Exotic, glamorous and steeped in the worldly romance of its namesake bon vivant, the legendary Charles H. Baker, this intimate bar discreetly hidden away on our lower level is where cocktail connoisseurs go to find the perfect drink.
- Named the Best Bar in Korea
- Ranked #49 on The Asia’s 50 Best Bars 2020 list
- 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
- Ms. Frida
Bianco Tequila, grapefruit, lavender cordial, bergamot and tonic
- A Manhattan Flight
Manhattan — rye whisky, Italian rosso, vermouth, angostura bitters and brandied marasca cherry; Red Hook — rye whisky, bitter Italian vermouth and maraschino cherry; and Tipperary — Irish whisky, Italian rosso vermouth, green chartreuse and aromatic bitters
Behind every good drink is an unforgettable story.Keith Motsi Head Bartender
Meet the Team
Keith MotsiHead Bartender
Born in Harare, Zimbabwe, and raised in the United Kingdom, Keith has traveled far and wide as a bartender gaining a wealth of international experience and bartending around the world. He built his career working in different parts of England before moving to Asia to open and lead the team at EQUIS, a Four Seasons Beijing bar. Now in Seoul, Keith has his sights on positioning Charles H. as not just a great cocktail bar in Korea but in the world.
“Running a bar gives me a window into being part of the human experience.”
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Our Michelin-starred, Cantonese restaurant brings the grandeur of Shanghai’s swinging 1920s to modern Seoul, using premium ingredients, unique presentations and Chef de Cuisine Koo Kwok Fai’s authentic recipes to delight your senses. In line with the latest government regulations, Yu Yuan remains open and serving a la carte menus for lunch and dinner. The restaurant's closing hours of 9:00 pm and a maximum of 4 persons per table under the government regulations still apply. This will remain in effect until January 31, 2021. Please help to comply with this mandatory ruling by vacating the restaurant no later than 9:00 pm. Our apologies for any inconvenience that this regulation may have caused, but the safety and well-being of our guests and staff is our top priority. We appreciate your compliance.
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