Weekend calls for a good meal, and what’s better than chilling and have a feast together with your friends or family? The aroma of sizzling meat gets all over as you grill the fat, juicy meat. Here are the Top 10 Korean BBQ in KL that you wouldn’t want to miss!
Top 10 Korean BBQ in KL That Calls For a Feast:
#1 Seoul Korea Restaurant
If you’re a big fan Korean BBQ, you might already know a Seoul Korea Restaurant. They’ve been in the industry for years and are one of the best Korean BBQ in KL. The queue ranges from 30 minutes to an hour, all the way to the staircase. We’re talking about unlimited refills of side dishes and fresh, juicy BBQ meats. Not just pork, but oxtail tongue, beef and chicken up for grill as well.
Address: 1-1, Plaza Danau 2, 2, Jalan 3/109f, Taman Danau Desa, 58100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hour: 12-3 p.m., 5:30-10:30 p.m. (Closed on Mondays)
#2 Daorae Korean BBQ Restaurant
The OG spot for Korean BBQ in KL. In fact, Daorae is all over Malaysia, yet the quality and service remain top notch. Apart from that sizzling, fat and juicy meats, Daorae is known for their Kimchi pancakes. You’ll be surprised by the amount of side dishes they offer, they’re perfect to go with your meat. Their service is what everyone talks about, you don’t even have to grill your own meat, feast like a king.
Address: 27 & 29 Jalan 23/70 A, Sri Hartamas,, Desa Sri Hartamas, 50480 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hour: 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. 5:30-11 p.m.
#3 Gangnam 88 Restaurant
Set in Mont Kiara, Gangnam 88 seems to be the crowd’s favourite when it comes to Korean food. Their meat comes in a good portion, but their kimchi in particular, is bomb. Fresh and crunchy, the texture adds flavor when paired with your grilled meat. We recommend getting the sets if you’re coming in a pack, they’re pretty worth it.
Address: No 1-1, Jalan Solalis 3, Solaris Mont Kiara Off Jalan Kira, 50480 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hour: 11:30 a.m.-1 a.m. (Daily)
#4 Sae Ma Eul
Another OG spot when it comes to Korean BBQ in KL, Sae Ma Eul is set in a strategic location, right in Mont Kiara. Unlike other places, they’re a casual dining spot, non air-conditioned. Sae Ma Eul’s prices are pretty affordable, it’s a great spot to chill after work. Try out their spicy rice ball, it will occupy you some fun time to roll them.
Address: 1, Jalan Solaris 4, Solaris Mont Kiara, 50480 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hour: 12 p.m.-12 a.m. (Daily)
Tucked in Taipan, Hanwoori is another crowd’s favourite for authentic Korean BBQ in KL area. Many raved about their attentive service, where they’ll offer up refills of side dishes the moment you’re finishing up the last few pieces. Hanwoori may not be the cheapest, but the quality of food is above average. They serve authentic Korean food with generous portions.
Address: Jalan USJ 10/1h, Taipan Business Centre, 47620 Subang Jaya, Selangor.
Operating Hour: 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m., 6-10:30 p.m. (Daily)
#6 Palsaik Korean BBQ
If you’re looking for something different to intrigue your taste bud, try Palsaik. They have this signature dish with 8 different marination of pork, which includes curry. Palsaik is nestled under Scott Garden residence, spacious and comfortable. Sit back and relax as they’ll do the grilling.
Address: 289, Jalan Klang Lama, The Scott Garden, 58000 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hour: 11:30 a.m.-10:30 p.m. (Daily)
#7 Nak Won Korean BBQ Restaurant
Nak Won is a relatively affordable spot for Korean BBQ in KL. They offer some seafood selection for grilling if you’re not into meat. While Nak Won might not be the best in the league, they are worth a visit. Besides Korean BBQ, their Kimchi soup is packed with flavors, worth a shoutout.
Address: 7-1-1, Jalan 3/109f, Taman Danau Desa, 58100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hour: 11 a.m.-11 p.m. (Daily)
#8 Po Cha Korean BBQ
A quaint, hard-to-find Korean BBQ in KL, we recommend trying out once. Food nonetheless is great as Po Cha is run by Koreans. The staffs and owner could speak little English so be patient. Service is not the best, you only get to order once plus they have a minimum charge per person, do take note on that to avoid any unpleasant experience. We made a video just for your visual pleasure so check it out!
Address: 23, Jalan Sulaiman 1, Taman Putra Sulaiman, 68000 Ampang, Selangor.
Operating Hour: 5:30 p.m.-12 a.m. (Daily)
#9 Little Korea Restaurant
Want to feast like a true Korean? Little Korea serves up some of the best Traditional Korean food in town. While the menu is small, the ambiance and food quality are top notch. Besides the usual meat, Little Korea serves up Iberico pork, which is not a common sight. Reservations during the weekend are highly advisable.
Address: 5-3;;7-3;;9-3, Jalan Solaris 1, Solaris Mont Kiara, 50480 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hour: 11-3 p.m., 5-11 p.m. (Daily)
#10 Apple Samgyupsal
Korean BBQ lovers are no stranger to this famous Korean joint. In fact, they have been featured in one of the episodes of Ho Chiak. Apple and grilled meat? The concept is unique, and flavors, surprisingly pair well. Come in a pack so you could get the platter for better value. We suggest sticking to the Korean BBQ would do.
Address: 22, Jalan 1/109e, Taman Desa Business Park, 58100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.
Operating Hour: 5 p.m.-2 a.m. (Fri) 5 p.m.-12 a.m.
Who’s up for some Korean BBQ night? Make sure you tag your friends because good things have to be shared around! Also, tell us where are your go-to Korean BBQ in KL?