Close to Itaewon is the National Museum of Korea where visitors can experience Korea’s rich history and culture. Yongsan (Family) Park is a spacious place to walk, play, and escape from the surrounding city. Leeum, located on the outskirts of Namsan and near Itaewon, is a private museum (run by the global corporation Samsung) which showcases antique Korean art as well as modern works by international artists. Designed by the famous architect Jean Nouvel, Leeum itself is also considered a piece of art.
Itaewon is known for its fascinating antique shops that carry antique furniture and accessories from Korea and all over the world. Exquisite performances by highly regarded musicians are among the entertainment highlights of the Itaewon area. As the oldest jazz bar in Korea, All That Jazz is a favorite spot among travelers and jazz enthusiasts.
|Bars/ Cafes/ Clubs||Cacao Boom (Itaewon Branch) (카카오봄(이태원점))||Yongsan-gu Seoul|
|Asian Food||Bua (부아)||Yongsan-gu Seoul|
|Korean Food||Orum (오름)||Yongsan-gu Seoul|
|Western Food||Kervan Turkish Halal Restaurant (케르반 터키쉬 할랄 레스토랑)||Yongsan-gu Seoul|
|Western Food||Mother's Office (마더스 오피스)||Yongsan-gu Seoul|
|Asian Food||Wang Thai (왕타이)||Yongsan-gu Seoul|
|Special Restaurants||Petra Palace (페트라 펠리스)||Yongsan-gu Seoul|
|Western Food||Smokey Saloon – Itaewon Branch (main branch) (스모키 살룬-본점)||Yongsan-gu Seoul|
|Western Food||Suji's (수지스)||Yongsan-gu Seoul|
|Western Food||Ali Baba (알리바바)||Yongsan-gu Seoul|