Love Museum is located in Hongdae, and its main themes are love and sex. The museum is quite popular among young Korean adults. It exhibits, through art pieces from the Joseon Dynasty to Modern Times, the link between art and erotism. ey use from Australia and they are famous for Read more [...]
Yang Good (양국)
Yang Good is a quiet Korean BBQ joint that offers a variety of high-quality meats, all certified Halal. The restaurant ships the lamb meat they use from Australia and they are famous for having fresh and juicy lamb skewers that are a hit among locals and Muslim travelers. On top Read more [...]
&Gather Cafe (앤게더 &Gather Cafe)
&Gather Cafe is a modern looking coffee store located near Hannam Bridge, that got really popular after the members of BTS came to film one of their Run BTS episode.
Book Park (북파크)
Book Park is located in a cultural complex in Itaewon and is a combination of a bookstore, coffee shop, and art gallery. When entering the building, visitors will be greeted by thousands of books stacked on wooden shelves from floor to ceiling. As long as you stay on the premises, Read more [...]
LINE Friends Cafe & Store (라인프렌즈 플래그십 스토어 가로수길점)
LINE Friends Cafe & Store in Garosu-gil in Gangnam is the biggest LINE Friends store in the world.
YG Republique (YG 리퍼블릭)
YG Republic is a food complex housing a café called 3 Birds, a restaurant called 3 Geori Butchers Blue where you can have a full Korean BBQ meal and a bar called K Pub in which YG artists’ work and video are displayed. There is also a store called “All Read more [...]
Make a Good World (좋은세상만들기)
To Make A Good World is a restaurant owned and operated by the father of Chanyeol, the rapper from the talented group EXO. The restaurant offers a wide range of western food and drinks, that you can enjoy while listening to performances by Korean, Chinese and Japanese talented artists on Read more [...]
The Famous Burger (더페이머스버거)
Show Me the Money Champion and AOMG label rapper, Loco opened his own restaurant in Hongdae where you can enjoy quality burgers while listening to Korean and American hip hop songs. Their most famous burger is an American style patty with a crazy amount of cheese and other toppings to Read more [...]
SNU Abandoned Swimming Pool (서울대폐수영장 촬영)
This abandoned pool was once used by the Seoul National University. It has now become a hotspot for photoshoots and music video shootings. This is where BTS filmed their On Stage Prologue video, in 2015. You can enjoy this unique and mysterious place that once welcomed the members of the Read more [...]
Moonshot is a professional cosmetic brand launched by YG Entertainment, and most of the products are made to be multi-functional. The artists of YG, such as Blackpink, 2NE1, and more have their own lines, that you can try out for yourself.
Kamong Cafe (카몽)
Kamong is a cafe owned and operated by the sister of Kai, the main dancer of the famous Kpop group Exo.
Hannam Bowling Centre (한남볼링센타)
Located not far away from the main street of Itaewon, this bowling alley got popular after Exo members bet on a bowling game in an episode of their famous show Exo’s Showtime.
Elephant Bowling Center (코끼리볼링장)
Located not far away from Myeongdong, Elephant Bowling Center has bowling lanes, darts, and a café to get a drink while waiting for your turn to bowl.
Dunkin Donuts JYP (던킨도너츠)
The Korean Dunkin Donuts is really different from the American stores. Every product offered by the franchise was Korean-ized, so you can find things like sweet potato donuts, Kimchi donuts, bubble tea latte, and other delicious products.
DMC Gallery (디지털미디어시티)
Digital Media City is known as the center of the Korean Wave as it is the home to major productions and broadcasting companies like MBC, SBS, and more. You might recognize some of the buildings as the whole district is the filming location of shows like Running Man and several Read more [...]
When it opened in 2000, Cofioca was Korea’s first-ever tapioca bubble tea cafe. It is located in Apgujeong, near the SM Building, which is why the members of Girl’s Generation, Exo, and Super Junior are regulars of this café and it is even possible to order their favorite drinks.
Aqua Planet 63 (아쿠아플라넷)
Aqua Planet 63 is located in the 63 Building (also called 63 Square) and is home to more than 20,000 marine animals of over 400 different species. The Aquarium features different zones such as the Otter Planet, Aqua Garden, Golden Miracle Zone, Penguin Planet and others.
20 Space: The Mint Universe (The Mint Universe 20 스페이스)
20 Space: The Mint Universe is a coffee and gift shop opened by Cube Entertainment where you can have a coffee break while listening to your favorite Cube artists.
Zapangi is a unique cafe: to go inside visitors have to go through a Pink vending machine door.
Stylenanda 3CE PINKPOOLCAFE (스타일난다 홍대 플래그십 스토어)
Located in Myeongdong, Stylenanda Pink Pool Café is one of the most quirky yet instagrammable cafés of Seoul.
Poop Café (똥카페)
Seoul is famous for its many themed cafés, some very serious, others really funny. Poop café, as its name suggests, is definitely part of the latter.
Mugyo-dong Bugeo-guk (무교동북어국집)
Mugyodong Bugeokukjib is a very local and old Korean eatery, located in a small alley, in the neighborhood of Euljiro.
Migabon Restaurant (미가본)
When the cold months of winter come, nothing is better than going to Migabon Restaurant.
Jihwaja is the place to go to eat like royalty. This restaurant is famous for being one of the most authentic and traditional restaurants in Korea, they serve food prepared the same way it was for the Korean royal family.
Imun Seollongtang (이문설농탕)
Imun Seollongtang is a family affair: opened in 1907, the seolleongtang (ox bone soup) restaurant was passed down from one generation to the next for more than one hundred years.
Fritz Coffee Company (프릳츠 도화점)
When a barista champion opens his own coffee shop, you know it ought to be good. Fritz Coffee Company is located near Gongdeok Station, in Yeouido.
Daerim Warehouse (대림창고)
Seongsu-dong was, in the 1960s and the 1970s, home to many factories and handmade shoe companies. But most of those businesses closed down, leaving abandoned industrial buildings in their wake.
Coffee Hanyakbang (커피한약방)
Like a hidden gem, this vintage-like café is located in Euljiro, in a shoulder-width alley behind some buildings.
Seoul is definitely famous for its quirky and original cafés, but this one might take the cake.
Laundry Pizza (런드리피자)
The Laundry Pizza is a restaurant located in Gangnam that hosted many idols photoshoot thanks to its eye-catching design and vintage vibe.