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The 6 Best Korean Restaurants Near Hayward

Updated: October 6, 2021

Pining for a plate of pajeon or a bowl of Samgyetang? These Korean Eateries in Hayward do it best. We analyzed top review sites and incorporated user and critic reviews for this list of top Korean eats in Hayward. If endless seafood options and great rice bowls sound good then visit the Korean eateries below.

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Volcano Island

Korean, $$, HaywardKorean, $$Hayward, Glen Eden
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Korea House

Korean, $$, HaywardKorean, $$Hayward, North Hayward
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

If you travel further

Maejoo Wings

Korean, $$, San LeandroKorean, $$San Leandro, Downtown
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.5

Vons Chicken

Korean, $$, Castro ValleyKorean, $$Castro Valley
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

The Chicken On Fire

Korean, $$, Castro ValleyKorean, $$Castro Valley
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Bonchon San Leandro

Asian, $$, San LeandroAsian, $$San Leandro, Downtown
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

Why these restaurants?

Selecting the right restaurant can be really difficult, especially when you would like to find a new one. We analyzed 1901 lists and articles from top sources like , 28808 Hayward restaurants’ ratings across Google and Yelp, and 3104661 reviews – all with some boam magic to make sense of the madness. The spots that made the cut have been featured in . 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. Every restaurant shown earned its spot fair and square. With boam, money never makes the list. These ten options are sure to delight.

Drink pairing tips

  • Enjoy fried chicken with Pale Ale

    To elevate your fried chicken experience, we recommend some Pale Ale to go with your dish. This pairing works especially well because this beer cleanses the palate.

  • A next-level pairing for crystal malt

    When having fried chicken, experts suggest you pair it with a glass of crystal malt, a popular beer.

  • Champagne with your fried chicken

    When considering how to best enjoy your fried chicken, we would highlight how well a glass of Champagne complements the dish as it acts as a palate cleanser for the fatty dish.


Did you know?

  • Celebrating a love for noodle

    Can’t get enough noodle? You’re not alone. National Noodle Day is celebrated every year on October 6 in The United States.

  • The first ever

    bibimbap has an interesting history, but it is generally agreed upon that it originates from Korea. The tasty dish has become immensely popular and sought after throughout the world.

  • Think you can handle some McDonald's Chicken McNugget?

    Naddar "FreakEating" Reda holds the record for eating the most McDonald's Chicken McNugget in the world by finishing no fewer than 170 in one sitting. Could you top that?

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