Month: April 2019

Hikari

Hikari

히까리 – Hikari (Gangnam – Nonhyeondong) – This omakase-izakaya establishment has been around for 6 years. The sushi-chef has been there for just a year. He’s changed up the W90,000 omakase menu a bit. How? By adding more dishes. The owner has worked in the […]

Cosmo Sushi

Cosmo Sushi

코스모스시 (Eunpyeong Gu) – This omakase place is way out in northwestern Seoul. I only found out about it because it appeared on the tvN food tv show – 수요미식회 (Wednesday Night Foodie Round Table). Their claim to fame is the shari (sushi rice) mixed […]

Sushi Yatsu

Sushi Yatsu

스시야츠 (Songpa Gu – Moon Jung Dong) – Only 6 months old. Very value based Japanese omakase. W45,000 for the sashimi omakase. Only open on the weekdays. Closed on the weekends. Small place. Only 8 counter seats. Would I take a 40-minute taxi ride to […]

Bubbles & Cockles (Pocha)

Bubbles & Cockles (Pocha)

방울과꼬막 (Bubble & Cockles) – Hannam Dong. This is the new location of Bubble & Cockles – the seafood bar in Itaewon. This pocha has been open for about 5 months. A fantastic and delicious pocha that serves up the regular staples of the sea […]

Bubble & Cockles

Bubble & Cockles

버블앤코클스 (Itaewon) – Seafood Bar Restaurant in Itaewon Surf ’n Turf. Restaurant in Itaewon specializing in seafood cuisine. Enjoyed a lot of fresh and delicious delights from the sea. In addition to seafood, the nicely prepared sirloin steak was not bad either. 1. Lobster, Tomato […]

Sushi Chowu

Sushi Chowu

스시쵸우 (Hannam Dong) – A very quaint, intimate space with only 8 counter seats. A large number and variety of fresh sushi being presented in front of you. Decent value – W70,000 for dinner – and excellent service. When our green tea or miso soup […]

Kame Sushi

Kame Sushi

카메스시 (Gangnam District Office Station) – W90,000 for the dinner omakase. Quantity and quality is there. I can confidently say Top 5. We were talking with one of the customer who was a VIP because he comes there all the time. The customer says there […]

Sushi Arata

Sushi Arata

스시아라타 (Yeongdeungpo-gu Office Station) – W70,000 for the dinner sushi omakase right off of Yeongdeungpo District Office station. 2 seatings – 6 PM (1부) & 8 PM (2부). Only 8 seats in the restaurant. Reservations accepted ONLY on Naver starting on the last Sunday of […]