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The 8 Best Korean Restaurants Near Newark

Updated: October 6, 2021

Looking for your next Korean Feast? Why not try the banchan or bulgogi at these top Newark restaurants? To get you the best from the Korean peninsula right here in Newark we analyzed top review sites and expert opinions. Don’t wait for your next plate of dumplings and Korean beer. These Newark Eateries are ready for your next visit.

Find the perfect restaurant

Vons Chicken - Newark

Korean, $$, NewarkKorean, $$Newark
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 4.5

Sia Fusion Eatery

Asian, $$, NewarkAsian, $$Newark
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

K-Town BBQ

Korean, $$, NewarkKorean, $$Newark
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 4.0

Cham Sae Bistro

Korean, $$, NewarkKorean, $$Newark
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 4.0

Flaming House Restaurant & Bar

Asian, $$, NewarkAsian, $$Newark
Google: 3.9
Yelp: 4.0

Bonchon Newark

Asian, $$, NewarkAsian, $$Newark
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.0

If you travel further

Rice Junky

Korean, $, FremontKorean, $Fremont, Glenmoor
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Spoon Korean Bistro

Korean, $$, FremontKorean, $$Fremont, East Industrial
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.5

Why these restaurants?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. We pored over ratings for 28808 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 3104661 restaurant reviews in Newark and 1901 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what had to say, and applied our boam magic sauce. The spots that made the cut have been featured in . We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal as the industry adapts to COVID-19. Since boam gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Drink pairing tips

  • The ideal pairing for fried chicken

    Experts recommend pairing a fried chicken with a glass of Pale Ale, a popular beer.

  • Tempranillo with your fried chicken

    When considering what goes best with fried chicken, we recommend a glass of Tempranillo, it truly complements the dish as it cuts the fat with its tannins.


  • Riesling and fried chicken


    Not sure what white wine to drink with your fried chicken? Try Riesling. The acidic flavors will pair nicely with the food and complete the meal.

Factoids

  • A typical drink from Korea

    Do you like a drink with clear, slightly-sweet distilled spirit flavours? You should try some soju from Korea.

  • Ready for some gyoza?

    Peter Czerwinski holds the record for eating the most gyoza in the world by finishing no fewer than 10 in one sitting. Could you top that?

  • A classic dish

    Certain dishes are so iconic that they can become a part of a country’s identity. In Korea, bulgogi is recognized as one of the most popular national dishes.

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