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BenJia Korean Restaurant

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Overseas Chinese Town
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Nanshan District Baishi Road East 8, Huaqiaocheng Huanlehaian Qushuiwan 11 Building 2 Floor, Shenzhen, China
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+86 755 8654 1158
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Hong Kong, China
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great Korean restaurant with an abundance of vegetables and a varied menu. The staff are friendly and we had a great time.

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Thank BoxerHK
Huntingdon, United Kingdom
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683 reviews
263 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 562 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Service here could most charitably be described as "odd". We struggled for about 30 minutes to get any attention and only stayed because we really wanted Korean BBQ. I don't know whether we needed WeChat to hail the waiter (there is a WR code on the menu) but something went horribly wrong. When we did get an order, we got... More 

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Thank masaccio
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We went to benjia as a group of 4 at 9pm, the food was good and prices mod to high (100 rmb for meat and 70 rmb for cooked entrees). Before we even got halfway through our meal we were asked to pay. I wasn't expecting such poor service given the pricepoint and internationally reclaimed chef restaurant. Given the many... More 

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Thank Sharon l
Sydney, Australia
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

As a Korean myself, I'd say this is a quite authentic Korean restaurant in Shenzhen. Strongly recommend the high quality beef for barbeque (don't remember the exact name, but it's 175rmb/serving). The cabbage, carrots and other vegetable the restaurant serves came in a long plate, and they were very fresh as well. I like the ginseng chicken soup as well... More 

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Shanghai, China
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

its located in a very nice area, long waiting line. we waited for 40 mins, but its really worth it. not sure if they have a Korean chef or not. everything are so yummy. we drank lot of soju as well. service are amazing. waiting long time for fapiao too. understandable, busy restaurant is always like this. but the food... More 

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Thank Lilian1984
Shenzhen, China
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

Benjia used to be my favorite korean in town. In the beginning it was absolutely amazing. But things have changed. Even the side dishes taste soso, except for the salad with great sesame dressing. The kimchi has no taste. The dishes are still kind of ok, but not worth the extra money you pay compared to other koreans. There is... More 

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Thank Shenghong L
Bay of Plenty Region, New Zealand
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42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2015

When your wife is Korean you know you have to try to find the best Korean restaurant in any new area. We found this restaurant using TripAdvisor and we must say it was worth doing the research and taking a 20-minute taxi ride. After some searching we finally found the restaurant. It is a little bit difficult to find because... More 

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Thank Joshua R
Locust Valley, New York
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60 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2015

If you are looking to get your Korean BBQ fix, Benjia is the place you need to go. It is located in Huanlehaian, so you will need to take a taxi to get there. It the place that has the IMAX movie theater and the water laser shows. There are tons of restaurant, bar, and club options here, so if... More 

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Thank SZclarson
East Berkshire, Vermont
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304 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2015

Our good friends from Korea invited us to dinner at Benjia. We enjoyed a fabulous meal! We avoided a long wait by arriving early. If we arrived latter than 5:30 the queue may have been an hour or more. Some very nice Korean artifacts in the lobby area. The restaurant was clean and the staff were very helpful. Enjoyed having... More 

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Thank RobertTower
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70 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2015 via mobile

Both times with friends, both times very delicious! Large portions of different vegetables included. Just try a bit of everything, from beef, to soup, to vermicelli, you won't regret it!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Korean, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nanshan District Baishi Road East 8, Huaqiaocheng Huanlehaian Qushuiwan 11 Building 2 Floor, Shenzhen, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Guangdong  >  Shenzhen>  > Overseas Chinese Town
  • Neighbourhood: Overseas Chinese Town
  • Phone Number: +86 755 8654 1158

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