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Onjium

4.8 (88) $$$$ $$$$ Korean

Description

Summary: Delicate Korean flavors in a contemporary space.

Onjium is an exquisite blend of Korea's culinary history and present, nestled in a space that mirrors the country's contrast between traditional and contemporary. The restaurant offers a unique dining experience, drawing on the rich heritage of royal and Buddhist temple cuisine, with dishes that celebrate the four seasons and are crafted with house-fermented pastes. It stands as a cultural center, not only serving food but also educating patrons about Korean history and culture through bi-monthly classes. The juxtaposition of the historical Gyeongbokgung Palace and a modern neighborhood echoes Onjium's fusion of the past and present, creating a dining experience that is both visually and gastronomically captivating.

Awards

50 Best
Ranked # 23 in Asia 2023
Ranked # 30 in Asia 2022
Discovery
Michelin
1 Star
Google
Excellent
La Liste
Score 78.5 / 100 2023
Ranked # 1,052 in the World 2023

Location

South Korea, Seoul, Jongno-gu, Hyoja-ro, 49 4μΈ΅

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