We walked to Lotte Department Store, where we ate in the food court. Department store food courts in Korea serve tasty, quality food in a pleasant environment, unlike American mall food courts.
We ordered our meal at a cashier station and presented our receipt to the restaurant. My friend asked the ladies to fill our bowls to the brim!
Two bowls of thick pumpkin juk with winter kimchi'i:
The main ingredient seems to be kabocha squash, not "hallowe'en" pumpkin. (More on this squash later.) Juk is the perfect meal for a cold, winter's night!