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Faro Korean Traditional Grill

5 Lorne Street, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-379 4040
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Barbecue, Asian, Korean, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5 Lorne Street, Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited the Lorne Street branch with another couple and we had the Korean Grill option with Faro's Table Set Special. We got to choose our protein options and it came with a bunch of different sides. Great option to try a variety of dishes. They...More

1  Thank Heather M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food, great service and great atmosphere, we highly recommended this restaurant and will be back.

Thank Danzell1111
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been here (Lorne Street Branch) a couple of times and it was great both times. We had the Korean Grill option with Faro's Table Set Special. So that has a choice from 10 types of meat, and a bunch of different sides. Strongly advise to...More

Thank Surewhynott
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend for a fun byo with friends. You can order your meet and cook at the table. Kitchen closes quite early so don’t plan on a dinner after 8.30.

Thank AndrewDNZ
Reviewed April 7, 2018

Food was great, service really good. Great Korean food experience. The food is pretty authentic if you are looking for a true Korean style meal.

Thank David S
Reviewed February 13, 2018 via mobile

We went with my very elderly parents. We had the set for 4 - what a feast! Our waiter was really nice - friendly and helpful.

Thank Kiwi_on_Hols
Reviewed February 10, 2018

Imagine no red peppers In your jiggae stew No heat to warm you And little garlic too Imagine lots of sugar in the kalbi jim Imagine there's no spices It should be hard to do Nothing to savor food for And no scallions too Imagine...More

Thank Midwest-JJ
Reviewed January 30, 2018 via mobile

We visited this restaurant with a couple of friends based on the reviews we had read here. I have to admit that most of the good opinions are well deserved. The place is actually a really nice venue, a mixture of casualness and elegance without...More

Thank Guillermo M
Reviewed December 9, 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, for reasonable prices. Large portions. The service, although very friendly, could have been more attentive.

Thank Tabatha1998
Reviewed October 28, 2017

Nice place awesome food. We took $87 BBQ for two and we were amazed by the items that we were served total money back experience. The food was excellent quality. A definite recommendation for tasty food on a budget.

1  Thank sambuttons333
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Lorne Street, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-379 4040
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