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Seoul sees further jump in cost of dining out


The price of five out of eight major dishes at local eateries in Seoul increased again in April, as the cost of eating out continues to rise in the nation’s capital.
The Korea Consumer Agency, an affiliate of the Korea Fair Trade Commission, compiles the monthly average prices for eight major dining options in South Korea, in a bid to provide the public with an understanding of the changing costs of dining out. Of the eight, the prices of gimbap, jajangmyeon, kalguksu, naengmyeon, and kimchi-jjigae all went up in April compared to the previous month.
The price for two of the other three dining options — samgyeopsal and bibimbap — remained stationary.

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