Two cafes ? such as 보통 사람 (“The Average Person”) and Rain Tree ? give you a good overview of what you will discover in the Edae area. Edae ? a term used to refer to the area around Ewha Womans University as well as the university itself ? is one of the most famous […]
Popocha in an upscale pojangmacha franchise in Korea, with locations in Daegu’s Samdeok, Beomeo, Deurangil, Bokhyeon, and Igok areas, as well as Seoul’s Seongnae area and Anyang in Gyeonggi. They offer a range of Korean anju, such as fried chicken, bulgogi, and jjimdak, however, their most popular menu feature is their 1 meter-long shish-kebabs that […]
Pier 8 is a funky Japanese restaurant and lounge in Itaewon, featuring innovative Japanese cuisine, creative drinks, and varying musical vibes and live acts. Micky D’s blog helps tell the rest of the visual story.
Macho’s is a Mexican restaurant in Seoul’s Hongdae district, which features burritos, quesadillas, fajitas, and nachos. No site or web presence beyond the Korean foodies who blog about this place. Nice pics plus menu images can be seen at LadyPekoe.
La Casa Del Mexicana is a Mexican restaurant in Songtan, not far from Osan Air Base. Doesn’t have much English web presence, however, Stripes had a good write-up on it. More pics at Ella8993’s blog.
O’Taco is a Mexican restaurant chain in Korea, with locations in Seoul, such as Hannam, Sookmyung Women’s University, Apgujeong, Banpo, and Hongdae, with other locations in Ulsan and Busan. More pics of menu and food can be seen at Mistahph4t’s blog. Anyone wanting maps of the listed locations, please leave a message in our comments.
If Grill5 Taco is the preferred choice among Koreans who love Mexican, Tomatillo creates equal excitement among the foreign community, especially due to its menu influences from Chipotle. Tomatillo has branched out into 5 locations in Seoul, such as Gwanghwamun, Yeoksam, Euljiro, Itaewon, and Yeouido. Additional nice pics at Hisbooks blog.
Habanero is a Mexican taco truck that pulls up at scheduled locations in Hongdae and neighboring area. Unfortunately, not much English web presence, however, you can get a feel for their menu on their Korean blog. They often post updates on whenever they’ve got something going on elsewhere and location where to find the truck. […]
Hoover Taco is a Mexican restaurant in Seoul’s Garosu-gil district in Gangnam. Not much for web presence or Facebook presence, at this point, but has a strong following among Korea food bloggers. Good pics of food and menu at Cindykid’s blog.
Loco Taco is a Mexican restaurant near Sejong University in Seoul, selling cheap tacos, burritos, quesadillas, plus cheap beer. More images at Eonyoung’s blog.