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Korean live octopus?

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does anyone know a korean restaurant around the flushing area serving the live octopus where they cut it up and its still moving and you eat with with a gochu jang kind of sauce? i really want to try it

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  1. SU SAN'S SEAFOOD
    40-30 149th Place
    Flushing, Queens

    You may have to call ahead to request it... just to make sure they have it that night.

    It's delicious. Enjoy. :)

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    1. re: mizcoop

      What an interesting dish, anyone know of a restaurant in Brooklyn or Manhattan that serves this?

      1. re: mizcoop

        awesome thanks...will try it now

        btw, do you know what its called in korean? (my gf speaks korean, but forgot what its called)

        1. re: Lau

          It's called san-nak-ji (산낙지).

          San is "live" and Nakji is "octopus". Have fun.

        2. re: mizcoop

          A brief endorsement from a little more than a year ago ... http://www.chowhound.com/topics/24813...

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          Su San Seafood
          40-30 149th Pl, Queens, NY 11354

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