Archive for the ‘places to eat’ Category

Today's feature is a hit 맛집 (Taste House) in Seoul with all the young people~  a small hole in the wall around Hapjeong 합정 that specializes in fun flavors of croquettes and American-style chilli, 길모퉁이 칠리차차 aka Cornerside Chilli Cha Cha! ♥ ♥ ♥ If you love croquettes ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Read the rest of this entry »
★ Recently I discovered an awesome dinner hot spot in Gangnam with a cool galactic theme~  Area 51 Gram! ★ I totally fell in love with 에어리어51그램 when I came across a photo online, I had to go check it out in person for myself and see if the food was as good as the atmosphere seemed ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Read the rest of this entry »
  If you have read my Juk post, you will know I am a LOOOOVER of soups! For a while I thought my soup world in Korea was limited to things like kimchi jjigae, until Nara introduced me to the delicious world of Seolleongtang 설렁탕~ a simple, but satisfying dish that has been around in Korea for ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Read the rest of this entry »
Did you know the American chain Dunkin Donuts is in Korea? Dunkin' donuts aka 던킨도너츠 in Korea is really cute!! Normally I am not one to get excited over DD,  I mean... it is kinda the Mc Donald's of doughnuts where I am from, I would much rather eat one from a little mom and pop shop still ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Read the rest of this entry »
Korea's large burger chain Lotteria  (aka Lotte Burger) has recently added a brand new burger to its menu, the "Lady Burger". Aside from the fact it comes in a pink printed wrapper, nothing is very lady like about it though~ just delicious. What makes this burger unique is that it has little rice ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Read the rest of this entry »
Last week Nara and I had a chance to visit the yummy pizza snack chain~ Kono Pizza in Gangnam 강남구!  Kono Pizza is originally an Italian chain, but nowadays they seem to have a restaurant in every country EXCEPT America~  Have you had it before?  This was my first time even hearing about Kono ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Read the rest of this entry »
If you have lived in Korea for an amount of time, chances are you have spotted a "Sorrento" restaurant around town. *Updated with a few better quality photos!* Sorrento is a Italian restaurant chain here in Korea that is affordable, cozy to eat at, and fairly common~ maybe you could compare it ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Read the rest of this entry »
Recently Nara and I stopped for a Ramen lunch at an actual Ramen-type place here in Seoul, so I thought this would be worth sharing with everyone since its a fun experience! The name of this chain is 틈새 라면 which means Ramen Crack (like a crack in the wall) Now I love Ramen, but as I ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Read the rest of this entry »
Today I have a fun little hole in the wall to share with you~ its kinda a popular little place for the young guys in our area to stop by for food!   회전초밥 스시 Is a small rotating sushi bar in Sillim, but it is anything but fancy like some of them tend to be!  This place has many choices, ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Read the rest of this entry »
Juk 죽 aka Korean rice porridge has become my go to comfort food here as a soup lover.  Seriously, soup addict here. What is Juk or Rice porridge?  Well think of it as a nice and very thick rice soup, sometimes grains, beans, meat, and vegetables are added, but  it can be made VERY simply with ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Read the rest of this entry »

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