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Sochan Korean Cuisine

157 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 3-539 1200
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“dumplings” (4 reviews)
“bibimbap” (3 reviews)
“honey chicken” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Korean, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
157 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

I came across this delightful takeaway food shop by accident, and ate there every night I was in Nelson. The proprietor is Korean and clearly knows how to deliver flavours with quality food, and quickly. I had Bimbap and it was $14. So I had...More

Thank Kate B
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

One of Nelson's Best Cheap Eats. Can't get enough of the honey chicken and beef bulgogi. Friendly staff.

Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Tasty Korean food, all prepared fresh. Highly recommend for takeout when you need smth quick and don’t feel like a sit down.

Thank olya_sf
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Korean fast food, very tasty. Don't judge it by the outside which is not exactly welcoming or comfortable but the food is well made and tasty and for a good price, very friendly service. Wife and I got two different meals and dumplings and shared...More

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Great value food, big helpings of salad meals with rice and a choice of toppings and sauce. The bibimbap was delicious and the kim chi stew. Tasty food which is healthy (bonus!) and very affordable ( the medium sized meals are quite big!)

Thank Yas S
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Great fried chicken with amazing taste! Best chicken I've ever had in NZ. Very tasty and clean Wish to visit every day

Thank HaY115
Reviewed 19 October 2017

conveniently located near the centre of town, this little restaurant produces a variety of good quality and tasty food and fast service. They also cater for vegetarians and vegans.

Thank Gregory W
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Got a beef bibimbap and fried dumplings. Absolutely delicious. Beef was seasoned perfectly and the ingredients were fresh. The dumplings are so good. Would come again.

Thank Tim L
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Really, really good, fresh & authentic tasting Korean food. A small clean joint where one can eat in or take out. Can highly recommend.

Thank talbot123
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

This was my first Korean food experience after watching heaps of K-Drama I knew i had to try it out! Bulgogi was the dish on top of my list it did not disappoint I had it with the spicy pork also both were so amazing!...More

Thank MaraB2191
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$11
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 157 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +64 3-539 1200
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