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Le Pub in Seocho-gu
Le Pub in Seocho-gu

  With the craft beer craze in full swing in Korea, it seems like a new hot place is opening up each week. But a factor that often plays out is how strong the marriage is between the food menu and the beer menu. Many pubs struggle with this, however, of those who are able […]

3 patios in Garosugil you should be drinking beer on
3 patios in Garosugil you should be drinking beer on

As the summer heat begins to take a firm grip around the throat of Korea, drinking beer on patios is no longer a mere preference. It’s a mandatory code of culture that needs to be adhered to, just like the slight bowing of one’s torso when greeting your Korean drinking companions. Here are 3 finds […]

Gangnam’s Bowling Pubs
Gangnam’s Bowling Pubs

Korea loves to come up with hybrid ways of having fun. And in this case, they’ve taken bowling alleys and mixed them with a pub atmosphere. Pierrot Strike operates in Cheongdam-dong and offers a range of food, drinks, and fun. And not just bowling fun, they also have rows of pool tables, air hockey, darts, […]

The Moroccan Food of Seoul
The Moroccan Food of Seoul

Moroccan cuisine has not caught on much in Korea, but that’s not to say that it doesn’t have a presence here. There are attempts. Some better than others. Here’s a round-up of 5 known Moroccan places that we picked up on our gastro radar. Although Rabat has also labeled itself as a wine restaurant, the real value […]

Chuncheon is becoming much more than the ‘Dakgalbi’ town
Chuncheon is becoming much more than the ‘Dakgalbi’ town

Chuncheon has a lot going for it. If you’ve been around for a bit, you’ve probably heard that the city has made its name for being the origins of dakgalbi. But if their famed dish were to act as a compelling bait-and-switch just to come to the city, you’ll find much more than spicy chicken […]

Bacon Cheese Kimchi Jeon at Wangbeenzza Sampajeon
Bacon Cheese Kimchi Jeon at Wangbeenzza Sampajeon

Tucked away in north Seoul and within the vicinity of Dream Forest, you’ll find a small little eatery that specializes in jeon. Jeon has seen a lot of varieties over the years, but the ingredients always tend to involve ones that fall within the sphere of Korean culinary influence. Wangbeenja Sampajeon (왕빈자삼파전), however, has decided to […]

Wolfgang’s Steakhouse in Cheongdam
Wolfgang’s Steakhouse in Cheongdam

  After successful launches in Beverly Hills, Miami, Hawaii and Tokyo, among others, Wolfgang’s Steakhouse has recently brought world-class steak to Korea. Maintaining the same standards that are adhered to in their flagship location in New York, the new location in Cheongdam-dong is backed by dry-aged USDA prime Angus beef and their acclaimed selection of steak […]

Chuck’s Table Popping Up in Seoul
Chuck’s Table Popping Up in Seoul

Chuckpotle Encore is a 3-day dining event hosted by Chuck’s Table, a pop-up eatery that is using the space at Rock Frites in Haebangchon for this limited time. From Thursday, April 16 to Saturday, April 18, the venue will be serving up amazing burgers, ribs, chili dogs, fries and a chili recipe that the owner […]

Kimchi Chocolate and Gochu Chocolate
Kimchi Chocolate and Gochu Chocolate

Korea is not the least bit short on souvenirs that it wants to leave you with as you depart the country. Trinkets or memorabilia that can grace your home and preserve lasting memories of your time spent here. But on occasion, this enthusiasm to provide souvenirs gets a little carried away. Such as with the […]

Pizza Donkkaseu at Hongdae’s Pizza Dons
Pizza Donkkaseu at Hongdae’s Pizza Dons

Few things are more Korean than the fad tendency for food mashups. In Hongdae, you can practically throw a rock in any direction and you’ll be apt to break a window of a place that is selling fusion concoctions to appease the insatiable curiosity of Korean foodie culture. Pizza Dons in Hongdae has been doing […]