A good place for a bite of lunch or a quick drink. The second floor is worth a visit.
Braai Republic is a South African restaurant that I went to with some friends I made from Epik Training. It was cold and snowing for the first time of the year so we cancelled most of our other plans and went to Itaewon for lunch. Braai means barbecue and the Braai Republic serves mostly meat. [...]
Nathalie's birthday was recently so I met up with her and some of her friends to celebrate in Itaewon. Our first stop was Left Coast Burgers at 130-43 Itaewon-dong. I ordered the classic burger with a half side of fries. The classic comes with American Cheese, pickles, lettuce, tomato, onion, ketchup and mustard. Which was [...]
The Rose and Crown is a pub in Itaewon that manages to catch all my friends eyes whenever we walk past. I finally went with a friend and ordered a cottage pie which took a bit longer than my friend's food to arrive. It was sent up in a dumbwaiter. The Rose and the Crown [...]
Linus's Bama Style BBQ is located in Itaewon near exit 4. They make traditional American bbq foods like pulled pork sandwiches and brisket. They also have a pretty decent sized drink menu (alcoholic) that I didn't end up trying. They're open for lunch (11:30-3:00) and dinner (5/5:30-10/10:30). I ordered their pulled pork sandwich which comes with [...]
Plant is a popular vegetarian/vegan restaurant/bakery in Itaewon. I spent a weekend in Seoul with a friend from Chicago whose vegetarian which made picking restaurants easier. In other words I just had to google search for any vegetarian restaurants in the area and head off that way. Plant was nice, we had a bit trouble [...]
Since we were going to be in Seoul over night during our vacation I was really excited because we could go to places I normally can't, like a bar. I'm not a huge fan of bars back in the US. I go to chat with friends and I can never hear them over the music [...]