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great for sea food

Sea food is Korea is very different from that of other countries and Daepo-port is the place where... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
Jinhee K
Seoul, South Korea
A magical place

We walked back to Sokcho from Seorak Sunrise Park to the city and came across Daepo Port, which is... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Puerto Princesa, Philippines
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Daepo-dong, Sokcho, Gangwon-do, South Korea
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

This is the place you see fresh seafood, dry seafood. Make sure to try the deep fry seafood snack. Shrimp, crab, squid etc.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank C-Liz1
Reviewed 30 October 2018

I didn't eat at the port but if you are after seafood then this is the place! None of he restaurants are flash but a good authentic experience to be had, for sure. I happily spent an hour walking around the port with my small...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lan Z
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Sea food is Korea is very different from that of other countries and Daepo-port is the place where you can try Korean style sea food. Of course, it is a bit pricy since it is a famous tourist spot, yet it is still reasonable for...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Jinhee K
Reviewed 25 July 2018

Plenty of seafood restaurants here but the price is much higher compare to those you could find in or near to Sokcho town. I'd a seafood dinner here which is almost 5x more expensive than what i had in Sokcho market.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank ng_angie16
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We walked back to Sokcho from Seorak Sunrise Park to the city and came across Daepo Port, which is also an area where there are any restaurants and a Ramada resort. Most of the restaurants sell raw fish, octopus, shrimps, crabs and shellfish. There are...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank palawanismyhome
Reviewed 3 July 2018

The port area is quite small but packed with seafood restaurants. Tons of tanks with fresh seafood all over the place, simple restaurants, one after another. The prices range from restaurant to restaurant, often they offer only sets for 4 guests or larger groups, so...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank GlobetrotterJ16
Reviewed 21 March 2018

There is a very wide range of sea animals in tanks and you can choose whatever you like. We saw quite a number of dead fish in various tanks which was a bit off putting. You do tend to feel very sorry for the animals...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Adventurers049
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Rows and rows of restaurants serving their own specialties! What I love as a tourist: -lots of choices depending on the gravity of your hunger and craving: there's ready-to-eat street food, or for those who can wait, pick your live seafood and have them cook...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank sugarhighness
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

My family doesn't speak Hangul, but we wanted to eat like the locals. We spent a pricy 150,000₩ to eat sashimi, crab and fish soup. The fish is caught right there in local waters, as is the crab. Can't get fresher. While the sashimi wasn't...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank J H
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

It was better 10-15 years ago but still it is good because you can find a lot animals which you can ser probably first time in your life.45minutes enough if you want to eat you need little bit more.

Date of experience: April 2017
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