Food and Drink

Food Guide in Seoul, South Korea

  • Nikki Doe
  • 19 Oct
Food Guide in Seoul, South Korea

What to eat in Seoul, South Korea? Where is delicious and cost-effective food? Let us recommend some delicacies for you.

1. Meat-ing barbecue, 11500 KRW/person

The meat-ing barbecue is located in the bustling street, 3 minutes' walk from Exit 9 of Hongik University Station.

Selling point: Meat-ing barbecue provides pork belly, plum pork, beef, sizzling chicken, duck, small octopus, beef small intestine, and other delicacies. There are nearly 20 kinds of delicious grilled meat and fresh fruits and vegetables, as well as Korean dishes such as pilaf and rice covered with seaweed.

Note: The enjoyment time is 90 minutes. An additional 2000 won per person for wasting food. Lunch is 11,500 won/person, and dinner is 12,900 won/person.

2. Coco city fried chicken, 7,900 won/person

Coco city fried chicken is a popular fried chicken restaurant that has won countless repeat customers in the bustling streets of Myeongdong, which is a tourist attraction in Seoul! It is only a 5-minute walk from Exit 5 of Euljiro Entrance Station on Line 2.

Selling point: Coco city fried chicken provides 10 kinds of fried chicken. As long as your stomach can hold, the original crispy fried chicken, seasoned fried chicken, spicy fried chicken, bbq spicy grilled chicken, etc. are all yours. All fried chicken is fried to order, fresh and delicious.

Note: When ordering meals, the same number of drinks must be ordered at the same time. No time limit for use. However, a fee of 5,000 won is required for waste.

3. Bibigo restaurant, 13,900 won/person

Bibigo Restaurant is a Korean buffet restaurant owned by cj foodville, which is the largest catering service company in Korea. It is located on the basement floor of Maru, the landmark of Insadong.

Selling point: The freshest and most natural Korean cuisine can be tasted here. Grilled pork belly with chili sauce, bibimbap, casserole soup, Korean pancakes, etc. You can taste all at once.

Note: The time limit is 2 hours. Only weekday lunch (10:30-16:00) can enjoy the discounted price of 13,900 won. Dinner and weekend prices are more expensive.

4. The famous lam, 5000 won/person

The location of the famous lam is 203-30, Dongqiao-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul. Are you worried about what to eat for breakfast when you travel to Korea? If so, you can try this cozy western breakfast buffet restaurant located in Hongxiao alleys. Here you can taste all kinds of Western bread, poached omelette, smoked meat, cheese and various fresh fruits. However, drinks need to be ordered separately.

5. Trotter Center, 12,800 won/person

Trotter Center is located at 446-46, Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul. Korean trotters are relatively expensive, but Hongdae trotters of trotters center is relatively cheaper. You can enjoy delicacies such as pig's trotters, vegetable-wrapped meat, and vegetable rice sausage. In addition, for an additional 1,000 won, you can also taste spicy pork knuckles. The cabbage wrapped meat here comes from the famous Eyuan Grandma's cabbage butcher shop, which is especially delicious.

6. Bigplate, 9900 won/person

Bigplate is located at 400-3, Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul. Those who like pizza, don't miss it! More than a dozen kinds of pizza are provided for lunch. The pizza here is grilled directly on the stove, crispy, and delicious.

Note: 15:00pm to 16:00pm is the lunch break. In addition, dinner and weekend prices will be slightly increased.

7. White rice canteen, 7000 won/person

White rice canteen is located at 446-46, Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul. It is a 3-minute walk from Exit 1 of Hongik University Station. In a secluded alley, the white hut reads the man's white rice canteen. You can find it easily. There is delicious tonkatsu. Its side dishes are also very rich. The free miso soup is especially delicious. You can eat as many fried pork chops as you like.

8. Sammami, 13,000 won/person

Sammami is located at 409-10 2F, Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul. Sammami is a popular gourmet restaurant among Hongdae students and can be added indefinitely. Delicious and healthy Vietnamese spring rolls can keep you full. There are many types of sammami vegetables. Its meat includes 4 kinds of seasoned beef, pork belly, duck, and yellow chicken. You can gently soak the rice skins on the candle water table, then wrap your favorite vegetables and meats, and dip them in 4 different seasonings. It's really delicious and fun!

9.Wang Teppan BBQ, 11900 won/person

It is located at 407-18, Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul. This is a very famous butcher shop in Hongdae. It was even more popular after it was introduced on the Korean TV program "Health Information Communication". In this rotisserie, you can eat delicious heart-protecting meat and roast duck meat! The heart-protecting meat has less fat and the meat is refreshing. Its prices in Korean barbecue restaurants are quite high. And in such a cafeteria, it is delicious and very cost-effective.


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