Best Korean Foods Made Vegan in Seoul

Best Vegan Foods Made Vegan in Seoul

All the best, tastiest Korean traditional dishes prepared plant-based, and exactly where to find them in Seoul.

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buLgogi

korean BBQ

BULGOGI Korean BBQ

The quintessential Korean BBQ, made of cooked vegan steak, can be found at Oh Se Gae Hyang in Insa-dong.

 

Oh Se Gae Hyang 오세개향

14-5 Insa-dong 12-gil, Jongno-gu

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Bulgogi jeongol

beef stew

Korean beef stew

Find this super flavorful and intensely spicy plant-based beef stew at the lovely Oh Se Gae Hyang in the quaint Insa-dong area. 

 

Oh Se Gae Hyang 오세개향

14-5 Insa-dong 12-gil, Jongno-gu

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Duruchigi

stir-fried pork belly

Korean pork belly
This delicious plant-based pork belly dish is at the coziest little restaurant Drunken Vegan (that’s also an adult shop!) near the Sinchon and Hongik University area. 

Drunken Vegan 드렁큰비건

13 Wausan-ro 30-gil, Changjeon-dong

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Gimbap

ham sushi roll

Korean gimbap

At Maru Jayeonsik Kimbap in Insa-dong, the best gimbap ever is made with vegan ham so it tastes just like the popular spam version.

 

Maru Jayeonsik Kimbap 마루 자연식김밥

35-4, Insadong-gil, Jongno-gu

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Sundubu JigaE

tofu soup

Korean tofu soup

Korean tofu soup, although it sounds vegan, usually comes with meat and eggs in it. Get the way tastier vegan version at Oh Se Gae Hyang in Insa-dong.

 

Oh Se Gae Hyang 오세개향

14-5 Insa-dong 12-gil, Jongno-gu

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TTEOKGUK

SLICED RICE CAKE SOUP

SLICED RICE CAKE SOUP

This delicious soup is full of slices of chewy rice cakes, mushrooms, onions, seaweed, and a soymilk broth instead of bone or beef. 

Cafe Sun 카페선

17 Depth 51, Mapo-gu

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YangnYeom chicken

Spicy fried chicken

Korean fried chicken

The best spicy fried chicken in the world and it’s crunchy deliciousness can be found at Maru Jayeonsik Kimbap in Insa-dong. 

 

Maru Jayeonsik Kimbap 마루 자연식김밥

35-4, Insadong-gil, Jongno-gu