Blooming Fig: Embracing the Beauty of Figs and the Scent of the Sea

Welcome to Kkochpineun Muhwaga (꽃피는 무화가)

Immerse yourself in the ambrosial allure of the Korean seaside and the rustic charm of fig farming at Kkochpineun Muhwaga. The name, which translates to “The Blooming Fig,” encapsulates the picturesque setting of this farmer-run restaurant set in the stunning island of Abhae-do, Shinan, in the South Jeolla Province.

Here, the beauty of figs and the scent of the ocean intertwine to create a delightful dining experience, as expressed in their slogan “무화과의 아름다움과 바다의 향기로 채워지다”, which translates to “Filled with the beauty of figs and the scent of the sea”.

Experience the Taste of the Sea and Farm

When summer arrives, the fig trees at Kkochpineun Muhwaga offer a spectacular sight, forming a green canopy laden with sweet, succulent fruits. The restaurant prides itself on serving seafood dishes filled with the fresh scent of the ocean, caught right from the waters in front of Shinan. The fare pays homage to the bounty of the sea as well as the delicate flavor of the figs cultivated by the farmers themselves.

Essential Details

  • Address: 393-2, Abhae-ro, Abhae-eup, Shinan-gun, Jeonnam
  • Opening Hours: 11:30 to 19:30, operating throughout the year, with a break on Sundays and public holidays.
  • Telephone: 061-271-5552

The spirit of Kkochpineun Muhwaga, much like the blossoming fig tree, aims to bring smiles to people’s faces, blooming like a flower. Experience the comforting warmth served with delicious food amidst the serene surroundings.