Category Archives: Restaurant Reviews

Review: Indoro in Insadong


The idea that a decent non-Korean restaurant to exist on the traditional area of Insadong seems like a paradox. You go to Insadong to eat Korean food after all. There is a terrible Indian place on the main drag which I despise to this day. It is the worst. Anyway… Recently Indoro restaurant has opened […]

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Left Coast Artisan Burgers

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  Left Coast Artisan Burgers   There is not a shortage of “gourmet” burger joints in Korea. However few truly live up to the bill. Left Coast was inspired by California, USA to make Asian-inspired soul food. They have surprisingly gourmet accompaniments to their burgers such as homemade tater tots, kalbi fries (Korean short rib […]

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Oak Charcoal Barbecue Chicken at Yeongdeungpo Station


Here is a great chicken place over by Yeongdeungpo Station. They do oak charcoal smoked foods such duck and chicken. The specialty is the whole chicken which is stuffed with glutinous rice, garlic, oriental herbs (i think licorice and golden root). The outside is crispy and I could eat the skin as if it was […]

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Seoul Eats’ Top 6 Thai Restaurants in Seoul, Korea in 2014


(above pictures from Tuk Tuk) The Best Thai Restaurants in Seoul I love Thai food, real Thai food. Yes, I have been spoiled by my visits to Thailand because I know what real Thai food tastes like. Plus, I worked in an Asian restaurant run by a my Thai friend Winston Chinupakat. Winston! When I […]

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Naengmyeon Fail at the Express Bus Terminal


So it is hot out and I had a greasy lunch so I was in the mood for chilled buckwheat noodles or Mul naengmyeon. It would have been a perfect denouement to a long day. So at the express bus terminal I found a new place on noodle street. Actually I had one Friday as […]

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