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The 10 Best Korean Restaurants in Palo Alto

Updated: March 13, 2021

Did someone say Korean food? To get you the definitive list of the best Korean restaurants in Palo Alto, we assessed the top review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Find everything you need to know about the top Korean restaurants below.

Find the perfect Korean restaurant

So Gong Dong Tofu House

Korean
Palo Alto, Charleston Meadow
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Vons Chicken -Redwood City

Korean
Redwood City, Downtown
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.5

Sushiko

Japanese · $16 avg. main dish
Los Altos
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Menlo BBQ

Korean · $14 avg. main dish
Menlo Park
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

HōM Korean Kitchen

Korean · $10 avg. main dish
Redwood City, Downtown
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Gen Korean BBQ House

Asian
Mountain View
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Bonchon Mountain view

Asian · $27 avg. main dish
Mountain View, Old Mountain View
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Hanabi Sushi

Japanese · $17 avg. main dish
Mountain View
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Mikado

Japanese · $20 avg. main dish
Los Altos
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Su-Dam Korean Cuisine

Korean
Los Altos
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 3.5

How was this list created?

Figuring out the best Korean restaurants can take awhile. We pored over ratings for 28738 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 3104661 restaurant reviews in Palo Alto and 1899 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what The Silicon Valley Post and Infatuation had to say, and applied our Feastfox magic sauce. These top contenders have appeared in The Silicon Valley Post - Best Korean Restaurants in Silicon Valley and Infatuation - A Complete Guide To Eating In Palo Alto And The Rest Of The Peninsula. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their updated available services, so you can actually enjoy the food we show. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so enjoy the best food with no agenda. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Drink pairing tips

  • A next-level match for japchae

    When having japchae, experts suggest you pair it with a glass of Vouvray, a popular white wine.

Interesting facts

  • A classic meal

    Often regarded as one of the most traditional dishes in Korea, kimchi has long been prepared with fermented vegetables.

Parking in the area

We’ve all experienced the struggle of finding good parking near restaurants in Palo Alto. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen Korean spot.

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