Vidushi Sharma, New Delhi
As we know how the Korean wave is taking over Indians, and when we talk about Korea, how can we miss the delicious food that we see in all these K-Dramas? Food is an integral part of Korean Culture, in every K-Drama we can see the leads gorge themselves on delectable-looking Tteobboki or some Gimbap and the heavenly Bibimbap. To satisfy your Korean food cravings, we have listed down 5 Korean restaurants in Delhi where you can enjoy Korean cuisine be it Ramyeon, Gimbap, Tteobboki, Korean Fried Chicken, or even Soju!
Gung The Palace
Location: D-1/B, near Aashirwad Complex, Green Park, New Delhi, Delhi 110016
This restaurant has two branches one in Gurgaon and the other one in Green Park. The restaurant is owned by Koreans so you can be sure that you will find authentic Korean food here. There are two types of seating arrangements available, the western-style seating and the other one is Korean-style seating, if you are looking for an authentic experience then you should go for the Korean-style seating.
The menu you should really try here is Tteobboki, Kimchi Jjigae (Kimchi Stew), Jajangmyeon (Black Bean Sauce Noodle), and also the famous drink of Korea, Soju.
Busan Korean Restaurant
Location: Ground Floor, House# 9B, Block # 10, Colony, Majnu Ka Tilla 110054, New Aruna Nagar, New Delhi, Delhi 110054
A small and cozy restaurant in the lanes of Majnu-ka-Tilla, famous among North campus students because of its proximity to the North campus, you will find the traditional Korean-style seating with lowered tables here. It is a place where you can spend quality time with your friends. Also, if you are looking to enjoy budget-friendly Korean cuisine then this is the place for you!
The menu you should really try here is Bibimbap, Dakgalbi (Spicy grilled chicken), and Kimbap.
Dalgrak Café at Korean Culture Centre
Location: 25-A, Ring Rd, Vikram Vihar, Lajpat Nagar IV, Lajpat Nagar 4, New Delhi, Delhi 110024
Café at Korean Culture Centre offers a variety of authentic Korean food. The café has a very peaceful ambiance for you to relax and enjoy Korean delicacies. They have a range of organic coffee and also a drink named Sweet Potato Latte so if you are feeling a bit adventurous then you should give it a try. Also, there is a variety of Korean Tea offered here.
The menu you should really try here is Fried chicken, Ramyeon and Gimbap.
Gangnam Korean Restaurant
Location: 1st floor Tara House New Aruna Colony, Majnu ka Tilla, Timarpur New Delhi 110054
Another gem that you can find in the lanes of Majnu-ka-Tilla is Gangnam Korean restaurant. The restaurant has a peaceful ambiance and the all-wooden interior resembles the restaurants in Seoul. It also has the traditional Korean seating available and as soon as you are seated you will be served green tea. If you want to get the full Korean dining experience which is also pocket-friendly then this is the best option for you out there. Also, Soju here is a bit cheaper than other places which is always a plus.
The menu you should really try here is Samgyeopsal (Korean Barbeque), Kimchi Jeon (Kimchi Pancake)
Restaurant de Seoul (Seoul Restaurant)
Location: Mall, C-308, 3rd floor Ansal Plaza, Khel Gaon Marg, Andrews Ganj, New Delhi-110049
Restaurant de Seoul or Seoul Restaurant is located in Ansal Plaza mall. Although not known to many, this is one of the best Korean restaurants in Delhi. The menu here is a bit expensive but the food here is surely worth it. It offers a variety of Korean dishes along with Japanese cuisine so if you are in a mood to try Japanese cuisine you can find it here. The hospitality and the ambiance of this place are top-notch. The best way to end your meal here is with some Ginseng tea. This place should be on your must-visit list.
The menu you should really try here is Shabu-Shabu (Soup with Vegetables and Meat), Naengmyeon (Cold Buckwheat Noodles), and Ginseng Tea.
These are our suggestions of restaurants in Delhi to satisfy all your Korean food cravings. Do let us know in the comment section if you have visited any of these restaurants and your experience of having Korean cuisine.