is the most famous food of Korea - it's a kind of street food, also it is in the menu of kimbap restaurant, and it can be a specific food of a restaurant.
Let me bring you to a Spicy rice cake specialised restaurant.
Name: 모두랑 분식 (Modurang)
Location: Gwangjin area
Anyway, you will see another kind of small restaurants like the photo below:
They serve street food types, with lots of fried sticks, and ddokboggi. The taste is flat but it is cheaper that you can eat with only 500 / 1000 won.
Not only school kids come here, but a lot of adults like to visit here too! It is always full that you need to wait sometimes. You will see the board has some photos that this shop was introduced on the tv (SBS and MBC) before for food series show.
How to order and how to eat this food?
You will see this order list on the table, choose the one you want to add in (numbers are amount):
- 쌀속치즈떡볶이 Rice type cheese rice cake - 3,500 won
- 치즈떡볶이 cheese rice cake - 2,500 won
- 떡볶이 flour type rice cake 2,000 won
- 쫄사리 zzhol - noodle (a type of korean noodle) - 500 won
- 라사리 ramen (instant noodle type) - 500 won
- 오텡사리 fish cake - 500 won
- 야끼만두 fried dumplings - 300 won
- 못난이 normal dumplings - 300 won
- 계란 egg - 300 won
- 김말이 spring roll with sea weed - 300 won
- 공기밥 rice - 1,500 won
- 사이다 대 big sprite - 1,000 won
- 콜라 대 big cola - 1,000 won
- 비냉 bibim noodle - 2,700 won
- 물냉면 soup cold noodle - 2,700 won
- 쭐면 zzul noodle - 2,700 won
For 2 person, normally we just choose the normal rice cake (if we're very hungry we will order quantity of 2, if not just order 1 - then can eat the rice later), add in 1 ramen, 2 eggs, 1 fish cake, 2 fried dumplings and 2 spring rolls.
The restaurant provides a red marker pen that you can write on it and when you're finished, place the order and they will provide the pot of food for you.
Water and tissue is served. If you're wearing a white shirt, please wear on the apron that is provided. The chili sauce will easily spread on our shirt when we are eating.
Anyway, hope you will enjoy spicy rice cake one day!