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La Cigale Montmartre - CLOSED

123 Itaewon-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, South Korea
+82 2-796-1244
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good25%
  • Average20%
  • Poor25%
  • Terrible5%
14 Aug 2016
“Very dispointing experience - don't go there”
3 Feb 2015
“Another Re-Visit - Probably My Last”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, European, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
123 Itaewon-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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Reviewed 14 August 2016

I used to come to this place when it was known as La Cigale Montmartre...But visibly management have changed. Decoration is well done and you think you are in a french brasserie in Paris...but that's all. Food is bad. I ordered a salade nicoise ....which...More

Reviewed 3 February 2015

I try to visit this Brasserie whenever I'm on the Peninsula, so stopped in for lunch on a bitter cold Saturday in January. Had to move as the tables near the door were too cold. The menu is the same and the food is very...More

Thank George C
Reviewed 3 January 2015

the place has now changed name to UN, DEUX, TROIS BRASSERIE. during wintertime don't sit at tables near the entrance door (veranda/terrasse): simply too cold to stay and eat there! They don't change cutlery between starter and main course (uncroyable, mes chéris). We asked for...More

3  Thank Albsig
Reviewed 8 September 2014 via mobile

Great food, great service well priced. The best non Korean meal I have had since I arrived. Real baguette, good wine available by the glass. We sat fir about 2 hiyrs over a 3 coyrse lunch. The Frebch Onion soup was thick and cheesy, the...More

Thank lionelmax
Reviewed 2 August 2014

This was a re-visit after some months of absence. The restaurant is still excellent choice for value and quality. It should be noted that some time ago, the restaurant was completely refurbished and the owner changed the name to Brasserie Un Deux Trois. If you...More

Thank George C
Reviewed 16 February 2014

Under new ownership and the food has suffered in trying to please the Korean palate. 18 dollars peraglass of thin, boring red wines we tried two different wines. Uninspired bland,watery onion soup. Beet salad sounded great poor execution too much dressing to little apple and...More

Thank Catsmeow2014
Reviewed 21 December 2013 via mobile

Recently re-opened. Now more up-scale but food still first class. Prices a bit higher, but the value is there. Hands on owner/manager who is very accessible to chat. Genuine French Bistro decor down to small hexagonal white floor tiles and black stick furniture. Wine list...More

Thank George C
Reviewed 3 August 2013

You know you have found a treasure when you walk into a cafe literally dripping wet from the pouring rain - no umbrella - and they welcome you, give you an towels to dry off, bring the wine FAST, and laugh along with you about...More

Thank Kennellyadventure
Reviewed 31 March 2013 via mobile

I went there for lunch and there were buffet(crepe only:₩15,000? All :22,000). We ordered "all" buffet and there were eggs, sausages, salad, mussel(!), veg pie, bread and of course crepes. I knew this restaurant is famous for mussel so really enjoyed mussels. "Crepe" buffet was...More

Thank Julie1266
Reviewed 6 January 2013

At one time I had what was bar-none the best salad I have ever had in Seoul at La Cigale- a warm salad with quail eggs and cheese and green beans: simply superb. Sadly whomever maintains the quality level must have resigned or been off...More

Thank joshuawdavies
Neighboring the immense Yongsan American Garrison,
Itaewon was once shunned by locals as a seedy, red
light district. But within the past few years, Itaewon
and its surrounding neighborhoods such as Kyunglidan
and Haebangchong have undergone a major revival to
quickly become one of Seoul’s hottest areas. Here,
trendy international restaurants dot the area
alongside hip lounge bars and some of Seoul’s hottest
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  • Address: 123 Itaewon-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, South Korea
  • Location: Asia  >  South Korea  >  Seoul>  > Itaewon
  • Neighbourhood: Itaewon
  • Phone Number: +82 2-796-1244
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