NYCReview

photo credit: Emily Schindler

Itaewon Pocha image
7.6

Itaewon Pocha

Korean

Koreatown

$$$$Perfect For:Late Night EatsBirthdaysImpressing Out of Towners
Earn 3x points with your sapphire card

Included In

At Itaewon Pocha—a neon-lit, second-story spot in K-Town—you’ll drink a bunch of cocktails that taste like they’re equal parts sugar and soju. That might sound reckless, but this colorful Korean gastropub serves exactly the kind of food you need to soak up a ton of booze. Get some kimchi dumplings smothered in a cream sauce as well as an order of cheesy rice cakes mixed with a ton of seafood—and don’t skip the bulgogi fries. This is a late-night place, so come after 10pm for the full experience. Bring a few friends after a round of karaoke, and try not to fall off your little plastic stool.

Included In

Suggested Reading

Let’s Meat image
8.0

Let’s Meat

Let’s Meat is a fun all-you-can-eat Korean barbecue place on 5th Avenue in Koreatown.

Osamil image
8.3

Osamil is an upscale Korean pub serving some of the best food in Koreatown.

Her Name is Han image
8.2

Incredibly fun and serving some very delicious Korean food, Her Name Is Han is a no-brainer.

Infatuation Logo

Cities

2024 © The Infatuation Inc. All Rights Reserved.
The views and opinions expressed on The Infatuation’s site and other platforms are those of the authors and do not reflect the official policy or position of (or endorsement by) JPMorgan Chase. The Infatuation and its affiliates assume no responsibility or liability for the content of this site, or any errors or omissions. The Information contained in this site is provided on an "as is" basis with no guarantees of completeness, accuracy, usefulness or timeliness.

FIND PLACES ON OUR APP

Get it on Google PlayDownload on the App Store