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O Cafe

1530 W 6th St Unit E, Lawrence, KS 66044-1736
+1 785-312-9211
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“bibimbap” (9 reviews)
“dumplings” (4 reviews)
“seafood” (2 reviews)
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Asian, Korean
$$ - $$$
1530 W 6th St Unit E, Lawrence, KS 66044-1736
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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

This food reminded me of the food I ate when I was stationed over there 30 years ago! Had a chance to visit with one of the ladies who was from the same region. It was a quiet restaurant with authentic korean flavor.

Thank Paula G
Reviewed 6 August 2017

One of my favorite restaurants in Lawrence! The experience from start (complimentary and unique kimchi) to finish (delicious meal) is perfect, and the owner might be the sweetest woman you'll ever meet. I highly recommend this restaurant for its amazing tastes, authenticity, and service.

Thank Stella F
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Yelp & Trip Advisor both gave this Korean restaurant good reviews, so we decided to skip the chain restaurants while in Lawrence and give it a try. We were both in the mood for something spicy and we came to the right place. Everything we...More

Thank Laurie H
Reviewed 23 March 2017

My wife, sister, brother-in-law and I went to O Café (OC) to celebrate my birthday. I am looking to find my "go to" Asian restaurant in Lawrence. I had never been to O Café previously but had read good reviews. We got there on Saturday...More

Thank Larry G
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

First, free kimchi appetizers; not just regular cabbage kimchi but a rotating spread of other fermented goods like kkakdugi and danmuji. My favorite dish is japchae followed by bibimbap. The decor is weirdly Americana, but this is the second Korean restaurant in Lawrence that had...More

Thank Renee W
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

This place has a lot of things working against it. The location, in a small strip mall next to a nail salon, must make it hard to get a good clientele. The decoration is frightening, somewhere around a Kansas rustic, country, or just chintzy. And...More

Thank Town P
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Amazing food. I could eat soon dubu everyday for the rest of my life and be happy. Bibimbap is comes in stone bowl. Seafood pajeon is great. I don't even like seafood and I like it.

Thank mandy a
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

I don't normally think of little strip malls as having "go-to" places for tremendous food, but that is certainly the case with O Cafe. One problem that I will admit to is that IF the first thing I try off the menu is sublime, then...More

Thank Brendon G
Reviewed 16 July 2016

I had no idea what to expect, but I really loved my meal and this place. Typical strip mall decor. Nothing exciting there. But the food was unique, fresh, and plentiful. I especially enjoyed the kimchi and pickled radish relish that just kept being supplied...More

Thank Theresa Terry S
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Visited this cozy, funky decorated restaurant for dinner. Food was excellent, authentic Korean. Loved the noodles and dumplings. Favorite dish was beef noodles. Completely recommend it.

Thank sandym7872013
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1530 W 6th St Unit E, Lawrence, KS 66044-1736
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Lawrence
  • Phone Number: +1 785-312-9211
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