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6231 Little River Turnpike, Alexandria, VA 22312
+1 703-941-3737
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 17:30 - 21:30
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
Fri - Sun 17:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 15:00
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Beverly Hills, California
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89 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I've been here many times but last time was on Christmas night. I thought the quality of the food went down, sushi was too dry & seem like had been there forever, the hot food was not that good anymore.

Thank Ed M
Irvine, California
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

I went there by myself and was hoping they'll serve one person because most all you can eat places require 2 people minimum in California but this place does serve one person. Place is cleaned and nice. There are various type of salads quality meats snd shrimps good rices, good desserts. I didn't have room for sushi but they do... More 

Thank ndjunke53
Jacksonville, Florida
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Love it, Great Korean food and all you can eat! Staff are so friendly. Lunch or dinner almost same but dinner is more expensive

Thank Sel b
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108 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Large variety of buffet items. Typical salads with greens and dressing. More interesting were the Korean side dishes like kimchee and bean sprouts. Sweet potato vermicelli jap chae was the best. Sushi had several items , none of which were memorable or especially tasty. Different lunch entrees cooked on table: beef bulgogi, soy beef, soy chicken and shrimp. Dessert was... More 

Thank KoolKat001
Atlanta, Georgia
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50 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

I went to Hee Been yesterday for lunch for the first time. I am not from the area, but am familiar with Korean restaurants. If you dine here, it is a safe bet you are going to get a good meal for a reasonable price, and you will not leave hungry. You can go to the buffet as many times... More 

1 Thank Havasupai123
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016

We have been coming to DC once a year for the past 6 years and one of the main things we looked forward to doing was going to Heebeen. Unfortunately they have changed their buffet. Previously it was all you can eat and had so many wonderful meat and vegetable offerings. Now each table is only allowed 3 meats so... More 

2 Thank cprice2016
Arlington, Virginia, United States
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105 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

Went as a girls night out last week and had to return with my "hunny" this weekend, huge buffet to chose from. Two gentlemen making fresh sushi, then the feast begins you pick your raw meat or shrimp and bring it back to your table where the waitstaff will grill and come back to turn and snip your freshly grilled... More 

Thank Linda G
Waldorf, Maryland
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56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2016 via mobile

Absolutely nothing wrong with the service. This was my "go to" for years. Went there for my birthday, and found too late it is a buffet. So disappointed. My plan to introduce my wife to bulgogi dashed. I was hoping for a sit down served meal, and when we toured the establishment, she saw the tripe, and it was over.... More 

Thank Advrdr
Annandale, Virginia, United States
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141 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

Brunch here is outstanding, and an excellent value. The sushi is good, with nice variety -- not top-quality Japanese sushi, but very good. There are many Asean and Thai dishes, and of course the Korean ones -- that's the home team, so those dishes are especially good. Service is pleasant, unhurried, maybe a little too unhurried for some tastes, but... More 

2 Thank Doug S
Rockville, Maryland
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53 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

If you like Korean food and you have a big appetite then this is the place for you. This is the second time we have visited and the food is pretty good. We went as a group of 10 and it was a nice relaxing lunch, not rushed and hectic like most buffets. Because they grill for you I recommend... More 

Thank Custer2013

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Asian, Korean, Barbecue, Sushi
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6231 Little River Turnpike, Alexandria, VA 22312
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria
  • Phone Number: +1 703-941-3737

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