Restaurants

Korean in Roppongi, Akasaka & Around

Akasaka Ichiryu Bekkan

While it won't win any awards for its decor, this three-decades old, round-the-clock joint is beloved for its heart-warming rendition of the Korean beef-noodle soup seolleongtang. It's served with a full range of tr…
Korean in Miyazaki

Izakaya Seoul

This Korean restaurant does a brisk business in barbecue made with Miyazaki gyū, bibimba (rice hotpot) and pajeon (savoury pancakes). A two-person yakiniku set is ¥6500.
Korean in Fukuoka

Taigen Shokudō

Locally popular for its home-grown Kagoshima beef, served from behind the counter on sizzling teppan (iron hotplates). A great bargain at lunchtime. There's no English menu, but order the yakiniku teishoku (set meal…
Korean in Shinjuku & Northwest Tokyo

Shin-chan

In Shin-Ōkubo's Koreatown, Shin-chan specialises in spicy Korean-style fried chicken and is popular with homesick Korean exchange students. There's a picture menu (with handy chilli peppers to advise you on spice le…
Korean in Morioka

Pyonpyonsha

Yummy Korean noodle place perfect for a quick bite after getting off your train, before exploring the city sights.