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Great place to visit for some traditional tofu restaurants. The tofu here is different as in other... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2019
katfuz
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Seoul, South Korea
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Lovely fresh tofu comparable to the best in Japan and Ipoh, Malaysia

After reading so much about sundubu (fresh tofu) as a specialty in Gangneung on the east coast of... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2019
pl55
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singapore
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Chodang-dong, Gangneung, Gangwon-do 210-120, South Korea
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Reviewed August 27, 2019 via mobile

Great place to visit for some traditional tofu restaurants. The tofu here is different as in other places because saltwater is used which makes the tofu soft. I really liked it. I ate at 농촉순두부 restaurant and had some tofu ice cream at 초당110. Give...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed June 6, 2019 via mobile

After reading so much about sundubu (fresh tofu) as a specialty in Gangneung on the east coast of Korea, we decided to give it a try after walking the searoad or badabuchaegil. We headed to Chodang village and chose a restaurant without a queue and...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank pl55
Reviewed May 1, 2019 via mobile

Short street lined with tofu shops. Some specialized in seafood, so check out store front pictures. Felt welcomed even though English was basically "hot" or "no hot". CC accepted. Also had a popular tofu ice cream. Daytime hours are best.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Vacationer102997
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Chodang Sundubu Village is a place where they serve soft, milky and delicious tofu. There are many restaurants to choose from but I was told that this one is the oldest and the most popular. You can tell they are popular with the long lines...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Marikeno
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

This street is famous for popular dishes with Tofu and fish. You can order soup or thick curry with rice. It’s quit spicy but still worth trying because of speciality of the area. Recommended. Cost around 30,000 for 2 persons.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Dr_Rohan
Reviewed June 23, 2018

Our Airbnb was basically inside of the Tofu Village, which was great for us. We found the hours confusing -- not easy to get dinner on a weeknight as most places seemed to have closed around lunchtime, while Saturday was crawling with people. If you...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank emilyjean430
Reviewed April 30, 2018

Freshly made soft tofu which I loved and this is great for vegetarians. Price was reasonable at $8-10 per dish.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 366desereem
Reviewed October 12, 2017

Menus are in English. Although our waitress didn't speak English, she kindly got the host who was able to help us and recommend things. We got the Tofu set which same with tofu soup, two fish dishes cooked different ways, a nice, large piece of...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank jennatarasco
Reviewed June 15, 2017

Sundubu means fresh tofu in Korea. The best place to try their special version of tofu here in Gangneung. Since it locates near the sea, the best ingredient to make the tofu is sea water instead of usually plaster. The "Chodang" tofu tastes just wonderful,...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank BWHK
Reviewed June 7, 2014

I'm clearly not a tofu fan but since it's Gangneug specialty we wanted to try it. We asked the taxi driver to bring us to a famous sundubu place and he brougth us there (check the picture). When you enter, you notice a lot of...More

Date of experience: June 2014
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