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Geumgang Bogeul Bogeul - 40-Year Old Restaurant Specialising In Seokkeo Jjigae (Squid Stew) At Myeongdong Seoul

During travels, taking the alternative route may lead you to hidden corners and the whole-in-the-wall food shops that is worth every bit of that discovery. While Myeongdong is known for its touristy shopping, street food and shops selling all types of facial shops, it is a land of well-known restaurants and hidden gems. I happened to find Geumgang Bogeul Bogeul, a 3rd generation Seokkeo Jjigae restaurant with a 40-year history. Seokkeo Jjigae is made by simmering squid and pork with a hot pepper paste-based sauce. Geumgang Bogeul Bogeul serves up a variety of stews, including Ojingeo Seokkeo Jjigae......

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Mukshidonna 먹쉬돈나 - Tasty Tteokbokki In An Army Stew Pot In Seoul, Also At Pasir Ris Singapore

Mukshidonna 먹쉬돈나 – Tasty Tteokbokki In An Army Stew Pot In Seoul, Also At Pasir Ris Singapore

While Mukshidonna is commonly known to serve delicious Budae Jjigae (Army Stew), they have branded themselves as a “Toppoki” restaurant. Their most popular outlet is at Samcheong Dong, near Gyeongbokgung. Note: Even though this review is based on the Mukshidonna 먹쉬돈나 in Myeongdong, I couldn’t find the restaurant...

January 07, 2017
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Kkanbu Chicken 깐부 치킨 - Korean Fried and Roast Chicken In Huge Portions, One Of Seoul's Best Chimaek

Kkanbu Chicken 깐부 치킨 – Korean Fried and Roast Chicken In Huge Portions, One Of Seoul’s Best Chimaek

Other than Kyochon and Bonchon, the other popular Korean fried chicken chain shop you can find in Seoul is Kkanbu Chicken. Set up in 2006, “Kkanbu” means “the same team”, representing a best-friend or comrades relationship customers should have with their brand. The variety at Kkanbu is extensive,...

December 22, 2016
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Ryunique Seoul – One Of The World's Best Restaurants, Like Eating Pieces Of Art

Ryunique Seoul – One Of The World’s Best Restaurants, Like Eating Pieces Of Art

There is a reason why this Japanese-French hybrid restaurant is called “Ryunique”, it does live up to its name. Ryunique which was started within Gangnam-gu Korea in 2012, speedily earned a spot on Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants, for its invention take on dishes and avant-garde presentation. It became...

February 26, 2016
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