Meokja by JUNGGA — Muslim-friendly and genuine Korean restaurant by a Korean-Muslim revert


As a Muslim foodie, I’d typically discover myself struggling to seek out genuine and Muslim-friendly Korean eating places in Singapore, particularly when so a lot of them declare to be real. With Meokja by JUNGGA I can relaxation straightforward with their declare.

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Meokja by JUNGGA is helmed by Chef Jung SangWoo, a Korean-Muslim revert, and opened on 9 Oct 2022 at GR.iD.

When Chef Jung first arrived in Singapore, he realised that many fellow Muslims weren’t capable of expertise correct halal Korean meals. This made him begin a home-based enterprise to share what genuine Korean meals ought to style like while utilizing solely halal substances. Meokja additionally means “let’s eat” in Korean.

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Meokja by JUNGGA gives your Korean staples comparable to TteokBokki (S$6.90), that are rice muffins slathered in candy and spicy sauce, Bibim Guksu (S$6.90), candy and spicy chilly noodles, and Jjajangmyeon (S$9.90), a savoury candy noodle dish combined with black bean and minced meat sauce.

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It additionally gives lesser-known Korean dishes comparable to Tangsuyuk (S$11.90), which is a crispy and chewy fried hen dish served with tangy candy and bitter apple sauce with precise items of apples in them. There’s additionally Eomuk Tang (S$8.90), a heat savoury soup full of Korean fish muffins.

Those that are eating with firm (or have a giant urge for food) can go for the differing combo units out there. These combo units embrace a mixture of fundamental dishes with drinks. One of many units, Bunshik Set (S$30.80)consists of a big TteokBokki, Eomuk Tang, Tuna Rice Balls and any two Coolpis drinks, that are Korean sodas. 

The time for genuine and Muslim-friendly Korean meals is now right here with Meokja by JUNGGA!

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Meokja by JUNGGA

1 Selegie Highway, GR.iD, #02-03, Singapore 188306

Meokja by JUNGGA

1 Selegie Highway, GR.iD, #02-03, Singapore 188306

Phone: +65 9067 7077

Working Hours: 10.30am – 3pm & 5pm – 10pm (Day by day)


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