Must-Visit Restaurant in Myeong-dong: Yuktongryeong

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Must-Visit Restaurant in Myeong-dong: Yuktongryeong

by: Korea Tourism Organization | Korea Tourism Organization | March 26, 2017
YuktongryeongCuisine: Korean
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Hours: Monday - Sunday: 11:30-2:00
37-2, Myeongdong 8na-gil,
Jung-gu , 11
South Korea

As a restaurant where one can get a taste of the famous Jirisan Mountain Black Pork in Seoul, Yuktongryeong is flourishing with customers every day, thanks to its appearance in the variety television show "The Demand of Luxurious Food." The most popular menu in this restaurant is grilled skin-on black pork. As its name implies, unlike the regular pork belly meat, skin-on pork belly is cut along with the skin to create a chewy texture.

Dipping the skin-on pork belly lightly in the salt is the best way to taste the original flavor of the meat itself. Enjoy the grill with the salad and side dishes served to clear out any after taste. Another popular menu, kimchi jjigae is also an excellent partner with the skin-on pork belly.

☞ Address: 37-2, Myeongdong 8na-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul
☞ Operating hours: 11:30-02:00 (Closed on public holidays)
☞ Menu and price: Grilled skin-on black pork 14,000 won / Black pork boston butt 14,000 won / Pork belly 12,000 won / Rib eye roll 37,000 won / Kimchi jjigae 6,000 won / Kimchi noodles 5,000 won

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