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So Gong Dong Tofu House

) #77 of 249 Restaurants in Palo Alto ££ - £££ Asian, Korean
4127 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306-4004
+1 650-424-8805
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good55%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“tofu soup” (7 reviews)
“bibimbap” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Korean
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
4127 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306-4004
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1 - 10 of 47 reviews

Reviewed 2 April 2017

Nice place for Korean food. Of course there are multiple options if you eat meat / fish. But they also have many options for vegetarians.

Thank TJ_Pune
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This was the first time I visited a Korean restaurant. The hotel was located close to our hotel we were staying during our business trip. We had a friend who was an expert of Koran cuisine, so he advised the dishes. Everything we tested was...More

Thank Aram K
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Unexpectedly good food in a relatively busy whole-in-the-wall establishment. It was pretty crowded at about 1, and we waited for about 20 minutes for a seat. However, the food was great. Definitely worth the wait. All entrees come with about 6 small plates with a...More

Thank JosLoo
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

I've been going to Tofu House for 10 years. The food is good and but the restaurant is dirty. They need to clean it better especially since they raised their prices on their dishes over the years.

Thank ThePlumber2015
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Was first recommended this place by a pretentious, snobby foodie friend who happened to be Korean and turned up his nose at most places in the peninsula. Tofu House, according to him, was the only place worth eating at, apart from some Mongolian barbecue place...More

Thank 31,415,927
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

It was my first time trying Korean tofu, and I enjoyed this restaurant a lot. The concept is soft tofu in a clay pot with choices of various meats or dumplings, or other add-ins. It gets served with a raw egg that's supposed to get...More

Thank AHW676
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

I went here while my son went to Subway. Tried the tofu with veggies and ramen. It was good but I would like to go back and try a few more dishes.

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

This has been a family favourite for its vegetarian selection. Tonight the scales fell from our eyes. We were told the kimchi has shrimp and the miso soup with the order of "vegetarian bibimbap " has fish. Begs the question of what's in the broth...More

Thank Vibha R
Reviewed 22 June 2016

We ordered the soft noodle tofu soup and the vegetarian bibimpap. I loved all the extra items they serve at the table - greens, sweet potato, glass noodles, kimchi and cucumbers were of the right portions and tasted great. I would definitely visit again when...More

Thank Janani V
Reviewed 13 June 2016

I wanted to like this place. It's got a long line going. The car park is always full. And it's in the heart of multicultural Palo Alto. The food looks good, and the menu quite comprehensive. Sadly, except for the Kalbi (which was competent if...More

Thank James W
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12 February 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:30
Thursday
11:30 - 21:30
Friday
11:30 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4127 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306-4004
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Palo Alto
  • Phone Number: +1 650-424-8805
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