Tag Archives: Pulled pork

McPherson’s Pub Soft Opening – Making Bama BBQ Goodness in Mokdong

Edit: In March 2016, Joe McPherson was no longer associated with McPherson’s Pub. Please note that this review may not reflect the current menu at McPherson’s.¬† So on Thursday, I was lucky enough to be invited to a soft opening of McPherson’s Pub in Mokdong, just outside of Omokgyo station. For those who don’t know, […]

Linus Bama Style BBQ Reloaded – Get the RIIBBBSS!!

I’ve been meaning to do this post for awhile. Over the course of the last year, I have probably visited Linus about a half a dozen times. My last post was almost a year ago! So much has changed, so let’s dive in! Linus Bama Style BBQ was in my TOP 10 Restaurants of Itaewon! […]

Manimal Mayhem – The Battle for Southern BBQ Supremacy Just Got A Little More Interesting

It’s a great Friday afternoon¬†and I hope you are out there enjoy some nice weather, and after this post, hopefully a little southern BBQ as well. Manimal is the new kid on the block in the southern BBQ wars, which for now, has been complete domination by Linus BBQ. Well, now there is a little […]

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 […]

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. […]

Holy Smoke in Haebangchon (HBC) – The Meat Gods Are Strong Here

Update: Holy Smoke shut its doors in the spring of 2016 Itaewon seems to be going through a southern BBQ renaissance right now. Last year, JR’s BBQ opened up on the main strip in Itaewon and I had a positive experience and a horrific experience. A couple of months ago, Linus BBQ opened up just […]

Linus BBQ – Great BBQ in the Bowels of Itaewon

Well not really the bowels, but it’s not on the main strip either. Hello gentle reader, after a serious bout of the flu and a virus to my Macbook, I am finally back with an entry. My life is so busy, but never too busy for some tender, juicy meat covered in BBQ sauce. This […]

JR’s Southern Style BBQ in Itaewon Revisited… What the Hell Happened?

Sigh… There is nothing worse than having a great culinary experience and then recommending it to a friend, only to have it blow up in your face. Last night (Saturday October 12th, 2013), was my friend’s 32nd birthday party (Happy birthday JP!) and during the week at work, I kept recommending them to head to […]