[MHN Park Hye-bin/translated by Roh Pooleun]
▶ Indonesian Food, Lilin
Seoul, Mapo-gu, Donggyo-ro 34, 17
Open daily 11:30~21:00 / Closed on Tuesdays
The chef of Lilin was a former chef in hotel in Indonesia. Indonesian fried noodles, rice noodles, fried rice, and Indonesian beer 'Bintang' are being sold.
The representative menu is ‘Nasi Goreng’ with fried eggs on top of fried rice.
The interior is decorated with bamboo and palm trees, just like a Southeast Asian resort. There are only 3, 4 tables and reservation is unavailable. To avoid waiting, visit after break time.
▶ Thai Rotee, a delicious Thai restaurant
Seoul, Mapo-gu, Donggyo-ro 46, 42-3
Open daily 11:00~21:00 / Closed on Mondays
Thai Rotee sells Thai foods that you can enjoy on the streets of Thailand. It is located on the 2nd floor and it is hot place for couples because of the mood inside.
Thailand's representative street food such as pad-thai, tom-yam-kung, pu-phat-phong-curry and som-tam are being sold. Pad-see-ew, also as 'stir fried soy sauce noodles', 'mood-tod-gratiem' as 'crispy fried pork', and Thai dessert lotti are also available.
▶ Gami Udon
Seoul, Mapo-gu, Hongik-ro 2, 23
Open daily 11:30~20:00 / Closed on Mondays
Japanese chef runs this place. Souy sauce made by the chef, neat taste and chewy noodles are great.
Three menus: hot udon, cold udon, and tempura are sold. There are four types of udon. two types of tempura. You can order them separately or as a set with udon. Set price doens't exceed 10,000 won.
The interior is Japanese-style. A stove and warm tea are prepared outdoors for waiting guests.
[To Go to Seoul] Asian food restaurants in Seoul