Best Recommendations of Food that You Must Try in Seoul


Seoul is a city which offers so many attractions for you. As good as its K-Pop and K-Drama, Seoul has been a favorite destination to the people in the worlds. Those two factors have impacted the people’s imagery towards Seoul. Many people think that visiting Seoul brings their fantasy in K-Drama to the real world. In this city, you will find so many tourist attractions, such as the Han Gang River, Namsan Tower, Gyeongbuk-gung Palace, and so on. Besides, you can also visit several places where most scenes in K-Drama are taken in Seoul so that you can feel the atmosphere as if you are the cast of your favorite ones and smart tips for exploring Seoul.

Delightful Culinary Trip in Seoul

Visiting Seoul as your K-Drama scenes journey will be going more amazing when you also taste the foods. Those who are K-Drama lovers, you must have understood when you watch the actress enjoy his or her eating scenes. This is very mouthwatering. Moreover, Seoul gives you thousands choice to let you taste the food and drinks. You can find lots of coffee shops, Korean Traditional restaurants, and Korean street foods here. Yeah, the culinary tour is a must to-do-list when you are visiting this city. Therefore, be ready to taste lots of amazing foods which are highly recommended to try.

Basically, almost all of Korean food is delicious and has a taste which can be accepted by most of the tourists. Get your opportunities to try foods that you often find them in Korean drama. Here are several recommendations to have a great culinary trip that you must try in Seoul:

  • Korean Fried Chicken

Did you ever see on the drama that someone ordered and ate fried chicken at home and you find it so delightful? Yes, Korean Chicken is the best! There are lots of Korean Fried Chicken restaurants that you can find in Seoul. Something that makes it very special is the sauce as it is available in some variants, such as, honey mustard, garlic sauce, hot and spicy sauce, and cheesy sauce.

  • Korean Rice Cake

Korean Rice Cake or called as Tteokpokki is one that you often see in K-Drama. You may find the actor or actress eat in a food truck tasting the rice cake in bloody chili sauce. Get your chance to try this in Seoul. There are so many food trucks which sell this food. You can also try the other side dishes when you have the rice cake, such as twigim (fried vegetables) and odeng (fish cake).

  • Bibimbap

Another food that you have to try is Bibimbab. It contains rice completed with vegetables as the condiments and raw egg in the center. It is seasoned by gochgujang or known as Korean Chili Paste. Before eating, you need to stir until all of them are mixed well.

  • Ramyeon

Ramyeon is known as the instant noodle. It might be seen as less special than all that has been mentioned before, but if you feel like in a K-drama, you can try to have this in a convenient store. Yes, Korean people like to do this when they are going home late. You can find so many kinds of noodles in a convenient store and cook it by yourself.

  • Bulgogi

It is a Korean beef soup which tastes so delicious. You will have this with warm rice and side dishes. Please try this one when you are in Seoul.

Those are only several recommendations of foods that you can try so that you can try what you see on the drama. Actually, there are so many foods that you can try since Korean street foods serve you lots of choices that you never try before. Moreover, you can find them in so many famous places in Seoul, such as Hongdae, Myeong-dong, Insa-dong, Gangnam, and etc. Go visit Seoul and taste your favorite K-food!