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Old Koreatown is an area in North Dallas - around I-35 and Royal Lane - that’s worth a trip from Downtown, especially for Koryo Kalbi. The a la carte options work great for a weeknight dinner, but what you really come for is the Korean barbecue. Come with a big group and be prepared to eat a lot of food. The banchan appetizers change daily and when you choose your meats, make sure you include the marinated short rib because it’s the best thing here.

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