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Shilla Korean BBQ

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517 S. Weller St., Seattle, WA 98104
+1 206-381-1207
Today
11:30 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 - 21:30
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Seattle, Washington
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1,205 reviews
865 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 338 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Five of us were visiting Uwajimaya in the International District and decided to eat lunch in the food court. We ordered BiBimBap and shared it. Really tasty and terrific price! So good, there was plenty for everyone.

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Thank misopiso88
Tampa, Florida
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52 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015

Sushi is not traditional and I personally had a questionable plate which a couple pieces had a fishy smell to it. The Korean food is great here though and I have not had a bad meal other than the sushi.

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Thank Brian H
Atlanta, Georgia
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90 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2015

Shill's was just across the street from my hotel. Traveling alone and really tired, I wasn't in the mood to be adventuresome, so just a 200 foot walk brought me to Shilla's. The exterior and interior could use some updating. Service was OK, they weren't overly attentive, but it did seem a little long to wait after being seated for... More 

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Thank WSU1986
St. George, Utah
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272 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015

We visited the location in the food court of Uwajimaya in the International District. Having lived in Korea for two years we miss finding and eating good Korean food. We don't have any near where we live. This is just one of the many vendors in the Food Court. However, the food was very authentic Korean and it was very... More 

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Thank davenmanja
Arizona
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420 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2015

You can cook right on the table if you wish and it looked good. We did not do that. We ordered the hot stone bibimbap which was good its a rice mixture and gets crunchy on the bottom. We also ordered the premium bento box which was also good but a little over priced and not outstanding. The food was... More 

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Thank UKVISIT
Saratoga Springs, Utah
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

I went here against the recommendation of a coworker. I don't know why he wouldn't love this place! The gentleman at the counter (I'm guessing he's the owner) was super friendly to everyone and recognized most of the customers and remembered their names. I ordered the bibimbap with the kalbi (ribs), which probably wasn't the greatest choice (bones), but the... More 

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Thank durachok74
Seattle, United States
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2015

We used to come to this restaurant because our favorite waitress worked here, and although she has since returned to Japan, we continue to enjoy the Korean BBQ (Bulgogi) cooked at your table. It is outstanding. I especially like the pork which is spicy and wonderful. Their kimchee is also fresh and spicy. Best of all, they have great sake... More 

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Thank Frances L
Indianola, Iowa
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73 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2015

I visited the location in the food court of Uwajimaya in the International District. Bebimbap is Korean comfort food, and is vegetables, rice, and noodles with a fried egg on top, cooked in a stone bowl and stirred together with spicy sauce. The order-taker was very friendly, and told me how to eat the bebimbap so that I could enjoy... More 

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Thank luv2snkl
Seattle, WA USA
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40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2014

Went with friends and this is really good, but was also pretty $$. It was fun to cook your own food and good to gather with friends.

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Thank mzkatt
Portland, Oregon
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2014

I really enjoyed this restaurant. I usually order Bulgogi when I go to Korean restaurants. This one lived up to my expectations. Our meals came with several interesting sides. I had to ask the server what they were but he was very forthcoming with information.

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Thank Ursula R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Japanese, Asian, Korean, Fast food, Barbecue, Sushi
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 517 S. Weller St., Seattle, WA 98104
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 206-381-1207

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?