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Insadong Korean Barbeque & Live Fresh Seafood Restaurant

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403 North Rd, Coquitlam, British Columbia V3K 3V9, Canada
+1 604-936-3778
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

I had never had Korean BBQ before, so my boyfriend took me here to try it as we were in Vancouver for the weekend and passing by. It's a very different experience, but very enjoyable! The staff were quick and efficient in bringing out the food and assisting us along the way. Lots of variety in food, and all quite... More 

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Toronto
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56 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

I was staying at the hotel next door and decided to give it a try. I had bolgolgi and even though the menu said you needed 2 or more to cook at the table, they still cooked at my table without asking. Food was great, polite service.

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Thank ABfromTOR
Ottawa, Canada
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Delicious food, friendly service. Accommodated an infant and a toddler. The budae jigea is a favourite and spicy pork was amazing. Hot burners built into tables lets you have hot food all the time! Worth a visit!!

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Thank ed m
Morgantown, West Virginia
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286 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Insadong is a pretty solid and authentic Korean BBQ experience. I wish it had more pork offerings, but what they do have is pretty good. Like many Korean BBQ places they have the buttons on the tables to request service, which I love. It really makes it so much more efficient to get refills, more sides, and, eventually, your bill.... More 

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Thank eightwednesday
Olney, Maryland
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50 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

There were five of us and we were not sure what to order. We decided to go with the family dinner style. We were pleasantly surprised to have so much meat for BBQ and they were marinated so well, it was a feast. I didn't care for the Korean pancake nor the tofu soup that came with the meal. But... More 

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Thank Tanchigui
Kelowna, Canada
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to go anytime of the day and it really replicates a Korean dining experience in Korea almost to a T. First thing people need to realize is that this is not your standard dining experience. Theres a button on your table, so push it if you need service, if someone doesn't come by to help... More 

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Thank Brandon L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 June 2016

I went on a date with someone who had never been to a Korean restaurant. She absolutely loved it and found it to be an amazing experience and totally delicious! So a win there.

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Thank Charina C
Coquitlam, Canada
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2016

This unique experience of Korean BBQ was introduced to me by Mom from my kids' school. I had never eaten at this type of restaurant and was guided through it by our server. The tastes of the numerous side dishes keep me guessing and it was a feast for the senses. I returned with my family in tow and my... More 

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Thank ShelleyAnne45
Surrey, Canada
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2016

We managed to reserve a private room for business purpose. We needed a quite place to discuss business while enjoying the Korean food. We've ordered few dishes to share amongst 9 people and ordered separate dishes for individual consumption. Food was good in most part however, it is geared toward non-Korean palette. It was bit too sweet for me personally.... More 

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Thank haes00l
Winnipeg, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2015

This was an experiment for four adult - an experiment as non of us was familiar with Korean food. With some help from the waitress we wended our with though the menu and ordered; we are not too adventurous. We did well; the chosen items arrived in reasonable tile and were very hot (thermally). We had ordered four items and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 20
Cuisine
Barbecue, Asian, Korean, Seafood
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 403 North Rd, Coquitlam, British Columbia V3K 3V9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Coquitlam
  • Phone Number: +1 604-936-3778

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?