Vegetarian: Jirisan Restaurant

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Vegetarian: Jirisan Restaurant

by: . | Korea Tourism Organization | June 09, 2014
Jirisan RestaurantCuisine: Korean
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Hours: Tuesday: 10:00-21:30
Thursday: 10:00-21:30
Saturday: 10:00-21:30
: 10:00-21:30
: 10:00-21:30
Sunday: 10:00-21:00
30, Insa-dong 14-gil, Jongno-gu
South Korea
Phone: 723-4696

Located in Insa-dong, Jirisan is a famous restaurant specialized in han-jeongsik (Korean Table d'hote). The restaurant boasts a traditional hanok (Korean house) building that offers an ambience of Korean beauty.

The main menu is comprised of dubu jeongol (tofu hot pot), bean paste pot-stew, bean curd dregs, kimchi bean curd dregs, acorn jelly salad, dubu-kimchi (tofu with stir-fried kimchi). Appetizers include nakji-bokkeum (stir-fried octopus). In addition, there are also seasonal side dishes specially selected for the time of year. There are three different set menu courses. The Chun-Wang-Bong set menu requires a reservation and notification one day in advance.

Vegetarians can taste the authenticity of Jirisan’s Korean cuisine while enjoying a traditional Korean ambience.

More info
Address: 30, Insa-dong 14-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul
Getting there: Anguk Station (Seoul Subway Line 3), Exit 6. The restaurant is located behind Jongno Police Station (Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency; 종로경찰서).
Menu: Dubu-jeongol, kong biji soup, dotori-muk (acorn jelly salad), nakji-bokkeum (stir-fried octopus), set menus: Jirisan Noh-Go-Dan Set Menu, Jirisan Sam-Shin-Bong Set Menu and Jirisan Chun-Wang-Bong Set Menu; beverages, alcoholic beverages, etc.
Hours: 10:00-21:30
Tel: +82-2-723-4696
Nearby tourist attractions:
Samcheongdong-gil Road