Review Hansik Korean Restaurant, 205 Hougang St 21, Singapore

Review Hansik Korean Restaurant - Singapore 205 Hougang St 21

“Crowded to dine in for saturday dinner. The foods is good, but seafood pancake taste very light. I like their side dishes and is refillable” or “Standard of food has remained good for very long! Some items on the menu is quite overpriced but some is worth more than its cost! Choose wisely!” It is one of the few customer evaluation comments about Hansik Korean Restaurant. Let’s read more of this article on to find out if Hansik Korean Restaurant is quality.

Introduction about Hansik Korean Restaurant

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Background Info

  • Phone: 62882448 (+65 62882448)
  • Address: 205 Hougang St 21, #02-02, Singapore
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Detailed information of Hansik Korean Restaurant

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Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday: 11 AM to 3 PM.

Tuesday: Closed.


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Is Hansik Korean Restaurant good?

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“Delicious!! Love the chicken that they cook for you and give on a hot plate. Pricy but portions are quite big. Good for sharing. A gem in the heartlands”

“Love this place, sadly very small and very busy during peak hours, thier banchan aka side dishes is so good! The teokbukki very nice too. Staff are polite”

“Crowded to dine in for saturday dinner. The foods is good, but seafood pancake taste very light. I like their side dishes and is refillable”

“Standard of food has remained good for very long! Some items on the menu is quite overpriced but some is worth more than its cost! Choose wisely!”

“Food is of quality. This Restaurant has been around for almost a decade. The kimchi soup and the side dishes are really good.”

“Nice food and generous side dishes. Like the konjac noodles with mayo side dish - very chewy! Enjoyed the cold noodles too. Lunch prices are value-for-money. Go early as it can get crowded.”

“Simply loved their side dishes. I love their promotional Lunch set is v valve for money. Their ginseng chicken soup is so good. Crave for it since I m not feeling well Hightly recommended”

“I came during lunch and had the ja jung myun. It was really tasty! Free flow of side dishes and barley tea made the meal pretty worth it. Definitely check this place out if you're in the area.”

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Review Review Hansik Korean Restaurant, 205 Hougang St 21, Singapore

There is a total 207 reviews

4.2 / 5




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    Christina Abc

    This place probably has one of the best naengmyeon in Singapore.
    I’m an avid amateur of this cool buckwheat noodles korean dish and have tried a few in SG.
    So far, they have one of the best broth, with the right tangyness and perfect amount of ingredients with fresh and crunchy korean pears.

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    Price is on a high side considering the portion but their soy bean soup and ginseng chicken are so good that I keep going back for more. They are very generous with side dishes too. Sadly the barley is no longer free. Kimchi soup has a different taste than what other restaurants offer and my bf loves it.
    Reccomend: soy bean paste soup, ginseng chicken, spicy beef soup, seafood pancake

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    Monika Velin

    Decided to try this Korean restaurant out in Heartland Mall since there isn’t many Korean food sold around Hougang-Kovan area. The weekdays lunch set was amazing in terms of price, taste and the value. Spicy pork squid hotplate set ($12.80++) comes with rice, banchan (Korean small dishes) and barley tea!!! My fav small dishes would be the kimchi, potato salad and the mushrooms. Meanwhile the spicy pork was very juicy, soft and flavorful! On top of that you can refill the banchan as much as you want. Service was excellent too. Overall, great experience and would definitely go back again since I live nearby.

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    Visited the restaurant during dinner. There was a crowd but since the queue was reasonable, the waiting time to get a table was quite reasonable too.
    The sides were served first, and it was amazing that the the sides were refillable. The kimchi stew was quite huge and the soup was refillable too! The seafood pancake was really delicious and it was packed with flavour.
    Overall, a great dining experience with friendly staff!

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    Wish Zhang

    Average taste and the price doesn’t match the portion given.

    Really hate the part they cook bbq in the dining area yet there is no proper ventilation (unlike the other Korean restaurant would have the pipes suck the greasy smoke out). My family ended up “eating” more smoke than food specially since we didn’t even order bbq ourselves but the staff was cooking at this temporary looking station right next to us.

    Won’t return in the future.

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    Benjamin Cheng Yong

    Simply one of the best Korean resturant around the area

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    Charlie Chua

    The food is good. But the price increase abit …… Kimchi jjigae is now $22 for 1portion and steamed egg at $17

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    Kelly Chong

    Given their location and portion size, it’s expensive!

    The side dishes were disappointing, kimchi is not well marinated. It’s very bland and tasteless.

    Ordered the bbq meat – green tea pork belly! Interesting & refreshing!

    Unfortunately I won’t be back. There are plenty better options elsewhere.

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    Winnie O

    Edit: Reducing my 5 star review to a 4 star one as the restaurant is now charging for each glass of tap water. Once complimentary, the barley teas are now also chargeable.

    Reasonable prices and tasty kimchi fried rice and pork bulgogi. Yum!

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    Lynn Morabe

    Hansik is our family’s go-to comfort food. Authentic Korean food, delicious and good quality. The place is never empty, more often than not, there will be a queue of diners willing to wait just to get seats. Our favorite dishes include jjampong, kimchi stew with pork, beef bulgogi and cheese ramen. The side dishes can top-up for free.

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    Kelly Ng

    Reviewing based on set lunch experience.
    Ordered the squid & pork BBQ ($13) and beef soup ($14). The beef soup bring me back to Korea! It’s so hard to find decent korea beef soup most of those I tried have so so taste and stiff beef. The beef is very tender and the other ingredients in soup are also in generous serving.

    The BBQ is normal tasting for Korea restaurant standard.

    Side dish is normal however kimchee is good. Not overly sour and the chilli is thick and sweet

    Update: visited again with family 5pax. But banchan portion same as one or 2pax. They could have provided 2sets so need not keep refilling. Also the beef soup is not as flavorsome as previous visit. Note the shop does not provide free water or barley tea like some others and neither do they provide tissue. Bring your own tissue

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    Gonekeng Redmi

    Ok popular with the locals, short rib soup was a bit tough than usual

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    Steph Chen

    Nice authentic korean food! Finally found some korean food near this area

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    jimmy chia

    Nice Korean fare. They have upgraded & changed the menu so much that I miss the taste of old.

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    Sean Isidore

    Perhaps the chef changed but Hansik was an absolute disappointment, in terms of food and service. Ordered hot tea, tea not hot, asked them and they said no more hot tea?? Ordered tofu clam, not salty rather bland; came without rice because rice was not cooked. Ordered bbq pork, quality was alright but came without lettuce or samjjang, had to ask which is fine but odd. Ginseng chicken, hoping for hope it could be good because everyone recommended.. But it was salty and buttery, absolutely not how Korean ginseng chicken is supposed to be. Its not bad, hence 2 stars, but its not worth the price for me. Sad.

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    Christopher Tan

    Saw a lot of good reviews, so not sure why my experience turned out poor. BBQ items were good. Also had a spicy tofu soup that tasted horrible with obviously not fresh seafood, very salty glass noodle, and bland pancake (it’s red, just not sure where’s the kimchi). Asked for spicy sauce and got a confused reluctant look from the male waiter. Tried to get more garlic from a female waitress but was simply brushed off. To be fair they were quite busy, so no blame on the servers I guess. Pretty sure I’ve had much better Korean food at similar price point. Perhaps the chef was having a bad day, but definitely no going back for me.

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    Jason Lim

    Better than decent authentic Korean food comparable to many more established outlets around the island. Price is a steep and very disappointed with the portion; small soup bowl and hardly any meat. Will try again only if I am in the area and dying for Korean food. If not, I better off having Korean food where I know good all around.

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    dZus Dapple

    Authentic Korean food in the heartland. What’s to complain?

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    vinCe kaka

    Good Korean food in the heartland.

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    J K

    Food is great. Price is quite expensive though. Expect to pay about 40-50 per pax if ordering bbq meats. Expect queues during peak meal times or special occasions.

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    Kazer T

    Side dishes is nice.

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    Zerlina Zhuang

    Good food, fair service. …

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    Gus Goh

    Authentic korean food at reasonable prices … especially the weekday lunch sets.

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    Lynn Lynn

    Authentic Korean food. Love the JajangMyeon and cold noodles! Portions for the soup and stews can be a bit small.

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    Anne Hui Ni

    Overall is delicious but the soup is quite salty to me

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    Timmy20 Teo

    Nice food and nice place for my son and i

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    Lee Pran

    Prices are on the steep side food is pretty average tasting. Portion and service is great. Recommended if you have korean food cravings

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    Nice Korean food. Staff is very fast in serving your dishes

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    Dinesh kumar

    Have been here many times. The food tastes really good.

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    Fiona Ong

    enjoyed lunch there, good portion and lunch sets are value fir money.

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    Okala Choo

    Nice Korean food very nice

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    AZ L

    Didn’t disappoint , good beef soup and nice side dishes.

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    JML Leo

    First time here. Staff are friendly. Food is good.

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    Xanthe Chua

    One of my family favourites Korean restaurant. Hope to see more promotional take away items during this period of time

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    Sofia K

    Amazing Korean food with delicious side dishes

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    Authentic korean taste!

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    Amanda Cheng

    A little costly but very tasty!

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    Delicious!! Love the chicken that they cook for you and give on a hot plate. Pricy but portions are quite big. Good for sharing. A gem in the heartlands

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    Authentic Korean food. Kimchi stew was really good. JaJangMyeon was tasty & satisfying. A must try.

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    Lena Ong

    Mistook this place as Hanssik korean BBQ cos the closeness of the name. The kimchi stew & makgoeli are nice. Also had bbq pork belly & marbled beef, seafood pancake, squid bulbogi & bibimbak which taste okay only. Pancake is a little bland too.

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    Jacky Lyferus

    Always a good food day there during their lunch time special!

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    noel lim

    Food is of quality. This Restaurant has been around for almost a decade. The kimchi soup and the side dishes are really good.

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    Priscilla Tham

    Chef’s in love today. Might want to hunker down on salt for both the Ginseng Chicken Soup and Wagyu Soy Bean Paste Stew. (: loved how the plain rice helped.

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    Derrick Cheong

    The food is average. Ginseng Chicken Soup is too salty. Seafood pancake is ok. Service very bad. We were barely halfway into our lunch, the male staff came over to our table, presented us the bill and told us to pay immediately in a rude tone. We were shocked but paid immediately. This is the first and last time here.

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    Kelly Yu

    *3.5 stars* Came for dinner and had the hotstone bibimbap, but it was pretty average. The jjajangmyeon (black bean noodles) and pork bulgogi were delicious though. More on the pricey side, but food was pretty good.

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    Kevin Lee

    One of the better Korean restaurant around

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    Andrew Oh

    The budaejigae ingredients were generous for 4 pax as we couldnt finish it. Kimchi seafood pancake and the BBQ were nice!

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    They have korean cold noodle in an affordable price. It was a impromptu date but we managed to solved my cold noodle craving.

    The taste was the same as I had in South Korea. The pear inside were crunchy and juicy. The soup base was rich in favor. It went well with mustard and vinegar.

    The side dishes were all very good and they are refillable. I finished the spinach two rounds and felt embarrassed to ask for more refill lol. Overall it was a great meal and I would come again.

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    Joseph Leung

    Delicious food and comfortable place to have a meal. Strongly recommended!

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    zhiyung ko

    Soups and pancakes were good, BBQ stuffs were just meh

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    Place seems very understaffed. Staff members are friendly though. Though I’m not sure if the owner has left the business?? Food is very disappointing now.
    Even something simple like kimchi was kinda meh.
    Honestly just taste a lot like the typical “Korean” store in hawker center run by non Koreans.

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    Grace Koh

    Went for dinner on a Friday night.
    Walked in and queued for about 20mins.
    Service was good, once seated all the side dish and plates and water was on the table already. Dishes was served fairly fast. Simple authentic Korean food, felt homely kind of food. Attached pictures for references. The tofu stew and Korean kimchi pancake was ok only thou 4/5, as I would prefer a heavier taste. Overall great place at a heartland area for Korean food, rather than commercial Korean style food.
    5/5 for the services!

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    Maybelle Ng

    Best korean ginseng chicken that I’ve tested thus far.

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    Eric Emmanuel Tan

    Very good Korean food, service friendly, price good

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    Janice Zhu

    Loved the side dishes here!! Tried their kimchi pork fried rice here which tasted abit bland, not much kimchi inside and the pork is a little bit too chewy with fats/tendon. The kimchi side dish tasted like it was going bad tho..really loved the mushroom side dish! Previous time when i came here, i ordered the tofu soup which was not bad.

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    As a Korean, food is not ok. If u order bbq, you dont hace to cook and just enjoy cooked and served. You can also enjoy Korean liquors. For me, i like spicy beef soup and seasweed soup. It seems they are using good beef. Gogo

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    This is 1 of the few restaurants that actually deserves a five-star rating. The food is really good and sevice even better. I’ve been there many times – the lady boss and branch manager are both very friendly.

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    D Wang

    One of the male waiter wearing glasses is very hardworking

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    Athan Kuan

    Not worth the money.

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    okie yokes

    Happen to pop in for a Sunday lunch as crowd is kicking in everywhere else. The Korean lady boss greeted me and got me seated.

    Many came here for the bbq ( the staff was seen helping with the bbq) but I’d ordered the ala carte dishes. It came with refillable side dishes but it took me awhile to get attention of an available staff and maybe coz the side dishes has been over refilled by most customers , the staff kinda seem upset doing the refills. As she stomps to our table and left it at the extreme edge of the table. My mum and I jus stared at each other. Maybe it’s not her day today..

    The main course were in decent size and tasty but just don’t think it’s worth it for the price. Sgd 18+ for beef noodle soup, sgd16+ for seafood glass noodles, sgd 19+ grilled salmon with rice (maybe worth it coz of the portion) Citron tea sgd 3.50+. Spent about close to 65 sgd lunch for two.

    Maybe I’ll try it again if it comes with special lunch set or if they have accumulated discounts collaboration with grab pay/ shop back. I remember trying their bbq and was well garlic marinated. Till next time!

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    John Lim

    Ok but the standard had drop

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    Tan Yen Lin

    Small Korean restaurant in Heartland mall, probably the only Korean restaurant in the area.

    They have a good variety of dishes and side dishes. Their ala carte bbq not bad, but the stews are ok but a little less flavourful than average (at least to me).

    Recommended: bbq, noodles, bibimbap

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    Food is delicious . Will come again.

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    Adeline Ong

    Good staff and good food.

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    Marcus Huang

    Food was good and satisfying. Side dishes were pretty good.
    The only down side is the price, for the meats. 2 heavy eaters worth of food, with a lot of meats came up to abt $70+ per pax.

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    Remembered having yummy army stew with my extended family some time back.
    Had BBQ this time with hubby and kid. Was craving for more but our small group could only take so much.
    Better to come with a bigger group to be able to order a wider variety.

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    Cheong Ceciliar

    Great taste! Free side dishes! Just abit ex….

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    Michael Cheng

    Ordered the mushroom beef hot pot and it’s OK but doesn’t deserve that thumbs up on their menu. Don’t understand why everyone rates this place so high. The service is pretty fast and ambience is alright, but may not be enough to lure me back to give other dishes another try.

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    Sean Tan

    Food was above average with average service quality. Pricing is approximately 40$ for 2 pax

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    Christopher Koh

    A hearty korean food store at located at Heartland Mall The pollock soup, chicken ginseng soup, seafood kimchi pancakes, seafood glass noodle, BBQ pork ribs, BBQ spicy chicken were some of the ones I have tried! They taste great and full of favour!

    I especially love their homemade barley hot tea. It is so so fragrant!

    However, do take note that it is similar to all korean stores, on the slightly pricer side. But nonetheless, all is well!!

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    SH P

    One of my fave korean restaurants in the suburbs! Ginseng chicken soup is a must try

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    Arya Suputra

    Nice korean food …

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    LM Zhang

    Food so so. Pork belly over burnt, dry and hard to chew. Service not bad but have spotted one staff surfing handphone and not responding to our call.

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    Addy K

    Decent Korean place located on second floor of Heartland Mall. It’s quite pricey given its location and portion. We ordered ginseng chicken soup and kimchi pancake.

    Ginseng chicken soup ($18) was a hearty, flavourful chicken soup, BUT you can’t taste the ginseng at all. Kimchi pancake ($16) was disappointing. There’s a banchan dish that stood out, which was this creamy white seaweed dish. Super yummy and addictive! Oh, and you have to pay $1.80 for barley tea.

    Place is quite packed so do buffer in a bit of waiting time around peak hours.

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    Poyosann 88 (BBGIRL88)

    Love this place, sadly very small and very busy during peak hours, thier banchan aka side dishes is so good! The teokbukki very nice too. Staff are polite

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    Amanda Chng

    Cheap and good love it! Side dishes are really good too

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    Swathy Balagopal

    Good food and good staffs.

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    Pam S

    3rd time visiting here. I must say the staff at the cashier is the best. The rest…they even served you your BBQ meat without bothering if you have vegetables and sauces on the table or not… from the photo you can see they don’t even care if the mushroom is burnt or not.

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    Jivin Tan

    Nice Korean food especially the value for money lunch set.

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    apuli Cheng

    Overpriced considered food quality and quantity. Bbq Pork quite thin, soft tofu stew also quite small portion. No complimentary drinks also. If korean bbq in tanjong pagar area worth for 4-5*, i give 2* for my bbq experience. I rather travel to tanjong pagah for korean bbq.

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    Janeau Low

    First time here… Really enjoyed my simple meal. Had a new side dish for the first time. Angel noodle salad… Made from seaweed agar

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    Dean Aw

    Good warm authentic food.

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    Lionel Goh

    Food is not bad but abit pricey. The set menu is much more worthed it.

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    Tay KaiHong

    Great taste for main dish and side dish. Can request to refill side dish if feel not enough

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    Nicholas Lee

    Standard of food has remained good for very long! Some items on the menu is quite overpriced but some is worth more than its cost! Choose wisely!

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    Y N

    Normal. Will not be back.

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    Joyce Yam

    Jjajamen and the side dishes are decent. However, the short beef rib soup and seafood jjapong noodle are too salty for my liking. Would be better if they could separate the salt from the soup. Noodle is also too soggy.

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    YJ Koh

    The pollack soup and pumpkin pancakes were quite special but the kimchi-jjigae and jjamppong were disappointing. No harm trying if you are in the area but i probably won’t go to kovan just for this.

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    Visited the restaurant during dinner. There was a crowd but since the queue was reasonable, the waiting time to get a table was quite reasonable too.
    The sides were served first, and it was amazing that the the sides were refillable. The kimchi stew was quite huge and the soup was refillable too! The seafood pancake was really delicious and it was packed with flavour.
    Overall, a great dining experience with friendly staff!

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    Vivien Ho

    I was craving for spicy stir fry pork, came all the way over with the family. The flavor was good, portion was great. However the pork slices were super TOUGH with small bits of fatty parts.. our jaws were aching after dinner from the hard chewing..

    Beef bulgogi slices were thinner and not overly cooked which my toddler enjoyed it. Side dishes were nice too.

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    Alicia Tsy

    Food is great and authentic. Somewhat pricey. Food served pretty quickly despite lunch hour. The samgyeopsal tasted a little porky. The samgyetang was very flavourful. One negative note was the cloth used to clean the table, which stinks, so the table had a bad stench. We told the staff but nothing was done, so we wiped the table with our own sanitiser to get rid of the stench.

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    Wei Tan

    My wife and I are fans of Korean food and she particularly loves her bibimbap. Glad to say that she’s pretty satisfied with this one, along with their other offerings. I personally like their army stew quite a bit – the broth, the noodles, the luncheon meat, the toppoki all hit the spot for me (in fact I really like the texture of their toppoki). There were some other dishes that didn’t quite meet our expectations but they weren’t terrible either. So definitely wouldn’t mind coming back for more.

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    SH Y

    Simply loved their side dishes.
    I love their promotional Lunch set is v valve for money. Their ginseng chicken soup is so good. Crave for it since I m not feeling well
    Hightly recommended

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    Emmanuel Soon

    The lunch time deals are really worth it. Side dishes and tea are free so its pretty good. I like the pork hot stone rice thing and the jajang myun is great too!

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    Irene Weintre

    Thumbs up for Hansik

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    Kelvin Erl

    Food portions seems to have shrunk

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    David Chee

    Came here for dinner because it was raining and other restaurants in the mall was full. Didn’t expect much since rating not very high. And true enough, it was foodcourt standard food with korean restaurant pricing.

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    K L (Kaza)

    1. Stone bowl bimbimbap is relatively tasty.
    2. Grilled Mackerel is tender. Taste alright.
    3. Japchae taste alright. Tini tiny prawns. Uses frozen squid. Chewy.
    4. Whole chicken korean ginseng chicken. Is a fail. No taste of ginseng just taste like a nice Chicken flavoured soup… meh…

    Maybe will come back. Maybe.. average food.

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    Travis Lee

    Had lunch this afternoon, after about 1 yr of not dining here. Standard of food had dropped quite alot. (I haven’t got covid, my taste bud still ).
    Used to be full flavour, but now is bland.(and somehow the seasonings doesn’t taste the same)
    Side dishes still as yummy.
    High price for authentic Korean food, but not authentic now. So verdict is me and my friends will not be back again. Not worth the high price and trip.

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    Joseph Fong

    Authentic Korean BBQ. Run by Koreans. Ventilation could be abit better as you might leave with bbq smells on your clothes. no buffet option

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    Alfredo Lee

    overpriced, not fresh (frozen seafood), poor service, not enough ventilation for them to be cooking bbq indoors. Overall a poor experience

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    Cheryl G

    Nice food and generous side dishes. Like the konjac noodles with mayo side dish – very chewy! Enjoyed the cold noodles too. Lunch prices are value-for-money. Go early as it can get crowded.

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    Sharon Quek

    For this price point, I would expect better quality of food. Ordered via grab food 3 mains (pork and squid bulgogi, pork bulgogi and seafood ramyeon), 1 steam egg and 1 seafood pancake. They only provided a tiny portion of kimchi (which was more spring onion than cabbage kimchi). The bulgogi are spammed with veg to make up the portion of meat it was hard to find the pork or squid, the steam egg is too salty.

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    Vivien Teng

    Food is pretty pricy and portion a little too small compared to the korean we had in CBD area.

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    dingyao wong

    Favourite Korea restaurant in the area. So damn good and worth the price.

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    Aristorenas Aristorenas

    I’ve always loved their food. Authentic Korean food served by Koreans themselves. Of course you have to expect locals working too. Great ambience too.

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    Peng Yeong Loh

    Good food.

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    S Tan

    We were drawn to try out this Korean restaurant close to home after binge watching Extraordinary Attorney Woo. Glad to say the food didn’t disappoint and the service, especially from the polite tall young male staff, was good given how very busy everyone looked.

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    Calvin Foo

    Best Korean restaurant in hougang /kovan area

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    Great army stew and ginseng chicken soup! Expensive and Kimchi is slightly off. Overall, highly recommended.

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    Hua Mulan

    I have been coming here for the past few years! Loved the owner and how she has turned this little Korean restaurant business into a well loved brand within the heartland of Kovan. The food is delicious. Beef Stew, Army stew, BBQ Beef Short ribs, the appetisers are free and KIMCHI tastes awesome. Thank you Aunty for this Korean restaurant! They are currently running the lunch promotion from 11 am to 3 pm mon- Friday. Costs $10-13 per dish and it comes with white rice. Head down quickly. But please be prepared to queue up.

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    Lionel Low

    Expensive for its taste to be honest. The food is pretty decent, dont get me wrong, but everyone ordering a bbq set each and some soup for sharing adds up to about $40 per person. The bbq meats are nice but do not match the price IMHO.

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    Yijie Tay

    They are pretty short of staff as there is a crowd when we first arrived. So we got to wait a about 10 to 15 mins to take our orders. But the crew who attended to us is pretty good in his service. He try his best to intro the menu and recommend some of the food to go with. It will be better if we are able to bbq our own so that the meat will be hot and nice. But overall, it was great as my kod love the marbled beef.

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    Zero in

    Probably best authentic Korean restaurant in North area. Kids friendly. Wide range of food variety.

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    benjamin huang

    Tasty Korean food, hassle free as the staff grill meat and mushrooms for you

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    Sungju Moon

    Spicy Bulgogi and Kimchi stew was very good!!
    Good place to try Korean foods with Soju and Beer.

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    Celine Tay

    Good food reasonable pricing. My family enjoyed it

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    Chloe Asha

    The best korean food in SG …

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    Y.K. CHAN (BobcatSysOp)

    Sun 09 Dec 2018 @ 6.30PM 5 pax Nice Family Korean Dinner.
    01- #KimchiStew SGD16.00++
    02- #Bibimbab BF SGD15.00++
    03- #KimchiKimbab SGD9.00++
    04- #Ramyun BF SGD11.80 x 2 = SGD23.60++
    05- #GreenTea SGD3.00++
    06- #IceCitronTea SGD3.90 x 2 SGD7.80++
    07- #PearJuice SGD3.50++
    08- #IceLemonTea SG3.00++
    SubTotal SGD80.90++ Nett SGD95.22 for 5 pax.
    韓食 Hansik Korean Restaurant @ 2nd level #02-00, Block 205 Hougang Street 21, Heartland Mall, Singapore 530205 Tel: 6288 2448 Opens Daily: 11:00 am – 10:00 pm

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    Maurice Lee

    I don’t know what happened to the food here but they now taste like Chinese kopitiam “Korean cuisine” dishes. Disappointed. Wouldn’t come back again.

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    Jeraldine T

    My usual go-to Korean place if I am lazy to travel to Tanjong Pagar. Nice ginseng chicken soup, and really good 짜장면. Sad that they don’t sell Kimbap anymore. Prices could be more affordable, but still great portions for sharing. …

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    B W

    Love this place. This is our family favorite restaurant whenever we need to satisfy our craving for Korean food. Lady boss and the Korean gentleman is always so humble and working hard to handle the crowd. Pricing for the dishes are pretty reasonable. Highly recommended!

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    Boon Hian Tan

    Nice wholesome Korean food

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    Madeline Ng

    Been coming here for ages now. Always consistent quality food! Very authentic taste as well.

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    Anthony wu

    Very prompt service and good authentic Korean food. Rare gem in the neighbourhood.

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    Jasmine L

    Food standard has deteriorated from my last visit about 1 year ago. The BBQ items used to cook right infront of us but this time round they cooked the BBQ items inside the kitchen and served it to us. The BBQ items came burnt which we only came to realize after we flip it over. Beef Bulgogi and pancake was normal. They do not serve free water considering been charged service fee + gst. Price is slightly on higher range. Unlikely to patronise again.

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    Desmond Ho

    Banchan was nice and the kimchi is super spicy ️!!!

    Cold Noodles was way off, not cold enough and the beef was super tough!

    Kimchi pancake was good and spicy !

    Spicy tteokbokki ramen – tteokbokki was tough but the ramen texture was good!

    Not gonna make a special trip but will give the rest a try if I’m in the area.

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    nick chew

    Good authentic Korean food

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    Teng Mama

    Pumpkin pancakes is very nice! Kimchi Ramyun is good, for those who can’t take too spicy do note that normal chilli is quite spicy too chicken hot plate is very tasty, goes well with rice….

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    weiliang lien

    Must eat seafood pancake

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    Mariana Wijayanti

    Yummy and quite authentic Korean food. It’s good for groups, then you can try different dishes. The lunch promo is really worth it, otherwise it’s a little bit pricey but still worth it. Side dishes are free flowing, and the roasted barley tea too.

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    Chloe Y

    Good Korean dishes in a small shop, my family and I enjoyed the army stew. Be sure to arrive slightly before the peak hours if you want to secure a seat.

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    David Ng

    Small portions. Nothing special. Expensive. They are not happy to refill side dishes. Put one corner. We had difficulty reaching the side dishes. Not worth the money. Will not visit again.

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    Michelle T

    Super yummy authentic Korean food.. Same taste as I had in Korea.. Must try!

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    jianhao lee

    Is a raining day and we ordered army stew. The price rather steep but taste is good. I love the whitish side dish. I was told it is seaweed. Is v crunchy and addictive. Free to top up.

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    Jorius Chuwa

    Really good beef bulgogi and ginseng chicken soup. Other than the pancakes ,which are plain and taste of nothing, this restaurant serves really authentic korean food and provides good service as well.

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    Bryan Tan

    Ate during weekend lunch;

    There isn’t any deals for weekends, so it was all ala carte dishes, and they were all really good.

    The seafood pancake is thick and filled with many ingredients, and also the Bulgogi Beef was really good as well.

    The spicy tofu soup and the soy bean soup are both worth the try as well!

    Buckwheat cold noodle is properly cold with ice cubes to maintain the temperature of the cold soup

    Free barley tea as well, refillable

    All in all 4/5 for dining experience and 3.5/5 for price. (Disclaimer: subjective per person)

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    Jia Min Tan

    Great Korean food in the heartland. Come during the non peak hours for shorter queues though. I would be back for more if the prices were lower though!

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    max lim

    Authentic korean food at affordable price.

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    Robin Yeong

    Great food.

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    Beatrice C

    Hotpot soup was really good. Truly no MSG. Bulgogi was also v delicious. I usually don’t like bulgogi because it is too sweet, but this is good. Looking forward to trying the bbq

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    M P

    Find it very average tasting but still restaurant price.

    Order the seafood bean paste and the jajangmyeon. Nothing special

    Only good is they serve a lot of side dishes only.

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    Suet Moi

    Order Army Stew, Seafood Pancake and beef glass noodle. Army Stew not nice and had them refried the pancake as it look soft and uncook and taste blend.

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    SP K

    Nice Korean food. Price mya not be cheap.

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    Josephine Xie

    The food is good. but customer service is not good. They have waited that are inflexible and do not bother about service at all. The restaurant was empty when I arrived, but insisted I waited for my 2 other parties to come, even though there was not a single customer in the restaurant. He mentioned that my 60mins time limit wld start once I get seated in.

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    adrian C

    Good food

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    fábio luiz de Souza

    Delicious Korean culinary. Very cozy place, staff helpfull.

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    There was a mix-up of our table QR code so we ended up waiting more than 30 minutes for our food while other diners were getting served ahead of us even though we were the first to order. What’s worse, there was no service recovery attempted for the mix-up.
    Price wise it’s about Obba Jjajjang’s level, but the quality of the food is below average for the price.
    Items ordered: Beef Kimchi Fried Rice, Soondubu Jiggae
    Just save yourself the pain and eat at obba instead. The service and food there is great and you get free ice cream after the meal too.
    Also one thing to note is that Hansik’s food is very spicy.

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    Chevvy Ng

    Food is quite yummy, most importantly I like the banchan. One of the rare authentic Korean restaurant in the North East zone

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    Arthur Toh

    They serve decent Korean food in this area. Reasonable prices too. Nice and cosy place.

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    P Family

    Decent banchan, and Korean bbq. Recommend the beef short rib and mushroom pot for 2.
    Although I must say servings are quite small, and pricing has risen significantly, food standard is still alright. Good heartland place to visit for Korean food.

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    Sam Lim

    The cold noodle was excellent!

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    Don Lim

    Original Korean dish taste. Reasonable cost. But kimchi pancake was weak compare the price…taste ok

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    Ian Chan

    The food is great and quite authentically Korean! Had the bbq beef, bbq squid and pork stew. All very yummy, including the side dishes. Cold tea comes at $1.80 per bottle. Paid $80 for 2 of us. Slightly pricey but would still go for a special occasion.

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    Andy Zhang

    Great authentic Korean cuisine. Repeated customer over the years.

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    Jessie Chang

    Crowded to dine in for saturday dinner. The foods is good, but seafood pancake taste very light. I like their side dishes and is refillable

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    WT Tee

    Authentic Korean food. Nice, will come back again. Tried the pork bulgogi and Kimchi soup. Slightly more expensive but worth it.

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    Flo Bam

    Lub the kimchi. Always try to buy their kimchi ala carte at $5. But you need to ask if they have to sell. Because they always they have enough to sell or.. Maybe other reason. But their Food is nice.

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    Wernie Kiang

    Food was not bad, and they had 2 of the BBQ pork sold out by the time i ordered. Love the seafood taste in the tofu stew.

    But the place is quite small so we had to wait for 30mins to be seated.

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    Ng Yu Shan

    Excellent food for the family

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    David Chan

    Good food

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    Desmond Ho

    Banchan was nice and the kimchi is super spicy ️!!!

    Cold Noodles was way off, not cold enough and the beef was super tough!

    Kimchi pancake was good and spicy !

    Spicy tteokbokki ramen – tteokbokki was tough but the ramen texture was good!

    Not gonna make a special trip but will give the rest a try if I’m in the area.

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    Kris Boey

    Food quality and quantity not as before. Have been patronising Hansik for years, quite disappointing.

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    The best Korean restaurant I had visited so far. I will go 2-3 times a month, thats how much I love the food here. No doubt price is slightly steep considering this is not in town. The food quality is good. You can get lunch set price for some of the items if you want to try out without paying higher price. Bbq meat is abit expensive as compare to other places. Attentive service staff. Cosy and pretty clean environment. The restaurant is not big but you wont feel crampy because there is good spacing between tables. If you go too late, expect to be on waitlist.

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    Chua Maurice

    Nice food n very polite

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    kelvin chor

    The food is delicious. Great value set meals for weekdays. The side dishes alone will make u salivate………

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    Kai Xiong Ho

    Food was ok.. a bit on the bland side.. can be a little expensive.. overall still ok

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    boon siong ng

    So so food, ventilation is needed .

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    Freya Lim

    Was in a terrible mood and I needed comfort food. Korean food it has to be and I can only think of this restaurant in the Northeast. Was basically there for the marvellous side dishes, but the main dish was a star on its own. Service was great! Damage done to my pocket. $21.

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    kelvin loh

    It like a provision shop in kampong times…get it what u need…

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    Eunice Tan

    Heard from friends that the korean foods at heartland mall is good so came to try with my family for dinner on week day. Found that the hotplate bbq pork belly not as fantastic. Worse thing was my son found 2 string of * hairs * in between the pork belly. This will be the first and last time to patronize. Disappointed.

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    Kiat Yi Tan

    I came during lunch and had the ja jung myun. It was really tasty! Free flow of side dishes and barley tea made the meal pretty worth it. Definitely check this place out if you’re in the area.

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    Jacelyn Tan

    Nice Korean food

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    Ng Allyna

    Food is very good. Certainly worth the queuing time.

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    Kelvin Ks Yong

    Quite good especially the chicken soupx2 Half chickens

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    Jason Tok

    Authentic Korean BBQ! But on a pricey side.

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    1421 Discoveries

    Food – nice, authentic. Ginseng chicken was my go to
    Ambience – small cosy restaurant
    Price – 15+++ per pax depending on dish

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    Sihui Wu

    Delicious foods. Decent place.

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    cheong sebestial

    Best jjangpong you can find.

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    Leonidas Stanescu

    Is so far my favourite Korean restaurant, reasonable price, good quality and friendly staff.

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    Arrived at 11am for weekday lunch. Seats were generally empty. Ordered 3 dishes:
    1) squid grilled (non spicy) – taste great. Cooked right. Satisfied with this.
    2) tofu bean stew – taste great, piping hot. Tho the quantity is on the small side for $17 but it tasted good nonetheless
    3) glass noodle – I will rate 2/5 for this dish. Noodle is soggy, taste is average. Very forgettable.

    The side dishes were good generally.
    Total damage $60

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    William Tan

    Will go back again!

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    Jing Yi Quek

    I would say this shop has very authentic Korean food.

    The beef short rib soup is marvellous and the meat is tender. The kimchi pancake is decent and also the Korean Jajangmyeon.

    The sauce of the Jajangmyeon is not starchy as some other places. So you won’t be too jelat. However there are no ingredients in it so do order other side dishes to go along.

    I would definitely return for the bbq. The bbq looks too awesome to pass on it.

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    Khin Kai

    Korean owners so its quite authentic, but price has increased somewhat and they charge for their tea now.

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    Jia De Cheok

    Loved their kimchi soup, generous amount of kimchi and tasty. The kimchi fried rice was more bland in comparison and did not contain much kimchi

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    Alice Chan

    Food is nice but portion small. Need to ask for water to be served. Unlike other Korean restaurants whereby they hv a flask ready for customers.

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    chan chao hsiung

    Food is authentic and staff very polite & helpful

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    Seowwei Yeo

    Authentic Korean family restaurant.

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    Royden Lim

    Food was nice,but it was the service there was nothing but excellent. To be exact,Raymond,who is the branch manager was very good. Going the extra mile and serving up food with a smile. Would go again for service. But the food has room for improvement.

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    Gregory Koh

    Always like this place, hope the boss dun increase price again.. > . <

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    Boon Kheng Lim

    Authentic Korean food. Price is slightly on the high. Overall a pleasant experience.

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    Phyllis Liu

    consistently good authentic korean food

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    Yvonne Lim

    Tis Korean is always pack w ppl coz the place is quite small. The food is above average n quite filling. Their side dishes is not a lot but it’s delicious. Service is oki. Take a train to Kovan station n it’s just inside Kovan Heartland Mall second floor. Easy to find.

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    The place is ok to me

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    Agnes Woo

    The restaurant serves very good Korean food. They cook the meat for you in front of you. They recently added a set menu prices range form $80+ to $110+ in which is good for those who want to eat other dishes other than the bbq meat but not so much for those who come mainly to eat the BBQ meat. The portion sizes for other dishes have decreased over the years. The side dishes and lettuce is refillable, just ask the staff to top it up. One of the newer severs forget to serve one portion of meat (my family ordered three portions), luckily one of the older staff noticed and rectified the mistake.

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    Joan Tang

    Taste good & authentic

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    jindrich hanacek

    Disapointed, busy place, poor service, nice starters, kimchi soup good, wagyu soup without any taste, value for money ratio very very bad

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    Englo Wee

    Just like eating in Korea. Nice.

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    Jacqueline Tan

    Most of the dishes here are really good: kimchi stew, all the bulgogi dishes, the rice cakes … All really flavourful! The side dishes are OK, not mind-blowing or anything but substantial.

    Wish I could say everything is amazing but some of the dishes aren’t so great: the kimchi pancake is so-so, very floury, the saba fish is always quite overcooked, so it really depends on what you order.

    It’s a bit pricey for “heartlands” standard, but they prolly have to cover rent as it’s an air-conditioned restaurant in Heartland Mall. Service is really fast! They are always packed so they may overlook you, you’d have to be quite pro-active.

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    Tu Quynh Ha Lam

    Friendly staff but the food is overpriced. I’m disappointed when they served the grilled pork belly without the perilla/sesame leaves.

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    The portion served does not justify the price

    Ordered a kimchi pork soup, only came with 4 or 5 pieces of tiny pork pieces and 1 small stalk of enoki. Whereas for the seaweed seafood soup, please note that the seafood only consist of clams and mussel, nothing else.

    Could’ve gotten better serving and food quality in other Korean restaurants. First and last time eating here.

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    Charlotte Uni

    Disappointing experience. Last order at 8.30pm and we were standing at the shop at 8.34pm, just 4 mins but was denied entry into the restaurant as the ‘kitchen was closed’.

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    Irene Chiam

    My favourite Korean fix. Set lunch is a steal. Like the sides that changes daily. Absolutely delicious ginseng chicken soup and Korean army stew.

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    Love the kimchi stew though sometimes inconsistent quality. Most of the staff are helpful but could do better in terms of friendliness. Price is a bit steep so come and enjoy the lunch menu, more worth it. Lunch promo price for dine in only.

    Don’t order the steamed egg – expensive and not nice.

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    Gabby Chua

    Quality dropped. Poor service.

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