Onedang Gamjatang (Myeongdong 1)

I'm back with another review of a restaurant in Myeongdong! If you are wondering why I'm always talking about things to eat in Myeongdong, that's because I always stay in this area during my Korea trips. It's really convenient for tourists, + I have member's discount & loyalty points for Skypark Myeongdong, so I might … Continue reading Onedang Gamjatang (Myeongdong 1)

Myeongdong 56th: Army Stew in Seoul

It seems that most people know about army stew when you talk about Korean cuisine, and so we knew we couldn't go without at least having one meal of army stew on any of our trips to Korea. For the unacquainted, Budae-jjigae (부대찌개; literally "army base stew") or sausage stew is a type of jjigae (stew), made with ham, sausage, spam, baked beans, kimchi and gochujang.[ The dish … Continue reading Myeongdong 56th: Army Stew in Seoul

Sinseon Seolnongtang (Myeongdong)

If you read travel guides, you'll definitely know MiGaBon (미가본). However, did you know that on the 1st floor, right under MiGaBon, is another famous restaurant? I didn't actually know until I found out that people queueing outside were, in fact, queueing for this seolnongtang restaurant, and not MiGaBon! (mindblown) Seolnongtang is one of those dishes I … Continue reading Sinseon Seolnongtang (Myeongdong)

Kang Ho Dong Baekjeong Restaurant (Myeongdong): Celebrity KBBQ

We didn't actually plan to eat here, but a) our Sinchon 9000 won buffet was nowhere to be found, and b) we wanted to eat KBBQ, because - well, because where else would we eat it, if not Korea? For the unacquainted, Kang Ho Dong is a very famous TV host and comedian in South … Continue reading Kang Ho Dong Baekjeong Restaurant (Myeongdong): Celebrity KBBQ