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Review of Yummy Korean BBQ

Yummy Korean BBQ
Ranked #297 of 2,357 Restaurants in Honolulu
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Korean, Barbecue, Asian
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Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Guam, Mariana Islands
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185 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 282 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2013

Traveling alone on business, didn't want a big fuss for dinner after my flight from Chicago. I had heard about a Japanese noodle bar nearby, and found about 50 people in line.

Headed back to the food court behind my Beachcomber hotel, and saw the biggest crowd near Yummy Korean. I've always been partial to Korean food, finding it less oily than Chinese.

Ordered a take-out with several different items, along with a choice of six different side dishes. Korean cuisine is big on the sides, so choose with care! And at least one will be kimchi, the spicy cabbage.

The BBQ'd meats were marinated, and all came out delicious. And the price (about $10) made the meal a real deal.

Experienced travellers know that Asian food courts, unlike their US shopping center counterparts, are the home of quality and economical meals. This is apparently true in Hawaii as well.

Visited December 2013
Thank JimmyMc
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Korean first
  • Any
English first
Level Contributor
44 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“Great Korean BBQ”
Reviewed 20 July 2013

OMG, I have not tasted a great Korean BBQ food like this. Awesome with great price. There were lots of people in line that was why I chose to eat there. Highly recommended. You won't be disappointed.

Visited July 2013
Thank Hn_Ng
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Amazing BBQ for very reasonable prices.”
Reviewed 2 July 2013 via mobile

I have been coming here for years and the quality of food has not changed at all. Very good and cheap BBQ- you won't spend more than $12-$15.00 and the servings are huge. At least 2 maybe 3 people could share. I always go for the spicy chicken which is awesome.

If you are looking for a great, quick and cheap meal you can't go past this place in the International market place.

Visited June 2013
Thank Puff328
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Tucson, Arizona
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171 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
“When in doubt”
Reviewed 24 June 2013

When surrounded by too many choices at food courts, go with Yummy! Though a chain, the food served is always dependable and affordable.

Visited May 2013
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Canberra, Australia
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Awesome value”
Reviewed 22 June 2013

Make sure you seek this place out in the International Food Court. The storefront doesn't look like much, but the meals are made to order and are huge with 4 choices of vegetables. My husband never likes to share, but was quite happy sharing one of these meals. Awesome value (especially in an expensive place like Waikiki) at around $13 a meal.

We ate here the first night and then came back every night after that.

  • Visited June 2013
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