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Korean Restaurant Sinseon Seolnongtang 신선설농탕, Seoul

Korean Restaurant Sinseon Seolnongtang 신선설농탕, Seoul

#Late night Seolnongtang eatery #Open 24 hours, I think #Kimchi banchan in the tables 신선설농탕 성동구 홍익동 335 번지 1층 +82 1577-5188
Myeongdong Kyoja 명동교자, Seoul

Myeongdong Kyoja 명동교자, Seoul

#Since 1966 #Founder of Kalguksu, Noodle soup #Popular with tourists #Also great Mandu Myeongdong Kyoja 25-2 Myeongdong 2(i)-ga, Jung-gu, 서울특별시 South Korea 33-4 2-ga, Myeong-dong, Jung-gu, Seoul +82 2-776-5348 10:30AM–9:30PM
Cheonghakdong 청학동, Seoul

Cheonghakdong 청학동, Seoul

Cheonghakdong 청학동 256-12 Gongdeok-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea 02-715-3775
Yoogane Chicken Galbi 유가네 닭갈비, Seoul

Yoogane Chicken Galbi 유가네 닭갈비, Seoul

Yoogane Chicken Galbi 유가네 닭갈비 서울 중구 명동2가 3-1 3-1 Myeongdong 2(i)-ga 10:45am to 12:00am 서울 중구 충무로2가 66-6 66-6 Chungmuro 2(i)-ga 10:00am to 1:00am
꼬리곰탕 Ox Tail Soup at 진주집 – Final in The Seoul Series

꼬리곰탕 Ox Tail Soup at 진주집 – Final in The Seoul Series

Late night meals after drinking are great. You need them to help sober up, fill the hunger, and soothe your stomach. Hot soups are arguably the best things to remedy an alcohol fun filled night. 설렁탕 Seolleongtang Beef Soup or 꼬리곰탕 Ggori Gom-tang Ox Tail Soup will hit the spot. 진주집 features great Ggori Gom-Tang and Seolleongtang....
단팥죽 Danpatjuk Desserts at 서울서둘째로잘하는집 The Second Best in Seoul

단팥죽 Danpatjuk Desserts at 서울서둘째로잘하는집 The Second Best in Seoul

Dessert for some is a religious experience. They associate sweets like chocolate to an almost sensual feel. I know a guy who lives for desserts and can’t stop endlessly talk about them. Girls could be conned to do almost anything with the right cupcake or sweet. In Korea, the sweet red bean is the kryptonite...
Korean Tapas (반찬 Banchan) at 청수정 Cheongsujeong

Korean Tapas (반찬 Banchan) at 청수정 Cheongsujeong

Located in the Samcheongdong area of Seoul is 청수정 Cheongsujeong is a little traditional Korean restaurant. They specialize in 반찬 or Banchan. Strangely, most restaurants Korean restaurants will have another main dish as their forte, like for example – tofu, beef, chicken, or what have you. Banchan are the little appetizer dishes, in which I...
Sinadong Toppokki 신당동 떡볶이 with Capsaicin Sauce in Seoul Korea

Sinadong Toppokki 신당동 떡볶이 with Capsaicin Sauce in Seoul Korea

There is a part of Seoul that is called Toppokki Town 떡볶이 타운. It started with small restaurant called Sinadong Toppokki 신당동 떡볶이 in 1953. These ladies produced 떡볶이 Toppokki or Ddukbokki, which is a dish similar to Budaejeongol in which a communal bowl is share with lots of goodies are boiled and cooked together....
Late Night Budaejeongol 부대전골 at 장독대김치찌개 Seoul

Late Night Budaejeongol 부대전골 at 장독대김치찌개 Seoul

Budaejeongol 부대전골 style of meal is common type of gathering in Asia. We see communal bowls, pots, dishes, and plates that people share in different cultures and cuisines. In China, hot pot is common and cause for celebration, in Japan Shabu Shabu is sometimes shared with a boiling cauldron, and in Korea – they seem...
Marion Crepes, Seoul

Marion Crepes, Seoul

Crêpes is original French dessert-type pancake. The Japanese have taken crêpes to obsession to create savory meals with them. In Seoul, the franchise from Japan – Marion Crêpes has spread the crêpes to mass markets in malls, like Yongsan iPark Mall. Just after watching a movie and lunch, we decided to have crêpes for dessert....
The Budaejeongol 부대전골 at Nolboo 놀부 Seoul

The Budaejeongol 부대전골 at Nolboo 놀부 Seoul

In trying times, people will find ways to make do with what they have. If you look at new Chinese immigrants that came to Taiwan after the Cultural Revolution, they formed military villages can came up with blended cuisine, as seen at Liang’s Kitchen. Hawaiian cuisine is the same way with influence of spam, hamburger patty, and chili...

서글렁탕 Pork BBQ, Seoul

In the area of Yeoeuido, there’s a small dingy and dirty place called Seogeulreongtang 서글렁탕. We had some of the best pork BBQ that I’ve had in a long time. The reason why I would describe it as dingy and dirty, is if you walked in the front door, you’d notice the smokey filled low...

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