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Gaon

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#8,905 of 18,173 Restaurants in London}
££ - £££Asian, Korean
160 Old Brompton Road, London SW5 0BA, England
+44 20 7373 0313
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
19 Jul 2016
“In my top ten favourite restaurants of all time”
28 Feb 2016
“Authentic Korean food.”
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Asian, Korean
PRICE
££ - £££
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160 Old Brompton Road, London SW5 0BA, England
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Reviewed 19 July 2016

My husband and I love Gaon and we would say it's in our top ten list of all-time favourite restaurants ever. We've been at least 10 times. We're slightly concerned though, as it hasn't been open for a while. Are they remodelling, I wonder? It's...More

Thank kbaylii
Reviewed 28 February 2016

Excellent food and service. We went with our three children, early in the evening twice. We had the japchae, bibimbap, and bulgogi. We also had the kimchi pancake, kimchi, and vegetarian dumplings as a starter. All were outstanding. The staff were fantastic and patient. Wonderful...More

Thank Olivia V
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Two of us ate here whilst staying at a local hotel. We chose the set menu at £35 per person and a bottle of French Sauvignon Blanc at £22. Our order was taken but the waitress came back to say that they had run out...More

Thank Paul J
Reviewed 17 February 2016

If a restaurant is understaffed, I can understand there may be longer waiting times. However, there was no apology from the staff for the lack of service. We had to inform the waitress we were ready to order (they didn't even ask us what we...More

Thank LeckyTaylor
Reviewed 7 February 2016

Just left the restaurant and counldn't wait to comment. I had the Chef's menu, which was about 8 small tasting courses. Everything was beautifully presented and the taste, doneness and textures couldn't have been better. Definitely worth a repeat visit for me. The service was...More

Thank DRT1404
Reviewed 14 November 2015

Nice food with a little barbecue for the table We had two degustation menu at 50 pound well one is enough to for two to share with an additional dish.

Thank Valerie A
Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

the restaurant is located in a very accessible area of London, the food is extremely good however can be expensive if you get something grand. Thee atmosphere is very enjoyable and is perfect for families, couples and business meetings. The only downside is the slow...More

Thank M L
Reviewed 28 October 2015

Luscious textures, tastes and presentations. A new age Korean restaurant with the juiciest Galbi, tastiest Chopshe ( excuse my spelling of this exquisite dish), the crispest chilli chicken and the sweetest Korean pancake. The last star is sadly amiss as it is very slightly lacking...More

Thank Natalie K
Reviewed 5 October 2015

I have been to different Korean restaurants in London, Gaon is unfortunately a really bad one I have to say. The portion is very small, and the ingredients are not as fresh, not to mention how expensive it is!!!! Any other korean restaurants are far...More

1  Thank dfs s
Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed my recent visit here. We had a couple of light starters and then I took the barbecue pork belly and my wife the barbecue chicken. Both were superb and as we are trying to ease up on carbs very excited to eat with...More

Thank abafcb1969
Nearby
South Kensington
With its ivied mews, row upon row of Poppins-esque
white washed mansions, and placid garden squares, it's
easy to see the charms of South Kensington. And with
superb access to Hyde Park, Holland Park and
Kensington Gardens, as well as the largely
child-friendly and mostly free Museum Quarter (not to
mention more major attractions like Royal Albert Hall)
such charms are easy to make the most of. As welcoming
...More
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  • Food
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  • Value
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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 160 Old Brompton Road, London SW5 0BA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > South Kensington
  • Neighbourhood: South Kensington
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7373 0313
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