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Dakota Kim is a writer, editor, and recovering restaurant owner living in Los Angeles. Her food, travel, TV, and lifestyle stories have appeared in the Los Angeles Times, New York Times, Food & Wine, Travel + Leisure, Civil Eats, Food52, and many other publications.
The Best Korean Restaurants In The San Gabriel Valley
The Best Korean Restaurants In The San Ga…
12 spots to satisfy all your KFC, juk, and yukgaejang needs.
A Ri Rang is a beloved Korean spot in San Gabriel known for its soon tofu and combination plates.
Cafe Gunul 2 is a Korean-Italian fusion spot in Rowland Heights with all sorts of delicious pasta and pizza combinations.
Bonjuk & Bibimbab Cafe in Rowland Heights is a Seoul-based chain with truly excellent juk.
Kanghodong Baekjeong is a Korean spot in Temple City that’s perfect for a big night out, or any other time you just want to eat a ton of Korean BBQ.
Kyodong Noodle is a Korean-Chinese spot in Arcadia with fantastic jjamppong.
KJ Korean Tofu & BBQ in South Pasadena is a restaurant that is basically impossible not to like.
Jeun Tong Tofu House is a family-run Korean spot in West Covina that makes absolutely terrific soon tofu.
Fork Over Pork is a Korean spot in Arcadia with great naengmyeon and lunchbox deals.
Sul & Beans is a Korean spot in Rowland Heights with some of the best bingsoo around.
Bonchon is a KFC chain in San Gabriel with truly excellent spicy chicken.