Happy Samgyupsal Day!
Korean BBQ is relatively cheap if you know where to go in Metro Manila—which is why it’s almost shocking when KBBQ joints come out with deals and discounts. To celebrate Samgyupsal Day on March 3, Jin Joo Korean Grill is serving up their sizzling samgyupsal for only ₱1.
You best believe that you’re getting a good deal out of this authentic Korean restaurant. All you have to do is order one (1) a la carte dish to avail of the one-peso samgyupsal promo. The promo is only available for walk-ins and each table or group can enjoy a maximum of two (2) ₱1 Samgyupsal orders only.
Good news is that you can enjoy this promo at the following branches: SM Aura Premier, Eastwood Citywalk, The Podium, SM Mall of Asia, Glorietta 4, and SM City Bacoor. For more information on Jin Joo and their promos, check out their Facebook page and Instagram account.
Looking for other KBBQ joints near you to visit on Samgyupsal day? Check out our list below:
The Ultimate Guide to the Best Korean BBQ Joints in Metro Manila
It’s obvious that Korean culture has a huge influence, especially K-Pop. But when it comes to food, there has been a noticeable surge of Korean restaurants all over the country serving up familiar and unfamiliar Korean food.
While Korean cuisine has so much to offer – top-notch street food, chicken + beer, noodle stews, and so(ju) much more – one rising star has set our food scene on fire. 3 words, say it and we’re yours: Korean Barbecue Grill.
Ready to KBBQ?
Manila is filled with so many Korean joints serving authentic Korean cuisine. It doesn’t help that we crave for some KBBQ each time we finish an episode of our favorite K-drama shows.
If you’re going to give in to temptation, you might as well go to the best! Check out some of our favorite spots for KBBQ in the Metro:
The Cooking Room – Maginhawa St.
Bringing together all the ingredients for a great dining experience, The Cooking Room serves up a must-try all-you-can-eat KBBQ experience. With premium meat, fresh sides, and even the option for gourmet sausages, it’s time to get cooking with good times and amazing eats at The Cooking Room!
Buy 3 Get 1 FREE Unlimited Samgyupsal Buffet with Beef for P300 per person
Saangyeopsal – Loyola Heights
Located in the heart of Loyola Heights, Saangyeopsal serves unlimited Korean barbecue at budget-friendly prices. Choose from 8 kinds of premium pork and beef cuts along with scrumptious side dishes and enjoy a flavorful taste of Korean dining at Saangyeopsal!
Leann’s Tea House – Mother Ignacia St.
Serving up authentic Korean food, Leann’s Tea House are certified KBBQ masters. Barkadas based in Quezon City can gorge on their unlimited samgyeopsal, incredible kimchi, and their bestselling seafood pancakes. Insider tip: get a buffet for 4 for the price of 3 pax!
Buy 3 Get 1 FREE Unlimited Pork & BBQ Lunch for only P375 per person
Seoul Train KBBQ – Tomas Morato
Seoul Train Korean Barbecue is a locomotive train-themed restaurant that offers Korean grilled meats, galbi tang and other traditional dishes. Take a photo inside the train and their graffiti walls and win a prize from their arcade crane machines.
Insider tip: Enjoy up to P100 off your bill!
Seoulgyupsal – Banawe
Seoulgyupsal is a new Korean restaurant in town with specialties such as the Special Spicy Samgyupsal, Yangnum Samgyupsal, and Unli Grilled Chicken.
Gen Korean BBQ – MOA Complex
Gen is a popular Korean restaurant chain from Los Angeles, California. The word “GEN” means “the beginning” and is actually an open invitation to the art of Korean BBQ. Insider tip: You can get 100% Imported Unlimited Korean Barbecue for 3 pax and get 1 pax for free! Read more here.
Insider tip: Enjoy ONE FREE entry for every THREE PAID ENTRIES coming out as ₱2,994 instead of ₱3,992!
678 Korean BBQ – MOA Seaside
678 Korean BBQ is a famous global franchise with branches around New York, Hawaii, Sydney and more! Enjoy grilling your KBBQ in their charcoal griller and try the Egg Wrap (filled with oozing cheese) as well!
Reservations are accepted
Seaside, SM Mall of Asia, Pasay
Sariwon – High Street
Awarded “The Best Korean Restaurant” by the Seoul Metropolitan Government. Sariwon is also famed for its Legendary Bulgogi and Galbi or Barbecued Beef Short Ribs, with the New York Times proclaiming it as the “The Most Tender Succulent in Seoul.”
Namoo House – BGC
Namoo House in Uptown Mall is the local franchise of Maple Tree House, a popular KBBQ restaurant from Seoul, Korea. It offers value-for-money premium meat cooked on charcoal grill. Read our full feature here.
Insider tip: Enjoy up to ₱300 off your bill!
Ye dang – Meralco Ave.
Ye Dang takes their cooking to heart and serves only the most authentic Korean food. Try the Pork Cutlets and Grilled Chicken and once you’re done grilling, wrap them up together with rice in their fresh lettuce, and eat away!
Reservations are accepted
88 Meralco Ave, Ortigas, Pasig
(02) 8631-9086; (0917) 812-0286
Sibyullee – Ayala Malls 30th
Sibyullee, being the third concept of the Happy Foods Group and award-winning Korean restaurateurs Mr. Sung Rah and wife, Mrs. Yoo Chang, serves modern Seoul BBQ and street food dishes.
Other kinds of Korean food you should try that they offer are the Galbi Cheese BBQ, Cheese Ramyeon, and Bungeoppang. Read our full feature here.
Premier The Samgyupsal – Malate
Premier The Samgyupsal is an underrated Korean restaurant in Malate, near Robinson’s Place Manila. They have Unlimited Samgyupsal for Php 580/head.
Mak Chang – Malate
Mak Chang is a small Korean restaurant specializing in grilled meats. Unlike Korean Garden, Mak Chang’s menu is much smaller, just 8 meat selections on their menu, and each customer is required to order at least 2 dishes of any kind.
No reservations accepted
1784 Adriatico St., Malate, Manila
Sing Sing – BF Homes
A value-for-money Korean restaurant, get your fill of unlimited Pork Samgyupsal plus side dishes at Sing Sing.
No reservations accepted
268-A Aguirre Ave, BF Homes, Parañaque
Sodam – Little Baguio
Sodam is an authentic Korean restaurant that’s known for serving unlimited Korean BBQ and other cuisine staples. Their Samgyupsal, Japchae, and Haemul Pajeon come highly recommended. Check out the wooden stacks of meat.
No reservations accepted
17 Jose Abad Santos, Little Baguio, San Juan
(02) 8246 9069; (0905) 393-4190
Samgyupsalamat – multiple branches
Samgyupsalamat is a Korean BBQ restaurant popular for their Grill-All-You-Can during weekends. Order their Gochujang Samgyupsal, sliced pork belly with sweet & spicy sauce.
Masil – multiple branches
Masil Charcoal Grill is an authentic KBBQ that was formerly known as Seoul Fusion. They’re known for their Saeng Samgyupsal and the Galbi Jim. Insider tip: Free coffee or tea after your meal.
Matgalne – multiple branches
Matgalne is a popular Korean restaurant that unlimited Korean BBQ (pork and beef) which you can pair with choices of over 20 side dishes. It’s a popular choice for office goers in the Ortigas and Makati business districts.
Soban K-Town – multiple branches
Inspired by “K-Town” communities in L.A, New York, and Hong Kong, Soban offers unique Korean-Mexican fusion dishes like K-Tacos and Korritos,
But their Korean food specialty here is Soban’s 6-Flavor Samgyupsal Set that comes with 540 grams of marinated pork belly, namely: original, fruity, chili bean, soy garlic, doenjang (Korean miso), and, wine!
Here’s a crystal clear guide on how to be pro at KBBQ.
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