Restaurants

Top Choice Korean in Gwanghwamun & Jongno-gu

Gwanghwamun Jip

Following the same recipe since the 1980s, Gwanghwamun Jip is one of the most famous kimchi stew restaurants in South Korea. In true hole-in-the-wall fashion, the interior is shabby-chic but the food is truly fabulo…
Top Choice Korean in Kowloon

Chicken HOF & Soju Korean

This place with darkened windows may look dodgy from the outside, but in fact it’s a Korean gastropub with a friendly owner who’ll holler a greeting when customers enter. The excellent fried chicken, made with a lig…
Top Choice Korean in Darkhan

Bulgogi Family

Bright, friendly, genuine Korean restaurant featuring bulgogi (grilled meat), spicy soups, tasty bibimbap (rice topped with meat, vegetables and an egg, choice of hot or cold) and noodle dishes. Mains are accompanie…
Top Choice Korean in Delhi

Shimtur

It takes determination to find this place: take the turning for the Hotel Rak International, opposite which is the grotty, unsigned Navrang Guesthouse. Follow the stairs to its rooftop and you’ll find a small, bambo…
Top Choice Korean in Mandalgov

Urgoo Restaurant

This Korean restaurant, the best in town, is set on the 1st floor of a permanent ger structure behind the main government building off the main square. They offer a mix of hotpots, and fried, sweet chicken and pork …
Top Choice Korean in Gangtok

Mu Kimchi

Longing for perfectly prepared, authentic Korean cuisine? Then it's well worth climbing the 80 steps to Mu Kimchi, with an interior that cleverly cultivates a special ambience, balancing original bamboo ceilings and…
Top Choice Korean in Dumaguete

Two Story Kitchen

The upstairs teahouse is the draw, with elevated floor seating in semi-private stalls cushioned by cosy floor pillows. The menu is double-sided: standard cafe fare (sandwiches, pasta, pizza etc) on one side and Kore…
Top Choice Korean in Seongeup Folk Village

Yetnal Patjuk

Everything about this restaurant, housed in a traditional building, is inviting. Inside the door you're greeted by warm smiles and the sweet earthy aroma of red beans. Excellent soups and porridge are served here, i…
Top Choice Korean in Jeonju

Yetchon Makgeolli

Simply put, Yetchon Makgeolli is Jeonju's best night out. Unlike other makgeolli bars, where the food is secondary, the dishes here are distractingly good. With the first kettle comes butter-soft pork belly and kimc…
Top Choice Korean in Tongyeong

Ddungbo Halmae Gimbap

Hungry travellers with limited Korean skills come here because there’s no need to speak or read a menu: this place only serves chungmu gimbap (충무 김밥), a spicy squid-and-radish dish. The waitress will ask how many se…