One Michelin Star Thai restaurant – Paste

Paste is a one Michelin star restaurant located on the 3rd floor of the Gaysorn Village. The head chef, Bee Satongun, is dedicated to restoring and preserving the traditional Thai cuisine while adding some modern touch. The restaurant's interior is contemporary Thai decor with a large centerpiece of sinuous strips of silkworm cocoons. The high … Continue reading One Michelin Star Thai restaurant – Paste

Ibagu, traditional tea house

Tucked away in one of Insadong's alleyways is a quaint traditional tea house - Ibagu. The tea house is housed in a traditional building. The soft lighting and background music added to the ambiance. Our server was friendly and spoke reasonably good English. The menu consists of a variety of Korean teas, desserts, coffee, and … Continue reading Ibagu, traditional tea house

Osulloc Tea House, Myeongdong

Osulloc is a famous premium tea brand in Korea selling tea (mainly green tea) from Jeju since 1979. The Osulloc tea house in Myeongdong has a cafe and a store. The contemporary design reminds me of Starbucks. The cafe offers teas, lattes, cakes, and ice creams. You can purchase gift sets or teas from the … Continue reading Osulloc Tea House, Myeongdong