Month: July 2019

Sushi Zak

Sushi Zak

This sushi omakase is one of my favorite restaurants and is currently #1 on the Best Omakase Under W90,000.

Chun Pocha

Chun Pocha

춘포차 – Chun Pocha (Garak Dong, Songpa-Gu). This pocha is near Ogeum Station in Songpa Gu. Came here after seeing @Songchelin’s post on the place. Pocha generally means a restaurant (historically, a street stall with an orange tent) where you drink soju accompanied by good side […]

Harbin (Flagship)

Harbin (Flagship)

하얼빈 가정식 본점 – Harbin “Home Cooked Style” Original Location.One of my favorite authentic Chinese restaurant with two locations right behind Seolleung Station. This is the original location and it has the Chinese Xi’an hamburger – the 뤄우쟈머 / Rou Jia Mo / 肉夹馍 means […]

Miyavi

Miyavi

Miyavi – 미야비 (Hapjeong Station) Awesome zakaya in Hapjeong Station. The owner-chef used to work at one of the Shilla Hotel restaurants. Quality, service and prices are great.

Jo-Ri In

Jo-Ri In

조리인Location: Shinsa Dong, Gangnam-GuPrice: W90,000Highlights: Not bad. A decent quantity of fish for the priceLowlights: No Korean liquor.Reservation: Call

Sushi Moru

Sushi Moru

스시모루- Sushi MoruLocation: Cheonho Dong, Gangdong-GuPrice: W77,000Highlights: If you live in the apartment complexes nearby, this is a great place.Lowlights: It was in the B1 level out an outdoor shopping complex next to an apartment building. I am sensing the common theme here. Japanese omakase […]

Ki Goo

Ki Goo

기꾸– Ki-GooLocation: Bangbae Dong, Seocho Gu.Price: W70,000Highlights: Decent quantity for the price.Lowlights: Factory assembly line speed efficiency. Eat, eat, get out. You don’t have the sensation of relaxing, chatting with friends. They want you out cause there is another reservation coming in. If you order […]

Odoru Sushi

Odoru Sushi

오도루스시 (Daechi Dong) Location: Daechi Dong, Gangnam-GuPrice: W88,000Highlights: Good, quality sushi.Lowlights: It’s in strip mall across an apartment complex. It feels like a local restaurant in a strip mall with a window facing an apartment complex. Thought the quantity of sushi pieces for the price […]

Hayan Sushi

Hayan Sushi

Location: Sungnae Dong, Gangdong-GuPrice: W69,000Highlights: The white cheese dessertLowlights: I checked out this place because it is one of my Instagram food influencers that I follow – Songchelin – favorite and frequent sushi omakase place. I am not sure why. I felt like the sushi omakase course was over […]

Home from Gui

Home from Gui

홈프롬귀 – Home from Gui (Sangsu Station) – Excellent gastropub in Sangsu Station in Mapo. Chef Gui is always innovating and preparing new dishes to change up the menu. Dishes ordered:1️⃣ 우럭 – Fried Rockfish2️⃣ Meatball Mapa Tofu Style – 🌶 SPICY 🥵 The white […]

Snack Bar Saige

Snack Bar Saige

This is the 2nd location of an izakaya in 연신내역 (Yeonsinnae Station) a block from each other – 심야식당세이지. It’s super value priced and very delicious. This establishment is a MUST visit IF you are you in the Eunpyeong-Gu area, in particular, Yeonsinnae Station 🚉 […]

Sushi Chowu

Sushi Chowu

스시쵸우 – Sushi Chowu (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 […]