Best Korean Barbeque Restaurants in Auckland


Whether you’re planning a special night or simply looking for a different place to eat with friends in Auckland, we’ve got you sorted with an impressive range of some of the best Korean cuisine in Auckland.

You can expect sizzle, spice, and all things nice at one of these top rated Korean Barbeque Restaurants.

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1. Dae Jang Geum Korean BBQ Restaurant

Location: 22 Torrens Road, Burswood, Auckland 2013, New Zealand

Telephone: +64 9-265 1700

Opening Hours: Open every day 5:00pm – 10:00pm


Dine inFree ParkingKid FriendlyBuffet
Indoor SeatingSelf ServiceFull Bar AvailableTable Booking Recommended

Dae Jang Geum Korean BBQ Restaurant is a fast food and indoor self-service buffet restaurant that offers a variety of Korean food. There is an all you can eat menu for approx $30 (without alcohol) which makes it a great place to have a get together with friends and family, without having to worry about how to split the bill at the end of the meal. 

There is a good selection of foods available at Dae Jang Geum Korean BBQ Restaurant, including a range of seafood with flavoured marinated meats with easy to use grills, as well as tasty side dishes. 

If you’re looking for an authentic Korean BBQ on the cheap, Dae Jang Geum Korean BBQ Restaurant is always a great choice.

2. Daebak BBQ

Location: 99 Albert Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand

Telephone: +64 9-377 9131

Opening Hours: Open daily – 11:30am – 3:00pm & 4:30pm – 10:00pm

Prices: Lunch is approx $23 and dinner is approx $26


BuffetIndoor SeatingOutdoor SeatingGluten Free Options

Daebak BBQ is one of the best buffet style restaurants located in Auckland. They are known for a relaxed & friendly dining environment, great value for money, and exceptional service, which makes it the perfect night out for any occasion. They have an impressive range of flavorful meat and dessert dishes available for everyone to enjoy whether you are wanting to dine indoors or outdoors. 

Daebak BBQ have a great choice of seating areas available in their restaurant. They also have Gluten Free options available on their menu. Dining times are limited to 1hour and 30 minutes.

3. Dak Hanmari Korean BBQ

Location: 5 Auburn Street, Takapuna, Auckland 0622, New Zealand

Telephone: +64 9-488 0012

Opening Hours: 

  • Monday – Friday 5:30pm – 10:00pm
  • Saturday & Sunday 5:00pm – 10:00pm

Prices: from approx $30


BuffetFree ParkingIndoor SeatingTable Booking Recommended

Dak Hanmari Korean BBQ is a casual dining experience restaurant that serves Asian, Korean, and Korean BBQ food. 

They offer unlimited buffet dining with cast iron grill trays, and chimneys at each table, which makes it not too hot or smoky inside. They offer an impressive menu which includes BBQ Meat, Fried Chicken Wings, Beef Ribs, Pork Belly, and more.

Dak Hanmari Korean BBQ has an excellent reputation and is well known for serving high quality fresh food delivered to you by their well trained and friendly staff members. The restaurant tends to get very busy, so it’s best to make a booking if you plan on visiting during the dinner rush.

4. Faro Korean Restaurant

Locations: 5 Lorne St. Auckland CBD

49 Nuffield St. Newmarket 

138 Hurstmere Rd. Takapuna 



Telephone numbers:

  • CBD – 09-379-4040
  • St. Newmarket – 09-529-4040
  • Takapuna – 09-486-5050

Opening Hours:

  • Monday – Friday 11:30am – 2:15pm &  5:30pm – 9:30pm
  • Saturday – 11:30am – 2pm & 5:30pm – 9:30pm
  • Sunday – 11:30am – 2:15pm & 5:30pm – 8:30pm


Indoor DiningTakeawaySet MenuIndoor Seating
Group Bookings AvailableFull Bar AvailableVegetarian Friendly Table Bookings For Groups
Split BillsPrivate Dining AreaCash & Cards AcceptedTable Bookings Recommended

Faro Korean Restaurant is a world-class Korean cuisine in an attractive and relaxed dining environment in Auckland. They provide a sit down service where everything is brought to your table. They have the classic sit down table setups but they also offer a more private set up with hidden rooms for dining groups of more than six people.

5. Gangnam Style Korean BBQ Buffet

Location: 11/62-78 Hurstmere Road, Takapuna, Auckland 0622, New Zealand


Telephone: +64 9-489 1800

Opening Hours: Everyday 12:00pm – 10:30pm

Prices: $28 per person, 2 – 13 years old $2


Takeaway AvailableTable Booking RecommendedVegetarian FriendlyPrivate Dining Area
BuffetPet FriendlyIndoor SeatingFull Bar Available

Gangnam Style Korean BBQ Buffet opened in 2013 and is one of Auckland’s top rated Authentic Korean BBQ buffet restaurants in Takapuna. When you dine at Gangnam, you will expect the experience to be fun and in loud, energy filled atmosphere. You can cook your Korean BBQ yourself on your table top grill, and even the kids can cook it too.

Gangnam Style Korean BBQ Buffet has over 60 kinds of appetizers, main dishes, cold dishes, salads, selected meats and seafood, and desserts on their menu. Booking is essential. 

6. HANSIK Restaurant & Bar

Location: 19 Drake Street, Freemans Bay, Auckland 1010, New Zealand

Telephone: +64 9-930 0055

Opening Hours: 

  • Monday – Friday 12:00pm – 2:30pm & 5:00pm – 9:30pm
  • Saturday & Sunday – 5:00pm – 9:30pm

Prices: Approx $40 per person


Takeaway AvaliableIndoor SeatingGluten Free Options Vegetarian Friendly
Set MenuOutdoor SeatingLunch MenuTable Booking Recommended

HANSIK Restaurant & Bar is an old converted warehouse which gives it a unique and private feel when you are dining on the Korean cuisine. They provide a selection of healthy and well balanced meals with fresh and natural ingredients. Dining at this Korean restaurant is more on the pricier side compared to our other recommendations, however it is well worth the money as you get five sides, soup and rice, and a great selection of meat. 

7. Hanna Korean BBQ

Location: 869 Dominion Road, Mount Roskill, Auckland 1041, New Zealand

Telephone: +64 9-629 2869

Opening Hours: Everyday 5:00pm – 10:00pm

Hanna Korean BBQ is an all you can eat buffet. Their range of meats and vegetables are more limited than other Auckland spots. They have indoor dining and a heated outdoor seating area available. So if you’ve never tried Korean Cuisine before, you will not be disappointed when you try traditional Korean BBQ dishes at this famous restaurant.

8. Kang Nam Station

Location: 329 Queen Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand

Telephone: +64 9-309 1588

Opening Hours:

  • Monday – Thursday 10:00am – 12:00am
  • Friday & Saturday 10:00am – 1:00am
  • Sunday 4:00pm – 1:00am

Prices: Approx $25 per person


Indoor SeatingTakeaway AvailableVegetarian Friendly Outdoor Seating

Kang Nam Station is one of the oldest Korean restaurants in Auckland. This popular Korean cuisine provides high quality dishes, their most popular being: BBQ Beef, Bulgogi, Spicy Pork, and Sides. So if you and your friends are in search of the best Korean dish, you will not be disappointed with this hidden gem!