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Ring the Alarms! Firebell in Gangnam is Smoking!

Hope the summer is treating you well! My family has left me by myself for a few weeks and heading back to the land of red, white and blue, so that means a little more free time to write and explore the Korea. Last week, I finally decided to go head down south of the […]

Canucks in Itaewon – Stupid Name. Mediocre Food. Big TV.

Let’s get this review out of the way. As you can probably tell by the title, Canucks in Itaewon didn’t quite meet my expectations. So let’s make this as quick and as painless as possible. What’s in a name?: So when I first walked by Canucks back in February, it was called “Maple House”. When I […]

Gilbert Burger in Itaewon – Burgers, Shakes and Chili Cheese Goodness

It’s been awhile my friends. Between changing diapers, getting vomit projected onto my face and various other bodily functions that have directly (or indirectly) kept me locked in my apartment in a hermit-like state, I have finally broken free of the shackles for one night in Itaewon. So I decided to check out one of […]

Sid Burger Minis at City Hall – Burgers! Get in my Belly!

Sid Burger Minis is the brainchild of Sid Kim, one of the co-owners of Vatos, one of the most popular Mexican – Korean restaurants in Seoul. He is also the creator of the very delicious (and massive) Sid Burger! Anyway, he has ventured out to start his own enterprise, Sid Burger Minis. After three months […]

Yona Yona Burger in Itaewon – Great Burgers and Lots of Penguins

Update: Yona Yona has turned into some type of pizza joint. Will review soon.  Has it really been a month since my last post? My deepest apologies as I played doctor for my son and wife who both came down with a terrible case of bronchitis. However, I did get time to visit a few […]

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, […]

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 […]