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Kimchi Korean Restaurant

) #39 of 186 Restaurants in State College ££ - £££ Asian, Korean
1100 N Atherton St, State College, PA 16803-2926
+1 814-237-2096
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good42%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Asian, Korean
££ - £££
1100 N Atherton St, State College, PA 16803-2926
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Really great selection of dishes. Spice can be adjusted accordingly. Kimchi and other pickles were tasty and varied. Wait staff had her act together. Ginger tea hit the spot.

1  Thank docrock2014
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Had an excellent lunch at Kimchi-teriyaki salmon. My mom had the beef lunch box which was also delicious. The service was excellent! Atmosphere is simple but the food is excellent!

1  Thank margaretryand
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Their Galbi Tang is the best but it costs 16.99 which is pretty pricy. The food other than that is pretty good but also above 14 dollars. Good restaurant for family and friends. The things is that they don't have a table for more than...More

Thank Lin G
Reviewed 22 January 2017

My husband and I were greeted with smiles. We really felt like the we're happy to see us. I loved the snapchat I had. They have good linchpin as well. We will be going back.

2  Thank Karen R
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This was one of several visits to Kimchi. I try to taste a different dish each time I go. I have not been disappointed. The cabbage soups are wonderful. I love the lunches best, especially the lunch boxes. Enough to satisfy your hunger with nothing...More

1  Thank Susan354
Reviewed 1 November 2016

This looks like a fast food place that was converted to a Korean restaurant. There is little atmosphere and the loud techno-pop music is not my style but the young college students obviously like it and since that's the customer base, I get it. This...More

1  Thank Bicycletraveler2014
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

The food is delicious and kind of authentic. I think I have said this already. The problem with this restaurant are the sassy waitresses they hire. Not long ago, the waitress followed to my car to ask me if I liked the service. I said...More

Thank Salua K
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Not my favorite place, as I'm just not a really big fan of Korean food, but this is my daughter's top restaurant. I often get the Woo Tang for lunch or Vegetable Spicy Udong for dinner, and she usually gets the Tofu Gopdol. The food...More

1  Thank orion7be
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Service is very slow. We had to wait one hour to be served. The restaurant is full of Korean students, about 20-25 years old, definitely not a place for families, very chaotic, not clean. I ordered a teriyaki salmon which was overcooked, but besides that...More

1  Thank Novella B
Reviewed 2 August 2016

We have eaten a lot of Korean food in Hawaii and other big cities. This was pretty good food for the middle of Pennsylvania. We ordered the kimchi dumplings because we have never seen that on a menu before. My husband thought they looked like...More

Thank CKT808
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1100 N Atherton St, State College, PA 16803-2926
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  State College
  • Phone Number: +1 814-237-2096
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