Best Korean BBQ in Johor Bahru (JB)

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Planning a barbeque can be one of the toughest things to do. Marinating meats, collecting charcoals, manpower, struggling for space on the grill and if it’s scheduled at the outdoor, you might not know what Mother Nature is up to. Drop the hassle, how about Korean BBQ, a meal that has taken foodies by storm over the years, alluring to grill meat with top-notch comfort. Typically served in an ambiance that teleports you to Seoul, a myriad of meats, seafood and vegetables lure to lounge on the sizzling grill, while encouraging a moment of togetherness with friends and family. Steer your wheels to whimsical Korean BBQ spots below and have fun! 

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    Shik Gaek Korean Family Restaurant

    Unpretentious welcoming and ambiance that offers a taste of home, a Korean home perhaps, are reasons why this restaurant is a must-visit. Yet the main draw is their scrumptious spread of meats that occupy the sizzling grill, which is often embroidered with series of sides that round off a wondrous meal. Among the celebrities are their marinated pork and chicken. Once the meats shrivel on the heat, aromatic fragrance just hovers in the air and when it’s ready, dip in their homemade sauces to an extra punch of flavours. Moreover, you’ll be armed with Korean spoon and chopsticks, aforementioned Korean home, oh boy it is! 

    Tips

    Kimchi soup not to be missed

    Things to expect

    Charming ambiance

    Best with

    Tea

    Price

    RM40.00 to RM100.00

    Shik Gaek Korean Family Restaurant @ JB View restaurant

    185, Jalan Sri Pelangi, Taman Pelangi, 80400, Johor Bahru, Johor
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    0127976384

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    12:00PM—03:00PM
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    06:00PM—11:00PM
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    Daorae Korean BBQ Restaurant @JB

    Famed and fabled with numerous branches across Malaysia, isn’t a surprise being the best bet in Johor Bahru too. The eatery is adorned with hanging Chorong lamps as well as smoke-free hoods which point directly to the built-in braziers, where the magic takes place. It’s loaded with scorching charcoals, and truly must-try on the menu is the BBQ beef and pork modum. To further amp up your delightful dilemmas, a bevy of sides beg to a part of your grilling party, such as lotus roots, assorted kimchi, and mashed potatoes, to name a few. The best way to devour is enveloping the barbequed meat in fresh lettuce and dabbling in their spicy bean paste. 

    Tips

    Hand your keys to the boss to shift the car if you happen to block the other cars from leaving

    Things to expect

    Bustling during peak hours

    Best with

    Seaweed soup

    Price

    RM38.00 to RM150.00

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    Daorae Korean BBQ Restaurant @JB View restaurant

    79, Jalan Indah 15/2 Taman Bukit Indah, 81200 , Johor Bahru, Johor
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    072975977

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    11:00AM—03:30PM
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    05:30PM—11:30PM
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    Palsaik Korean BBQNon halal 01f78899591256b47a2708a65f6538333b86089a30fbd22545a41deece4ea490

    Palsaik Korean BBQ has been famed for having 8 different flavours of marination for their pork belly. It's pretty much a display of gradient, and a great one at that. Each one of the 8 marinated pork has its own distinct flavour, but there are a few that are quite similar as a whole. From spicy to savoury, sweet to tangy, they have it all. 

    Tips

    Reservations available. Check out their FB page for upcoming promotions.

    Things to expect

    A dark and cozy place with pretty good service.

    Best with

    Brown rice tea or soju.

    Price

    RM30.00 to RM70.00

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    Palsaik Korean BBQ (Johor) View restaurant

    51, Jalan Sutera Tanjung 8/2, Taman Sutera Utama, 81300 Skudai, Johor, Malaysia, 83100, Johor Bahru, Johor
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    075563833

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    11:30AM—11:30PM
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    Sodam Korean BBQNon halal 01f78899591256b47a2708a65f6538333b86089a30fbd22545a41deece4ea490

    Sodam Korean BBQ is a pretty massive restaurant with an extensive Korean menu. It ranges from standard Korean BBQ to a variety of side dishes such as Korean pancake, kimchi stew, Korean rice cake, bulgolgi and many more. Of course, their BBQ is the star of the menu, but for those who can't eat a lot, there's still plenty to choose from. All and all, it's fresh and delicious!


    Tips

    There's a kid corner.

    Things to expect

    A standard Korean bbq restaurant.

    Best with

    Imported fizzy drinks or brown rice tea.

    Price

    RM25.00 to RM50.00

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    Sodam Korean BBQ View restaurant

    2, Jalan Sutera Tanjung 8/3, Taman Sutera Utama, 81300 Skudai, Johor, Malaysia, Johor
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    6075575800

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    12:00PM—11:00PM
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    Kyung Bok Gung Korean BBQNon halal 01f78899591256b47a2708a65f6538333b86089a30fbd22545a41deece4ea490

    Kyung Bok Gung is another great Korean BBQ restaurant in JB. Named after the famous palace is Seoul, this restaurant aims to offer authentic Korean BBQ in a warm and cozy setting. The restaurant is located on the first floor and is set with limited seats. So each table has a generous walking space, and also large enough to fit all the delicious slices of meat. Oh yes, banchan is pretty good and refillable.

    Tips

    Set meals available.

    Things to expect

    A simple dining area, nothing too fancy.

    Best with

    Brown rice tea.

    Price

    RM30.00 to RM50.00

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    Kyung Bok Gung Korean BBQ View restaurant

    32-101, Jalan Kuning, Taman Pelangi, 80400 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia, 80400, Johor Bahru, Johor
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    073333077

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    11:00AM—11:30PM
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    Seoulia Korean BBQNon halal 01f78899591256b47a2708a65f6538333b86089a30fbd22545a41deece4ea490

    If you pass by this area, you'll find a massive signboard being slapped on the face of the building - that's Seoulia. For starters, they have an amazing amount of banchan (Korean side dish), with each of them providing different and unique flavour profile. Slices of meat are chilled and cut upon order, so do not worry on the freshness. All that is left is to allow them to cook for you and enjoy.

    Tips

    Reservations available and cash only.

    Things to expect

    A warm and inviting Korean BBQ restaurant.

    Best with

    Brown rice tea.

    Price

    RM25.00 to RM40.00

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    Seoulia Korean BBQ View restaurant

    64, Jalan Sutera Tanjung 8/4, Taman Sutera Utama, 81300 Skudai, Johor, Malaysia, 81300, Johor Bahru, Johor
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    075568688

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    11:00AM—11:00PM
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