00se
Adelaide, Australia
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4 reviews
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Went there with the wife and family last Saturday night on the spur of the moment. Best decision ever. The staff were fantastic and recommended as well as demonstrated food and cooking method. Food was great and was a really good atmosphere. Will definetely go again (and again).

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Thank martinweller62
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1 review
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Good service, high quality food. Amazing wagyu beef. 很正宗的韩式烤肉,是炭火的,和牛,炸鸡,必须点,太好吃了。还有牛骨,五花肉也很赞,石锅拌饭,豆腐汤很正宗。来阿德必去的一家餐厅。

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Thank Xue L
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24 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016

This is our second visit within a month. First visit was good as the staff was helpful with cooking the barbecue (had the time to teach us initially). They had to cancel our soup order after 5 minutes because they said it was not available that time. Barbecue was great, except for the squid. Chicken and salad was also good.... More 

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2 Thank Juan B
Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

I went there with friends on Friday night, at first we thought it was buffet but they recently changed to a la carte. So they have combo A - 2 pax $59.90, combo B - 4pax $89.90, combo C - 6pax $143. We ordered set A and set B for six of us. Somemore we ordered 4 more rice. But... More 

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Thank Hololu
Adelaide, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 22 June 2016

The restaurant has change to a la carte instead of buffet. before was 27 per hand, but the meat quality not really good, but now they improve the meat level a lot, especially the wagyu beef is very tender and juicy, and my favorite is called beef ribs, the sauce is very Korean taste. SO I AM SURE , I... More 

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Thank leixue870627
Greater Adelaide, Australia
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Grandson was disappointed that it's no longer a smorgasbord however it's pretty unique with the charcoal burners in the table. Meat was very tender, the waitresses helpful in explaining how the charcoal burners which are set into the tables worked. The manager explained that due to customers filling their plates with food, that they did not eat, then got tossed... More 

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1 Thank Helen M
Melbourne, Australia
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160 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

We have travelled from Melbourne to Adelaide many times in the past few years, and have always been tempted to come to this place - On this trip we finally bit the bullet, but could safely say, maybe we shouldn't have. The staff were friendly enough, but that is probably the extent of the positive feedback goes. It is a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$19 - US$22
Cuisine
Barbecue, Asian, Korean
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:30
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 Gouger St, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide
  • Phone Number: 8221 6866

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