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KFC Itaewon Store 1

#7,418 of 119,798 Restaurants in Seoul
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119-25 Itaewon-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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+82 2-798-7249
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Milan, Italy
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313 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Now & then i like to taste the colonel secret recipe. If there are local specialities that inspire me, i will try them otherwise i go for the classic 1/2/3 pieces, original not spicy or extra crispy: i wanna get the tender juicy meat & the original taste crust.. And despite the recipe is supposed to be the same worldwide,... More 

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Thank Cristiano C
Seoul, South Korea
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

The lady in the front counter taking orders kept jumping from one line to another and kept skipping me. When it was my turn to order (which was 30 mins later) the lady didn't know to much English and gave me the wrong food. After I corrected the order I sat down at this decent dirty table. All the other... More 

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Thank martha682016
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2016

i went to the KFC in Itaewon with my family and waited in line like everyone else and when it came to my turn, the lady in the cash register went to the other cash register and i followed. i asked if i could order she said yes to go back to the other line and so i did. i... More 

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1 Thank Nathan B
Geneva, Switzerland
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470 reviews
276 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

Yes, this is a KFC and therefore food should be standard. It was expected but the fries were delicious. Really good location next to exit 4 of Itaewon station. Nice staff and good prices. Recommended!

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Thank HullPhil
Delhi
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60 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2015

Itaewon is a foodie paradise. There are so many joints here. KFC serves the best food. For vegetarians there is not much choice. They have have potato wedges which are equally tasty.

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Thank Babunipun
Philippines
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2015

The location is very accessible because it's near Itaewon subway station. It has 2nd floor to accommodate more diners. I just hope if they can add staff to maintain cleanliness and fast service in the counter.

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1 Thank SherylSaria
Augusta, Georgia
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60 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2014

Got suckered into it because of the "Double Down" sandwich. Which was too dry and nothing special in my opinion and our potato wedges weren't cooked all the way and tasted weird (freezer burnt maybe?) Definitely won't be returning. Positives: -Plenty of seating upstairs and clean. Negatives: -In NO way does it taste like KFC in the US, it just... More 

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1 Thank AutumnRain1988
Shanghai Region, China
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2014

there had not the toilet and to find the toilet was very very hard for us.

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1 Thank zhaopon
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2014

KFC in Korea have some local recipies and those things are fun to try. They are usually of a spicy kind. Nice KFC, nice service, an ordinary place although two-storey. Works till late

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Thank Ana K
Seoul, South Korea
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2014

Just dont do it. There are sooooo many other places to eat don't do this to yourself. The only good thing about this place is the location and the ability to watch people.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Fast food, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119-25 Itaewon-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, South Korea
  • Location: Asia  >  South Korea  >  Seoul
  • Phone Number: +82 2-798-7249

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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?