The Baker’s Table

This German-owned bakery is the place to go for good German bread and pastries in Seoul. They also have a brunch menu, a variety of sandwiches, and soups. It is located in a quiet and beautiful neighborhood, a short walk to the Bukchon Hanok Village and Samcheong Park. We were greeted by the smell of … Continue reading The Baker’s Table

Noryangjin Fish Market

  Noryangjin Fish Market is one of Korea's largest seafood markets. If you are a seafood lover, this is the place to be. There is an old and new building. The new building is relatively clean and organized. The floors tend to be quite wet, so I recommend wearing closed-toe shoes. There is also a … Continue reading Noryangjin Fish Market

Lusso lab, Jeongdong

Lusso Lab is located in the quiet historical area of Jeongdong, not far from Deoksugung Palace. The quaint neighborhood is beautiful for a stroll after a meal. The interior is spacious with industrial-style decor. There is an enticing display of cakes by the counter. The staff is friendly but spoke minimal English. The menu offers … Continue reading Lusso lab, Jeongdong

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

Amiso Korean Restaurant

  Amiso is a Korean BBQ restaurant located on the 5th floor of the Polaris building in Myeongdong. The place is spacious with an outdoor seating area. The restaurant not only serves Korean BBQ but also traditional dishes such as Bibimbap, Ginseng chicken soup, and a variety of stews. The waitress who served us spoke … Continue reading Amiso Korean Restaurant