Month: October 2018

FAGP

FAGP

FAGP is a new European fusion noodle eatery in the east side of Seoul – off Exit 1 of Ttukseom Station (Line 2) – Seongdong-Gu. It’s been in operation for over a little than a year. It was already a hot spot having been highlighted […]

Poga

Poga

포가 (Poga) is a Chinese restaurant in Yeonnam Dong that serves up delicious Chinese food. This place has been open since July 2017. It’s a small place seating maybe 20 people. I think the chef-owner is from China or maybe Taiwan. Appears to be a […]

Han Wa Dam

Han Wa Dam

한와담. Han Wa Dam has 7 branches throughout Seoul and 1 in Busan. The original location is in Hannam Dong. In fact, they have a total of 3 branches in Hannam Dong about 100 meters from each other. They specialize in various cuts of hanwoo […]

Kuisinbo

Kuisinbo

쿠이신보 (Kuisinbo) – An izakaya located at Mapo’s Hapjeong Station (Line 2/6) specializing in yakitori – a Japanese BBQ of skewered meats and vegetables. It has been in this location for over 4 years. They have a second location in Gangnam @ Garosugil. It’s great. […]

Otsal

Otsal

옷살 (Otsal) – By Guest Contributing Editor – Swaroop Gandikota.  Let me make it easy for you – unless you are allergic to Indian food, this is a must visit place for every person. I am 100% certain you will come back to this place […]

Baozi Pu

Baozi Pu

빠오즈푸 – When it comes to xiao long bao (“XLB”) in Seoul, there are a lot of places that offer it. Mister Suh Mandu in Ewha Women’s University, Yeon Gyo in Yeonnam Dong and Shanxi Noodle in Kondae offer up some XLB for the price. […]

Luna Asia

Luna Asia

루나아시아 (Luna Asia) is best value for money in terms of what W11,000 can buy you in Seoul for an Indian lunch. If you like Indian food for its spices, roti and a little bit of ambiance plus assuming you are around COEX area, you […]

Kappo Akii, Dosan Park

Kappo Akii, Dosan Park

갓포아키 (Kappo Akii) is one of my favorite Japanese izakaya in Seoul. The term izakaya means a Japanese drinking restaurant that serves a range of food like yakitori, edamame, grilled fish, sashimi, sushi, a variety of fried food like karaage (Japanese-style fried chicken), nabe (Japanese […]