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Seoul Buffet

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9900 Midlothian Tpke, Richmond, VA 23235-4814
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Fredericksburg, Virginia, USA
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68 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Husband served in Korea states totally legit food here. So many flavors on the side dishes! Had spring rolls and I had pork Bulgogi. Wow! Sticky rice awesome. Husband had beef bar b que Korean. Cooked in front of us. Fun experience. Must go if you want to try something with lots of flavors.

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Thank Laurie G
Syracuse, NY
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Note that this place is now just Seoul Restaurant. They dropped the Buffet part. We went here for dinner because it was near our hotel. The place looks a little weird for a Korean restaurant from the front, but don't be put off. The food was delicious! They brought out a whole appetizer array of kimchee and other delicacies before... More 

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Thank CMTravelers
Woodbridge, Virginia
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154 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

After reading other reviews we decided to try this place for lunch one Saturday. Per the reviews, the parking lot was nearly empty but we were not deterred from giving it a try. Wow, so glad we gave it a chance. The pork bulgogi and beef bulgogi were fantastic. The kimchi and other panchan was also tremendous. Don't let the... More 

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Thank Bill D
Richmond, Virginia
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52 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We stopped in on a Monday evening about 6:15 for dinner - and no one else was there. Prime time for eating, right, especially on a restaurant heavy street like Midlothian Turnpike? Well, it was everyone else's loss - this place is really good! We all had Dol Sot - I the standard version (which is beef and vegetable Bi... More 

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Thank Robert J
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

Service was friendly, food was good, and convenient small market attached. It allowed me to have time to order my take out and shop for a couple groceries.

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Thank Tu T
Baltimore, Maryland
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2015

We were a little afraid to eat there since there were no cars in the parking lot on a Friday night. The name has changed from Seoul Buffet to Seoul Restaurant. The food was fine. We were the only people. SO we had great service. The decor is not great, but the price was great and food was good. Since... More 

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Thank Linda L
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2015

My very first experience at a Korean restaurant and the food and service was superb. We had our toddler with us and she too was accommodated, and her loud talking didnt seem to bother anyone. Whenever I visit the area I will return!

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Thank TravelingDWORLD
Gordonsville
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86 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Food was okay. We let the waiter/owner choose for us. Didn't feel up to tripe or codheads or offal in general. Really enjoyed the OB -- Korean beer with an unfortunate name.

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Richmond, Virginia
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94 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2014

This is a pretty good little Korean restaurant. The buffet is no longer there. It is menu only,they also have an Asian grocery store.

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Hartwell, Georgia, United States
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25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2014 via mobile

Restraunt is not a buffet, but does have an attached Korean store. We ordered steamed and fried dumplings as appetizer and chicken box for lunch. All the food was fresh and very good. The kimchi was awesome. Paul enjoyed the kimchi so much that he purchased a half gallon prior too leaving. I will be returning to this restraunt.

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2 Thank Martin C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Korean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9900 Midlothian Tpke, Richmond, VA 23235-4814
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond

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