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Gastro Tour Seoul

Seoul, South Korea
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Traditional Alcohol Tasting with Brewmaster Including Dinner in Insadong
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Traditional Seoul Gourmet Tour
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Korea is a food lover’s destination; a hidden gastronomic gem with its own distinct flavours and centuries of tasty tradition. With Gastro Tour Seoul as your guide, you can explore local restaurants, markets, and traditional neighborhoods that form the beating heart of Korea’s food culture. And because food is entwined with life, your expert Korean food guide will teach you a little about the local history, heritage and landmarks, as well. Gastro tour Seoul is a gastronomic tour operator based in the capital of South Korea, Seoul. Gastro Tour Seoul offers unique culinary experiences, giving food lovers a glimpse into Korea's traditional or modern food secrets and the work of food and beverage artisans and specializes in fixed & customized food tours exploring the culinary and cultural highlights of Korea Hope you discover Korea's best-kept culinary secrets with us!
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7 Apr 2017
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12 Mar 2017
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Seoul, South Korea
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

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Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

We nearly missed this tour, but so glad Victoria waited for us. She gave us a nice tour of the area and her English was great! The alcohol tasting itself was not what we expected. The location seemed as though we were entering someone's house...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2017

The tour started with a walk around Insadong and some history about the area. Many traditional buildings, nice shops, etc. Then we stopped for the soju tasting, which was the highlight of the experience, in my opinion. A master brewer (and human national treasure) talked...More

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Veronica Tae-Ah... K, 오너 at Gastro Tour Seoul, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2017

Thank you for your review. It is really great experiences to meet someone who would like to know about the local culture as you. Jay told me that she also had wonderful experiences with you. Hope you let me know anytime if you have any...More

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Reviewed 11 September 2016

We took the tour assuming that it would be with expensive foods but it was primarily cheaper restaurants. Next time we'll skip the tour.

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Veronica Tae-Ah... K, 오너 at Gastro Tour Seoul, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2016

Simon, I do not remember your name on my guest name list. More, I had big surgery cause of cancer and was in the hospital whole November & December last year 2015. Might you took a tour with different company not Gastro Tour Seoul. -Veronica,

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Reviewed 9 September 2016

I really enjoyed this Gastro Tour! We all dressed up in traditional Korean clothing, walked through a neighborhood that was left intact. Full of traditional buildings and artsy shops. We got to taste home brew soju, yakju and makgeolli. The taste was superb! And the...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2016

We selected the brew master tour with Veronica and it did not disappoint. The highlight of the trip was definitely meeting the master brewer Kim Taek-sang and sampling his makgeolli, yakju, and soju! It was a unique, fun, and delicious way to learn about this...More

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Veronica Tae-Ah... K, 오너 at Gastro Tour Seoul, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2016

Hi Pauline, Thank you for your review. I also had very good time with you and your husband. I'll keep up your advise and feedback and try to make better tour for the future business. Hope to see you again for your next trip to...More

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Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Veronica was a great guide and host for an eating and sights tour of a vibrant area of Seoul. From Korean BBQ to upscale street snacks to desert and a few stops to stay hydrated it as a great way to see some of Seoul...More

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Veronica Tae-Ah... K, 오너 at Gastro Tour Seoul, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2016

Thank you for your testimonial and so glad that you were happy with my service and program of Gastro Tour Seoul. Hope to host you again in the nearest future to introduce Korean Traditional Food world for your next visit. -Veronica,

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Reviewed 26 April 2016

I'm months late posting a review of the Tuscany of Korea tour but our memories of it are still so vivid and impressionable. I work in the culinary industry in the U.S. and really wanted to experience a part of Korea I never had before...More

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Veronica Tae-Ah... K, 오너 at Gastro Tour Seoul, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2016

Hi Jennifer, I just read your testimonial from TripAdvisor. I am so happy that you were satisfied with my tour and service. So impressed and touching and you made me so encouraged and motivated. Hope to see you in Seoul again, I will definitely show...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

On a sunny afternoon we walked through the beautiful traditional part of Seoul before visiting a Soju and Magolli brewery. It was very interesting and surprising how different those drinks are from the cheap industralised versions. The guide was very friendly and knowledgeable. We finished...More

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Reviewed 10 March 2016

Although I've lived in Seoul for a few years and enjoy the Samcheong-dong area, Gastro Tour Seoul showed me a layer of the neighbourhood - and Korean culture - I hadn't seen before. The tour guide's explanation of small but complex facets of traditional Korean...More

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