Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Restaurant recommendations - Italian Restaurant in downtown of Daegu, Korea

This weekend we went to the 'SSOPI' restaurant in Daegu Downtown which is famous for the Italy dishes.
We recommend you to go to 'SSOPI' when you want to drink beer in the hot weather like these days.
Have you ever tried beer and Soju with western dishes like pasta and spaghetti in Korea?
Although it is very unknown and unexpected combination, but it is popular here for making people falling in love.



Well, it is located in the Daegu downtown’s famous street 'Dongseong-ro' which is near the cell phone alley.

It is not difficult to find the SSOPI restaurant once you are in downtown.
First, look at the green color signboard of SSOPI which ‘O’ has pizza sign that look so attractive.
The appearance of this restaurant is tidy and has a lot of sense.
Once you visit the restaurant, you will see the that the restaurant is full of couples and young people because of its popularity between the couples.



So, here should we visit the restaurant?
Before getting in the restaurant, we were thinking that it would be the large scale restaurant as we had seen in the many online web pages. But the scale of this restaurant was little smaller than what we expected.
However, you do not need to be disappointed for the size of restaurant. Size does not matter if you enjoy the delicious food with the very romantic and good atmosphere. 
Yes, I am sure that SSOPI restaurant's atmosphere will make you excited and pleased.
Especially the music playing there is very pleasant and good!




There are various kinds of food you can have in the 'SSOPI'.
that is why we took long time to decide what should we eat.
Every dishes which is existed in there were looking delicious.
There are Pizza, pasta and other lots of dishes as well as various types of soju and beer.
If you get a chance to go there, do not forget to try the special kind of drinks like various taste of beer and soju.

They served sweet potato prior to main dishes. 

I think this point is unique compare to other restaurant,
And after a lot of discussion and worries, we finally ordered the 'soju'. Because the name of the restaurant abbreviation for 'soju' and 'pizza'



First, Spanish shrimp Nabe(₩15,000) was served to our table. 
Take the dough, raspberry ditch and shrimp to the sauce.
Maybe, you would like it.
Shrimp soup might be a little hot, but this taste is addictive. 



The second food we had was Spicy Sea Snails pasta. (₩16,000)

When you hear this name, you can have question likewise 'Could it be really tasty?'
But believe me, if you try this dish, your thought before you have, will not come out at all.
The combination of pasta and sea snails has a fantastic chemistry.
Also this pasta has the amount of 1.5 servings to eat properly.





Finally Margherita pizza(₩12,500) comes out. 
Margherita pizza looks very simple with tomato paste with mozzarella cheese and fresh basil.
Cheese is placed on the pizza. 
Dough is crunched to eat and sauces over the pizza is really good!!!
In addition to Margherita pizza, there is one of the best pizza which is called the ‘Star of SSOPI’.  
There is cream cheese inside of the ‘Star of SSOPI’ pizza. 
So if you like the cream cheese, do not forget to try this one. All dishes we have found here are very excellent and delicious and we are sure that food lover will visit here again and again.  

We enjoyed hearty and satisfied very much with the service of this restaurant. 

And you have decided to revisit this restaurant next time soon.
At that time, we will challenge the other dishes of SSOPI.

If you are in Daegu and whenever you want to enjoy delicious pizza and some special drinks, do not miss the chance to go to the SSOPI.




Opening hours
- 16:00 pm to 3:00 am on weekdays 

- 12:00 pm to 3:00 am on weekends
Inquiry : +85-53-256-9392

How to get to the restaurant?
- By subway : about 3 min walk from Banwoldang station exit 11
- By Taxi : It will take you about 15 min and cost 5,500 won from Dongdaegu Station.





Address : 25-8 Bongsan-dong , Jung-gu , Daegu