How many avocados make enough amount? For the lovers of the creamy green goodness, there is nothing like enough amount. For those of you who want to continue the gourmet exploration for great avocado dishes in Seoul, here is a list of our recommendations.
Salad Green Bowl @ ROOT
26-4, Itaewon-ro 55ga-gil, Yongsan-gu, Seoul
If you’re looking for a brunch spot filled with greens and grains, Root is the perfect option for you. The modern and chic vibes from a clean white interior welcome you inside, where various avocado dishes are served.
The star here at Root is Salad Green Bowl, which is topped with half an avocado. The bowl is filled with fresh greens, chicken breast, and creamy avocado, which make a perfectly balanced meal.
Bibimbap with Salted Pollock Roe and Avocado @ ROSE DINING TABLE
21, Seoulsup 4-gil, Seongdong-gu, Seoul
Wondering how avocado finds its place in Korean cuisine? Try Bibimbap with Salted Pollock Roe and Avocado at Rose Dining Table. This fusion Korean restaurant located near Seoul Forest invites the creamy goodness to everyone’s go-to Korean dish, bibimbap.
Hamburg Steak with Cheese and Avocado is another popular item available only at Rose. Burger patty, which is topped with sliced avocado, is served covered with melted cheese and a fried egg.
Avocado Crab Burger @ LITTLENECK
8, Noksapyeong-daero 46ga-gil, Yongsan-gu, Seoul
Claiming itself as “small piece of New York in Seoul,” Littleneck serves various American avocado brunch items. If you can’t be satisfied with regular avocado burgers using avocado as one of the fillings, how about trying Littleneck’s avocado burger, which replaces buns with avocado?
Avocado Crab Burger, which is the greenest burger filled with crabmeat and vegetables, is the perfect guilt-free option that will replace greasy burgers.
Green Avocado @ LA FERME
32, Itaewon-ro 54-gil, Yongsan-gu, Seoul
Operated by detox juice producer La Ferme, this restaurant near Itaewon was one of the very first places in Korea to serve a dish centered on avocado.
As the fulfilling visual presentation of the dish shows, La Ferme’s signature item Green Avocado is comprised of a wide variety of healthy ingredients. The salad bowl filled with fresh green vegetables as well as lentils and grains, half an avocado is sliced and topped along with a piece of avocado toast.
Hella Green @ BUY ME STAND
31, Itaewon-ro 26-gil, Yongsan-gu, Seoul
The first Seoul outpost of Tokyo’s hottest grilled sandwich, Buy Me Stand Seoul is growing popular for its sandwiches filled with gooey cheese and the vintage interior design.
Our recommendation here is Hella Green, filled with avocado and spinach and blessed with gooey cheese flowing down between half-cut sandwiches. With their avocado juice on the side, your avocado meal is ready to go!
By Heewon Kim