Tag Archives: Hyewha

The Filipino Sunday Market in Hyehwa – Lively People and Cheap Meat on a Stick

As autumn sets in and the days and nights become cooler, time begins to ticks down in our minds. Winter hibernation will soon be upon us, so we should go out and enjoy the sensible weather while we can. We have been to the Sunday Filipino Market before and always have a good time. The […]

Wood and Brick (Le Gourmet?) – European Brunch with the Service to Match

Happy Sunday gentle readers! I hope your enjoying your weekend and getting some much deserved rest! Today, the old lady and I decided to head to Hyehwa and Hansang University to check out some of our favorite spots. First, we decided to grab some brunch, so we whipped out the old Lonely Planet and looked […]

Sanbong Grill (산봉화로구이) – Thin Strips of Beef Goodness Tucked Away in Hyehwa

As you exit from Hyehwa station, you are immediately confronted with the loud, screaming face of Americana. McDonalds, TGIFridays, Bennigans and Mr.Pizza, are there to greet you, smiling a vicious, over-priced and underwhelming food quality smile. However, much like Korea itself, appearances are only skin deep. The deeper you peel the layers off of Hyehwa, […]

하루방 되고기 Harubang dwegogi – Hyehwa – Friendly BBQ joint and great 순대국밥

So this is my first time reviewing a restaurant that was strictly Korean, so if there is some translation errors, let me know by commenting below. Last weekend, the wife and I head to the Filipino market in Hyewha. As I’ve said before, Hyehwa is one of the more vibrant pockets of the city that […]

Serious Deli is Seriously Filling – Hansung University

Most travelers and expats alike think that one of the only good places to get a true American-style hamburger is in one of the more popular neighborhoods, such as Itaewon, Gangnam, Apujeong or Hongdae, but more and more independently owned Western restaurants are popping up all around the city. Serious Deli is located in Northern […]