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Gireum Tteok-Bokki at Tongin Market 통인시장 기름떡볶이

  • +82-2-722-0911
  • http://tonginmarket.co.kr
18 Jahamun-ro 15-gil (Tongin-dong), Jongno-gu, Seoul • Phone +82-2-722-0911 (서울 종로구 자하문로15길 18 (통인동))

Tongin Market is the place to go for traditional gireum tteok-bokki. The market is well-known as the best place in Korea for gireum tteok-bokki, and even foreign tourists come to have a taste. Gireum tteok-bokki is made by stir-frying rice cakes in oil and seasonings. There are two types of gireum tteok-bokki sold here. One kind is seasoned with just oil and soy sauce; the other is seasoned with spicy red pepper flakes and oil.

Three of Tongshin Market’s gireum tteok-bokki eateries are particularly famous and popular. One such eatery is Original Grandmother's Gireum Tteok-Bokki. The shop has been featured on TV programs. Another is Hyoja-dong’s Old School Tteok-Bokki, once visited by John Kerry in 2014 while he was the U.S. Secretary of State.

 

Utilization information

・Operating Hours : 07:00~21:00 (hours vary by shop)

Access

[Subway]
Gyeongbokgung Station (Seoul Subway Line 3), Exit 2.
- Continue straight for approx. 700m.
- The market will be on your left. 
 

18 Jahamun-ro 15-gil (Tongin-dong), Jongno-gu, Seoul • Phone +82-2-722-0911


Traffic information

  • Subway Line 3 Gyeongbokgung (Government Complex-Seoul) (경복궁(정부서울청사))- 633.5m

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