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Not worth the visit

We decided to walk around and see the sights. Lots of chinese restaurants a few russian resturants... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2017
Gordon Y
Lihue, Hawaii
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Give it a miss

There were Chinese architecture and some decorations but otherwise, there’s hardly anything else... read more

Reviewed 14 December 2018
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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14 Dec 2018
“Give it a miss”
6 Nov 2018
“Russian Town”
Choryang 2-dong, Dong-gu, Busan 601-012, South Korea
+82 51-441-3121
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Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

There were Chinese architecture and some decorations but otherwise, there’s hardly anything else. Probably better to spend time somewhere else.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank macaiwar
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

We regret coming here as the last thing to visit in Bushan. We thought it would have some nice Chinese restaurants, but at 6pm the streets are quiet and hardly any shops are open. We saw a lot more Russian shops than Chinese ones. There...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank 181billiek
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

China town was relatively small with very few things of interest. A few restaurants but mostly bars. Lots of Russian owned places and also mixed Non-Chinese restaurants. We only spent a few minutes walking around and did not even eat lunch which was our plan....More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank jfurukaw
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

Just normal china town ...nothing special ...cheap stores but low quality ...not highly recommended .

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Rashedlahha
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Busan's Chinatown is located in across the street of Busan rail station. I visited here twice last year, it was to have a different dinner party with friends. Though it is not comparable to the Chinatown in Incheon or Bangkok, it was a good experience...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank bulm77
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

We were at the train station and saw the sign “China Town” so we decided to have a look as we have enjoyed the China town areas in other countries. Big mistake, the China Town of Busan (and its nearby street called “Texas street” is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank marta6
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

I went with a large group of females friends and we were accosted by a large group of men. Luckily we got out and they did not pursue us further but it is not safe at all, especially at night. There are also a lot...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Bethany G
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

We decided to walk around and see the sights. Lots of chinese restaurants a few russian resturants and lots of skecthy bars. We saw one foot massage and decided to get one for 40,000w for one hour. It was not good plus the massage ladies...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Gordon Y
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Interesting part of Busan with many nice restaurants and displays. So many restaurants and shops to choose from. Not far from Busan station and well worth a visit if you are in the area. Visited here with my partner in July 2014 and the Chinese...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank stuartj989
Reviewed 31 May 2017

We saw the sign for China Town while we stood in the Busan Train Station Plaza, so we went. It was before lunch and there weren't many people around and some stores were not open. Nevertheless we enjoyed the old Korean architecture with Chinese flair,...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Emily A
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