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Kimbop in mid town?

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ultbil Sep 5, 2007 10:22 AM

Any place in midtown have kim bop (a Korean snack (?) that looks like sushi but has cooked ingredients...veggies, meat...)?

Thanks.

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  1. JungMann RE: ultbil Sep 5, 2007 10:37 AM

    Azure has it on their steam table. It is not exactly the best gourmet kimbop in the world, but I get it every now and again.

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      moymoy RE: ultbil Sep 5, 2007 11:18 AM

      Most midtown delis that have the pay-per-pound food bars offer kimbop. If you are in the 32nd Street & 5th Ave vicinity you can easily find it at the H-Mart/Han Ah Reum supermarket...it's much cheaper that way too.

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        ultbil RE: moymoy Sep 5, 2007 11:43 AM

        Han Ah Reum is good, unfortunately I'm in the mid 50's, near 7th ave (I should have been more accurate).

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          Lau RE: ultbil Sep 5, 2007 07:54 PM

          there is a korean restaurant in the garment district, i cant remember exactly where it is though

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        jeanki RE: ultbil Sep 5, 2007 06:51 PM

        There is a place in Koreatown that serves only kimbop, a takeout storefront called Emo I think, on 32nd st between 5th and 6th.

        1. bigjeff RE: ultbil Sep 8, 2007 08:59 AM

          there is a great place in chelsea (8th avenue and 27th or 26th) which specializes in kimbop, named KOFOO. great place, good lunch crowd, very fresh and good variety. they might have also started offering some other stuff, but you could get one or two orders and be very satisfied for lunch.

          most of those korean per-pound places have it also, but its usually stale, bad ratios of rice to filling, and just not very good.

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