We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Reserve a table
Mon., 09-27

Ratings and reviews



Steakhouse, Asian, Korean, Barbecue
Reservations, Seating, Table Service
Reviews (15)
Filter reviews
15 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Traveller rating
See what travellers are saying:
Selected filters
Updating list...
Reviewed February 10, 2020

We were looking forward to our “premium beef combo” dinner. Unfortunately, the meal was, at best, average. The portions fairly small. The meat was good. The service was less than good. The washroom was disgusting.

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 5, 2020

Great Korean BBQ here. Extensive menu, food is good and delicious. Not a big fan of the sashimi here that came with the set menu but everything else was good. Service was okay though, food came out fast but they were not too attentive however...it seemed like there was only one staff on the floor today. Overall good experience, I would come back again!More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed October 26, 2019 via mobile

My wife and I came to try their Groupon Combo option. Very good. The meats were very good quality. It was nice that it comes with a good amount of pork jowl. Delicious. Actually quite a bit of food for 2. We ended up packing...most of the japchae noodles. Their draft beer and soju drinks are very well priced. Service was also much better this time.More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed September 22, 2019

Group of five people. The floor staff is totally disorganized and even with a reservation there was a 15 minute delay in being seated, tables were empty but not cleared. Then it gets worse - no one came to the table for over 20 minutes...to even just acknowledge that we were in the restaurant. There was absolutely no way to get the attention of any server on the floor. Another table of five was seated directly behind us about five minutes after we had been seated and as they experienced the same lack of service they got up and left (just minutes before we managed to flag down a server). Even when someone managed to flag down a server, they mumbled that they would be right back and then disappeared for another eight minutes. She started to take our order when a young man came over and took over the ordering process. We placed our food order and five minutes later the first female server came back over to the table and told us that he had lost the order and please, could we repeat the order to her. Four people at the table ordered the Premium A BBQ package and one ordered the Bibimbap with soy beef. Everything delivered at a snail's pace, the rice was a joke, the rice in the BBQ package was ice-cold (an unpleasant experience), the soup highly overly salted and there were many very tough cuts of beef in the Premium A package. The same strange delivery style once again as the Bibimbap was delivered late after the people who had ordered the BBQ package were almost half way through their meal. The rice in the Bibimbap was ice cold and had the same exact texture as when one puts leftover cooked rice into the refrigerator overnight and then tries to serve it without any attempt to warm before service. Highly disappointed in the service and as to the food - it was certainly not up to par. Definitely will not return and would not recommend. Also dirty washrooms, needs a thorough cleaning.More

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed September 7, 2019 via mobile

My family has not been here for a couple of years, last time it was Koreana. We decided to try their Premium Beef Combo B. Overall impression is a good amount of beef for 4 people. However, we did find that some of the beef...was a bit tough, especially the prime rib. A good deal with Groupon though. One complaint is that service is pretty much none existent (there's a lady running the kitchen and a single guy waiting on tables). The other complaint is the restaurant really needs a deep clean. The washrooms are dirty. The tables are oily and the floors are all sticky, as this had been a Korean BBQ restaurant for more than a decade.More

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed June 22, 2019

The food was excellent, well marinated and tasty. However, the service was absolutely terrible. Both servers had disgusting dirty clothing. Not appealing

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed June 4, 2019

The best Korean BBQ!!! I love Korean food but my family didn’t and it has converted them completely. The meat, the soups, the seafood pancakes - never got disappointed.

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed May 24, 2019 via mobile

It was a amazing dinner yesterday.  We had beef short rib and intestine for BBQ.  Fantastic experience having really soft meats and intestines. Also great music there. I...

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed January 15, 2019

hwaro breakfast was owesome. it comes with bacon, sausage, hash brown, fruits any kind of eggs and kimchi. they also have fusion menu for breakfast. classic with some egg benny and etc.

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed December 10, 2018

Went with a family group on a Saturday night. To begin it was our 1st time. Had to keep our coats on entire time as it was freezing inside. Next we were served cold tea. We had a good amount of good food brought our...way for the Barbeque. We really enjoyed the selection. Service was mixed and a lack of training and organisation was apparent. Also, they were short staffed. However some staff were running to serve customers and I commend that. Waited a very long time for our menus and follow up. Overall it has potential but it missed the mark when we attended.More

Date of visit: December 2018
View more reviews
Best nearby
Best nearby hotelsSee all
Poco Inn & Suites Hotel
395 reviews
3.15 km away
SureStay Plus Hotel By Best Western Coquitlam
520 reviews
7.84 km away
Executive Plaza Hotel Metro Vancouver
472 reviews
8.07 km away
Best Western Plus Pitt Meadows Inn & Suites
597 reviews
9.28 km away
Best nearby restaurantsSee all
The Keg Steakhouse + Bar - Coquitlam
247 reviews
.19 km away
Chada Thai Fine Cuisine
94 reviews
.24 km away
Kam Ding Seafood Restaurant
39 reviews
.21 km away
Grand Palace
47 reviews
.08 km away
Best nearby attractionsSee all
Town Centre Park
142 reviews
1.46 km away
Lafarge Lake
86 reviews
1.29 km away
City Centre Aquatic Complex
19 reviews
.76 km away
Evergreen Cultural Centre
41 reviews
.67 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Hwaro Korean Steak House & Raw Bar staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing
Frequently Asked Questions about Hwaro Korean Steak House & Raw Bar

Hwaro Korean Steak House & Raw Bar is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 3
  • Value: 3.5