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Start your tour in the evening near Anguk Subway Station in central Seoul, then head into the bustling streets of Nagwon-dong. With your guide to lead the way, step off the tourist trail and savor the flavors popular among Seoulites.

In your small group—limited to 12 people—you'll visit outlets and street food stalls, and sample tasty treats such as dubu (stir-fried tofu), kimchi (fermented cabbage), and spicy braised chicken. Along the way, listen as your guide sheds light on the role food plays in South Korean culture.

Sample savory pancakes at a shijang (traditional flea market), and taste popular Korean alcoholic beverages including makgeolli and soju. Afterward, head on to the bustling Jongno district to conclude your tour among newfound friends in the neighborhood bars.
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O'ngo Food Communications
O'ngo Food Communications
South Korean cuisine can seem dauntingly diverse, but with a little bold experimentation your taste buds could soon be tingling. On this Seoul walking tour, you'll delve into the local food scene and stop at three guide-recommended restaurants and a food market. Sample local beverages, such as makgeolli and soju that you may otherwise have missed and enjoy personal attention in a group limited to 12 people.
  • Hit the best spots in Nagwon-dong and Jongno with a guide
  • Stop at three local eateries and a market you may otherwise have missed
  • Receive personalized attention in a small group limited to 12
  • Get a more intimate glimpse into the area on a walking tour 
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Reviewed 5 days ago
Fun and Food in Seoul

Have been on a number of different food tours in different parts of the world, and this was definitely among our favorites. Kay, our guide, gave us a great introduction to some of the top dishes in Seoul. His selection of food and restaurant stops...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Wonderful experience with Kay

Because my husband and I are in the midst of a round-the-world trip (which we’re blogging about at RedDotBluDot .com), we’ve done many food tours around the world, and this was a great one. There were three of us (2 adults and 1 senior) and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Excellent tour!

I went on this tour with my family and was joined by three others for a total of six people. Our guide was Ted, who speaks three different languages(at least)possibly more. My family had a great time and certainly we were stuffed toward the end...More

1  Thank LostInTimeAndSpace
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Great custom tour!

Brad gave us a great custom food tour! He took us to some great places we wouldn’t have found ourselves and he was very informative about the local customs etc. Super friendly and very fun experience!!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Great food, accommodating host

I'm always on time for tours...except for this one. I read the email incorrectly and showed up 45 minutes late (totally my fault). The tour guide Brad had left a note for me with his number. I called him, and he explained my mistake, but...More

1  Thank Rory D
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Response from Sarah L | Reviewed this property |
Pretty sure if you are 18 you are good to drink, there was never a point where we were asked or "carded." Cheers!
3 April 2018|
Response from Vulcangirl | Reviewed this property |
It was about 3 hours. It goes longer in the summer though.
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