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Samcheonggak Dawon

3, Daesagwan-ro, Seongbuk-gu, Seoul 02822, South Korea
+82 2-765-3700
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
17 Oct 2016
“Great wedding event and lunch, great service”
16 Jun 2016
“A Tad of Traditional Korean Cuisine ”
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Korean, Asian
3, Daesagwan-ro, Seongbuk-gu, Seoul 02822, South Korea
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

Attended a friend's wedding event that was done the traditional Korean way. It was a beautiful setting, with traditional clothes, ceremony, etc. The service was impeccable and when it rained, the staff adjusted accordingly. Food was good too.

Thank Yjyj2
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Was wondering as to why someone wrote a negative review ., so I ask my Korean Friend Professor Eugene presently with Tanzania University & he gave me this address . Restuarant is located up in the hills so on approaching see if you can spot...More

1  Thank calvinchan
Reviewed 28 September 2015

if you are looking for a dining experience, try this restaurant. It is not just for the food, but a destination. Personally, I recommend arriving earlier and taking a walk in the garden and enjoying the views before dining, or before it gets dark. So...More

Thank dogtrek
Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

I was looking forward to enjoying some delicate Korean cuisine amidst mountain views given the restaurant's popularity and location. Ordered the Dongbaek Sura lunch set which I regretted so much - worst Korean food I've ever had especially given the price! The Korean ribeye steak...More

1  Thank valkw
Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

Perched on a hill with some great views this restaurant is worth a visit as it gives you the full traditional koean atmosphere and taste from the word go. The building is really traditional and would not look out of place in a korean royal...More

Thank Idris A
Reviewed 29 June 2015

This restaurant was recommended to us by an Australian who lived in Seoul for several years. We took a taxi there as the restaurant is in the hills. The drive there was approximately 45mins from Gangnam area and was a wonderful scenic drive in some...More

Thank Possum007
Reviewed 9 December 2014

This restaurant is fairly difficult to access (many rocky steps and would not be suitable for a wheelchair-bound person). That being said, once you reach there, it's pure magic! Surrounded by beautiful gardens, the building looks like a part of the Gyeongbokgung Palace complex. Your...More

2  Thank LoveToTravel1962
Reviewed 6 December 2014 via mobile

Settled at the very end / top of Samcheong-dong-gil, great surrounding nature will be charming your mind before finally reaching Samcheonggak temple and associated restaurant. Once in, you'll appreciate cosy environment but main remembrance will be that dozen of small Korean fusion dishes, tasting great,...More

Thank Mathieu B
Reviewed 26 October 2014

I dined here with a large group. This is one of several locations that provide a traditional Korean experience that combines traditional staged performances with multi-course Korean meal. The complex is large with a traditional architecture and a garden-like setting. As I had been to...More

Thank Loki_and_Odin
Reviewed 1 October 2014 via mobile

Brought my husband here for his birthday dinner as it was recommended by a Korean friend. As it was our first trip to Korea, we were amazed at the awesome food that was served. Service was fast as they make sure we always have food...More

1  Thank norinang
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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3, Daesagwan-ro, Seongbuk-gu, Seoul 02822, South Korea
  • Location: Asia  >  South Korea  >  Seoul
  • Phone Number: +82 2-765-3700
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