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MinGa Korean restaurant

1404 E Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 27514
+1 919-933-1773
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good50%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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Asian, Korean, Japanese
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1404 E Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 27514
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first visit to MinGa. Our starter was a seafood pancake, (pajon). It was large and tasty. Bulgogi was excellent. Spicy mixed soup was ok. Too much soft tofu and the beef was very tough. Dolsot Bibimbap was as expected. Sorry, no pictures...More

Thank Gene C
Reviewed 15 August 2018

If you like Korean food, this is the place to go. You can't go wrong with Bul Go Gee or the stone bowl Bi Bim Bop but for the more adventurous, there are a lot of Korean goodies to choose from. And one of the...More

Thank mothmap
Reviewed 4 July 2018

This is the 2nd time I've been here and both times the food was okay but not great. (We had Korean food.) What I enjoyed was the little bowls of different appetizers. Most things on the menu seem pretty spicy. Service was good and I...More

Thank christineg j
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

If you like Korean food you won’t be disappointed. The bbq dishes are grilled in your kitchen, not at your table. I really enjoy the Sam Gyop Sal (pork belly). I also recommend the Pajeon (seafood pancake) which is usually an appetizer. The Banchan are...More

Thank Fearless35877
Reviewed 25 April 2018

I enjoyed the tofu japchae, the vegetable spring rolls, and the fried vegetable dumplings. All tasted good, but the fried vegetable dumpling were my favorite.

Thank brummywanderer2510
Reviewed 22 January 2018

I had the bibimbap with chicken which was good. My son had the chicken bulgogi and he liked it (and he's a pretty picky eater). My husband had some kind of seafood soup which he liked but didn't like having to pick out the fish...More

Thank Lori S
Reviewed 16 December 2017

North Carolina's Triangle is not Korea, or California, or Central Asia (where there is a large Korean population), or a big east coast city, so expectations need to adjust somewhat. That said, Min Ga is a place I always look forward to visiting. The clientele...More

Thank Charles B
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

I'm fortunate enough to have traveled to Korea and this place is very similar to what I enjoyed in Busan Korea. From appetizer to main course i really enjoyed my meal

Thank G4749WRpauls
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Mostly Korean fare but some Japanese too. I really enjoyed the Kim Chee Pancake and the Pork Bugolgi was delicious too. We also shared the Bimbimnat bowl.It was all delicious.

Thank Theresa W
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We had two dishes and both were awful. One of us had croaker, which came as a whole fish that was uncooked inside. When sent back to the kitchen they recooked the same fish and returned it such that the inside was cooked but the...More

Thank Practicality
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1404 E Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 27514
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Chapel Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 919-933-1773
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