Kim Ga-on (Park Jin-young, formerly of GOT7) and Min Jung-ho (Ahn Nae-sang) meet up at this restaurant in episode 5 of The Devil Judge (악마판사) (tvN, 2021). When leaving, Ga-an observes some children mimicking the flocking method made popular in the ‘Live Court Show’, in which he is a co-judge.
Namdo Sikdang [남도식당], opened in 1967, is a restaurant that specializes in chueo-tang (추어탕; 鰍魚湯), a soup made from the freshwater loach fish from Jeolla-do province.
This one-item per day menu restaurant, hidden in an alleyway along Jeongdong-gil [정동길], is located by Deoksugung Palace‘s walls in Seoul’s neighborhood Jeong [Jeong-dong/정동] —administered by the neighborhood Sogong [Sogong-dong/소공동]— in the Jung District [Jung-gu/중구].
It is a few steps to/from Le Pul [르풀]; in short walking distance to/from Ewha Jeongdong Building [이화정동빌딩] and Jeongdong Building [정동빌딩]; also in proximity of SeMA — Seoul Museum of Art [서울시립미술관] and Deoksugung Palace Stonewall Walkway [덕수궁 돌담길].
41-3 Jeongdong-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
서울특별시 중구 정동길 41-3
Geolocation: 37.565938, 126.972582
City Hall Station [시청역], Seoul Subway Lines 1 and 2, Exit 11
(7 min. walk)
— submitted by Marion KDL