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Itaewon

Itaewon-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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“halal food” (23 reviews)
“kebab” (8 reviews)
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Itaewon-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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"halal food"
in 23 reviews
"international area"
in 6 reviews
"kebab"
in 8 reviews
"bars and clubs"
in 4 reviews
"military base"
in 3 reviews
"the main street"
in 10 reviews
"international brands"
in 5 reviews
"lots of shops"
in 6 reviews
"every corner"
in 3 reviews
"must visit place"
in 3 reviews
"korean culture"
in 4 reviews
"south korea"
in 3 reviews
"expats"
in 20 reviews
"muslim"
in 23 reviews
"mosque"
in 21 reviews
"shopping"
in 54 reviews
"cuisine"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Muslim temples and US military units are in close proximity, and there are a variety of restaurants and tourists from all over the world as well as Muslims and US troops. Embassies of various countries are gathered and are expected to provide convenience to tourists....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Most of the people have already shared the location, ie behind the hotel- Its easily found out once you reach there. Various watering holes available on various price points. some would try and restrict to create artificial scarcity, some would welcome. my suggestion try and...More

2  Thank YuvaTraveller
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The area is good for food and drink and night life everything is open for late .. too many restaurants and different cuisines.. Hala food and fast food .. and it have tooo many night clubs

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Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

I have visited Itaewon numerous times with my family. It is a family friendly area as long as your stay close to the main road. I recommend to any and all expats to come to Itaewon.

2  Thank Chris H
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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Basically a place to hang out at night, lot of bars, clubs, and restaurant. Bunch of people from everywhere. A bit dirty at night but you know, that’s a place for “partying” or to come and visit before 23. But it’s safe and nobody is...More

Thank Damiano N
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Reviewed 16 February 2018

For Muslims, halal food is necessary. So, Ittaewon is a good place to find halal food, and the price was affordable. There is a mosque where you can take your time to perform your prayers.

3  Thank norlysoleha
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

Itaewon is truly a mesh and mixture of people from everywhere. The streets are alive with cadences of world languages and smells fill the air from restaurants serving foods from all over the world. The weekends are wall to wall bar hoppers and party people....More

Thank MikeyBoy1951
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Reviewed 31 January 2018

there is a huge mosque in itaewon or people called it Seoul Central Mosque... this area is filled with Moslem people from around the world, so you can easily find halal food here.. there is also a store that sell stuff or food ingredients from...More

1  Thank YunusAmat
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Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Easy to get muslim guesthouse and near from mosque also have many delicious halal food restaurant in the town .

Thank Safuan S
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Reviewed 20 January 2018

So very many restaurant hidden in the backroads and alleys. Plus on the street kiosks to buy souvenirs

Thank mmezedd99
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Itaewon
Neighboring the immense Yongsan American Garrison,
Itaewon was once shunned by locals as a seedy, red
light district. But within the past few years, Itaewon
and its surrounding neighborhoods such as Kyunglidan
and Haebangchong have undergone a major revival to
quickly become one of Seoul’s hottest areas. Here,
trendy international restaurants dot the area
alongside hip lounge bars and some of Seoul’s hottest
...More
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AzizFikryMohammad
12 November 2016|
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Response from Andrew F | Reviewed this property |
I highly suggest Airbnb. I just stayed at one in Itewon near the Mosque for $23 per night. easy access to train, bus and taxi.
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nia9119
22 August 2016|
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Response from LaTonya T | Reviewed this property |
I haven't had anything tailor made but make sure to ask around for the best quality and price.
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