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Yummy enjoyable food tour

We had an interesting and yummy food tour with Janet. We tried many varied things - including... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
bethany250
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Nashville, Tennessee
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The highlight of our trip!

The food tour with Janet was the highlight of our trip to Seoul. We experienced and tasted things... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Leilehua
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Oahu, Hawaii
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Local Seoul-based chef offering Korean food tours and cooking classes since 2011.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Seoul, South Korea
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+82 10-3413-3998
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an interesting and yummy food tour with Janet. We tried many varied things - including octopus that was still moving and miniature whole crabs as well as more typical Korean food like mungbean pancake and bipimap. Janet was a great guide with extensive...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food tour with Janet was the highlight of our trip to Seoul. We experienced and tasted things we wouldn't have tried on our own. Janet was kind, friendly and easy to be with. She shared about her culture and connected with us in a...More

Thank Leilehua
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our food market tour with Janet on our first day in Seoul was the best decision, and set the tone for the rest of our stay. Not only did we have a delicious morning/early afternoon with her, and learn a ton about Korean food and...More

Thank J S
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Our time with Janet lasted nearly six hours and every moment was an absolute delight. She showed us a local market, taught us Korean recipes, drank and toasted rice beer with us and captivated us with her intriguing insights of life in Korea and our...More

Thank Chaucer
Reviewed 9 July 2018

My daughter and I enjoyed the cooking class and also Janet's company. We are already using the recipes. I am Vegan, So Janet modified the recipes according to my requirements. It was all very delicious.

Thank Jay B
Reviewed 18 June 2018

We met Janet for the food tour; it was a 10am start but we were told to come hungry so we decided to forego breakfast. We stopped at 4 main "stalls" but got to try a huge variety of food; some of which we would...More

Thank ange11ger
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

We went and met Janet. She was charming. Took us for some great food first thing. We were hungry and food was very good. She paid for all the food and drinks. The tour seemed like a real bargain to me. My wife found some...More

Thank Scout777Phx
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Janet was wonderful - a truly masterful guide and culinary expert. We tried a hugely diverse range of foods. I came away with a huge appreciation for Korean cuisine.

Thank peterssj
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

I was quite fortunate to spend the entire day with Janet starting out with the markets’ tour and then the cooking class. As a food lover and cook, it was a no brainer to do these activities. If you want to experience Korean food at...More

Thank Ryan D
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

We had the cooking session for our friend’s farewell and it was such a enjoyable time! Janet was very lovely and kindheart person that 4 hours of cooking felt so short and filled with laughter. Not to mention her recipes were great. Every single dish...More

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Nicole F
7 July 2018|
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Response from Janet H | Property representative |
Yes, we do offer a food tour on Sunday and it's available on 7/8. Why don't you go to our website to request the food tour, please? Thank you!
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viviantsang
10 June 2018|
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Response from Janet H | Property representative |
The cooking class is available on July 1st. You can visit my website for my email address. Thank you!
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