Tag: Myeongdong


Shimsontang 심슨탕 - Popular Budae Jjigae (Army Stew) Restaurant Owned By Korean Celebrity Hwangbo, At Hongdae And Myeongdong

If you are looking for Army Stew aka Budae Jjigae in South Korea, especially during the colder winter months, Shimsontang 심슨탕 (or Simpson Tang) comes recommended by a couple of friends. Part of the reason is that it is co-owned by Korean singer Hwangbo, so there is that Korean celebrity effect. The main outlet is at Hongdae (walk from Hongik University Station Exit 9), but I went to the branch at Myeongdong (look out for Bee Cheng Hiang) only because it is more convenient. (Over at Hongdae’s outlet, there is also the option of adding a mozzarella cheese......

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Stylenanda Pink Pool Cafe - Fabulously Pink Cafe In Seoul, Dine By The Indoor Pool With Cotton Candy Ice Cream

Stylenanda Pink Pool Cafe – Fabulously Pink Cafe In Seoul, Dine By The Indoor Pool With Cotton Candy Ice Cream

The Seoul coffee shop game is as strong as it ever was, and with the constant emergence of new, instagram-worthy places to hang out, this scene is going nowhere fast. The fabulously pretty-in-pink Stylenanda Pink Pool 스타일난다 핑크풀카페 is one of the hippest places to enjoy an iced...

October 12, 2018
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MiGaBon 味加本 - Awesome Korean Porridge At Myeongdong Seoul, Warm And Comforting Breakfast Food

MiGaBon 味加本 – Awesome Korean Porridge At Myeongdong Seoul, Warm And Comforting Breakfast Food

The thought about having warm, comforting Korean Porridge during the cold weathers in Seoul was always enticing. If you have walked to this stretch at Myeongdong nearer to the cathedral side, you would notice two simultaneous queues outside this block of restaurants. One to Sinseon Seolleongtang 神仙雪濃湯, the...

October 20, 2017
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Sinseon Seolleongtang 神仙雪濃湯 – Popular Ox-Bone Soup In Myeongdong Seoul, Opens 24/7

Sinseon Seolleongtang 神仙雪濃湯 – Popular Ox-Bone Soup In Myeongdong Seoul, Opens 24/7

Sinseon Seolleongtang 神仙雪濃湯 specialises in the traditional Korean breakfast dish of ox-bone soup. Not considered common in my part of the world though, and its popularity got me intrigued enough. The restaurant which is in operations since 1981, is a chain with multiple locations all across Korea and...

September 16, 2017
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