Month: May 2019

Yeon Kyung

Yeon Kyung

연경 연희점 – Yeon Kyung (Seodaemun Gu – Yeonhui Dong) Yeonhui branch of the well-known Chinese restaurant in Incheon. We ordered the Dinner Course B menu at KRW 45,000 per person. We ordered two dim sum dishes in addition to the course menu. The second […]

Kappo Akii – Dosan Park

Kappo Akii – Dosan Park

갓포아키 (Kappo Akii) is without question one of the top Japanese izakaya in Seoul. Kappo Akii has 5 locations – (1) Gangnam Dosan Park (2) Cheongdam (near Apgujung Rodeo Station) and (3) Yeoido (Glad Hotel, 14th Floor) (4) French Village (5) Jeju. All 5 locations […]

Kim Soosa

Kim Soosa

김수사 – Kim Soosa (Gangnam Gu – Sinsa Dong) This Japanese sushi establishment has been around since 1986. It’s an institution. The sushi counter only has 6 seats. This place has been in the same location since 1986. I am sure that they have renovated […]

Le Chat Botté

Le Chat Botté

장화신은고양이 – Le Chat Botté (Mapo Gu – Mangwon) – I am glad this small, cozy French bistro is located in Mangwon Dong. It’s in the northwestern part of Seoul and many people will not bother coming all the way out here to check it out. […]

Cuisine la Cle

Cuisine la Cle

Cuisine la Cle – 퀴진 라끌레 (Jongno Gu – Gyeongbokgung Palace) – This is my second visit to this gem located in an alleyway right behind the palace. The menu is a short one but what Chef Bae creates is thoughtful, detailed and delicious. I […]