Myeongdong Kyoja 명동교자 – Kalguksu Noodles & Dumplings Shop. Spicy Noodles Was Superb https://t.co/RiGD7hWtBC
[Seoul] “Must go, must go.” Noodle restaurant Myeongdong Kyoja 명동교자 seems to be a highly recommended in Myeongdong by friends who texted me. Having been around for more than 40 years, Myeongdong Kyoja claims to be the founders of handmade Kalguksu noodles, which literally means noodles made by cutting flour dough into thin slices by knife. The noodle restaurant was formally known as Myeongdong Kalguksu, but forced to change name to ‘Kyoja’ after there were too many copycats who ripped off their name. It wasn’t too hard to find the shop in the beauty-fashion shops filled Myeongdong (used Google Maps ). There are 2 branches within close vicinity with each other. Myeongdong Kyoja occupies a 3-storey shop-space, completely filled when I visited, despite having a rather lean menu. There were just 4 items on sale – Kalguksu ‘chopped noodle’ soup (₩8,000, SGD$9.60), Bibimguksu sp...