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Kim's Korean Restaurant

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99 Eglin Pkwy, Uptown Station, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-4956
+1 850-244-2872
Today
11:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon 11:00 - 21:00
Tue 11:00 - 14:00
Wed - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Jackson, Tennessee
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Took two more couples to Kim's restaurant (total six of us). They've never been to Korean Restaurant before. A waitress attitude was so bad to start with. I asked a waitress that if she can bring us a separate side dish but she refused. I was very much surprised by. We all asked for separate checks but what she did... More 

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Thank Crystal C
Fort Walton Beach, Florida
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51 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

To tell you the truth - we are amazed at the fabulous review this restaurant gets. I love Korean food and eat it regularly. Kim's is OK. We went on Sunday evening. The large restaurant was basically empty. It filled up just a bit over the 45 minutes we were there. Service was quick and efficient. The restaurant was basically... More 

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Thank Rob S
Pensacola Beach, Florida
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183 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Been searching for authentic Korean cuisine in excess of 18 years and, Kim's 'nails it' !!! Excellent Ohgingo Bokkum, Bulgogi, kimchi, etc. They feature fresh nigiri, sushi, and exceptional Korean beers ! One note: please be patient....only two waitresses (extremely friendly) that do a great job. Most highly recommended !!!

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Thank PhilHarmonik
Pensacola, Florida
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92 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Service was a bit slow but the 2 waitresses had way too many table to serve. Bulgogi \, Korean baked Mackrel, bibimbob(Spelling?) mandu dumplings were all fresh and tasty. Don't be afraid to ask for more kimchi items when you empty up the small portions in the tiny bowls. Everything we have ordered so far has been worth ordering again.

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Thank Robert H
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80 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Our second trip here was terrific. They are so nice. Love the kimchi and the BEST dragon roll. If you want all the side vegetables be sure to order a dinner not a lunch box. Great value. Two of us were stuffed for $30 which included the tip. We plan to be regulars.

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Thank wherewevebeen
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37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

It's been a year since my wife and I last ate lunch here. The food is still good, but the waitresses are less than desirable. Maybe because my wife is Korean, but we're not sure. Not a large lunch crowd, but they had some to go orders. Also, I was charged an extra 50 cents in order to get a... More 

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Thank Michael R
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

There is a cluster of Korean restaurants in this part of Fort Walton, but this one stands out due to the consistently flavorful food and fast service. Go after 1 for late lunch, and there will be plenty of seating and quality of the food is still second to none. During peak hours service maybe a bit spotty, but even... More 

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Thank Ming Z
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

The service can be better, but the food makes up for it. As we enter the restaurant; the waitress was unhappy to see us. Ordering food can be complicated, because she dislike answering your questions about the menu.

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Fort Walton Beach, Florida
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016

love this place! were eating brunch in this place cant help but to get another extra rice for our kalbi and bulgogi.. i love all the sides food specially the sprouts and fishcake! very attentive waitress too!

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Thank bluesky a
Fort Walton Beach, Florida
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36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

Love the food but the service leaves a lot to be desired. Been in on several occasions and they always seem to be severely short staffed. Don't try going in during your lunch hour unless your lunch hour is actually more than an hour. :(

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Sushi, Asian, Korean, Japanese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 Eglin Pkwy, Uptown Station, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-4956
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Fort Walton Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-244-2872

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?