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New Wonjo Restaurant

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23 W 32nd St, New York City, NY 10001-3801 (Formerly Wonjo Korean-Japanese Restaurant)
+1 212-695-5815
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00:00 - 23:59
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Sun - Sat 00:00 - 23:59
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Naples, Florida
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57 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been going to Wonjo for years and it never disappoints. Go hungry because the plates just keep coming. BBQ is tasty and delicious. Since Wonjo is open 24 hours, I suggest going off peak so you can chill and really enjoy otherwise you will feel the pressure to move along. I also recommend you choose wisely what you wear and... More 

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Thank lazoffb
Miami Beach, Florida
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54 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this korean bbq restaurant on april 3rd had great dinner with friends. First time in korean cuisine. I loved the food and they cook the meat right on ur table. Open 24 hours. Will come back for sure.

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Thank Alex K
Seattle, Washington
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1,372 reviews
983 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 398 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are looking for an affordable, low key Korean restaurant in Midtown so we settled on New Wonjo. Lots of tables so they seated us quickly. We all had Bi Bim Bop and it was tasty. Reasonable prices and lots of tables.

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Thank misopiso88
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I have wanted to try Korean BBQ for quite a while. I am very glad that we made The New Wonjo restaurant our choice. We ordered the beef combo platter. The beef arrived with marbeling rivaling Kobe beef. Our server cooked the beef for us and made us feel comfortable with the whole process, which we appreciated.... More 

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Thank Allan L
Singapore, Singapore
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75 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is divided into 2 sections - upstairs is the popular Korean BBQ and downstairs serves set meals and al carte dishes. Went to New Wanjo twice, the first time to try their BBQ, which is good but nothing to shout about although the staff helping us to barbecue the food was very efficient and polite. We tried the... More 

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New York City, New York
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

This is one of my favorite Korean BBQ spots in Manhattan. It does get very crowded and loud so it is not the best place for a quiet, relaxed meal. The service is solid and professional but don't expect friendly banter as it is so busy. All the food is solid and the side dishes they provide are numerous as... More 

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Thank lazyseoul
Stord Municipality, Norway
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

We were a group of four trying Korean food for the first time. When we walked in there was a waiting line, mostly for the BBQ hot plate upstairs, we went for the normal table downstairs. Since this was our first time eating Korean we didn't know what we were ordering. We would have liked that the waiter would have... More 

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Thank Shohugh
Washington Crossing, Pennsylvania
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49 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

I have eaten here three times.Twice downstairs where you order off the menu and once upstairs for the flaming hot BBQ with a group of friends. All three times were very good.You may need to have a taste palate that is willing to explore different flavors if going for the first time because the little side dishes that they bring... More 

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Thank lookinforelvis
Louisiana
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474 reviews
273 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 187 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed lunch today by having the spicy pork with vegetables that was served with rice and a medley of side dishes. Prices are reasonable, especially from the lunch menu. Service was quick and friendly.

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Thank bandman15
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61 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Very good Korean BBQ offerings. We tried the combination platter so had a good sampling of four dishes. Sevice was appropriately attentive in this very busy restaurant and sides are all we have come to expect from this type of restaurant. If you like hustle and bustle and a good level of background noise then this is one to recommend.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20
Cuisine
Barbecue, Asian, Korean, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:59
Monday
00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday
00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:59
Thursday
00:00 - 23:59
Friday
00:00 - 23:59
Saturday
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 W 32nd St, New York City, NY 10001-3801 (Formerly Wonjo Korean-Japanese Restaurant)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-695-5815

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

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Midtown
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building, iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the affordable to the ultra-fancy. Visit the Rockefeller Center to experience towering Art Deco grandeur, and foodies will love the busy restaurants that stay open late in Koreatown. After dark, Midtown calms down a bit, but at any time of day or night it still feels 100% New York.
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