Whether it is Korean dramas, fashion or music, it is clear that love for all things Korean has arrived in India and is here to stay. Thankfully, the capital is up to date on the latest global trends. Korean cuisine is becoming increasingly popular in Delhi with gimbap, corn dogs, ramen and sushi becoming our favourite snacks.
Here are 10 Korean restaurants you must check out if you're a lover of rice, pork, and vegetable-based cuisine or just interested to see what all the hoopla is about.
Gung The Palace
Undoubtedly, Delhi's finest genuine Korean restaurant is Gung The Palace. Everything about this restaurant, including the ambience, and the food, screams out Korea, and there are three locations spread throughout the city. You should visit this place and try their wonderful Wang Galbi, Samgyeopsal, and Dak Bulgogi.
Location: Gurgaon, Green Park & Noida
Meal For Two: Rs 3,000
Timings:12 Noon - 3 PM, 5:30 - 10 PM
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Cafe At Korean Cultural Centre
The delicious Korean foods like Shin noodles, Chicken Pop, Black noodles, and hot Kimchi Rolls, as well as the pure and authentic Korean Jujube and Job's Tear's teas, more than make up for the effort required to get here. This cafe is affordable, so if you've been yearning for some delectable Korean food on the cheap, this is the spot for you.
Location: A-25, Ring Road, Lajpat Nagar IV
Meal For Two: Rs 700
Timings: 10 AM - 8 PM
Busan Korean Restaurant
The Busan Korean Restaurant is undoubtedly one of Majnu Ka Tila's most incredible restaurants and coffee shops. The menu at this charming little restaurant offers a wide selection of both vegetarian and non-vegetarian food. Try their delicious Soegogi Doenjang Jjigae, Bulgogi Tukbap, and Kimchi Jeon while you're here.
Location: House 9B, Block 10, New Aruna Nagar, Majnu Ka Tila
Meal For Two: Rs 1,200
Timings: 11:30 AM - 10 PM
Kori's is the perfect place to halt your waggon if you want a genuine Korean experience in Delhi. Korean herbal teas including Oksusu Yum-Cha, Memil-Cha, and Insam-Cha are served at this lovely cafe. They have delicious kimchi pancakes and Korean potato pancakes called gamja-Jeon. Along with their divine Donkatsu, they serve Korean thalis.
Location: Kori’s - Safdarjung & M Block Market, GK-1
Meal For Two: Rs 1,100
Timings: 11 AM - 12 Midnight
No longer are you needed to travel to Lajpat alone for Ram laddoo or the Dolma Aunty momos but Korean food is also here. You may also chow down on your favourite Korean foods, including Bibimbap, Gimbap, and tteokbokki. Popular Lajpat Nagar Korean eatery Dalgrak is bright and roomy with a modest yet elegant monochrome décor. The best part is its affordable menu.
Location: Dalgrak - A25, Korean Culture Centre, Ring Road, Lajpat Nagar IV
Meal For Two: Rs 450
Timings: 11 AM - 9 PM