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Road to Seoul

1230 S Western Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90006-3108
+1 323-731-9292
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Barbecue, Asian, Korean, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1230 S Western Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90006-3108
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Very very busy place on a Saturday night, although wait is not too long. A typical korean all you can eat BBQ for westerners. If you love meat, this is the place to go for great value. You grill the food yourself, but someone will...More

Thank L H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here for dinner to celebrate a friend's birthday. The restaurant is a typical Korean barbeque with a griddle in the middle of the table to cook the food. They offer all you can eat meat. There were a lot of choices of meat...More

Thank Fred1021
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

we came here on the advice of my cousin...the place was jammed packed...but the wait was not too bad...we called ahead and they put our name down on the wait-list...there are 3 different options for the AYCE...we were told to order the most expensive option...More

Thank MRD2005
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

thirteen of us ate a Road to Seoul in LA. The place was packed but we had no trouble ordering, and reordering, and reordering raw meat and raw fish to cook on our grill. Staff was very accommodating. I just wish they offered more sauces...More

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

The food is mediocre and the service is absolutely the worst out of all the restaurants I dined over the past two weeks while on vacation in Southern California. I use to dine at this in my college days but I guess my expectation has...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Our son told us we must eat Korean BBQ while in town, so he introduced us to Road to Seoul. We loved it. It's a very festive place, quite loud but fun. I think week nights might be a little less festive, if noise bothers...More

Thank Cloverleaf3218
Reviewed 7 March 2017

This is a good choice for a big group or a smaller group of very hungry people! Big portions of marinated meat with some salad and sides. You grill the meat on the bbq in the centre of your table - it's really good. The...More

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 22 February 2017

I went recently to Road to Seoul while we were visiting LA and we wanted to try a new AYCE Korean BBQ place from ones we had tried in the past. The menu options at Road to Seoul are amazing- the quality of the food...More

Thank Leah S
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Because of language barrier we didn't know we could have had shrimp. But still, plenty of beef & chicken was presented. There is a BBQ grill at every table so you cook your own beef, chicken, fish, shrimp, lobster, Select from 4 different menu options....More

Thank AAHou
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Outstanding & delicious dinner. The servers were fast, quality high, we had so many choices to eat. We tried like 8 different choices. Each of us purchased the three meat option and enjoyed each one. Price was extremely reasonable for the amount of food you...More

Thank tdolly2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1230 S Western Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90006-3108
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: +1 323-731-9292
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