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Sinseon Seolleongtang Myeongdong

) #15 of 120,918 Restaurants in Seoul $$ - $$$ Korean
56-1, Myeongdong-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul 04537, South Korea
+82 2-777-4531
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good48%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bone soup” (12 reviews)
“ox” (17 reviews)
“kimchi” (36 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
$$ - $$$
56-1, Myeongdong-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul 04537, South Korea
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1 - 10 of 764 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place is open 24 hrs which makes it so convenient if you're hungry any time of day. Especially if you live around the Myeong-Dong area which means it's walking distance to the place and you don't have to worry about after hour public transport...More

Thank BonitaChin
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This shop serves beef bone soup that is boiled for hours to achieve a milky consistency. The soup itself is clean testing but does not have the strong beefy taste I had expected from hours of boiling. The kimchi on the other hand is less...More

Thank Philip G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The dumplings in the soup were delicious. The soup itself is very bland, but with the kimchi & dumplings it all tasted great together. Kimchi remains on the table to help yourself. Staff are quick & efficient.

Thank Monica282
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We felt welcomed the moment we stepped in. The service staff were conversant in English and they were very attentive. They quickly ushered us to a table and ensured we were comfortable. We ordered a large portion of the ox beef soup to share and...More

Thank life_infullcircle
Reviewed 25 April 2017

We got into Seoul late evening and arrived at our hotel around 1am. This was the only logical place to eat, we did not want oily junk food before going to bed. And was it a delight to be able to eat here. Everything tasted...More

Thank mojojoie
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We came during lunch and waited for thirty minutes. It was a Tuesday around 2 PM. Well, this place was so hyped up it actually met my expectations. This was the best seolleongtang I've had. I thought Gam Mee Oak in NYC was the gold...More

1  Thank ejk2000
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Great food at affordable price! Queued for a quick lunch at Myeongdong. The queue was long, but because of the restaurant efficiency, it moved rather quickly! Food was served promptly after order was taken. Will definitely be there the next time when visiting Myeongdong!

1  Thank laoyusheng
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Perfect for a late night meal or early morning in winter to get your stomach warm for a good night sleep or a great start of the day in winter. This place opens 24 hours and at a very convenient location in Myeoungdong. I was...More

1  Thank Winnie C
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Got to front of shop by 7:20am by which time a small queue had already formed. But the queue moved quickly enough and 20 mins later I was seated. It was a delicious meal, an excellent choice on a chilly March morning. The radish kimchi...More

Thank DShim
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We went there for lunch. We ordered the seolnongtang (Ox bone soup) with rice KRW7,000 (a nice lady's portion) KRW5,000 (child's portion). The men ordered the Mandu Seolnongtang (Ox bone soup with dumplings) and Modeum Suyuk (Ox bone soup with assorted boiled tender meat with...More

2  Thank yoidan
Myeongdong / Namdaemun
Arguably Seoul’s most famous neighbourhood and
undoubtedly one of its most popular, Myeongdong takes
shopping and eating to new heights, with hundreds of
shops, restaurants, and cafes all stacked on top of
one another. The rise in popularity of Korean
cosmetics, fashion, and more has made this area a
must-see for visitors who come and marvel at
Myeongdong’s often frenetic pace and energy. Lotte and
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56-1, Myeongdong-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul 04537, South Korea
  • Location: Asia  >  South Korea  >  Seoul>  > Myeongdong / Namdaemun
  • Neighbourhood: Myeongdong / Namdaemun
  • Phone Number: +82 2-777-4531
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