Month: March 2019

Sushi Tsubaki

Sushi Tsubaki

스시츠바키 (Apgujungdong Rodeo – Gangnam) – Hidden in the back alley of Apgujungdong Rodeo district is a new Japanese omakase that has been open for a little over a month. Quality fish and value pricing. SFP thinks it is definitely Top 5 material. W80,000 for […]

Oh Beut

Oh Beut

오븟 (Dosan Park, Gangnam) – A small, quint izakaya on the 2nd floor of a building in a small alleyway off Dosan Park. The food is good. However, the interior is more suitable for a date night rather than 6 guys chatting it up and […]

SeoulFoodPatrol Google Map

SeoulFoodPatrol Google Map

Google Map view of all of SFP write-ups already written and posted on this site. In the next several weeks, the SFP Google Map will be updated with all of the 500+ restaurants that are in the Dining Concierge Guide (“DCG”). These are restaurants that […]

Salon de Joo

Salon de Joo

A new Italian eatery in town in Songpa-Gu. Emillio Broso, a Sicilian, brings his culinary skills to the east side of Seoul where there is generally a dearth of good, high quality, memorable western type of food. His menu includes pasta, pizza, appetizers, burgers and […]

Jang Soo Won Kalbi

Jang Soo Won Kalbi

장수원 갈비 (Bangbae Cafe Alley, Seocho) = Delicious Marinated Beef Ribs + Pyongyang Naenmyeon 장수원 갈비 is the sister restaurant to 장수원 specializing in marinated kalbi (beef short ribs) and Pyongyang naengmyeon. 장수원 is a dining institution in Korea, serving up bulgogi, kalbi and Pyongyang […]

Doreuri – Episode 5

Doreuri – Episode 5

도르리 (Hapjeong Station, Mapo) – EPISODE 5. Another fantastic 9-course meal 1. Uni on crab meat over toast2. Spanish mackerel (삼치) sashimi with rucola sauce3. Jeonbok (abalone) bibimbap4. Shrimp egg omelette5. Mac ’n Cheese with Kimchi6. Salmon wrapped in zucchini7. Korean beef soup8. 시래기 (Shiraeg […]

Sushi Sora

Sushi Sora

스시소라 대치점 (Daechi, Gangnam) – This sushi restaurant is affiliated with Chef Koji’s empire: 스시코우지 (Sushi Koji), 스시시오 (Sushi Sio) and 스시소라 (Sushi Sora). Sushi Koji is the most expensive omakase among the three at W220,000. Sushi Sio is the mid-tier selection at W140,000 and […]

Mumaroy

Mumaroy

뭄알로이 (Sangsu Station, Mapo) – Korean husband and Thai wife team up to crank out some authentic and very reasonably priced Thai food in the back alleys at Sangsu Station / Hongdae. In addition to the pad thai, one of their most popular and delicious […]

Xef

Xef

더 셰프 (Hyochang Park, Yongsan) – This is SFP’s third post on The Xef. It is not that often a restaurant gets posted about three times on SFP’s blogs. No need to say anything more – view the pictures and GO! Naver Info

Kappo Chiyu

Kappo Chiyu

갓포치유 (Dosan Park) – My super favorite izakaya is Kappo Akii in Dosan Park but you can’t go to the same place all the time. Kappo Chiyu appeared on Episode #130 (August 23, 2017) of 수요미식회 – Wednesday Night Foodie Roundtable dealing with the topic […]

Lamb Kitchen

Lamb Kitchen

양식당 더램키친 (Nonhyeon Dong) – This is a very small place in Gangnam. This lamb BBQ joint has tortilla wraps and yogurt sauce. Those two combo go hand in hand. I kept on asking for refills of the yogurt sauce and dunking the lamb pieces […]

So Yo Ri

So Yo Ri

소요리 (Jamsil) – A small Japanese omakase eatery in Jamsil behind Sokchon Lake that has a bar that seats 10 and a table in the back. It’s a mixture of Japanese and Korean omakase. He will serve you sashimi (사스미), sushi (조밥) and then whatever […]