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The Best Korean Food  

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List Rules Korean foods only

If and when you are introduced to Korean food, put the scale away! If you're eating the best Korean food, you're not going to want to look. Why? Because you'll never stop eating! Korean dishes are known to hook people with their flavors that range from spicy to sweet. Just looking at this list of the best Korean dishes will make you drool. Korean cuisine is full of spicy chiles, BBQ meat, and freshly pickled vegetables. This range of flavors and textures is what draws people to traditional Korean food and keeps them coming back. Most westerners know about Korean BBQ, kimchi, and bibimbap. But have you ever tried bulgogi, gimpap, and topokki? What about Korean street food? Korean foods like these are just becoming popular in America. But what are the most delicious, satisfying, most excellent foods from Korea?

Korean food garners a huge following because of the variety it offers. Meat lovers and vegetarians alike will be able to find a myriad of delicious Korean dishes! This list of the top Korean dishes has all the best foods from Korea, with descriptions and photos. Upvote the best foods below, or add your favorite good Korean dishes if they aren't already on the list!
list ordered by
1
Ramyun is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Korean Food
Ramyun
Korean ramen
2
Fried chicken is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Korean Food
Korean fried chicken (with/without spicy sauce)
3
Gimbap is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Korean Food
Seaweed rice rolls
4
Bibimbap is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Korean Food
Rice mixed with meat, vegetables, an egg, and chili pepper paste
5
Jajangmyeon is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Korean Food
Jajangmyeon
Noodles with blackbean sauce
6
Bulgogi is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Korean Food
Korean beef (or pork) BBQ
7
Topokki is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Korean Food
Topokki
Hot and spicy rice cake
8
Galbi is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Korean Food
Barbecued ribs
9
Kimchi-jjigae is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Korean Food
Kimchi-jjigae
Kimchi stew
10
Sundubu-jjigae is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Korean Food
Sundubu-jjigae
Soft tofu stew
11
Dakgalbi is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Korean Food
Dakgalbi
Spicy stir-fried chicken with vegetables
12
Japchae is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Korean Food
Stir fried glass noodles
13
Jjamppong is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Korean Food
Jjamppong
Spicy mixed-up noodles, meat, seafood, and vegetables soup
14
Naengmyeon is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Korean Food
Naengmyeon
Cold noodles in chilled broth
15
Tteokguk is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Korean Food
Tteokguk
Rice cake soup
16
Yukgaejang is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Korean Food
Yukgaejang
Spicy beef and vegetable soup
17
Doenjang-jjigae is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Korean Food
Doenjang-jjigae
Fermented soybean paste stew
18
Kalguksu is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Korean Food
Kalguksu
Homestyle chicken noodle soup
19
Dak-bokkeumtang is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Korean Food
Dak-bokkeumtang
Spicy Braised Chicken
20
Tangsuyuk is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Korean Food
Tangsuyuk
Sweet and sour beef (or pork)
21
Manduguk is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Korean Food
Manduguk
Dumpling soup
22
Jjimdak is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Korean Food
Jjimdak
Braised chicken with vegetables
23
Donkatsu is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Korean Food
Donkatsu
Breaded pork chops
24
Gyeranjjim is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Korean Food
Gyeranjjim
Steamed egg
25
Galbijjim is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Korean Food
Galbijjim
Braised beef short ribs