The Best Korean BBQ Restaurants In Tanjong Pagar To Get Your K-food Fix

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By: balqis
August 4, 2022

Nestled in the Central Business District, Tanjong Pagar is a bustling neighbourhood that has transformed into a modern district with majestic skyscrapers. The area around its row of nineteenth-century shophouses is decked with street murals, showcasing its rich cultural heritage. Touted as the melting pot of Singapore, it is dotted with uprising cafes, underground bars, and luxurious restaurants with international culinary selections. The northern part of Tanjong Pagar Road is where local foodies gather for an authentic taste of Korean dishes. Dubbed as Little Korea, you will find a plethora of Korean BBQ restaurants scattered across Tanjong Pagar.

If you have been craving a smorgasbord of juicy meats, chilled soju, and banchan or side dishes, these authentic Korean restaurants will certainly help to satiate your hunger. Whether you’re looking for an affordable buffet style BBQ or a new Korean restaurant in town, this list is specially curated for you.

The Best Korean BBQ Restaurants in Tanjong Pagar

Superstar K

Its premium meat cuts and top-notch service make it easy to see why Superstar K is lauded as one of the best Korean BBQ restaurants in Tanjong Pagar. They offer traditional charcoal grill BBQ with a myriad selection of meats like prime beef ($29.90), seasoned king size beef ribs ($39.90), black pork belly ($28), salted pork neck ($19.90) and black pepper chicken ($18.90). Make sure to try out other dishes too, including steamed eggs ($5), ramen ($12) and kimchi pancakes ($22).

Customer review:

“One of my favourite Korean bbq places in sg. Their cuisine is very authentic and the staff are all Korean, we had the set menu A with all beef on this time. They have other sets that have chicken and other meats. Another favourite is the steamed egg which is fluffy and soft.”

Kevin KW, Google Review

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Address75 Tanjong Pagar Road, Singapore 088496
Opening hoursMonday to Sunday:: 12 pm – 2 pm. 5 am – 11 pm
Contact details+65 6224 0504


O.BBa BBQ has five branches located across Tanjong Pagar, Bukit Timah and Woodlands. They only use 100% premium charcoal, ensuring that you get that flavoursome smoky taste. Aside from offering an a la carte menu, the restaurant offers an affordable menu set ranging from beef BBQ, pork BBQ, black pork belly and the O.BBa set. If you ever find yourself there, we recommend you try saengsamgupsal ($24) which is a 180-gram sliced pork belly. Make sure to wash it all down with soju or even maggoli which is Korean rice wine.

Customer review:

“Yummy Korean BBQ restaurant.  Good quality beef.  Side dishes are refillable upon request.  I like their flying fish roe with rice.  You mix all the ingredients into a ball shape to eat.”

Sasa, Google review

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Address63 Tanjong Pagar Road, Singapore 088484
Opening hoursOpen daily except Tuesday: 11:30 am – 3 pm. 5 pm – 11 pm
Contact details+65 6222 0840

Guiga Korean BBQ Restaurant

If you ever decide to search for the best Korean BBQ restaurants in Tanjong Pagar, you will surely see Guiga Korean BBQ Restaurant on the list. If you want to satisfy your carnivore cravings without breaking the bank, they offer several BBQ sets that allow you to enjoy different types of meat, from prime beef ribs to thin-sliced beef brisket and fresh pork belly. Our personal recommendation is the soy sauce marinated raw crab, which is a delicacy not often served in local restaurants.

Customer review:

“I’ve been given heads up that the queue is normally long here, so my sister and I were the first to arrive at 11:05 AM on a Saturday.  Customer service is really good and fast! Someone would do the BBQ for you. So you just wait and sit pretty. We ordered set C, and everything was delicious! The quality of the meat is great! I finally understand why my friends highly recommend this place! Check it out if you haven’t!”

Agnes Domingo, Google review

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Address134 Tanjong Pagar Road, Singapore 088538
Opening hoursOpen daily: 11 am – 3 pm. 5 pm – 11 am
Contact details+65 8318 0998

Ssikkek Korean BBQ

For those who want to sink their teeth into a smorgasbord of heavenly meat, the Ssikkek Korean BBQ is your best bet. Aside from side dishes and vegetables, the buffet spread features a wide range of premium meats, including pork belly, pork collar, short ribs, and rib eye. Other dishes worth mentioning include tteokbokki and japchae. The best part? The price is super affordable, with adults starting from $25.80, whereas children aged between eight and 13 years old start from $15.80.

Customer review:

“Nice food and not so smoky as expected. Generous on the portion.”

Ken Wong, Google review

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Address44 Tanjong Pagar Road, Singapore 088465
Opening hoursMonday to Thursday: 3:30 pm – 11 pm. Friday to Sunday: 5 pm – 11 pm
Contact details+65 6220 7119

Supulae Korean BBQ

Conveniently located near Tanjong Pagar MRT, Supulae Korean BBQ is the go-to place for meat-lovers. Inside, you will see tables with built-in charcoal grilling sections and fume extraction to filter the air. The menu selection is endless, with options for set and a la carte. We suggest you opt for their BBQ sets, which come in four variants, Pork Set A, Pork Set B, Pork Set C and Pork Set D. These sets feature different meats like chicken sausage, beef brisket, pork belly and marinated beef ribs. Any BBQ session is not complete without alcoholic beverages, so make your pick between ($15), Korean rice wine ($22), Korean raspberry wine ($25), or fruity soju ($18).

Customer review:

“My newfound favourite spot for Korean food in Tanjong Pagar. The owner was really friendly, everything tasted good and piping hot. For anyone looking for good Korean food in Tanjong Pagar, go here!”

Lau Zhen Chao, Facebook review

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Address80 Tanjong Pagar Road, Singapore 088501
Opening hoursSunday to Thursday: 5 pm to 12 am. Friday, Saturday and public holidays: 5 pm – 2 amLunchtime: Monday to Friday: 11:30 am – 2:30 pm
Contact details+65 6225 2248

Mul Gogi Korean BBQ

Unlike other Korean BBQ restaurants in Tanjong Pagar, Mul Gogi Korean BBQ uses water-aged meat technique. This will ensure that the meat is flavorful and tender for the ultimate experience. At Mul Gogi Korean BBQ, you can find an infinite variety of delectable meats, including boneless short ribs, pork jowl, soy sauce chicken BBQ, and rump cap. If you want to cool down after grilling those juicy meats, we recommend ordering cold kimchi noodles ($16) or buckwheat cold noodle soup ($16).

Customer review:

“Great food and large portions of food. Excellent customer service also”

Rashma Vijay, Facebook review

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Address48 Tras Street Singapore, Singapore 078987
Opening hoursOpen daily except Monday: 5 pm – 1 am
Contact details+65 6904 9493

MIMI Korean BBQ Restaurant

With a 4.7 star rating on Google, MIMI Korean BBQ Restaurant is known for offering affordable BBQ at an affordable price. Their unlimited BBQ buffet is a perfect choice if you want to relish your taste buds with a plethora of fresh meats and side dishes. The price per person for adults is $29.50 and $19.50 for children. Their signature dishes, Korean army stew ($44.00) or spicy rice cake ($22), are the perfect way to end your meal.

Customer review:

“The staff were friendly and open to feedback when we commented about the fried chicken. The food was super tasty, I really loved the seafood pancake! It was so crispy. The small side dishes were good too. I’ll come back again soon.”

Rachel A, MIMI Korean BBQ Restaurant’s official website 

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Address2 Peck Seah Street #01-01 Air View Building Singapore 079305
Opening hoursOpen daily: 11:30 am – 3 pm. 5:30 pm –11 pm
Contact details+6592230114

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