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Pierre Gagnaire Seoul

81 Namdaemun-ro, Jung-gu | 35F, Lotte Hotel Seoul New Wing, Seoul 04533, South Korea
+82 2-317-7181
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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81 Namdaemun-ro, Jung-gu | 35F, Lotte Hotel Seoul New Wing, Seoul 04533, South Korea
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Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

Cosy, laid back yet charming, a very good place for a French dinner in Seoul. Dishes are good for sharing and believe you will make the most of the experience if you share several dishes.

Thank Zito
Reviewed March 31, 2017

An incredible experience. Definitely worth the premium price. The service was impeccable. The view was a night view of the city and beautiful. And the food!!! The chef seems to love smoke, so a couple of dishes came out that had smoke when the lid...More

1  Thank laurie b
Reviewed March 10, 2017 via mobile

Service was extremely attentive and wonderful, the dishes were well-executed and absolutely loved the view from the restaurant. Highly recommended!

Thank Claudia D
Reviewed February 18, 2017

Met all the expectations and above, overall place decoration and atmosphere were relaxing, with beautiful views of the city. The stuff is very very well trained and it is a real pleasure to dine in such a place. Possible where they could get better is...More

Thank Maja J
Reviewed February 14, 2017

fantastic food, fantastic view, and fantastic service. Absolutely loved it. I know that some say "gastronomie moleculaire" is passe nowadays but still refreshing to meet gagnier's dishes in Seoul. The view of the north mountain on a clear day is gorgeous.

1  Thank jeankim2005
Reviewed December 16, 2016 via mobile

I had a special lunch course which started from amuse bouche to dessert with a wine pairing I chosen. Each dish was a beautiful and nice, it was hard to explain. I could feel a chef's philosophy.

Thank Daniel L
Reviewed August 23, 2016

After 5 years of exploring Seoul’s fine dining scene we finally convinced ourselves to try Pierre Gagnaire’s local branch. Although the dining room and service were both top notch, the food itself was a big disappointment and certainly did not justify the price charged. Just...More

1  Thank Jaeeun K
Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

This was a fantastic experience. We had a 5 course dinner with wine pairing. Just amazing dishes. View from the 35th floor at night is exquisite. A shame that only 2 tables attended.

1  Thank Vosje2015
Reviewed June 3, 2016

Generally a good spot, good views and good wine. But they billed my Visa in US dollars and the exchange rate they used was 5% worse than the going rate. That's super shady. I would avoid any place that thinks they can take advantage of...More

5  Thank Sachin A
Reviewed May 23, 2016

Top notch, staff were fantastic and the food was a delight, would defiantly come back again. Defiantly worth a visit if your in seoul and want to treat yourself.

1  Thank Daniel G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$33 - US$133
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 81 Namdaemun-ro, Jung-gu | 35F, Lotte Hotel Seoul New Wing, Seoul 04533, South Korea
  • Location: Asia  >  South Korea  >  Seoul
  • Phone Number: +82 2-317-7181
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