South Korean restaurants to feed the visitors to the Olympics dog : the World : Vladim

News 9 February, 2018

The guests and participants of the upcoming Olympics in South Korea’s Pyeongchang will have the opportunity to taste traditional South Korean meat dog. As it became known, restaurants refused to exclude them from their menu during the Olympics-2018.


Local authorities had issued an order which prohibits the twelve restaurants specializing in national cuisine, sell some of the dishes during the Olympics. The losses were supposed to be repaid from the city budget.

«We are faced with a significant number of complaints from restaurant owners for what we take away from them any sustenance. Some of them have switched to pork or other meats replacing the dog, but found a sharp decline in sales. After that they brought dog meat in the menu“, – told reporters one of the officers of the state administration of Pyeongchang.

As you know, from the budget of the city spent several million dollars to prepare the area for the Games for an influx of foreign visitors. All menus and signs in the region were equipped with additional translations into foreign languages.

However, from the organizational Committee of the Olympiad the presence of dishes from sobachatiny continues to be criticized. The authority requires the authorities to resolve the issue as soon as possible.