Songpa-Gu

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 […]

Salon de Joo

Salon de Joo

살롱드쥬 – Salon de Joo Came here Friday cause Chef Emilio Broso recently procured fresh zucchini flowers otherwise known as squash blossoms. It’s a seasonal item. He deep fries it with ricotta cheese inside. Our first time trying it. Delicious. If you go now, it […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Sushi Zak

Sushi Zak

스시작 (Bang-ee Dong) – This Japanese omakase restaurant, located in Bangi Dong (next to Jamsil), has been open for 2 months. The chef-owner had previously worked at sushi restaurant in Bundang before opening up his own shop in Songpa-Gu. They serve both lunch and dinner. […]

Oh Hyang Ga

Oh Hyang Ga

오향가 (Oh Hyang Ga) is a very popular dining institution near Jamsil. Technically, it’s in Karak Dong. It’s at the National Police Hospital Intersection in Songpa-Gu. There is ALWAYS a wait. They do not accept reservations. Once you get there, you put your name down […]

Mien Ai

Mien Ai

By Special Contributing Editor – G Unit Having had some of the best Taiwanese beef noodles in Taiwan, I am pleasantly surprised by the quality of the noodles. While the soup is not as flavorful or rich (salty) as compared to its Taiwanese counterparts, I […]

Sandeulhae

Sandeulhae

Location: 반포점 (Banpo Express Bus Terminal) Date Reviewed: October 16, 2017 Highlights:  Cheap, delicious and plentiful food.Lowlights: The wait.Bottom Line: This is a MUST visit for any new visitors to Seoul who want to eat Korean food. The transportation of the table of food certainly has […]