Ganghwa Island or Ganghwado is a a charming island in South korea near by Incheon city. Kalgusu is a must have when visiting the area as it is considered a local food in there. In this article I whill share with a hot spot in Ganghwado where you can enjoy this meal.
Ganghwa Son Kalguksu restaurant (강화손칼국수)
Since Ganghwado is an island it is the perfect place to enjoy fresh sea food. Kalgusu is an authentic dish consisted of flour noodles usually served with sided kimchi. However, Ganghwado Kalguksu is a famous for being served with seafood.
In the island you can find many restaurants to enjoy this dish but Ganghwa Son Kalguksu is the most famous one. This place gained alot of popularity after it was featured in the korean reality show “Heart Signal” . Since then , this restaurant has been flooding with visitors.
To confirm the popularity and most importantly how authentic is the taste I also went to Ganghwa Son Kalgsu and I was not disapointed. The menu of the restaurant is so simple yet very satisfiying. You can choose among mild or spicy Kalgusu and if you want add some side dishies such as fried shrimp and mand or pajeon.
I tried the spicy sea food Kalgusu and I liked it alot. The noodles are made in the restaurant so you can taste the freshness, also the sea food quantity is so ample and generous. I also tried Bucheojeon and it was one of the best pajeons that I tried in South Korea.
My overall experience in Ganghwa Son Kalguksu was very satisfying and I would certainly go back there. The taste was very authentic and the ingredients were super fresh that’s why I really recommend you to visit this place if you ever visit Ganghwa island.