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#1 Korean BBQ

7131 Martin Way E, Lacey, WA 98516-5535
+1 360-455-9292
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good17%
  • Average13%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“spicy chicken” (3 reviews)
“kimchi” (5 reviews)
“side dishes” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Barbecue, Asian, Korean
$$ - $$$
7131 Martin Way E, Lacey, WA 98516-5535
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Reviewed 20 January 2018

The bottom line up front is that I had a great meal and great service. But I have to admit I was a little hesitant to have dinner here because of some of the bad reviews on Trip Adviser and other sites. I had carry...More

1  Thank Bryon B
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

I have never been there before. I was really impressed by the outstanding customer service and the delicious food. So good. I came very close to closing time and they still greeted me with a smile and allowed me to sit and order food even...More

1  Thank Carissa B
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Nice spot for real Korean bbq and unlimited refills on sides like kimchi, cucumber kimchi, and other banchan. Service was attentive and helpful, too!

Thank Northern_Explorer1
Reviewed 19 May 2017

There used to only be two people working here. Now they are all new,slow and food is so / so. Sometimes the Bulgogi is good sometimes not. I miss the mom/pop duo. I stopped coming when the ruined my birthday by taking 40 min to...More

Thank catali332016
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Good Korean food. Restaurant is separated between tables with grills and tables where the kitchen cooks your food. We all ordered different dishes (I had spicy chicken Bibimbap) and we all enjoyed our meals. Lots of tasty side dishes and large enough portions so that...More

Thank DogStar2014
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Came here as they have the grills here and we wanted to try them out. We got the bbq meal with bulgolgi, spicy marinated pork, pork belly, chicken and shrimp. Of course they come wth rice and banchan (side dishes). Some of the sides were...More

1  Thank Danilynn B
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We had the all you can eat for 20.99 per person. Disappointed that we cannot pick and choose which meats for the 'all you can eat 'list of choices. Forced to have every meat in one big platter. This forces you to not get another...More

Thank Nekoahn
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Great Korean restaurant in the Lacey area. The owner and his wife are very friendly. The food is wonderful.....for those of you who like cooking your meat at your table, they have it available!!! The food was good, fresh and nicely presented. Amazing place. We...More

Thank Charlie P
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

Delicious Authentic Korean Food! I go here to eat with family whenever I'm in Washington visiting. I love the food and the service is always wonderful! My sisters, cousins, aunts, uncles, husband, and in-laws all love eating at #1 Korean BBQ! They serve an abundance...More

1  Thank Amanda O
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

The place is comfy with big booths. Lots of cooking at table apparatus, but at first the menu seemed extremely expensive until we realized that the dinners were for 6 people. Once we got the food & sides recommended by our sweet Korean waitress we...More

Thank pjvacation
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7131 Martin Way E, Lacey, WA 98516-5535
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Lacey
  • Phone Number: +1 360-455-9292
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