Daegu Restaurants & Dining

Where and What to Eat in Daegu

This is a great place to enjoy authentic Korean delicacies as these delicacies are not something you will find elsewhere. Great food coupled with the warm Korean hospitality makes dining in Daegu a great experience. If you are not really fond of exotic dishes, you will also find a number of places in Daegu offering you a variety of cuisines you can choose from such as Italian, Chinese, Indian, American, and others.

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Chunghwa Banjeom Restaurant

Chunghwa Banjeom restaurant is one of the few original Yaki Udong restaurants in Daegu. Yaki Udong is a thick, smooth and white Japanese noodles delicacy that is served with vegetables, meat, and special sauces. The restaurant is extremely popular for its 50 years of tradition that has been passed from generation to generation.

  • Opening Hours: 12:00 - 23:00 (Closed every second and fourth Monday of the month)
  • Address: 92, Namil-dong, Jung-gu
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Doosan IIbeonji

Doosan IIbeonji is another famous fresh meat restaurant that is known for its generous servings. The gui dishes, jim dishes, pancakes, and the soya bean noodles are very popular here. Doosan IIbeonjii is also the only grill restaurant in Daegu. Some of the dishes that are a must try over here are mungtigi -- raw slices of meat served with delicious sauces -- grilled large intestines, and beef briskets.

  • Opening Hours: 16:00 - 02:00, Closed Sundays
  • Address: 686, Dusan-dong, Suseong-gu
  • Cuisine: Korean
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Hansol Garden

If you love Korean food, Hansol Garden is a restaurant you should visit as it serves Korean table specials including kkot deungshim and fresh galbi. The restaurant was also recognized by the Daegu metropolitan government as one of the most beautiful restaurants in the city.

  • Opening Hours: 11:00 - 22:00
  • Address: 1335-19, Pyeongni 4-dong, Seo-gu
  • Cuisine: Korean
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Jageumseong restaurant

Jageumseong is a popular Chinese restaurant that offers classic Chinese as well as Korean delicacies. The restaurant has individual rooms where you can enjoy full-course meals and the design is that of an ancient Chinese castle. Some of the must-try dishes at this restaurant are jiampong, secial jeongabok, abalone dish, udon, and brown rice stew with seafood.

  • Opening Hours: 10:00 - 23:00
  • Address: 846-1 Hwanggeum-dong, Suseong-gu
  • Cuisine: Chinese
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Miseong Blowfish restaurant

Miseong Blowfish restaurant offers amazing blowfish bulgogi, a dish that was introduced in Daegu some 20 years ago. The boneless blowfish is fried with spicy bulgogi seasoning and served along with drinks as a side dish or with fried rice. The dish is also served with instant noodles or jjolmyeon.

  • Opening Hours: 09:00 - 24:00
  • Address: 12-7, Sang-dong, Suseong-gu
  • Cuisine: Korean
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Nammun Restaurant

Flat Dumpling is the regional dish of Daegu, and if you want to taste the best flat dumpling dishes, make sure you visit this restaurant in the Nammun Market. The flat dumplings -- also known as nabjak mandu -at this 39-year-old restaurant are thick and have six different types of vegetables stuffed inside them. Cold noodles and bibimap are two more dishes here that are highly recommended.

  • Opening Hours: 09:00 - 21:30
  • Address: 605-10, Namsan-dong, Jung-gu
  • Cuisine: Korean
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Neoguri Restaurant

Neoguri Restaurant is situated in Hyangcho-dong and is a popular restaurant that is famous for its special-grade, high-quality fresh meat dishes. This restaurant has been in business since 1960s and the must-try items here are red meat dishes and raw beef dishes, which are a large part of the traditional Daegu food.

  • Opening Hours: 13:30 - 24:00
  • Address: 74-7, Hyangcho-dong, Jung-gu
  • Cuisine: Korean

New York New York

If you do not want to experiment with Korean cuisine or you’ve already had enough, New York New York is the place for you to bring you back to familiar territory – of course, assuming you’re a tourist from the West. This family restaurant serves a number of traditional foreign dishes such as western-style grills, steaks, and pastas. The interior of the restaurant is warm and welcoming and has an international look and feel to it. Beer and wine are also available here, and seafood pasta and tenderloin steak are the must try dishes.

  • Opening Hours: 12:00 - 23:00
  • Location: Dusan-dong, Suseong-gu
  • Cuisine: Western


Renaissance Restaurant is the oldest restaurant in Daegu offering Western cuisine. It is an upscale restaurant that offers great steaks, delicious salads, and exquisite wines along with a grand view of the Apsan Mountain in the background. The tenderloin steak is a must-try dish here.

  • Opening Hours: 10:00 - 24:00
  • Address: 568-1, Daemyeong-dong, Nam-gu
  • Cuisine: Western
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Subok Chobap

One of the most popular and high-class Japanese restaurants in Daegu, Subok Chobap is situated in the Deurangil Restaurant district and is a great place to enjoy fine Japanese delicacies and fresh fish dishes from the East Sea. The ingredients used in the dishes served here are fresh, naturally grown, seasonal, and handpicked by the owner of the restaurant.

  • Opening Hours: 10:00 - 23:00
  • Address: 153-5 Dusan-dong, Suseong-gu
  • Cuisine: Japanese
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