| A corner of the Vietnamese restaurant chain Alagi in the RoK (Photo: VNA)
Inaugurated on June 11, the restaurant lies in Seodaemun district and serves some 150 guests on a daily basis.
According to founder Doan Ngoc Quang, the first Alagi restaurant opened in Dongdaemun district in September 2018, serving 120 – 150 eaters daily on average.
Quang said the chain aims at promoting Vietnamese cuisine among Korean food lovers. He hoped that his restaurants will grow to compete against Vietnamese food chains run by Koreans.
Currently, the RoK houses approximately 400 Vietnamese restaurants, of which more than 100 are located in Seoul.