Yongsan-Gu

El Pino 323

El Pino 323

엘피노323 – El Pino 323 (Noksapyeong, Yongsan-Gu) It’s Tuesday and we went for the tacos 🌮 —> Taco Tuesday! We ordered literally every item on the menu except for 2-3 types of tacos. It was my first time eating the torta (sandwiches)🥪. Ordered all 4 […]

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 […]

Xef

Xef

더 셰프 (Hyochang Park, Yongsan) – This is SFP’s third post on The Xef. It is not that often a restaurant gets posted about three times on SFP’s blogs. No need to say anything more – view the pictures and GO! Naver Info

Goo Stk 733

Goo Stk 733

Hannam Dong – Goo Steakhouse has been around for a long time. It’s an institution in Seoul. They make good quality dry-aged premium steaks and side dishes. It’s not cheap. So be prepared to open your wallet and spend some money. Not sure what else […]

Tokibayama

Tokibayama

토키바야마 (이태원) – This place you will never find unless someone tells you to come here. It’s hidden up an alley in the back alleys of Itaewon. It’s up on the hill and to the right past Rocka Doodle (fantastic Nashville Hot Chicken sandwich shop). […]

Comme Moa

Comme Moa

꼼모아 – A small quaint French bistro in Haengbangchon (HBC) that serves up some delicious casual French food. It has been highlighted as a L’Assiette Michelin, or the Michelin Plate. “This cozy charmer, located towards the tail end of Haebangchon’s main street, is Chef Kim Moa’s cheery […]

La Planque

La Planque

라플랑끄 – La Planque is a French bistro located in the back alleyway near Itaewon Station. The menu is varied with a nice selection of meat and fish dishes.  The menu is presented on a blackboard. We tried the following dishes: Starters Mussel Stew Oyster (Large) […]

Semigye

Semigye

세미계 – Chicken BBQ meets Tex-Mex. 2019 Michelin Guide Bib Gourmand designation. It’s located in Hannam Dong up the hill from Soon Chun Hyang (SCH) Hospital right past Na-Joo BBQ restaurant.  This is a chicken BBQ place that serves 닭갈비 (chicken thighs) – W13,000 and […]

Han Wa Dam

Han Wa Dam

한와담. Han Wa Dam has 7 branches throughout Seoul and 1 in Busan. The original location is in Hannam Dong. In fact, they have a total of 3 branches in Hannam Dong about 100 meters from each other. They specialize in various cuts of hanwoo […]

Rocka Doodle

Rocka Doodle

Rocka-Doodle…..[do]. First, let me get some important news out before I describe my Classic Hot Chicken Burger experience at Rocka-Doodle. The Silver Bullet has arrived in Korea. I had to blink my eyes a few times to make sure that I wasn’t dreaming. I grew […]