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Itinerary
Start the three-hour authentic food tour by meeting our local guide at 7pm in front of Jongno 3-ga (Line 5) Exit 6 in Jongno district, which is central-located and one of the most historical areas in Seoul. Your guide will open the door to you to experience Korean foods and culture.

Instead of visiting touristy places, your food options will be kept as Korean-style as possible. Follow your local guide to discover authentic and hidden restaurants where locals go. Your guide will share insights and stories. You'll see what typical and lively Korean routine life is like.

You will visit three different restaurants that are popular among Koreans. You will be enjoying unique and authentic Korean foods with various of Korean alcohol selections. Also, learn about Korean culture at each place. For instance, Korean drinking culture, etiquette, and Korean-styled cocktails.

The tour ends around 10pm, and you will be escorted to near Jongno 5 ga station.
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Overview
Immerse yourself in the culinary and drinking culture of Seoul's historic Jongro District on this evening walking tour. Follow a guide to three different local restaurants to try traditional dishes such as chicken stew, Budaejjigae, pancakes, and Korean barbecue. Learn about the traditional foods served here, as well as the history of the district, through the guide's in-depth commentary. Limited to a small group of 10 people or fewer, this tour provides personalized attention and an intimate atmosphere.
Highlights
  • Evening culinary and history tour of the historic Jongro District
  • Visit three off-the-beaten-path restaurants you might not find on your own
  • Try authentic Korean dishes and hear the culinary history behind each from a guide
  • Small group of 10 people or fewer means an intimate atmosphere
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Reviewed 4 days ago
Fantastic

Taesan took us to places that we would not have been able to visit (language barrier, not knowing about them, generally being terrified of new things...) and made them both accessible and fun. I had a fantastic time and I will remember the great time...More

Thank austrini
Reviewed 1 week ago
Very nice visit

We had a lovely and nice evening with Eunbi We have been to three very typical restaurants and we had explanations on the Korean culture, habits and way of living. The food was delicious and typical. I recommend this tour.

Thank tristan d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Excellent time in Jongro

So this is the second food tour that me and my family did which is sometimes a challenge(because you already tried all the good stuff on the first tour.) This is where I was really pleasantly surprised. Since we are the only one on the...More

Thank LostInTimeAndSpace
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile
Food tour

Great food tour in Insadong. Also showed us great local area of tent popups and crowded alley restaurants a few blocks away we returned to next night. Careful when Eunibi tells you the toppoki is "a little spicy"! :)More

Thank paladintodd
TaesanKang, 매니저 at Seoul Hunters, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Hello Todd, Thank you for your review. Had a great time with your family. Glad you enjoyed the tour and even went back to the places! haha yea toppoki was a bit more spicy that night ;) Enjoy the rest of your Asian trip and...More

Reviewed 10 May 2018
Tasty Food in Jongro

We were met at the station entrance by the lovely Eunbi, who was our guide. She then took us to the first restaurant - Korean BBQ - beautiful, fresh & tasty. Then onto a tteokbokki restaurant which was different and interesting. Finally, chimek, beer and...More

Thank AmandaX8714LT
TaesanKang, 매니저 at Seoul Hunters, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Hello Amanda, This is Eunbi from Seoul Hunters. Thank you so much for your kind review. I am glad you liked the food and the area as well. Jongno is an attractive area where you can see both tradition and modernity :) Take care and...More

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Response from Ali0625 | Reviewed this property |
The tour starts at 19:00 so you should be able to make it and I will recommend it. As mentioned earlier, Eunbi is very helpful and will try to accommodate your needs. Please contact Seoulhunters website with your questions... More
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