Forest Friends Restaurant: Serving Healthy Meals with Precious Herbs Harvested from Gangwon Province

Welcome to SanSokUi ChinGu(산속의 친구)

Located in the heart of Gangwon Province, nestled amidst the vibrant landscapes, SanSokUi ChinGu – which translates to ‘A Friend in the Mountain’ – is a unique dining venue that embraces the essence of Korean farmer cuisine.

SanSokUi ChinGu exterior

A Nourishing Dining Experience in Gangwon Province

SanSokUi ChinGu(산속의 친구) is not your average restaurant. It is situated on the former site of ‘JeonSanOk JuMo’, a resting place for flocks from all over the country who came to Yeongwol via the Dong River. This restaurant serves Gangwon Herb Rice, taught by the Gangwon Agricultural Technology Institute, and all its prepared dishes are free from any synthetic additives.

Interior of SanSokUi ChinGu

Healthy and Authentic

Staying true to its slogan, “A healthy table set with precious herbs gathered from Gangwon Province,” the restaurant expertly crafts dishes that balance nutrition and flavor. The delicious meals, brought to life with a 20-year-old proprietary sauce, not only satisfy your taste buds but also nourish your body.

Food served at SanSokUi ChinGu

Practical Information

  • Address: 132-54, Deokjeon-gil, Buk-myeon, Yeongwol-gun, Gangwon-do
  • Opening Hours: 12:00 – 19:00
  • Closed: Every Monday
  • Telephone: 033-372-5177

Scenery around SanSokUi ChinGu