For those who have never experienced fine Bulgarian dining, Zelen’s should be the next stop on your Itaewon restaurant tour.
Expect to be impressed from the moment you enter. The decor is elegantly unique, the staff is pleasant and attractive, and the main attraction, the food, will leave you raving about Zelen’s to anyone who will listen.
This is easily one of the most popular restaurants in Itaewon. They have opened a second location in Hannam-dong. See Zelen’s website for details.
Price: Set menus around 20,000 for lunch, 30,000 for dinner.
Address: 116-14 Itaewon-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Directions: Zelen’s is located on the street behind the Hamilton Hotel (8.2)*. Out Exit 2, take your first right and head up toward Moghul Indian Restaurant. At the T-intersection, make a left and go straight. Just after Sam Ryan’s you can see Zelen’s on the second floor.