Korean seafood recipes

Most of Korea is a small peninsula, so Korean cuisine has a wealth of seafood dishes, prepared in many different ways: boiled, braised, roasted, grilled, dried, fermented, and raw.

김무침

Seasoned seaweed

Gim-muchim
김무침

chamchi-jjigae

Spicy tuna stew

Chamchi-jjigae
참치찌개

siguemchijogae-doenjangguk

Soybean paste soup with spinach and clams

Sigeumchi-jogae doenjangguk
시금치조개 된장국

Fermented pollock roe

Myeongnanjeot
명란젓

Seafood kimchi fried rice

Haemul-kimchi-bokkeumbap
해물김치볶음밥

salt-roasted shrimp

Salt-roasted shrimp

Saeu-sogeum-gui
새우소금구이

Jellyfish salad

Haepari-naengchae
해파리냉채

Bugeopo gochujang-muchim 

Dried shredded pollock seasoned with gochujang

Bugeopo gochujang-muchim 
북어포 고추장무침

Sautéed zucchini and shrimp

Aehobak-saeu-bokkeum
애호박새우볶음

Braised semi-dried pollock

Kodari-jorim
코다리조림

Seasoned fresh oysters

Gulmuchim
굴무침

Gujeolpan

Platter of nine delicacies

Gujeolpan
구절판

Thick soybean paste stew

Gang-doenjang
강된장

Fried seaweed paper coated with glutinous rice paste

Gim-bugak
김부각

Braised octopus

Muneo-jorim
문어조림

Octopus slices with sesame dipping sauce

Muneo-sukhoe
문어숙회

Seasoned pan fried flatfish

Gajami yangnyeom-twigim
가자미 양념튀김

Fermented soybean paste stew with scallops

Paeju-doenjang-jjigae
패주된장찌개

Korean crab stew

Kkotgetang
꽃게탕

Stir-fried dried squid threads (ojingeo-silchae-bokkeum: 오징어실채볶음)

Crunchy squid threads

Ojingeo-silchae-bokkeum
오징어실채볶음

steamed mandu

Shrimp and Asian chive dumplings

Saeu buchu mandu
새우 부추 만두

Gulbi-gui

Grilled salted & dried yellow corvina

Gulbi-gui
굴비구이

Shrimp Pancakes

Saeujeon
새우전

bo-ssam

Pork wraps

Bo-ssam
보쌈

Clam stew (jogaetang: 조개탕)

Clam stew

Jogaetang
조개탕

Spicy grilled squid

Ojingeo-tonggui
오징어통구이

Lobster seaweed rice rolls

Lobster gimbap
랍스터 김밥

Seaweed soup with mussels

Honghap miyeokguk
홍합 미역국

Fish cakes

Eomuk
어묵

Roasted seaweed sheets

Gim-gui
김구이

Kimchi and mackerel camping stew

Kimchi godeungeo-tongjorim jjigae
김치 고등어통조림 찌개

Seasoned dried anchovies

Myeolchi-muchim
멸치무침

Cold salad with spicy mustard sauce

Gyeoja-naengchae
겨자냉채

Raw crabs marinated in soy sauce

Ganjang-gejang
간장게장

Korean style fried snapper with seasoning sauce

Domi-yangnyeom-gui
도미양념구이

Fish cake soup

Eomukguk
어묵국

Braised saury

Kkongchi-jorim
꽁치조림

Squid soup

Squid soup

Ojingeo-guk
오징어국

Spicy whelks with noodles

Golbaengi-muchim
골뱅이무침

Braised mackerel with radish

Godeungeo-mujorim
고등어무조림

Pollock pancake

Dongtaejeon
동태전

Tuna pancake

Chamchijeon
참치전

Raw fish platter

Hoe

Mugwort soup

Ssukguk
쑥국

Spicy raw fish soup

Mulhoe
물회

Fermented squid side dish

Ojingeojeot
오징어젓

Grilled mackerel

Godeungeo-gui
고등어구이

Dried pollock soup

Bugeoguk
북어국

Sautéed sea plant

Miyeokjulgi-bokkeum
미역줄기볶음

Seasoned dried shredded squid

Ojingeochae-muchim
오징어채무침

samgak-gimbap

Triangle-shaped rice packet wrapped in dried seaweed sheets

Samgak-gimbap
삼각김밥

Spicy stir-fried fish cakes

Eomuk-bokkeum
어묵볶음

jeonbokjuk

Abalone porridge

Jeonbokjuk
전복죽

Spicy mixed-up seafood noodle soup

Jjamppong
짬뽕

Maeuntang (spicy fish stew)

Spicy fish stew

Maeuntang
매운탕

Raw fish with rice and vegetables

Hoedeopbap
회덮밥

Myeolchibokkeum (Stir-fried anchovies and peanuts: 멸치볶음)

Stir-fried dried anchovies and peanuts

Myeolchi-ttangkong-bokkeum
멸치땅콩볶음

Spicy soft tofu stew with seafood

Haemul-sundubu-jjigae
해물순두부찌개

Fried dried squid

Ojingeo-twigim
오징어튀김

Vegetable pancake with Asian chives

Buchujeon
부추전

miyeok-naengchae (미역냉채, 미역무침, Korean seaweed salad)

Sweet & sour seaweed salad

Miyeok-muchim
미역무침

Vegetable pancake

Yachaejeon
야채전

Breaded cod fillets

Daegujeon
대구전

ojingeo-bokkeum

Spicy stir fried squid

Ojingeo-bokkeum
오징어볶음