Top 10 Korean Restaurants In Austin, Texas

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A long time ago, when people spoke about Austin, music was the first thing and maybe the only that was mentioned. Today, Austin offers more than just music; it is home to world-class museums, a unique shopping experience, wonderful ballet and amazing outdoor spaces. Thanks to its vibrant entertainment, inspiring cuisine, mind-blowing culture, stunning outdoor settings and more than 250 music venues, Austin allows every guest to create their own entertainment atmosphere. Whenever you are in Austin, you will always need a place where you can sit, relax and enjoy delicious meals. So, for that reason, check out the top 10 Korean restaurants in Austin, Texas, that you can try out when you visit.

1. K-Bop

Posted by K-Bop on Monday, 31 October 2016

Ever since it opened its doors in 2016, K-Bop has always focused on providing Austin with authentic and healthy Korean-style cuisines, all prepared from fresh ingredients. Once you enter the cheerful, colorful eatery, you will be amazed by the aroma of delicious Korean cooking. While you are here, you have to try out the chef’s special Beef Bulgogi Bowl and top it off with a glass of milk or smoothie, which comes in different flavors such as taro, green tea and coconut. Bring your kids along and watch them enjoy the kid’s menu which includes meals such as Bindae-tteok.

K-Bop

Address: 2002 Guadalupe St B, Austin, TX 78705, USA

Website: K-Bop

Opening hours: Mon - Sat: 11am - 10pm (closed on Sun)

2. Charm Korean BBQ

Posted by Charm Korean BBQ on Tuesday, 26 April 2016

If you are looking for a cozy restaurant in Austin where you can enjoy your favorite meal in a friendly environment, Charm Korean BBQ is the place to be. The restaurant is famous for serving the locals with Korean BBQ with meats cooked on tabletop grills. You will definitely love the Korean fried chicken which can be served in many different ways; it can be tossed in a sauce or topped with onions. If you are not into Korean meals, you can also enjoy the non-Korean meals which include dumplings, bulgogi fries and deep-fried squid, just to name a few.

Charm Korean BBQ

Address: 1200 W Howard Ln, Austin, TX 78753, USA

Website: Charm Korean BBQ

Opening hours: Mon - Thu: 11am - 2:30pm, 4:45pm - 9:30pm; Fri & Sat: 10am - 10pm (closed on Sun)

3. Korean Grill

Posted by Korean Grill on Monday, 28 November 2016

Korean Grill is a family-owned restaurant that specializes in serving Austin locals with delicious brisket and ribs. The restaurant features comfy booths, where you will find a sunken grill with coal in the middle of the table. The Korean Grill is the perfect destination for a perfect group outing, everyone here gets various cuts of either marinated or plain meats, such as bulgogi, vegetables and short ribs which are usually cooked on the tabletop grill using chopsticks or tongs. For a pleasingly authentic experience, you have to stop at Korean Grill and try out the chef’s special kimchi jjigae which is basically spicy stew served with kimchi, tofu and pork meat.

Korean Grill

Address: 10901 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78753, USA

Website: Korean Grill

Opening hours: 11am - 9:30pm (daily)

4. Korea House Restaurant

Posted by Korea House on Thursday, 12 September 2019

Ever since it was established in 1988, Korea House is one of the original Korean restaurants in Austin and it focuses on serving both Korean BBQ and traditional Korean dishes. The restaurant features comfy booths furnished with a wooden table with a large barbecue grill at the center. Once you are here, you have to order Kimchi Pajeon, a Korean scallion kimchi pancake that is served with a soy dipping sauce, just delicious. Korea House Restaurant also serves alcoholic and none alcoholic drinks such as Sapporo beer and Michinoku Onikoroshi Honjozo sake. Bring your kids along and watch them enjoy the kids’ menu.

Korea House Restaurant

Address: 2700 W Anderson Ln #501, Austin, TX 78757, USA

Website: Korea House Restaurant

Opening hours: Tue - Fri: 11am - 10pm; Sat & Sun: 12pm - 10pm (closed on Mon)

5. Chosun Galbi Austin


To experience the sound and smell of sizzling meat being grilled in front of you, you have to stop at Chosun Galbi. This restaurant is one of the oldest and most loved restaurants in Austin that has dedicated its focus to serving both locals and visitors with a delicious Korean barbecue as an event. Once you enter the restaurant, you will love the barbecue aroma and the sweet smell of savory as you witness the process of combining tasteful varieties on a Table Top Grill. Guests are free to grill their own meals but do not hesitate to ask for help from the servers with grilling your barbecue if you are not familiar with the process.

Chosun Galbi Austin

Address: 713 E Huntland Dr, Austin, TX 78752, United States

Website: Chosun Galbi Austin

Opening hours: 11am - 10pm (daily)

6. Together Restaurant

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Whenever you are in Austin, Texas, you have to stop and grab a bite at Together Restaurant. The restaurant has become one of the most known restaurants in Austin thanks to its courage of maintaining its principle of serving the customers with delicious Korean cuisines prepared using the freshest ingredients from the market. Stop by with friends and even family and enjoy a meal from their wide selection which includes bundeagi, gyeran jjim, cheese ramen, and ojingeu thangkong. The restaurant also offers both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks at an affordable price. Together Restaurant also offers free parking for its customers.

Together Restaurant

Address: 9200 N Lamar St Austin, TX 78754

Website: Together Restaurant

Opening hours: 3pm - 2am (daily)

7. Chi'lantro

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Posted by Chilantro BBQ on Monday, 23 September 2019

If you are looking for a joint where you can just relax and enjoy a nice friendly environment as you eat delicious Korean cuisines, then you have to try out Chi'lantro. Ever since Chi'lantro started in 2010 in a food truck, the restaurant has always been dedicated to inspiring every guest the way they feel, think, and eat Korean cuisines through their authentic dishes prepared from the freshest ingredients from the market. If you love their food, you are in. Chi'lantro restaurant has expanded its business and now are operating both the truck and their newly opened restaurant. Stop by at one of their restaurants in Austin and enjoy the delicious soy-glazed chicken.

Chi'lantro

Address: 823 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701, United States

Website: Chi'lantro

Opening hours Mon - Fri: 7am - 2pm (closed on Sat & Sun)

8. Oma's Kitchen

Posted by Oma's Kitchen on Thursday, 12 May 2016

If you are curious about the delicious flavors of Korea, you have to make your way over to Oma’s Kitchen and taste their traditional treats which include a hefty spread of vegetables, seafood and meat. The menu at Oma’s Kitchen’s Korean appeals to a wide range of diners and groups of all sizes can comfortably dine at Oma’s Kitchen. You will love the prices which are usually less than USD 15 for a meal, meaning you will have plenty of cash left to treat a friend or two. Oma’s Kitchen also offers a safe parking space for all of its customers.

Oma's Kitchen

Address: 2025 Guadalupe St # 226, Austin, TX 78705, USA

Website: Oma’s Kitchen

Opening hours: Mon - Sat: 10:30am - 10pm (closed on Sun)

9. Korean Komfort

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Posted by Korean Komfort Restaurant/Food Truck on Thursday, 28 June 2018

For a taste of modern and authentic Korean food, you have to stop at Korean Komfort. The restaurant offers a cool and comfy environment for those who wish to indulge in a unique flair of Asian cuisine. You will love the collection of their fusion entrees which ensures that customers have a variety of flavors that keep them coming back for more. Korean Komfort is a family-friendly spot so bring your kids and watch them enjoy the delicious treats on the menu. Vegetarian options are also available at the restaurant. If you love their food, don’t worry, Korean Komfort also operates food trucks that can be found almost anywhere in Austin.

Korean Komfort

Address: 3423 Guadalupe St, Austin, TX 78705, USA

Website: Korean Komfort

Opening hours: 11am - 10pm (daily)

10. Manna Korean Restaurant


Located at the heart of Han Yang Korean market, Manna is a fast and casual spot dedicated to serving affordable Korean dishes and sushi in north Austin. You will love the menu which features some of the traditional favorites such as pine nut, mushroom, abalone, and oyster. Manna Korean Restaurant also serves some of the best Korean spirits such as baekseju, Soju and makgeolli. If you happen to find yourself here, you have to start with the seafood scallion pancake and finish off with the massive bowl of meaty braised mackerel that can be served with a spicy sauce. You will love it.

Manna Korean Restaurant

Address: 6808 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78752, United States

Website: Manna Korean Restaurant

Opening hours: 11am - 10pm (daily)

Enjoy delicious Korean Cuisine

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If you happen to be in Austin, Texas, you will have a lot to discover and as you walk around the town, it is given that at some point you will be hungry. Austin is rich with amazing joints for you to enjoy your meals at. Above are some of the best Korean restaurants in Austin. Pick one and enjoy.

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Irene Mwikali is a graduate student in Kenya who has a passion for travelling and exploring the world. Currently, her love for travel has taken her to several destinations including South Africa,...Read more

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