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Meju Korean Kitchen & Bar

243 Elm St, Somerville, MA 02144-2934
+1 617-764-3053
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good49%
  • Average26%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“spicy pork” (5 reviews)
“bibimbap” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Asian, Korean, Fusion
$$ - $$$
243 Elm St, Somerville, MA 02144-2934
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Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

Nice place, very friendly and attentive service. Tempting menu, deep fried korean chicken with garlic chili soy sauce was pretty good, even better if hotter and spicier. Kimchi stew with pork was good.

Thank norvagabond
Reviewed April 24, 2018

We ordered a bunch of small plates and shared and really I loved them all. The pork belly was a star for sure.

Thank mjacobs
Reviewed December 16, 2017 via mobile

We arrived at around 5pm on a Saturday evening.We were seated promptly.The server was very nice but seemed inexperienced.Or perhaps it was the strange way the food came out of the kitchen.We ordered 3 apps.One order of kimchi pork Mandu (dumplings),one order of of steamed...More

Thank ECD111
Reviewed October 26, 2017

We sat at the bar and two of us shared 4 tapas style items- the spicy pork barbecue steamed buns, roasted mushrooms, scallion pancakes, and pumpkin croquette. All of our food was served piping hot, which is always a good start as far as I'm...More

Thank Carol V
Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

We stopped for dinner at Davis Square. We loved the ambiance and the excellent service. The food presentation was appealing. So far Mejia was 5 stars. But, The (major) issue was that the chef needs to learn how to use spices. The silken tofu mousse...More

Thank EarlDGrt
Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

We dropped by when we were looking for a quick lunch. We really enjoyed it. The food was very good and the service was quick and friendly. We would definitely recommend this as a solid lunch spot. And don't worry if you have never had...More

Thank Happado
Reviewed August 8, 2017

A business associate suggested a lunch here. Normally I am not a huge fan of Korean bbq, but having tasted sensational food in Seul, I am always looking to be pleasantly surprised. The place is very attractive, with clean lines and modern decor. The lunch...More

1  Thank NYCandCT
Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

Great find in Davis Square. We went for a date night to this newer Korean restaurant right next to the Burren. Atmosphere was very nice, dim lights, tasteful decor. Tables were a bit too close by the wall, my only complaint. We had the beef...More

1  Thank duckiek
Reviewed June 16, 2017

I'm generally not a fan of Korean food, but this was really good. The scallion pancakes were some of the best I've ever had, and the spicy pork plate was delicious!

1  Thank DonJM
Reviewed June 5, 2017

Visited Meju for dinner based on some recommendations from friends and was not disappointed. It was one of the better Korean meals I've had in Boston. In terms of appetizers, we shared the scallion pancakes and the wings, both of which were very good. For...More

Thank Christopher W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 243 Elm St, Somerville, MA 02144-2934
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Somerville
  • Phone Number: +1 617-764-3053
  • E-mail
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