Grandma's Restaurant in Samcheong-dong
|Grandma's Restaurant in Samcheong-dong|
|Also known as||Samcheong Neighborhood Grandma|
|Country of origin||South Korea|
|No. of seasons||1|
|No. of episodes||12|
|Production location(s)||South Korea|
|Running time||75 minutes|
|Picture format||HDTV 1080i|
|Original release||November 24, 2018 –|
February 16, 2019
Grandma's Restaurant in Samcheong-dong (Hangul: 삼청동 외할머니; lit. Samcheong Neighborhood Grandma) is a South Korea reality show program on KBS 2 starring Kim Young-chul, Eric Nam, JooE (Momoland), Stella Jang and Andy (Shinhwa). The show airs on KBS 2 starting from November 24, 2018. It is distributed and syndicated by KBS every Saturday at 22:45 (KST). The program also airs on KBS World with English subtitles.
This is a show which features 6 grandmas from 6 different countries all over the world who come together to serve their traditional homemade meals in a pop-up restaurant located at Samcheong-dong, South Korea. The pop-up restaurant was opened for 2 weeks. In addition, this show also features 5 other artists who will be the employees of Grandma's restaurant to help the grandmas to run the restaurant.
Changes in Running Time
|Air Date||Air Time|
|November 24 – December 29, 2018||Part 1: 22:50 – 23:30|
|Part 2: 23:30 – 00:05|
|January 5 – February 16, 2019||Part 1: 22:45 – 23:25|
|Part 2: 22:25 – 00:00|
|Kim Young-chul||November 24, 2018 – February 16, 2019||1 – 12|
Foreign Grandmas (Cooks)
- Hungary - Anna
- Belgium - Veronica
- Costa Rica - Violeta
- Mexico - Odette
- Thailand - Nudaeng
- France - Laurence
- In the ratings below, the highest rating for the show will be in red, and the lowest rating for the show will be in blue each year.
- Ratings listed below are the individual corner ratings of Grandma's Restaurant in Samcheong-dong. (Note: Individual corner ratings do not include commercial time, which regular ratings include.)
Awards and nominations
|2018||16th KBS Entertainment Awards||Rookie Award (Variety Category)||Eric Nam||Won|||
- "[단독] '영어 능력자' 김영철, '삼청동 외할머니' 출연… 24일 첫방". 뉴스1 (in Korean). 2018-11-08. Retrieved 2019-01-17.
- "KBSWORLD TV". KBSWORLD. Retrieved 2019-01-17.
- "Show features expat grannies' home meals". koreatimes. 2018-11-21. Retrieved 2019-01-17.
- (in Korean) Nielsen Korea Ratings Page
- "[KBS연예대상] 이영자, KBS 첫 여성 연예대상…새 역사 썼다 (종합)". mydaily.co.kr. 2018-12-23. Retrieved 2018-12-29.
- "[종합] '2018 KBS 연예대상' 이영자 데뷔 27년만에 첫 대상 "웃기고 뭉클" (수상소감)". sports.donga.com (in Korean). Retrieved 2018-12-29.