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Kaya Korean Restaurant

7818 Montvue Rd NW, Knoxville, TN 37919-5507
+1 865-691-0237
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“bulgogi” (5 reviews)
“table bbq” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Asian, Korean
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
7818 Montvue Rd NW, Knoxville, TN 37919-5507
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1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been missing Korean food since moving to Tennessee last year, and decided to drive over to Knoxville to try this place out. Wow, were we blown away by the excellent dishes and the service! It IS a bit pricey, but well worth it. The...More

Thank Alice H
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Great food! The grilling at the table was fun. The cook was very nice. The four of us tried several different dishes and we traded taste bites among ourselves and were pleased with all. I was too full to try red bean ice cream this...More

Thank Deb6383
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

My husband I enjoyed our dinner meal. We had seafood pancake as appetizer, very good. Beef Bolgogi, tasty but prefer beef a little less rare. Vegetarian bimbambop was very good. The side dishes was added treat, very good also. Happy we stopped there!

Thank gracie y
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

There are times when you eat something that you know is good, there are times when you believe that what you ate was authentic and there are a few times in which what you ate was both good AND authentic. Kaya Korean BBQ on 4151...More

Thank VirgilioZipper
Reviewed 7 November 2016

We have been to this restaurant a few times. It's pretty much hit or miss with the service as it seems every other time I go we get either good or terrible service. This past week I took my 8&10 year olds to lunch here...More

2  Thank ThatOrganicMom
Reviewed 5 October 2016

I live locally in Kingsport TN. Five of us took an hour & 1/2 trip down to Knoxville to get ingredients to make a some different Nationality dishes at home. We started at the Asian Markets and did some other shopping. We have been trying...More

Thank Deb6383
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Kaya is the only Korean restaurant in Knoxville, although some of the pan-Asian restaurants have Korean dishes on their menu. The interior of Kaya looks just like casual restaurants look in Korea...and I have been there. I was greated by an older man, who quickly...More

Thank Gatorgolfer
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Have never ordered off the menu, have only eaten buffet. Not the best Korean I've ever had BUT it's still delicious and they have a good variety for the buffet.

Thank Scenic07
Reviewed 28 August 2016

I gave an average review due to the prices and the so so buffet on the weekends. I have been here around 8 times in the last 6 months. This is the ONLY Korean restaurant with 100 miles of where I live so I really...More

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Full disclosure: I know nothing about Korean food. So whether or not this is "real" Korean food, or "good" Korean food is beyond me. With that said, on a Saturday night the place was packed with people of recent Asian descent, so it must fit...More

Thank GrampyW
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7818 Montvue Rd NW, Knoxville, TN 37919-5507
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-691-0237
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