Best Korean Restaurants in Singapore
From savoury grilled meats to comforting stews, iconic Korean fried chicken and pocket-friendly buffets, here’s our guide on the best Korean restaurants to satiate your Korean food cravings. Look no further for your next Korean food spot as we are sure these restaurants will make you exclaim “Daebak!”. Reserve your table at one of these restaurants and feast away like a true Korean!
44/46 Tanjong Pagar Road
Singapore (088467) Map
Well-known for its authentic Korean dishes, 2D1N Soju Bang focuses on satisfying the inner Korean in you. Offering a wide array of Korean classics from Stews to Salads, Pancakes, Noodles and Bibimbap, there is something for everyone. Craving for some quality grilled meats? 2D1N has several charcoal BBQ combos accompanied with free dishes too. If you’re looking to bring a group of friends or family for authentic Korean cuisine, this is definitely the spot to go!
Menu, Lunch Menu
190 Middle Road
Singapore (188979) Map
Is King Army Stew the King of Army Stew in Singapore? Definitely a top contender, we’d say! Specialising in serving up comforting stews, from their Classic Army Stew to Spicy Pork Rib Stew and Beef Bulgogi Stew, King Army Stew focuses on bringing their stew game to the next level. Come by with a group for more savings when you share a whole pot of hearty stew. Who would say no to good food and good savings?
9 Raffles Boulevard
Singapore (039596) Map
If you’re a fan of Soontofu Stew, this place cannot be missed! What makes this eating house stand out from other authentic Korean restaurants is that you can customise your Soontofu Stew to your desired spice level - definitely suitable for everyone’s palate! Head down to try their beloved classic delights like Spicy Baby Octopus and L.A. Galbi, served the Korean way in hot stone bowls.
31 Tanjong Pagar Road
Singapore (088454) Map
Tired of the hustle and bustle of town? Take a trip to Todamgol, a traditional Korean restaurant with the perfect tranquil ambience to dine and relax. Showcasing a wide selection of dishes, Todamgol serves up delicious soups and stews like Army Stew and Herbal Ginseng Chicken Soup, all of which are sure to satisfy your tummies. Make sure to bring some company as the portions are great for sharing!
19 Lorong Kilat
Singapore (598120) Map
Starring the biggest hitters of the Korean culinary tradition, Woorinara Korean Restaurant prides itself on serving authentically cooked Korean classics. From crispy, fried-to-perfection Korean Fried Chicken tossed in your sauce of choice, to all-time favourites like Spicy Soft Tofu Soup and Jajangmyeon, get ready to feast like a true Korean. Woorinara even takes care of your dessert cravings by offering your favourite Korean desserts like Bingsu and Injeolmi.
62 Tras Street
Singapore (079001) Map
Reflected in its restaurant name, ANJU serves food meant to be paired exceptionally well with their exquisite alcohol selection. Enjoy Chef favourites from their specially curated food menu like Galbi JJim, Domi Carpaccio and Yuk Hoe. Refresh your taste buds with their assortment of Yakju, Soju, Takju, Fruit Wine and Craft Beer. You’ll always be in for a treat at ANJU.
2 Tanjong Katong Road
PLQ 3 Paya Lebar Quarter
Singapore (437161) Map
At their PLQ outlet, Chug Chug focuses on nailing mainly Korean and Japanese flavours in their dishes, serving up a union of 2 worlds. Playing with interesting twists to maintain the uniqueness of their food, you can look forward to dishes such as Kimchi Buttermilk Chicken Burger, Wagyu Sando, Grilled L.A. Kalbi. Miss the Korean classics? Try their Kimchi Ramyeon, Spicy Cold Noodles or Bibimbap for some homely delights.
5 Tan Quee Lan Street
Singapore (188094) Map
Nestled in a three-storey shophouse along Tan Quee Lan Street, Joo Bar is Singapore’s first Makgeolli bar and restaurant. Offering delicious drinking snacks such as Joo Loaded Fries, Kimchi Mac & Cheese and Joo Bossam which compliment their wide selection of Makgeolli, Soju, Whiskey and Spirits, Joo Bar is the perfect lounge spot to rejuvenate and relax after a long day at work.
1 Scotts Road
Singapore (228208) Map
Focusing on exquisite, premium cuts of beef and pork, 8 Korean BBQ is not your usual Korean BBQ joint. Whether you prefer having your meats seared unadorned or coated in a punchy marinade, every mouthful of umami goodness from their meats is sure to elevate your taste buds. Known for its signature 8 Colours Set, enjoy their pork in 8 delicious ways! Pair your meats with Makgeolli or their special combinations of alcohol, the Korean style.
Dinner & Drinks Menu
3 Temasek Boulevard
Singapore (038983) Map
Birthed by popular Korean Celebrity Chef Paik Jong Won, BORNGA has established itself as one of the leading Korean BBQ chains globally. Focusing on serving authentic Korean cuisine with a splendid array of quality meats, BORNGA is sure to satisfy your meat cravings. Trust us when we say you have to try their signature Woo Samgyeop, a patented recipe by Chef Paik that serves thinly sliced beef brisket dressed with BORNGA’s special sauce.
Menu, Weekday Lunch Special, Weekday Lunch BBQ Special
71 Loewen Road
Singapore (248847) Map
Adapting modern taste to traditional Korean dishes, Chang Korean BBQ is different from the usual Korean restaurants. With its luxurious ambience, this spot is a great option for people who fancy fine dining experiences, and even for occasions and corporate dinners. They offer an incredible list of delectable dishes that you wouldn’t want to miss. Deck yourself up in a nice outfit and come down to try it yourself!
3C River Valley Road
Singapore (179022) Map
Succulent, melt-in-your mouth texture, flavourful - this is what people often describe HANJIP Korean Grill House’s grilled meats to be. Well-known for its extensive range of aged Australian Wagyu, USDA Prime Beef and Kurobuta Berkshire Pork, be prepared for an ultimate grilling experience with HANJIP’s delicious menu offerings. Try out their stew, pancakes and stir-fried chicken to satisfy yourself to the fullest.
20 Biopolis Way
Singapore (138668) Map
If you’re a meat lover and health conscious, Jun BBQ & Beer is here to satisfy your meat cravings in an indulgent yet healthy manner. Perfect for this group, this restaurant serves oil-free, oven-roasted meats paired with a side of nutrient-rich vegetables. For those who love your greasy savoury meats, opt for their charcoal grilled meats instead. Try out their pancakes, bibimbap and ramyeon to satisfy the typical Asian in you.
123 Telok Ayer Street
Singapore (068592) Map
With more than 400 outlets worldwide, Magal BBQ strives to serve authentic Korean fare and spectacular barbecued meats. Treat yourself to hot Korean favourites such as Bibimbap, hot pots, pancakes and stews - these dishes will never go wrong. Your visit is not complete if you leave without trying their signature crowd pleaser, the Signature Combo that features boneless short ribs, marinated short ribs, pork belly and sliced brisket.
82 Amoy Street
Singapore (069901) Map
Popular amongst both Singaporean diners and Koreans, PUJIM BBQ offers premium meats in platters and in combo meals. Be prepared to be blown away by the quality of PUJIM BBQ’s meats cooked in the authentic Busan style. Some meat options include Beef Ribeye Cap steak, Wagyu Striploin and Pork Neck. Pair your meats with their Korean beers and soju selection for the complete Korean fare.
48 Tanjong Pagar Road
Singapore (088469) Map
Crunchy, juicy and tender, Chicken Up’s Korean fried chicken is worth rejoicing over. Lacking some spice to your life? Give their signature Spicy Up chicken and Yangnyum Up recipe a go! Not to worry if you’re not feeling for some fried chicken as Chicken Up also offers soupy chicken dishes like Andong Chicken Stew and Ginseng Chicken Soup. Order their other side dishes and Bingsu to complete your meal.
43 East Coast Road
Singapore (428764) Map
The first Korean firewood chicken place in town, Firewood Chicken Korean Restaurant treats diners in the east to an authentic spread of Korean chicken. Hailing from the streets of Myeongdong, their signature Myeongdong fried chicken is crispy on the outside and juicy on the inside, definitely a dish not to be missed! Pair your mains with their authentic Jeju beer for the perfect combination.
68 Tanjong Pagar
Singapore (088489) Map
A standout in the Korean fried chicken game, Kko kko Na Ra serves an amazing alchemy of crunchy fried chicken slathered in a variety of sauces like Soy Garlic and Sweet & Spicy. Looking for something less greasy? Try out their oven chicken in multiple variations. This is not all to their menu! Kko Kko Na Ra also serves many other dishes from pancakes to pork, beef and soup dishes.
Lunch & Dinner Menu
431 Sembawang Road
Singapore (758396) Map
Looking for an affordable yet delicious buffet option in the north? Friends Tasty Korea is one great place for hearty free flow Korean BBQ buffets. At a standard lunch and dinner price of $15.90 and $19.90 nett respectively, there is a substantial selection of meats, ranging from Original and Spicy Pork Belly to Marinated Pork Collar and Chicken. Not forgetting the unlimited flow of side dishes, rice and dessert that all are able to enjoy.
Korean Mookata Menu, Lunch Menu, BBQ Buffet, Dinner Menu
5 Dunlop Street
Singapore (209335) Map
Did we just hear all-you-can-eat Korean barbecue? Head down to Korean Fusion BBQ to satisfy your carnivorous cravings. Chow down on unlimited supply of your Korean BBQ favourites such as Black Pepper Pork Belly, Korean Spicy Pork Belly and non-marinated options. Looking for something special? Try their Bak Kwa option. Eat till your stomach’s and heart’s content with their plethora of tasty Korean goodness!
2 Jurong East Central 1
Singapore (609731) Map
Located far from Singapore’s little K-Town in Tanjong Pagar, OPPA Korean BBQ Buffet at Jcube is set to be your go-to Korean buffet place in the west. Give their Beef Skirt-loin, Pork Collar, Sliced Pork Belly and Fresh Prawns a chance to impress with their succulent and juicy texture. Holler at your friends and convene for a Korean BBQ buffet feast at OPPA Korean BBQ Buffet this weekend.
435 Sembawang Road
Singapore (758398) Map
Another charming option for all you North diners, Seoul Kitchen is not just your ordinary neighbourhood restaurant. Fill your tummies with their free-flow meat, crispy Korean fried chicken buffet and unlimited side dishes. Their Korean BBQ and Korean fried chicken buffets are priced at the sweetest deal of $19.90 nett each - what a steal! So if you’re craving for some Korean BBQ but don’t wish to burn your wallet, look no further from Seoul Kitchen.
Korean BBQ Buffet Menu, Buffet King Menu, Fried Chicken Buffet Menu
231 Bain Street
Singapore (180231) Map
Located in the heart of Singapore, Ssak3 Korean BBQ is a great place to get your Korean barbecue fix! Offering free flow selection of their best meats like Duroc Honeycomb Pork Belly, Beef Short Plate and more, you are sure to have a daebak meal at Ssak3 Korean BBQ. Accompanied with free flow side dishes and a choice of one stew, your meal is sure to be well rounded up with all these goodness.
Main Menu, Unlimited Buffet Menu
44 Tanjong Pagar
Singapore (088465) Map
At a pocket-friendly price of $22++, Ssikkek Korean Grill’s buffet comes at a great deal. The buffet spread is sumptuous; think an array of top-quality meat such as ribeye, short ribs, pork belly and pork collar. Have some of their crunchy, fermented kimchi that will cut through the fattiness of the meats and balance out the rich meal. At Ssikkek Korean Grill, you can definitely feast like no tomorrow!
Satisfy your korean food cravings
Tanjong Pagar, the iconic hotspot for authentic korean food, is often the go-to for many locals and Koreans on the lookout for the best Korean restaurant in Singapore to satisfy their Korean food cravings. Walk along the streets of Tanjong Pagar and whiff in the familiar scents of Korean BBQ, Korean fried chicken and the classic Army Stew. Known to many, Tanjong Pagar’s korean food is a banger due to its wide variety, authenticity and tastiness. This we wouldn’t deny! However, if you’re on the hunt for the best Korean food elsewhere, we assure you that there are great options whether you reside in the North, West or East areas of Singapore, so start locating your next Korean restaurant on Chope today!
Korean food for any occasion
Planning to catch up with friends, head out for a family dinner or meet your date this weekend? If you’re struggling to decide on a place to go, try out one of these Korean restaurants in Singapore! From free-flow Korean BBQ buffets, to piping hot Korean stews and crispy Korean fried chicken, there’s something for everyone. No more pondering or hesitating! We guarantee that dining at our list of best Korean restaurants in Singapore will help you skip all the thinking you need to do. We recommend going for Korean BBQ buffets if you’ll be dining in a large group and authentic Korean restaurants for family dinners or a casual date night. If you're looking for a quick and easy fix for your office lunch breaks, settle with a Korean set meal offered at many of these Korean restaurants!
Dine at any of these Korean restaurants with Chope and get Daebak rewards!
Sick of wasting your time queueing for your turn to grab a seat? Book a table at any of these Korean restaurants with Chope for a fuss-free, efficient dining experience! No more waiting, no more wasting precious time. What’s better, receive 100 Chope-Dollars for every reservation you make at any of these restaurants. This means a step towards redeeming Daebak rewards from our wide range of perks on Chope! Does this sound attractive to you? Wait no further! Download the Chope app and start booking away! It’s time to make delicious food plans and climb your way up to get better rewards!