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Samwon Garden Main Store

835, Eonju-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul 06023, South Korea
+82 2-548-3030
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good46%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“beef” (24 reviews)
“kimchi” (8 reviews)
“rice” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00 Hours
Barbecue, Asian, Korean
835, Eonju-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul 06023, South Korea
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1 - 10 of 85 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant really reminds me my meeting with old good friends. Last time I've been here 5 years ago and it didn't change at all. Same best place to eat proper meet. But I didn't understand that if you order whiskey, they bring you a...More

Thank Ким П
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Quite a big restaurant with traditional settings. Decor is a bit old fashioned. Staff are efficient but not very attentive. Quality of rib eye is good; marinated prime rib too sweat; and other dishes just so so. Not sure why it is on Michelin list,...More

Thank V L
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Went during lunch. No waiting. Ordered 2 servings of bulgogi. Should've ordered a different dish instead of 2 servings of bulgogi. Tender meat and great flavoring. Very good side dishes. Instead of rice, it came with cold soba noodles (really good) or tofu soup (didn't...More

Thank susi w
Reviewed 11 May 2018

Food was decent but not mind blowing. At the prices they are charging, it's ridiculous. It's good but not THAT good. Staffs were condescending when I didn't order alot. Mind you, I ordered roughly 6 dishes for 4 people. I'm a foodie so that was...More

1  Thank BlackCoookie
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

We went with a local which may have helped... Great service, amazing kalbi tang and tender bbq. Also the radish kimchi was fantastic!

Thank mikr72
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We visited as a large party and honestly I was expecting average food, poor service and high prices based on the reviews here. The service was actually pretty good and the food is decent. It's a traditional Korean BBQ place and the food is better...More

Thank Gary T
Reviewed 22 August 2017

My mother and I dined here for a night, and to our surprise (based on reading trip advisor comments on this restaurant), the service was great and the staff were quite helpful! We were greeted and directed to the restaurant by a staff the moment...More

Thank Jasmine Y
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Just left and fell that I threw 200 usd in the trash!!! US$65 for a tiny piece of skirt steak is outrageous. Nobody speaks English and don't even try to help. Nobody explains what they are putting on the table. Horrendous, stay away!!! Most overpriced...More

1  Thank Thiago Q
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Are you a business guest with an unlimited bank account? Are you looking to burn hard earned money in a wood-fired grill? It's a long story of how my father, a frequent visitor to Seoul choose this place, but I'm pretty sure it was a...More

Thank swift_beaver
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant with our two sons aged 11 and 9 and has a fantastic time. We didn't have any Korean speakers with us so we had to try and explain and use pictures to order but this made it fun. The food was...More

1  Thank NeilJ-HongKong
Apgujeong / Cheongdam
Aside from Sinsa / Garosugil, no other area in Seoul
connotes the words “luxury” and “fancy” like Apgujeong
and Cheongdam. Global luxury brands have set up their
flagship stores here, catering to the neighbourhood's
mostly affluent residents. It’s also one of the top
areas in Korea (some say the world) for cosmetic
surgery, attracting hundreds of thousands each year
for a little nip or tuck. The other parts of Apgujeong
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pakaf k
9 November 2016|
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Response from LASeoulGuy | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. I just saw your message. I'm curious what you thought about it.
6 June 2016|
Response from Cheri A | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can get many vegetarian selections
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$36 - US$1,435
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 835, Eonju-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul 06023, South Korea
  • Location: Asia  >  South Korea  >  Seoul>  > Apgujeong / Cheongdam
  • Neighbourhood: Apgujeong / Cheongdam
  • Phone Number: +82 2-548-3030
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