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scarfer Oct 30, 2006 09:00 PM

Does anyone know if there are still restaurants in K-Town that still use charcoal or wood chips for their BBQ grill ?

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    erha Oct 30, 2006 10:36 PM

    won jo on 32nd st uses charcoal grills...personally i think the whole charcoal thing is overrated. i'd go to kang suh or shilla anyday for bbq with the gas grills over won jo.

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      Lau Oct 31, 2006 02:28 AM

      try NY Komtang on 32nd st on the southside of the street, they have the best bbq. Get the thick pork (like bacon) and the kalbi, go with a couple of people

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        scarfer Oct 31, 2006 03:04 PM

        Thanks much. I'll give Wonjo or Kom Tang a shot.

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          sedela Oct 31, 2006 09:01 PM

          we went to Wonjo a couple of months ago and it must've changed ownership because it was horrible. and at the end of the night, we had to pay $40/person and we hadn't eaten anything really. we had to go for a 2nd dinner down the street.

          1. bolletje Nov 1, 2006 02:07 PM

            I recently ate at Kom Tang Soot Bul and thought it was quite good, and also pretty cheap-like $20 a person all-in (although we didn't drink much alcohol). We got the pork, and some steak, a pajeon that was too heavy and greasy, a huge plate of pork mandoo, and also a delicious dish of thick rice sticks in a spicy sauce with some veggies and fish cake-it was great!

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