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.

jeonbokjuk

Abalone porridge

Jeonbokjuk
전복죽

Braised mackerel with radish

Godeungeo-mujorim
고등어무조림

Braised octopus

Muneo-jorim
문어조림

Braised saury

Kkongchi-jorim
꽁치조림

Breaded cod fillets

Daegujeon
대구전

Clam stew (jogaetang: 조개탕)

Clam stew

Jogaetang
조개탕

Cold salad with spicy mustard sauce

Gyeoja-naengchae
겨자냉채

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

Crunchy squid threads

Ojingeo-silchae-bokkeum
오징어실채볶음

Dried pollock soup

Bugeoguk
북어국

Fermented soybean paste stew with scallops

Paeju-doenjang-jjigae
패주된장찌개

Fermented squid side dish

Ojingeojeot
오징어젓

Fish cake soup

Eomukguk
어묵국

Fish cakes

Eomuk
어묵

Fried dried squid

Ojingeo-twigim
오징어튀김

Fried seaweed paper coated with glutinous rice paste

Gim-bugak
김부각

Grilled mackerel

Godeungeo-gui
고등어구이

Gulbi-gui

Grilled salted & dried yellow corvina

Gulbi-gui
굴비구이

Kimchi and mackerel camping stew

Kimchi godeungeo-tongjorim jjigae
김치 고등어통조림 찌개

Korean crab stew

Kkotgetang
꽃게탕

Korean style fried snapper with seasoning sauce

Domi-yangnyeom-gui
도미양념구이

Lobster seaweed rice rolls

Lobster gimbap
랍스터 김밥

Mixed-up noodles, meat, seafood, and vegetables soup

Jjamppong
짬뽕

Mugwort soup

Ssukguk
쑥국

Octopus slices with sesame dipping sauce

Muneo-sukhoe
문어숙회

Gujeolpan

Platter of nine delicacies

Gujeolpan
구절판

Pollock pancake

Dongtaejeon
동태전

bo-ssam

Pork wraps

Bo-ssam
보쌈

Raw crabs marinated in soy sauce

Ganjang-gejang
간장게장

Raw fish platter

Hoe

Raw fish with rice and vegetables

Hoedeopbap
회덮밥

Roasted seaweed sheets

Gim-gui
김구이

Sautéed sea plant

Miyeokjulgi-bokkeum
미역줄기볶음

Seasoned dried anchovies

Myeolchi-muchim
멸치무침

Seasoned dried shredded squid

Ojingeochae-muchim
오징어채무침

Seasoned fresh oysters

Gulmuchim
굴무침

Seasoned pan fried flatfish

Gajami yangnyeom-twigim
가자미 양념튀김

Seaweed soup with mussels

Honghap miyeokguk
홍합 미역국

steamed mandu

Shrimp and Asian chive dumplings

Saeu buchu mandu
새우 부추 만두

Shrimp Pancakes

Saeujeon
새우전

Spicy fish soup

Maeuntang
매운탕

Spicy grilled squid

Ojingeo-tonggui
오징어통구이

Spicy raw fish soup

Mulhoe
물회

Spicy soft tofu stew with seafood

Haemul-sundubu-jjigae
해물순두부찌개

ojingeo-bokkeum

Spicy stir fried squid

Ojingeo-bokkeum
오징어볶음

Spicy stir-fried fish cakes

Eomuk-bokkeum
어묵볶음

Spicy whelks with noodles

Golbaengi-muchim
골뱅이무침

Squid soup

Squid soup

Ojingeo-guk
오징어국

Stirfried dried anchovy side dish

Myeolchi-bokkeum
멸치볶음

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

Sweet & sour seaweed salad

Miyeok-muchim
미역무침

Thick soybean paste stew

Gang-doenjang
강된장

samgak-gimbap

Triangle-shaped rice packet wrapped in dried seaweed sheets

Samgak-gimbap
삼각김밥

Tuna pancake

Chamchijeon
참치전

Vegetable pancake

Yachaejeon
야채전

Vegetable pancake with Asian chives

Buchujeon
부추전