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Soon's Tofu and Korean BBQ

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1062 Foster City Blvd, Foster City, CA 94404-2301
+1 650-286-0860
11:00 - 22:00
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Mountain View, California
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68 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

The food here is tasty and the quality and quantities are adequate. It's just that the price is high enough not to be considered much of a value. Three of us ate well but for $25 each without even ordering any drinks it was pricey. Mind you, we are used to Santa Clara Koreatown where there are many choices from... More 

Thank KrisRod
1 review
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Service was great. Food was super fast and very tasty. The Korean Sake followed by the spicy cucumbers is a great combination.

Thank Paul C
Singapore, Singapore
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4 reviews
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

I've been here many times and all I can say is that this place is one of my favourite Korean places in the US. LOTS of side dishes and the boss is super friendly. Food is great. I recommend the beef bulgolgi, ginseng chicken and the kimchi jigae (soup). Usually crowded but you probably don't need to get a reservation... More 

Thank kellylby
South Korea
1 review
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

First of all, their foods, and services are perfect. We ate spicy pork, and it was fantastic, and we we bought their mocci, and I loved it.

Thank Sanghyun K
Chesterfield, MO
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Great location and good food. The variety offered was plentful and the food was good. I had the Bibimbap. It was a huge portion. The service was also very attentive. The only minor negative is that they do not accept Amex which I use when for business trips.

Thank whoop1995
Chicago, Illinois
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2016

We are new to the area and are out exploring and trying new cuisine. Soon's Tofu and Korean BBQ has made it to our list of favorites. We've been there twice already and can't wait to go back again. Their banchan is decent not extensive like some other places we've been to, but every single item in the banchan was... More 

Thank Poorna K
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2015 via mobile

We ate here every time we visited family in Foster City and sometimes when driving up thec101. Really good food and friendly staff.

Thank mikeT-LA
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 December 2014

I like Korean food and was staying in Foster City for some time and couldn't go too far. Service is decent but food is just OK. It tastes watered down, too sweet. I've tried a variety of food over the period: grilled ribs, cold buckwheat noodle, spicy rice cake , sauteed squid, and of course, soft tofu stew. Over and... More 

1 Thank TTLS2013
Belmont, California
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52 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2014 via mobile

Just visited this place and I had a sticker shock. Compare to the Korean restaurant in Marina center in foster city where both restaurants have similar settings and the quality of food is similar. But this place is pricier. Compare to Kaya in Belmont, the setting of this place is not as nice and food quality is not as good.... More 

Thank Winnie W
Santa Cruz, CA
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159 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2014

My wife and I were shopping at 99 Ranch Market, and noted the Soon's next door. It was only 11 am, so we grabbed a table in front of Starbucks and read our books. By 11:30, the restaurant was beginning to fill up with lunchtime customers, so we headed in. It's a big open space, plenty of space between tables,... More 

Thank JimBrown

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Asian, Korean, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1062 Foster City Blvd, Foster City, CA 94404-2301
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Foster City
  • Phone Number: +1 650-286-0860
Worth listing for other travelelrs in vicinity. Excellent dishes.

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