Learn about Korea’s culinary culture on this 4-hour night tour of Seoul. Stroll through the streets with an expert in local cuisine, stopping at three food stalls and eateries plus a food market. You’ll sample a variety of foods including Korean barbecue, tofu, savory pancakes and spicy braised chicken. Wash it all down with alcoholic beverages such as Korean rice wine and soju (distilled liquor). Your guided small-group walking tour covers plenty of ground in the bustling district of Jongno-gu, with numbers limited to 12 people. 

Highlights

  • 4-hour guided evening food tour in Seoul
  • Taste interesting Korean fare like dubu (tofu), kimchi (a spicy fermented vegetable dish), Korean BBQ and savory North Korean pancakes
  • Try different alcoholic beverages native to Korea like makgeolli (Korean rice wine), soju (distilled liquor similar to vodka) and more
  • Learn about Korean food culture from your fun, expert guide
  • Small-group tour ensures a personalized and unforgettable experience

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What You Can Expect

Small-Group Korean Night Food Tour

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Start your culinary night tour in the popular district of Jongno-gu of central Seoul — just a 5-minute walk from Anguk station. Gather with your small group as your expert guide leads you on a 4-hour journey into Korean food culture. 

In the neighborhood of Nagwon-dong, you’ll find food stalls and eateries brimming with mouthwatering selections to whet your appetite. Sample traditional Korean fare such as dubu and spicy kimchi appetizers followed by Korean barbecue and spicy braised chicken. 

Continue your introduction to Korean cuisine at a shijang (traditional Korean flea market) where you’ll bite into savory North Korean pancakes. These tasty treats are accompanied by soju and makgeolli — rice wine and distilled liquor best washed down with typical Korean drinking games.

Conclude your night out with newfound friends at Jongno (Bell Street), one of Seoul’s most historical areas.

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Customer Reviews

FERNANDO F

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

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Meghan E

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

Amazing food and wonderful guide! Highly recommend.

Philip M

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2016

Excellent tour, we went to 4 really great places that were extremely varied and touched on different cultures of the Korean eating and drinking scene. The guide was extremely friendly and easy to converse with, and the whole experience was very enjoyable.

Margaret D USA

5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2016

A very good tour and a good sampling of Korean food. The Korean barbecue was delicious.

Lindsey M

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2015

WONDERFUL tour. Hands-down, our favorite. The tour guide was very knowledgeable and friendly... and we had awesome food that we wouldn't otherwise have tried. MUST do!

Arianne S

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2015

A lovely guide called Soy. Great to visit the local eateries with an insider. Recommended.

dreadtread

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Fantastic experience! I would absolutely recommend the tour to anyone who wants to try the unique cuisine of South Korea in an authentically local milieu. Bring your camera and your appetite!

Ingrid R

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

We liked the tour very much. The guide took Us to small restaurants in areas were we would not find it our selfs. We was a small group from Sweden and Mexiko. A nice mixture of cultures.

Florence C

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

Our tour guide Sun was great. He explained to Korean culture and dining etiquette very well. We have lots of fun playing the Korean drinking games. He took us to four very local restaurants that serves delicious Korean food that were definitely not accessible to foreigners.

Terry

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

This was a great tour, great fun and a grand introduction to Seoul. The guide was excellent and walking the food back streets was something I just would not have known about with only a week in Korea. Highly recommended.

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