Looking to satisfy your appetite for Korean fare?
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top Korean spots around Irvine, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to fulfill your urges.
1. Kang Ho Dong Baekjeong
Topping the list is Kang Ho Dong Baekjeong. Located at 14160 Culver Drive in El Camino Real, the Korean spot, which offers barbecue and more, is the most popular Korean restaurant in Irvine, boasting 4.5 stars out of 1,437 reviews on Yelp.
2. All That Barbecue
Next up is Walnut Village's All That Barbecue, at 15333 Culver Drive, Suite 100. With four stars out of 2,004 reviews on Yelp, the Korean spot, which offers barbecue and more, has proven to be a local favorite.
3. Urban Seoul
The Business District's Urban Seoul, at 2750 Alton Parkway, Suite 131, is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the tapas bar, Asian fusion and Korean spot four stars out of 1,488 reviews.
Also in the Business District is SomiSomi, which offers Korean-style ice cream, desserts and more. It's another much-loved go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 288 Yelp reviews. Head over to 2700 Alton Parkway, Suite 125, to see for yourself.
5. I Can Barbecue
Finally, in Oak Creek, check out I Can Barbecue, which has earned four stars out of 833 reviews on Yelp. You can find the Korean spot, which offers barbecue and seafood, at 5781 Alton Parkway.