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  • Categories: Restaurants

    Neighborhood: Gwanhun-dong

    Cuisine:Korean Dumplings 

    30-11 Gwanhun-dong Seoul Jongno-gu

    Local Language Address: 서울시 종로구 관훈동 30-11

    Koong is a busy restaurant off of Gwanhun-dong in the artsy Jongno area. It is right next to the Kyung-In Art Gallery. Seventy five years ago, grandma Lim, a strong-willed 94 year old lady, founded the restaurant shortly after migrating from Kaesong to South Korea because of the war.  Her grand daughter Sin Bu-won helps grandma Lim run the business and preserve traditional Kaesong dumpling dish re ... read more >
  • Categories: Restaurants

    Neighborhood: Guro-dong

    Cuisine:Korean Dumplings 

    313-7 Guro 4-dong Line 2 and 7 Seoul Guro-gu
    Gaetmaeul Milbatjip is the local name of the famous restaurant in Ichon-dong that specializes in various dumpling dishes and other local food. The cozy little restaurant can accommodate up to forty people so it would be best to call ahead for reservations to avoid the long wait. The GaetMaeGul restaurant boasts of their prized recipe called the hand-made dumpling soup or Son-manduguk. Other famous ... read more >
  • Categories: Restaurants

    Neighborhood: Myeongdong/Namademun

    Cuisine:Korean Dumplings 

    59-5 Myeongdong 1ga Seoul Jung-gu

    Local Language Address: 서울시 중구 명동1가 59-5

    Myungin Mandu restaurant is a rather well known dumpling restaurant that has been around since 1972 and is now all over Seoul. The restaurant chain has several other branches; Daehangno, Mokdong and one by the Shingsegae department store to name a few. Most branches have a dining area but others are only serving take-out to the very busy working class of the city. The Myeong-dong branch of Myungin ... read more >
  • Categories: Restaurants

    Neighborhood: Buam-dong

    Cuisine:Korean Dumplings 

    245-2 Buam-dong Seoul Jongno-gu

    Local Language Address: 서울시 종로구 부암동 245-2

    This restaurant located I the silent neighborhood of Buam-dong, inspired by creating delectable mandu, has come a long way since it opened back in 1993. Park Hye-gyeong opened the Jaha Son Mandu restaurant a small restaurant at that could only accommodate three people at his sister-in-law’s humble abode around seventeen years ago. But now, the restaurant occupies two floors of the house and even n ... read more >
  • Categories: Restaurants

    Neighborhood: Jangchung-dong

    Cuisine:Korean Dumplings 

    26-14 Jangchung-dong 1ga Seoul Jung-gu
    Pyongyang Myeon Ok which translates to Pyongyang Noodle House is one of the most renowned restaurants in Seoul that has stood the test of time. The eatery is not only famous for serving great noodle dishes but also for serving filling and tasty dumplings. The Pyongyang Noodle House dumplings or mandu are perfectly seasoned and contain mung bean sprouts, tofu and ground pork. The mandu is served us ... read more >

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