A popular Korean food joint for some kalgooksoo, sujebi and other simple yet delicious dishes. The place can get quite busy as it it quite small, so try to go at off peak hours!

 Tri-colored noodles of the 중심 짬뽕 칼국수 (Combination Kimchi, Sesame Seeds, Small Clams in Soup w. Knife-Cut Noodles)

Tri-colored noodles of the 중심 짬뽕 칼국수 (Combination Kimchi, Sesame Seeds, Small Clams in Soup w. Knife-Cut Noodles)

 The menu - see below for translation.

The menu - see below for translation.

 하우스 꼬마김밥 - 매운/안매운 (Spicy and Non Spicy Baby Kimbap)

하우스 꼬마김밥 - 매운/안매운 (Spicy and Non Spicy Baby Kimbap)


 새우 간장밥 (Raw Soy-Sauce Prawn w. Rice)

새우 간장밥 (Raw Soy-Sauce Prawn w. Rice)

 Large pieces of marinated raw prawns.

Large pieces of marinated raw prawns.

 Mixed together with white rice, egg yolk, ground sesame seeds.

Mixed together with white rice, egg yolk, ground sesame seeds.


 The inside of the restaurant. There is more seating as you go further into the restaurant, but it's not that big. 

The inside of the restaurant. There is more seating as you go further into the restaurant, but it's not that big. 

 Hidden in an alley way with a lot of cute boutique shops near other good eateries as well.

Hidden in an alley way with a lot of cute boutique shops near other good eateries as well.


What? Korean knife-noodles and various other Korean soups, rice dishes and sides to share. 

Menu items: 사라다 칼국수 (Salad Knife-Cut Noodles), 냉모밀 (Cold Buckwheat Noodles, 새우 간장밥 (Raw Soy-Sauce Prawn w. Rice), 멍게 비빔밥 (Sea-pineapple Bibimbap), 바지락 비빔밥 (Small Clam Bibimbap), 명태회 비빔쿨국수 (Pollack Mixed Knife-Cut Noodles)

비빔칼국수 (Mixed Knife-Cut Noodles), 중심 짬뽕 칼국수 (Combination Kimchi, Sesame Seeds, Small Clams in Soup w. Knife-Cut Noodles), 바지락 칼국수/수제비 (Small Clam Knife-Cut Noodles or Pulled Dough Soup), 김치 칼국수/수제비 (Kimchi Knife-Cut Noodles or Pulled Dough Soup), 들깨칼국수/수제비 (Ground Sesame Seed Knife-Cut Noodles), 누룽지 안심탕수육 (Toasted Rice w. Deep Fried Pork), 애호박전 (Baby Zucchini Pancake), 만두 (Dumplings), 하우스 꼬마김밥 - 매운/안매운 (Spicy and Non Spicy Baby Kimbap)

Who? Anyone who enjoys noodles and slight variations to regular knife-cut noodle soup and side dishes. Good for 2 people or small groups up to 4 as the place itself is pretty small.

When? Opening Hours: 11:00am-9pm. Good for lunch or dinnertime. Usually has a line, so I would go at off-peak meal hours. 

Parking? No valet, but there is a pay parking lot nearby. 

Cards Accepted? Yes

Where? 서울 용산구 이태원동 34-39. Seoul Yongsangu Itaewon 34-39. 

Phone number: 02-2235-0707

Directions: If you are on the main street with McDonld's on your right hand side, keeping walking down and then turn right down the first alley. Walk straight and then turn again at your first right and then turn right again.  You will see it on your left hand side. Closest subway station is Noksapyung Exit 3.

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