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Din Tai Fung Myeongdong Jungang

) #177 of 120,977 Restaurants in Seoul $$ - $$$ Chinese, Asian, Taiwanese
__7_ 13 ____ | 증권빌딩 2층, Seoul, South Korea
+82 2-3789-2778
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good45%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
Chinese, Asian, Taiwanese
$$ - $$$
__7_ 13 ____ | 증권빌딩 2층, Seoul, South Korea
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Reviewed June 13, 2013

It is tricky when you don't speak the language, choose the wrong line on the menu and you can find your self asking for the Chef lightly boiled! This one makes it easy there is a menu with pictures of what you might expect to...More

Thank BolshyNomad
Reviewed May 24, 2013

This restaurant is just average for dumplings, as many come out over cooked, or not well done. If you are craving slightly above average soup dumplings then head over and have your fill and leave with a beer.

Thank Kidkong
Reviewed May 21, 2013

it is fun to go with lots of people as each dumpling plate comes with lots of dumplings. So if you go with a bunch of people, you can try various types o dumpling. it is also fun because you can try noodle bowls. noodle...More

Thank jkim3
Reviewed March 20, 2013

Reminds me of Singapore din tai fung But be prepared to queue especially weekend Staff speaks a bit of English Food is reasonable cheaper here compared to singapore

Reviewed December 10, 2012

This was one of the worse restaurants for service and food that I experienced in Seoul. To put this into context we went during Chuseok in 2012. First we were told there would be a 20 minute wait. OK this is normal because its a...More

Thank Luxecarol
Reviewed October 31, 2012

Loved Xiao long bao , the first time I tried it in Beijing, so glad Ding Tai Fung opened a branch in Myeongodong so I can try it again. A bit hard to find, XLB was ok , more tasty in Kuala Lumpur and Singapore.

Thank DauphinJonas
Reviewed September 15, 2012

This restaraunt was pretty good. Looks like others have been to other chains in different countries but this was my first. The beef soup was ok. Creamy shrimp was good but a little to sweet. The dumplings were very good though. This is what the...More

Thank jharve07
Reviewed September 14, 2012

We arrived during the lunch hours on the weekend. We were told the wait was 10 minutes, however we only waited for 5 minutes or so. We had dumplings since two or three of the other items we asked for was not available. Thats was...More

Thank travelbertCalifornia
Reviewed August 30, 2012

having been to a few din tai fungs around asia, was really disappointed with this one. xiaolongbao's were very poor. just didn't taste right. ruined the entire experience. rest was ok but not great.

Thank Alistair T
Reviewed August 7, 2012

Have eaten in a lot of din tai fungus from Seattle,Taiwan,hongkong,Bangkok but this branch is nothing compared to the others.suggest owners visit this place as it should not carry the name of such a great restaurant

1  Thank truth40
Myeongdong / Namdaemun
Arguably Seoul’s most famous neighborhood 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: __7_ 13 ____ | 증권빌딩 2층, Seoul, South Korea (Formerly Jeunggwon Bldg. 2F)
  • Location: Asia  >  South Korea  >  Seoul>  > Myeongdong / Namdaemun
  • Neighborhood: Myeongdong / Namdaemun
  • Phone Number: +82 2-3789-2778
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