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The Griffin Bar

279, Cheonggyecheon-ro, Jongno-gu | 11F, JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul, Seoul 03198, South Korea
+82 2-2276-3344
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
18:00 - 02:00 Hours
CUISINES
Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
279, Cheonggyecheon-ro, Jongno-gu | 11F, JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul, Seoul 03198, South Korea
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I made a reservation the same day for a couple of drinks and snacks that night to celebrate my friend's birthday, the staff offered me to play a song for him, that was fantastic he was so amazed by that performance. Lovely atmosphere and spectacular...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Karen A
JWDDMMANAGER, PR 매니저 at The Griffin Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Karen A. Warm greetings from the Griffin! Thank you for your visiting and sharing your great comment with us. We are also happy for that you and your friend had a great time on his birthday. We always try to do the best to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had reserved a private room of Griffin Bar to join their count down party on Dec 31, 2018. I called Griffin to ask for the menu via different channels. Eventually I was asked to contact the manager Elly directly for the details. She was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank CherryC8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My date and I were there towards the Christmas time, exhausted after an entire day's of shopping and needing a desperate respite over a nice cocktail. We ordered Carpe Diem and a Daiquiri to get started, each costing approx. $24 and $27, respectively. Both drinks...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 151jeremyj
JWDDMMANAGER, PR 매니저 at The Griffin Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Jeremy J. Warm greetings from the Griffin. Thank you for visiting us and sharing your valuable comment with us. We shared your comment with the team. And we are trying to make the best cocktails which have a great qualities. We will provide inspiring...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This a great experience at The Griffin in X’mas. The staff is very pleasant and the place is comfortable. And they let me a surprise of the x’mas gift for customer. We will come there again for next time.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank wing0924
JWDDMMANAGER, PR 매니저 at The Griffin Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear, Mr./Ms. wing0924 Warm greetings from The Griffin Bar. Thank you for visiting us and sharing your great comment with us. We are also happy that you have a great time in Christmas at the Griffin. We always try to do the best to deliver...More

Reviewed 5 December 2018

The Griffin bar is conveniently located beside Dongdaemun station, and has a nice view of the East Gate. The bar has a nice ambience for its guests to relax and unwind after a long day. They also have a wide selection of food and drinks...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Daryltan123
JWDDMMANAGER, PR 매니저 at The Griffin Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear, Mr. Daryl Warm greetings from The Griffin Bar. Thank you for visiting us and sharing your great comment with us. Your valuable comment have been shared with team and we appreciate your recommendation to all who reads your review. We look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 7 November 2018

Situated at the top floor (11th floor), it had one lift that access the place. Had a drink after dinner. It had a Jazz band to compliment and light up the atmosphere.More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank TravellerExotica
JWDDMMANAGER, PR 매니저 at The Griffin Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

Dear, Mr. TravellerExotica. Warm greetings from The Griffin Bar. Thank you for visiting us and sharing your great comment with us. Your valuable comment have been shared with team and we appreciate your recommendation to all who reads your review. We look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 16 October 2018

My drink was okay, could have been better. The place was pretty and pretty dead when I went. I liked the way the bartenders and girls were dressed up/More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank seranita
JWDDMMANAGER, PR 매니저 at The Griffin Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

Dear, Ms.seranita. Greetings from ‘The Griffin’. Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We, our bartenders trying best to deliver true cocktail experience as well. Your comment will be shared with our team, and we will do our best to improve our service sequence....More

Reviewed 9 October 2018

Best bar in town.Cool view. We had great cocktails which were surprisingly different to the ones in Europe or China. Recommendable!!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank jojoerben
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

It was great that I have Brandon. He was the best bartender in Seoul. The best skill and most attentive. I really liked it. I would come here again.More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ssorami04
JWDDMMANAGER, PR 매니저 at The Griffin Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Dear, ssorami04 Greetings from ‘The Griffin’. Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We, our bartenders trying best to deliver true cocktail experience as well. Your comment will be shared with our team, and we will do our best to improve our service sequence....More

Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

The view was wonderful. Cocktails and foods were amazing. There were many different kinds of liquor. It was so luxury and the music was great. The bar was so good for events and party. Also you can smoke good quality cigar. The staffs were fun...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank kshnt82
JWDDMMANAGER, PR 매니저 at The Griffin Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Dear, kshnt82 Warm greetings from The Griffin Bar. Thank you for visiting us and sharing your great comment with us. Your valuable comment have been shared with team and we appreciate your recommendation to all who reads your review. We look forward to welcoming you...More

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Verónica R
25 October 2016|
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Response from JWDDMMANAGER | Property representative |
Dear Verónica R, Warm greeting from the Griffin Bar. This is Kevin, who is Working at the Griffin bar, and Thank you for choosing the Griffin Bar. Next 'First Thursday Afterwork' Party wll be on 3rd Nov, 2016 and their is... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$80
Meals
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 02:00
Monday
18:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 02:00
Thursday
18:00 - 02:00
Friday
18:00 - 02:00
Saturday
18:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 279, Cheonggyecheon-ro, Jongno-gu | 11F, JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul, Seoul 03198, South Korea
  • Location: Asia  >  South Korea  >  Seoul>  > Jongno-gu
  • Neighbourhood: Jongno-gu
  • Phone Number: +82 2-2276-3344
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul
Description
Meet friends for craft cocktails, premium liquors and panoramic views of Seoul at the Griffin Bar, our stunning rooftop bar located on the eleventh floor of the JW marriott dongdaemun square seoul.
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