Top 7 Korean Restaurants In Tucson, Arizona

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Famous as the Sunshine City of America, Tucson is one of the sunniest cities in the US state of Arizona. Its pleasant warm and dry climate fascinates numerous travelers and snowbirds. Basking in the sun in the summer and golfing in the winter are best enjoyed here. Mesmerizing mountains and eye-catching desert landscapes that surround the city offer you plenty of exciting opportunities to enjoy hiking, exploring beautiful parks, camping on the campsites, experiencing picturesque drives, biking, and many more. Also, Tucson is home to several historical landmarks, outstanding museums, fantastic shopping venues, and great dining options. And, indulging in Korean fare is sure to gift you a soul-satisfying gastronomic experience. So, if you are wondering where to find the delicious Korean cuisines when touring through Tucson, look no further. Read on to find the top Korean restaurants in Tucson, Arizona, to savor Korean food specialties.

1. Korea House Restaurant

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Are you craving to relish traditional Korean food specialties during your holidays to Tucson in Arizona? If yes, make sure that you visit Korea House Restaurant, a simple yet outstanding food establishment offering delectable Korean fare in Tucson. The warm vibe of the pleasant eatery invites you to sit back and enjoy your favorite food specialties leisurely.

Kimchi, hot stone bowl bibimbap, and bulgogi are some of the Korean delicacies which you should not miss devouring when here. Also, you can enjoy lunch specials, organize birthday dinner, and parties with your family and friends here.

Korea House Restaurant

Address: 4030 E Speedway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85712, United States

Opening hours: Mon - Sat: 11am - 9:30pm; Sun: 4:30pm - 9pm

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2. Kimchi Time

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Please your taste buds by devouring authentic Korean flavors at Kimchi Time, an excellent Korean restaurant in Tucson. The casual, colorful setting and friendly staff here welcome you to relish traditional Korean food comfortably at your pace. If you love kimchi and bulgogi, you will be happy to find these authentic Korean food specialties here at affordable rates. Do not miss having Korean-style coffee and feel refreshed after a long tiring day of excursion in Tucson.

Kimchi Time

Address: 2900 E Broadway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85716, United States

Website: Kimchi Time

Opening hours: Mon - Thu: 4pm - 12am; Fri - Sat: 12pm - 2am; Sun: 4pm - 10pm

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3. Takamatsu

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Caribbean roll Crispy coconut shrimp tempura, cool avocado and cucumber inside. Topped with slices of sweet mango drizzled with tangy eel sauce It's a taste of the tropics in Tucson.

Posted by Takamatsu on Friday, July 21, 2017

A family-owned and managed Korean restaurant, Takamatsu is another lovely place to relish Korean food specialties in Tucson. It offers mouth-watering authentic Korean food specialties in its relaxed settings. Also, if you are craving for delicious Korean barbecue delicacies, Takamatsu awaits you. The availability of Korean barbecue offers you an opportunity to cook delicious savory meats and devour it with authentic Korean sauces and side delicacies all available at your table.

Make sure you enjoy relishing Korean barbecues, such as kalbi, hang jung sahl, seashell barbecue, shrimp barbecue, and more. It offers kids’ meals, which includes Korean barbecue chicken, tonkatsu, bulgogi, chicken katsu, and more. So, enjoy a soul-satisfying meal with your family while exploring Tucson.


Address: 5532 E Speedway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85712, United States

Website: Takamatsu

Opening hours: Sun - Thu: 11am - 9:30pm; Fri - Sat: 11am - 11pm

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4. KOGI Korean BBQ

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Posted by Kogi Korean Bbq on Thursday, March 19, 2020

Enjoy a fantastic Korean gastronomic experience by having your meal at KOGI Korean BBQ during your Tucson holidays. It is famous for its scrumptious Korean barbecue menu that invites all its visitors warmly to enjoy mouth-watering Korean fare. Haemul pajun, naeng myun, oh sam bulgogi, kalbi, soon dae guk, and kham ja tang are some of the Korean food specialties that you should not miss.

Also, the restaurant offers a family meal menu comprising fried dumplings, fried rice, chicken bulgogi, and other delicacies. So, make sure you enjoy a meal with your family during your holidays in the Sunshine City of America.


Address: 4951 E Grant Rd #115, Tucson, AZ 85712, United States

Website: KOGI Korean BBQ

Opening hours: Mon - Fri: 11am - 9pm; Sat: 12pm - 9:30pm; Sun: 12pm - 9pm

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5. Ounce Korean Steakhouse

Editor’s note: establishment is permanently closed

Miss delicious Korean cuisines no more when holidaying in Tucson as 7 Ounce Korean Steakhouse awaits you. The excellent Korean restaurant offers authentic Korean delicacies such as bibimbap and a variety of side delicacies. Barbecue lovers will crave to visit the restaurant again after having a meal once here. The vast barbecue menu here lets you choose your favorite cuisine from the available marinated and non-marinated meat and fresh seafood options. Order your favorite meat and grill at your table and relish it leisurely in its pleasant setting while watching an entertaining program on the television. If you wish to throw a big party with Korean food for your family and friends, 7 Ounce Korean Steakhouse can be an ideal place to have fun.

7 Ounce Korean Steakhouse

Address: 4699 E Speedway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85712, United States

Website: 7 Ounce Korean Steakhouse

Opening hours: Sun - Thu: 4pm - 9:30pm; Fri - Sat: 4pm - 10:30pm

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6. Wings & Rice

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Posted by Wings and Rice on Monday, November 5, 2018

Another fascinating restaurant in Tucson serving Korean food specialties is Wings and Rice, which you should plan to visit for a delicious meal. Ken, who runs the restaurant, originates from South Korea and is a skilled chef, and he takes pleasure in offering guests a lip-smacking variety of Korean cuisines. Please your taste buds with Korean short ribs, chicken fried rice, teriyaki, lemon and spicy teriyaki, Dragon’s Breath, and many other delicacies when having your meal here.

Wings & Rice

Address: 5502 E Pima St # 110, Tucson, AZ 85712, United States

Website: Wings & Rice

Opening hours: Mon - Sat: 11am - 9pm; Sun: 11am - 8pm

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7. Azian

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Find flavorful Korean cuisines at Azian, a fascinating Korean restaurant in Tucson, to satisfy your craving for Korean fare when exploring Arizona in the USA. The food establishment offers a range of savory Korean delicacies, such as teriyaki chicken, Korean steak, chicken bulgogi, kalbi, traditional bibimbob, and many more, to help you feel full with your favorite food.

Begin your meal with the tasty kimchi soup and then proceed to the savory main course. Satisfy your craving for noodles, by devouring chicken yakisoba and many other varieties of noodles. Top your soul-satisfying meal with lip-smacking desserts, such as fried tempura ice-cream.


Address: 15 N Alvernon Way, Tucson, AZ 85711, United States

Website: Azian

Opening hours: Mon - Thu: 11:30am - 10pm; Fri - Sat: 11:30am - 11pm; Sun: 12pm - 10pm

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Indulge in Korean food specialties in Tucson
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Tucson is indeed a mesmerizing city to unwind in rejuvenating sunshine during your holidays. And, relishing delicious Korean cuisines here is sure to make your excursion memorable with fantastic gastronomic experience. So, make sure that you visit these top Korean restaurants in Tucson, Arizona, and devour soul-satisfying food specialties to your heart’s content.

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