Harmony Hometown Delicacies: Experience the Natural Taste Harvested by Jejus Sea Women

Welcome to the Onpyeong Hometown Restaurant (온평향토맛집)

Get ready to experience the authentic tastes and aromas of Jeju’s east coast at the Onpyeong Hometown Restaurant. This quaint eatery is run by a dedicated group of 14 women from Onpyeong-ri who, besides their daily farming tasks, also moonlight as ‘haenyeo’ – the traditional female divers of Jeju.

Restaurant Details

The Onpyeong Hometown Restaurant is conveniently located at 403 Hwanhaejangseong-ro, Seongsan-eup, Seogwipo-si, Jeju-do (formerly Onpyeong-ri 1227-5). They are open all year round from 10:00 to 20:00, allowing you plenty of time to enjoy their delicious offerings. You can reach them at 064-782-8689.

A Taste of the Sea

The restaurant’s slogan, “The taste of nature brought by Jeju female divers embracing the sea”, perfectly encapsulates their ethos. The Onpyeong Hometown Restaurant prides itself on serving dishes made from fresh seafood directly harvested by the haenyeo themselves. The menu features conch, abalone, sea cucumber, and seaweed, among others – all prepared in traditional ways that highlight their natural flavors.

Farm to Table

Complementing the fresh seafood are side dishes made from locally grown produce like radishes and potatoes, which the women cultivate themselves. The cozy atmosphere of the Jeju fishing village adds to the overall charm and authenticity of the dining experience, ensuring a truly unforgettable visit.

Experience the Spirit of Jeju

At the Onpyeong Hometown Restaurant, you’re not just enjoying a meal – you’re partaking in a centuries-old tradition and experiencing the spirit of Jeju’s haenyeo culture first-hand. So come and savor the taste of nature at this charming hometown restaurant.