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Jihwaja (지화자)

  • Jihwaja (지화자)
  • Jihwaja (지화자)
  • Jihwaja (지화자)
  • Jihwaja (지화자)
  • Jihwaja (지화자)
  • Jihwaja (지화자)
  • Jihwaja (지화자)
  • Jihwaja (지화자)
  • Jihwaja (지화자)
  • Jihwaja (지화자)
  • Jihwaja (지화자)
  • Jihwaja (지화자)
  • Jihwaja (지화자)
  • Jihwaja (지화자)
  • Address 125, Jahamun-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul
    서울특별시 종로구 자하문로 125
  • Type / Specialty Menu Korean Food/Jineo-byul Manchan, Jineo Manchan, Daejangguem Manchan
  • Inquiries • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
    (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
    • For more info: +82-2-2269-5834
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    Operated by a “Living Treasure Of Korean Royal Cuisine” since 1991, Jihwaja is a high-class traditional Korean restaurant located in the center of downtown Seoul. It has enjoyed a high reputation as the finest restaurant that preserves “The Legitimacy of Korean Royal Cuisine,” the essence of the Korean food culture. Jihwaja resembles the sophisticated ambiance of the neighborhood that captures the beauty of the Joseon dynasty. The restaurant offers very healthy and nutritious dishes as they are prepared with only natural ingredients and royal culinary techniques, without using any MSG, artificial flavors or additives. Jihwaja offers a dining experience like no other through a meal fit for kings and queens and food storytelling.

    Jihwaja is committed to promote Korea's authentic traditional food culture - Korean Royal Cuisine - across the world for generations.


    Operating Hours
    Lunch 11:30-15:00 (Last order 13:30) / Dinner 17:30-22:00 (Last order 20:00)


    Some menu items may differ slightly in price and are subject to change without notice.

    [Full course]
    - Jineo-byul Manchan (Deluxe Royal Degustation Course)
    - Jineo Manchan (Royal Degustation Course)
    - Daejangguem Manchan (Daejanggeum Special Degustation Course)

    [Set menu]
    - Grilled Beef Ribs Course
    - Braised Beef Short Ribs Course
    - Braised Abalones in Soy Sauce Course
    - Seafood Hot Pot Course

    Parking Facility

    Phone reservation: +82-2-2269-5834
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    Assistance for Foreigners
    Available (English, Japanese, Chinese)

    Reference Notes
    * Operating hours and closed days are subject to change; please make an inquiry before visiting.

    Smoking / Non-Smoking
    Non-smoking only

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