Tag Archives: american cuisine

Pizza Peel: Peel Me a Party in Itaewon

By: Erik Weichel RANDOM DISCLAIMER. Other people who joined us for lunch wholeheartedly disagree with my opinion on this place, but they’re dumb. Please keep both of these facts in mind as you continue reading, as well as in the activities of your daily life. How To Get There: Pizza peel is very easy to […]

Meatballism in Gyeongridan – Big Balls of Meat on Hot Warm Buns

Update: Meatballism has either moved or shutdown. I miss their sub. ūüė¶ Get your mind out of the gutter. Okay, so after another search for Revolucion Bar in Gyeongridan (which for some reason is like trying to find a sober Irishman on St.Patricks day) we stumbled upon Meatballism. On a nice, cold afternoon in Seoul, […]

The Libertine – Classy Brunch in Itaewon

There has been a lot of buzz around The Libertine since it first opened its doors back in May and most of it has been positive.¬†Jill and I finally got the chance to go down there and experience it for ourselves. Needless to say,¬†The Libertine lived up to expectations! The Libertine is one of 50 […]

Jacoby’s Burger in HBC – Big Burgers For Big Appetites

By: Erik Weichel¬† Please don’t be intimidated by the massive plate of food in front of you. Or do. That’s alright too. There are forks and knives for your convenience, and you’re going to need them. Jacoby’s Burger, located in Noksapyeong, provides nearly everything you can ask for in a burger joint, including fresh ingredients, […]

Butterfinger at Apgujeong Rodeo – Best of the Brunch

I refuse to incorporate a tagline in my title which included a slogan from a popular candy bar that has a famous, yellow-skinned, animated family in their commercials. Instead a play on words seemed appropriate. Butterfinger! Finally, after three years, Jill and I made it down to Apgujeong Rodeo on the rarely used and far […]

Brooklyn: The Burger Joint Near COEX – Great Shakes and Burgers That Are Worth the Wait

The pictures of the burgers and shakes from¬†Brooklyn Burgers on the Seoul Burgers Lovers Group on Facebook leaves my mouth watering every time, so I finally decided that enough was enough and headed down to COEX¬†with a friend for lunch. One of the biggest challenges is actually finding Brooklyn Burger. There are two locations, one […]

Route 66 in Itaewon – As American as a WalMart Apple Pie

Apple pie, the game of baseball, and the iconic Route 66 screams Americana. Unfortunately, Route 66 in Itaewon is about as equivalent to Americana as a McDonald’s on a long, deserted stretch of American highway. It’s not that Route 66 was all that bad, but damn, it was just so generic and uninspiring. Anyway, onwards. […]

Dog Gone – The Hungry Dog in HBC Closes Its Doors

Welp. One of the coziest little restaurants and a fixture in HBC has closed its door. The Hungry Dog had its last bark on Halloween saying farewell to their customers in a blowout party. The owner, Kim Mi Jung, has been having some health issues for quite some time and this has forced her to […]

Burger B in Hongdae – Grade A Hype, B+ Experience

Reviewed by Erik Weichel And so we began a journey into Hongdae in search for what was rumored to be the best burger in Seoul. Of course this is a accolade that we take very seriously. Especially with Western style food becoming relatively prominent in the city as of late, being the best at anything […]

5BEY American Kitchen and Pub in Gyeongridan – A Long Wait for Some Pretty Mediocre Food

Gyeongridan is quickly becoming one of the trendiest places in Seoul. The outskirts of Itaewon, were known mainly as the hill that leads to HBC or the hill to Craftworks. But over the past couple of years, a few notable establishments have popped up in the area. We decided to try 5Bey because ST and […]