European in Itaewon & Yongsan-gu


Leo's is known for pairing small European bites and sandwiches with cocktails and jazz. Two of their most popular sandwiches include the corned beef and the pastrami-on-rye. Although prices are a bit above average, …
Bulgarian in Itaewon & Yongsan-gu


Run by a couple of Bulgarian guys, this is a warm and welcoming restaurant. Meat lovers have plenty of options, like kiufte meatballs, served on a big white platter, while the giuvedje stew is smaller but packed wit…
French in Myeong-dong & Jung-gu

Pierre Gagnaire à Séoul

Michelin-starred chef Pierre Gagnaire’s Seoul restaurant is an epicurean and wallet-hammering experience; alternatively drop by the attached glam-to-the-max bar specialising in vodka and Champagne. You'll need to re…
Spanish in Western Seoul

Shim’s Tapas

At this adorable tapas bar they whip up authentic and creative Spanish-style nibbles including light-as-a-feather tortilla and homemade anchovies. Wash them down with a sangria, glass of cava or one of their fine dr…
French in Itaewon & Yongsan-gu

Atelier du Saint-Ex

A revamped version of this acclaimed French bistro has seen it converted to a more casual affair while maintaining the quality service and delicious dishes such as grilled herb chicken and caramelised pork belly.