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We've shown Anthony Bourdain and Andrew Zimmern the best food in Seoul. Let us show you! ZenKimchi offers off-the-beaten-path Korean food tours for hardcore foodies. We have consulted and given tours to major TV shows, journalists, and corporations. We now share this experience to give culinary tourists the ultimate experience. We don't just give tours, we give you something to brag about to your friends. We are obsessed with the Korean dining scene, and we know the secret places that visitors want to try. Started as Korea's longest running Korean food blog in 2004, ZenKimchi has gotten recognition from The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Lonely Planet, The Washington Post, and more. We are one of the only tours in Seoul that accept single bookings. We are also great for groups, families, and couples.
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“dark side” (54 reviews)
“ghost tour” (18 reviews)
“bbq tour” (13 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Seoul, South Korea
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We did The Ultimate Korean BBQ Night Out. Great experience, Joe takes you to places you don't find yourself. Perfect host, fantastic food and drinks, highly recommended!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I had an eye opening experience during this tour which incorporated historical, social, and folkloric aspects of Korea. Even though I had lived in Korea for many years, I had no idea of some of the chilling details that were revealed during...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I signed up for this hike following a great experience on the Dark Side of Seoul tour with the same guide, Shawn. I signed up without really knowing much about the hike, just that we would visit some ancient shaman sites that were mentioned during...More

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Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

A walking through Seoul, learning about Korea history, war and creepy facts / ghost and local believe. Shawn was an amazing guide, very talkative and persuasive. I didn't sleep that night... Because of one story in particular... Up to you now

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