Tag Archives: Beer

Good Times ROK Gapyeong Craft Beer Festival – I Love Beer, You Love Beer, We All Love Beer

By: Erik Weichel  Welcome to the First Annual Good Times ROK Gapyeong Beer Festival! Once you surpass the initial (yet expected) trauma that is the ticketing line, brace yourself for a joyous day of fun, friendship, and craft beers. GTR did a great job of organizing the event which hosted over 2,000 people throughout the […]

Magpie Brewery in Gyeongridan – Birds, Beers and Pies

Magpie Brewery, named after the ubiquitous bird found throughout Asia, is one of Gyeongridan’s little hotspots for fine craft beers and surprisingly some pretty decent pizza. One of the only problems? The place is fucking packed! However, last weekend, ST and I beat the rush and headed down there right at 5pm on a Sunday […]

Lobster Bar in Itaewon: Fresh-ability

By: Erik Weichel Come by and eat an animal that was alive in the wild 6,000 miles away only three days ago. Lobster Bar is one of 50 restaurants profiled in Itaewon Eats 2015! Download it today!  How to Get There: Stroll your way out of Itaewon Station Exit 4, and continue walking forward towards […]

Southside Parlor: A Parlor. A Saloon, Perhaps

By: Erik Weichel  Dim lights set the mood, but what mood exactly is still unknown at this popular hangout in Gyeongridan. Southside Parlor is one of 50 restaurants featured in Itaewon Eats 2015! Click to download today!  How to Get There: Southside is super easy to find in Gyeongridan, and is not far outside of Noksapyeong […]

Bulldogs in Itaewon – God Save the Queen! (we mean it man)

Photos by: 성범경 Instagram: bigk_art Warning: The follow article may have an unnecessary amount of British jargon which I have heard sparingly over the course of my time in South Korea. Bulldogs is one of 50 restaurants profiled in Itaewon Eats 2015! Click here to download!  First of all, thanks to my friend 성범경 for the awesome […]

The Thirsty Monk: Tap Tap Taparoo

By: Erik Weichel Beer… Cold, delicious beer. The Thirsty Monk is one of 50 restaurants profiled in Itaewon Eats 2015. Download a copy today! Click here! On your way yet? How to Get There: Take Line 6 to get to Itaewon station and take Exit 1. Walk forward along the main strip until you reach […]

Praha in Itaewon – Kohemian at its Finest or Wurst?

Korea+Bohemian…. It’s something that I never thought I would see, but then again, there are lots of things I thought I would never see here in the ROK. Last week, Jill and I attempted to find “OK Kitchen” in Itaewon which has moved, so we settled on Praha, an old favourite back in the day. […]

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, […]

토끼굴 (Rabbit’s Burrow) – Serenity in the Depths of Madness of Hongdae

By: Erik Weichel 토끼굴, directly translated as “rabbits burrow” is aptly named. A low key and quiet jazz bar in Hongdae, 토끼굴 allows you to separate yourself from the pace and overcrowded tendencies of the area and enjoy some pleasant conversation among friends. As a disclaimer, this review will be somewhat less “formal” than others […]

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. […]