Gyeonggi-do & Incheon restaurants

Seafood in Incheon

Samchi St

Lined with nautically themed lights, this strip of restaurants specialises in delicious and affordable grilled samchi (Spanish mackerel). Paired with a few bottles of makgeolli (milky rice wine), it makes for a fun …
Korean in Suwon

Yeonpo Galbi

This famous restaurant grills up all manner of mouthwatering galbi (beef ribs). At lunch, go for the special Suwon version of galbitang (₩12,000) – ribs in a seasoned broth with noodles and leeks. Find it down the s…
Korean in Incheon

Sinpo Market

Several stalls along this pair of covered arcades specialise in dakgangjeong (fried chicken in a sweet, spicy sauce). The best vendors usually have a line of locals patiently queuing for their takeaway box. Another …
Chinese in Incheon


Set back from the bedlam of Chinatown, this unassuming restaurant is the local pick for Incheon's tastiest mandu (filled dumplings), with a choice of pork or shrimp with veg, either pan-fried, steamed or boiled. Not…
Cafe in Heyri

Foresta Book Cafe

Foresta's backdrop comprises a colossal floor-to-ceiling wall of books, with plenty of tables to enjoy house-roasted coffee, smoothies, sandwiches and salads. The attached bookstore sells art books on Heyri, and has…
Cafe in Heyri

Cafe Hesse

This impressively designed cafe is just the place to soak up Paju's literary vibes and work away on finishing that novel. It's across from the Asia Publication Culture & Information Centre.
Cafe in Anyang

Coo Coffee Roasting House

Grab an outdoor table next to the gurgling water for all-day brunch, litre cans of craft ale, and single-origin coffees. Also hosts very occasional jazz performances on a small stage inside.
Fast Food in Suwon

Yongsung Fried Chicken

Popular chimaek (chicken and beer) spot for golden-fried, juicy chicken pieces and cheap jugs of cold brew.
Korean in Icheon


One of several cavernous restaurants just north of Icheon Ceramic Village known for an impressive abundance of banchan (side dishes) served together with Icheon's famous rice. Dining here is for a minimum of two peo…
Korean in Incheon

Sinpo Woori Mandoo

Feast on steamers of dumplings with fillings like pork and kimchi, along with Korean classics including bibimbap (rice, egg, meat and vegies with chilli sauce), pork cutlet and cold noodles at this cheap and cheerfu…