Month: June 2019

Ida

Ida

(이다 – 서순라길 / 종로맛집 / 익선동맛집) This Ikseon Dong restaurant is 2 months old. They are in the soft opening phase trying out new menu dishes. They haven’t done any advertising yet. In fact, the store front sign isn’t even up yet. The owner-chef […]

Nikubar Shiya

Nikubar Shiya

니꾸바시야 – Nikubar Shiya (Songpa Gu – Bangi Dong) This is an omakase bar for meat lovers🥩. KRW 59,000 ($50) for an assortment of Hanwoo beef where you are given tongs and cook it at your table on the hot charcoal pit. The omakase restaurant […]

Wolfgang’s Steakhouse

Wolfgang’s Steakhouse

울프강 스테이크하우스 – Wolfgang Steakhouse (Gangnam Gu – Cheongdam) Wolfgang’s Steakhouse, with the flagship restaurant located on Park Avenue, was founded by the former headwaiter at Peter Luger Steak House, Wolfgang Zwiener. In addition to NYC, Beverly Hills, Hawaii, they have many branches in Asia […]

Song Ha Jung

Song Ha Jung

송하정스시 – Song Ha Jung Sushi (Gang Dong Gu – Sang-Il Dong) This location was way out in the eastern part of Seoul near Gang-Il Dong (Gang Dong Gu). I had to check to see if I was still in Seoul. KRW 45,000 for the […]

Kappo Akii – French Village

Kappo Akii – French Village

갓포아키 서래마을점 – Kappo Akii Seorae French Village Branch Kappo Ali’s newest (and 4th) branch in Seoul. Love Kappo Akii. Every branch has the same menu and is prepared consistently with deliciousness . While the interior of every branch looks the same, this one is […]

Cuisine la Cle

Cuisine la Cle

Cuisine la Cle – 퀴진 라끌레 (Gyeongbokgung) Chef Bae’s new summer menu is a solid winner. There is a new burger on the menu which is inspired by the famous upscale diner in Chicago, Au Cheval – KRW 17,000. My son, H, had the burger […]

Wooka Bap Sang

Wooka Bap Sang

우카밥상 – Wooka Babsang (Yongsan / HBC) – Fusion restaurant located in HBC. Serves dinner only. Open till 12 midnight daily. It’s located at the top of HBC hill on the 2nd floor of the building that houses the Guici noraebang. It’s the building to […]