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Food Court at Lotte Department Store Main

#15 of 119,793 Restaurants in Seoul
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Myeongdong / Namdaemun
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30 Eulji-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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+82 2-771-2500
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Hong Kong, China
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39 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

An ordinary food court in a department store I would say. There are diverse choice of restaurants for you to choose. The price range was large. I recommended Korean Stone Rice.

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Thank sallymily2001
Victoria, Canada
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I was blown away when we walked into the Lotte food court!! It was clean and so vibrant, A whole lot of energy a culinary delight!!! If u are a foodie they have everything from vegetarian dishes , salad paid by weight, spicy crab, undon, and a stellar bakery I don't know how more people are not getting fat here.... More 

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malaysia
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had stuffed squid and assorted fried food (chicken, pork, prawn). These looked really appetising till we tasted it. The squid was tough, the rice stuffing was ok. The fried stuff was a big disappointment - all tasted similar as the very thick batter covers up the taste of the meat/prawn.

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Thank aiyoyo
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The department is so old the food court it's the same so busy and many restaurant but as a Muslim it was so hard to find something safe so we took pizza The pizza was so good and tasty.

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Thank Uaewoman
Nashville, Tennessee
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed walking around the entire food court and seeing all the foods that were available. The place was spotless and the employees all had hairnets and clear plastic spit-guards, it was a little over the top but appreciated. I had Tan Tan Ramen which was spicy and had fish cake, dried seaweed, scallions, and bean sprouts. It also came... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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17 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They have a wide variety of foods. There's definitely Korean, Japanese, western, etc cuisines. Most of the stalls have their own dining area. If not, there's quite a number of seats within the food court. This place does get very crowded during meal times. So be prepared to wait for a seat. They close early, around 9pm. But, when it's... More 

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Thank xxYinGxx
Singapore
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wide variety of Korean, Japanese and Western style pizza and pastries. Very reasonably priced and staff were courteous. Clean and cosy place - not overcrowded - you can eat n feel relaxed.

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Manila, Philippines
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68 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Lotte Department store that we visited was the one at Myeongdong. We find the food court quite interesting because there was a wide selction of food types/items- from Korean to Chinese to Japanese. There were also counters that offered free tasting. We ordered grilled fish, tan tan noodles, bibimbap etc. The taste and quality of the food is comparable... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it's a bit like singapore takashimaya, where they sells mixed variety of foods. getting a place to sit is a huge challenge, they only provide limited siting.

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Manila, Philippines
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18 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Many variety of food to choose from, turns out to be too crowded during lunch and very hard to find vacant seats. We ordered take-out to consume time waiting for a vacant seat. Cash or Credit Cards are accepted here.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Japanese, Fast food, Sushi, Asian, Korean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Eulji-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
  • Location: Asia  >  South Korea  >  Seoul>  > Myeongdong / Namdaemun
  • Neighbourhood: Myeongdong / Namdaemun
  • Phone Number: +82 2-771-2500

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Staying in Myeongdong / Namdaemun

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Myeongdong / Namdaemun
Arguably Seoul’s most famous neighbourhood and undoubtedly one of its most popular, Myeongdong takes shopping and eating to new heights, with hundreds of shops, restaurants, and cafes all stacked on top of one another. The rise in popularity of Korean cosmetics, fashion, and more has made this area a must-see for visitors who come and marvel at Myeongdong’s often frenetic pace and energy. Lotte and Shinsaegae’s massive department stores are also popular draws for both Korean and luxury products. The department stores, just like Myeongdong’s streets, are crowded around the clock. Myeongdong’s many street food carts are also immensely popular for their inexpensive and quirky offerings (French-fry-encrusted corn dogs, anyone?). The neighbourhood’s popularity, as well as its close proximity to other popular sights and neighbourhoods, makes it one of Seoul’s most popular places to stay.
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