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Myeong Ga Restaurante Coreano

Ciudadela 1367, Montevideo 11008, Uruguay
+598 2903 9436
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good41%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“kimchi” (6 reviews)
“spicy squid” (3 reviews)
“soup” (3 reviews)
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Asian, Korean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Ciudadela 1367, Montevideo 11008, Uruguay
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Reviewed 12 September 2018

Squid is very good. In an area which is dangerous to walk at night. The casino is across the road which makes for interesting people watching.

Thank GourmetMVD
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Being, currently, the only Korean restaurant in town, gives the place a certain edge and draw. Located, however, just a half block off the main square, across the street from the biggest casino in town, and surrounded by expensive hotels, they take advantage of the...More

Thank saltshaker
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Food was pretty good. We enjoyed all except for the sweet & sour pork because they used lemon instead of pineapple so it left a sour and bitter after taste. Overall we enjoyed and will come back again.

Thank Gen F
Reviewed 3 July 2018

This fabulous restaurant located few meters from Plaza Republica offers you a very good Korean dish with several levels of spice (from non spice to really hot). Waitress are very gentle and speak Spanish, English and Korean. Don´t forget ask the level of people but...More

Thank P5678KJcarlosg
Reviewed 19 May 2018

Having been travelling in Chile, Argentina and Uruguay and started feeling spice withdrawal symptoms, I immediately entered this restaurant when I discovered it down the street from my hotel (it happened to be dinner time). I found the staff to be very welcoming and helpful...More

Thank tiralb
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Tastes almost like genuine Korean food. Definitely a place to go if craving for more authentic Asian food. Staff was friendly but took quite a while before the food came.

Thank Janet S
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Finding spicy food in Uruguay is a challenge - even in Montevideo. Uruguayans are not great fans of spices, so this Korean place is an option for those who want to burn their palates a little bit. The menu is rich and the food is...More

1  Thank eysturland
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We ate here twice at lunch time when passing through Montevideo and both times were delighted with the food and service. So grateful to find a restaurant serving anything but the obessively meat heavy fare of most Uruguayan restaurants. We had the kimchee soup with...More

Thank MillyAbroad
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Ok, so title actually summarized it pretty much. Let me first explain: I'm not 100% sure it was their fault, since I ate alone, could also be the conf lunch - but that was hours earlier, and I felt bad almost immediately upon leaving, and...More

Thank Assoc-Professor
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Yes we are going form Carrasco (approx. 16km-35min.)...Healthy, fresh, tasty, and very hygienic Corean Restaurant Myeong Ga...The owner and all the staff are very carefull and doing their job professionnally for making you happy...The prices are very very reasonable for the size of the plates/dishes...More

Thank AytacSuleJackCav
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ciudadela 1367, Montevideo 11008, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Montevideo Department  >  Montevideo
  • Phone Number: +598 2903 9436
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