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12 Korean Marts In KL & Selangor To Check Out This 2022

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Situated in the basement of Plaza Mont Kiara, NH Pasarnita Mart is a one-stop Korean mart for all basic necessities. It's well-stocked with kitchen equipment and snacks, as well as fresh produce like meats and more — almost anything lah, really.

Address:
2, Jalan Kiara, Mont Kiara,
50480 Kuala Lumpur

Opening hours:
9am – 8pm (Daily)

You can check out their Facebook page.

2. Shin Korea

Having held its soft launch in November last year, Shin Korea is one of the Korean marts in Cheras offering authentic Korean groceries. As it's still pretty new, you can request specific items for them to consider importing to Malaysia.

You can also find them on Shopee and GrabMart.

Address:
106, Jalan Damai Raya 2,
56000 Cheras, Kuala Lumpur

Opening hours:
10am – 7pm (Daily)

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3. K market

K market has multiple branches, two in Klang Valley, as well as outlets in Penang and Johor. You'll find everything Korean-related here, from fresh produce to frozen food, stationery, snacks, and kitchen tools. It also has some ready-made Korean banchan (side dishes) to pair with meals!

Addresses:

K Market Solaris
Lot J-G-10 & 11, GF, Jalan Solaris,
Solaris Mont Kiara, 50480 Kuala Lumpur

K Market Puchong
GF-02, Ground Floor, Tower 1 @ PFCC,
Jalan Puteri 1/2, Bandar Puteri Puchong,
47100 Puchong, Selangor

K Market Penang
Seri Tanjung Pinang, Tanjung Tokong, Penang.

K Market Johor
26, Jalan Permas 10/5, Bandar Baru Permas Jaya,
81750 Johor Bahru, Johor

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Located in Solaris, Kim's Mart has a wide selection of fresh produce, including multiple-sized tubs of freshly made kimchi! There's also an aisle of beauty products, Korean pots and pans, a small section for meats, frozen foods, and drinks. 

Image via SAYS
Image via SAYS

Address:
11, Jalan Solaris 2, Solaris Mont Kiara,
50480 Kuala Lumpur

Opening hours:
9.30am – 10.30pm (Daily)

You can check out their Facebook page.

5. KO Mart

This spacious Korean grocer opened in January last year in 1 Mont Kiara, supplying fresh food and ingredients, as well as household goods. You can find fresh pork and beef, rice, noodles, and more. Several Koreans themselves even mention that they get their necessities here.

Address:
1 Mont' Kiara, L3-12, 1, Jalan Kiara,
Mont Kiara, 50480 Kuala Lumpur

Opening hours:
10am – 8pm (Daily)

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6. Shin Sun Mi Market

Previously located in Ampang, Shin Sun Mi Market has since moved to Sunway GEO Avenue. It offers everything from easy-to-cook kits to banchan, including kimchi and soy sauce quails eggs. Yum. There's even a stall serving fresh food such as tteok-bokki, corn dogs, and kimbap.

Address:
G-01-03 Sunway Geo, Jalan Lagoon Selatan,
Bandar Sunway, 47500 Subang Jaya, Selangor

Opening hours:
10am – 8.30pm (Daily)

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7. Freshan Grocer

Freshan Grocer has two outlets, one in 163 Retail Park and a second in Desa ParkCity. It considers itself as a premium Korean grocer offering frozen foods, fresh produce, snacks and ramen, banchan, and occasionally, seasonal fruits.

Addresses:

Mont Kiara
Lot 2F - 18, 8, Jalan Kiara, Mont Kiara,
50480 Kuala Lumpur

Waterfront Desa ParkCity
The Waterfront Carpark 1, 1st, 5, Persiaran Residen,
Desa Parkcity, 52200 Kuala Lumpur

Opening hours:
10am – 8pm (Daily)

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8. Dong Ne Korean Mart

Although relatively smaller than other Korean marts in Ampang, Dong Ne is said to have a good selection of meats for Korean barbecues, a variety of kimchi, noodles, and other snacks. One customer's review said that there's also a selection of halal products.

Image via Google

Address:
B12, 1, Jalan Ampang Utama 2/2,
One Ampang Avenue, 68000 Ampang, Selangor

Opening hours:
9am – 8pm (Daily)

9. Seoul Mart Supermarkets

Seoul Mart in Desa Sri Hartamas is like stepping into a small hometown Korean shop and is one of the longer-standing outlets in KL. The mart isn't that big but you can find all kinds of snacks, drinks, as well as beauty products, frozen goods, dry condiments, and banchan.

Image via JJ/Google
Image via Jang Mi/Google

Address:
Ground Floor, Plaza Crystal Ville Centre,
27, Jalan 23/70a, Desa Sri Hartamas, 50480 Kuala Lumpur

Opening hours:
9am – 8pm (Daily)

10. Galaxy Korean Mart

Located in Galaxy Ampang Mall is this no-frills Korean mart that sells a variety of household products and food. Several customers mention that though the mall itself is quite deserted, the mart has an authentic Korean feel with a good selection, including some rare items as well.

Address:
64, Komplex Galaxy Ampang, Jalan Dagang 5,
Taman Dagang, 68000 Ampang, Selangor

Opening hours:
9am – 8pm (Daily)

11. K Shop Korea Store

If you live in or are near Cheras, this convenience shop – under K Market – is located in LeisureMall with a selection of Korean snacks, drinks, and street food goodies.

A good spot to just drop by and stock up on snacks while in the area.

Address:
Lot L1-63, Level 1, Cheras LeisureMall,
Jalan Manis 2 Taman Segar,
Batu 9 Cheras 56100 Kuala Lumpur

Opening hours:
10am – 8pm (Daily)

You can check out their Facebook page.

12. Hanaro Mart

Hanaro Mart is a go-to spot for many residents offering everything from makgeolli and ingredients, to all types of banchan. Some returning customers review that their homemade kimchi is particularly yummy.  

Image via Google
Image via Google
Image via Google

Address:
GF, C-9, Jalan Utama, One Ampang Avenue,
68000 Ampang, Selangor

Opening hours:
9am – 10.15pm (Daily)

You can check out their Facebook page.

BONUS: HNJ Mart (self-pickup / delivery only)

HNJ Mart in Kuchai Lama functions more as a warehouse supplier than a store where you can browse through items.

Instead, you can order on their website and then self-pickup or have the items delivered to your doorstep. It's also on Shopee and Lazada.

Screenshot of their website.

Image via HNJ Mart

Address:
A-1-7, Seri Gembira Avenue No 6,
Jalan Senang Ria Happy Garden, Kuchai Lama,
58200 Kuala Lumpur

Opening hours:
9am – 6pm (Mondays to Fridays)
Closed on Saturdays and Sundays.

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