K-Pop The Best Korean Food  

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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!

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Ramyun is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Korean Food
Ramyun Korean ramen

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175 15
Fried chicken is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Korean Food
Fried chicken Korean fried chicken (with/without spicy sauce)

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Bibimbap is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Korean Food
Bibimbap Rice mixed with meat, vegetables, an egg, and chili pepper paste

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172 17
Jajangmyeon is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Korean Food
Jajangmyeon Noodles with blackbean sauce

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164 17
Gimbap is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Korean Food
Gimbap Seaweed rice rolls

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162 22
Topokki is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Korean Food
Topokki Hot and spicy rice cake

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151 21
Bulgogi is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Korean Food
Bulgogi Korean beef (or pork) BBQ

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Kimchi-jjigae is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Korean Food
Kimchi-jjigae Kimchi stew

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Galbi is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Korean Food
Galbi Barbecued ribs

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103 19
Sundubu-jjigae is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Korean Food
Sundubu-jjigae Soft tofu stew

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108 24
Jjamppong is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Korean Food
Jjamppong Spicy mixed-up noodles, meat, seafood, and vegetables soup

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97 19
Japchae is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Korean Food
Japchae Stir fried glass noodles

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92 17
Dakgalbi is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Korean Food
Dakgalbi Spicy stir-fried chicken with vegetables

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Naengmyeon is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Korean Food
Naengmyeon Cold noodles in chilled broth

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80 15
Yukgaejang is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Korean Food
Yukgaejang Spicy beef and vegetable soup

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Tteokguk is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Korean Food
Tteokguk Rice cake soup

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Doenjang-jjigae is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Korean Food
Doenjang-jjigae Fermented soybean paste stew

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66 12
Kalguksu is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Korean Food
Kalguksu Homestyle chicken noodle soup

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79 20
Dak-bokkeumtang is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Korean Food
Dak-bokkeumtang Spicy Braised Chicken

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70 15
Manduguk is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Korean Food
Manduguk Dumpling soup

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69 15
Galbijjim is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Korean Food
Galbijjim Braised beef short ribs

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65 13
Jjimdak is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Korean Food
Jjimdak Braised chicken with vegetables

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68 15
Tangsuyuk is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Korean Food
Tangsuyuk Sweet and sour beef (or pork)

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62 12
Sujebi is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Korean Food
Sujebi Hand-torn noodle soup

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70 17
Tteokgalbi is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Korean Food
Tteokgalbi Minced, seasoned, and grilled beef ribs

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67 16
Donkatsu is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Korean Food
Donkatsu Breaded pork chops

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69 18
Galbitang is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Korean Food
Galbitang Beef short ribs soup

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68 18
Maeuntang is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Korean Food
Maeuntang Spicy fish soup

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61 14
Gyeranjjim is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Korean Food
Gyeranjjim Steamed egg

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66 18
Samgyetang is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Korean Food
Samgyetang Ginseng chicken soup

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Gamjatang is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Korean Food
Gamjatang Pork bones stew with potatoes and vegetables

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52 16
Seolleongtang is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Korean Food
Seolleongtang Beef bone soup

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53 21
Kongnamulbap is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Korean Food
Kongnamulbap Soybean sprouts bibimbap Soybean sprouts bibimbap

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Hoedeopbap is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Korean Food
Hoedeopbap Raw fish with rice and vegetables

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47 21
Golbaengi-muchim is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Korean Food
Golbaengi-muchim Spicy whelks with noodles

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Kongguksu is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Korean Food
Kongguksu Soy milk noodle soup

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Yukhoe is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Korean Food
Yukhoe Seasoned raw beef

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McDonald's Chicken McNuggets is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Korean Food
thebagsundermyeyes added McDonald's Chicken McNuggets