25 Best Seoul Cafes You Must Visit Story

By Agne Civilyte


25 Best Seoul Cafes You Must Visit Story

Seoul is a ‘coffee shop paradise’ with hundreds of independent coffee shops. New Korean coffee shops are constantly opening up... Read more

Cafe 1

Daerim Warehouse

Nestled in the trendy neighbourhood of Seongsu, just opposite of Gangnam District, Daerim Warehouse (aka Daerim Changgo or Daelim Changgo)... Read more

Cafe 2

Osulloc Tea House

Osulloc is a famous green tea brand that has shops in Myeongdong, Insadong, Daehakro, and Apgujeong. Osulloc Tea House specialises... Read more

Cafe 3

Coffee Hanyakbang

Themed cafes in Seoul are becoming more and more popular, and ordinary traditional Korean coffee shops are left to be... Read more

Cafe 4

Stylenanda Pink Pool Cafe

If you are looking for an instagrammable cafe in Seoul, Stylenanda Pink Pool Cafe is the place for you. The... Read more

Cafe 5

943 King's Cross Harry Potter Cafe

In late 2018, another excellent coffee shop opened up in the trendy Hongdae neighbourhood. 943 King's Cross is a Harry... Read more

Cafe 6

Cong Caphe

Cong Caphe, or Cong Cafe, is slightly different from the other coffee shops mentioned on this list. It is a... Read more

Cafe 7

Madang Flower Cafe

This list would not be complete without also including Madang Cafe on it, which lives in the Ikseon neighbourhood (Jongno... Read more

Cafe 8

Thanks Nature Cafe

Thanks Nature Cafe is an interesting animal coffee shop. It is a cafe where you can meet two adorable sheep.... Read more

Cafe 9

Temple of Ungnyeo

Situated in the heart of the Insadong neighbourhood, the Temple of Ungnyeo is one of the best coffee shops in... Read more

Cafe 10

Coffee & Cigarettes

Located on the 17th floor, Coffee & Cigarettes showcases stunning views of the surrounding mountains and the city skyline. If... Read more

Cafe 11


The Archivist is a simple coffee shop situated in the Jongno District. It is one of the most loved Seoul... Read more

Cafe 12

Yeonjiwon Traditional Tea House

Although Yeonjiwon Traditional Tea House is not an actual coffee shop, I couldn't exclude it from this list. As its... Read more

Cafe 13

Sanmotoonge Cafe

If you are looking for beautiful cafes to visit in Seoul, Sanmotoonge Cafe must be on your list! This coffee... Read more

Cafe 14


Seoulism is a classy cafe offering fantastic views of the Lotte World Tower. If you happen to be in Gangnam,... Read more

Cafe 15

The Space Filled With You

Located in the quiet Yongsan District, The Space Filled With You offers a peaceful atmosphere and a great view of... Read more

Cafe 16

TXT Coffee

If you love retro vibes, then TXT Coffee is a must visit cafe in Seoul. The coffee shop is situated... Read more

Cafe 17

Catlover Garden

If you are a cat lover, you have to visit the Catlover Garden coffee shop. Here, cats roam around freely,... Read more

Cafe 18


Situated in Itaewon, C.Through is the perfect place to relax and enjoy coffee. If you are cafe hopping in Seoul,... Read more

Cafe 19

Old Ferry Donut

There is nothing better than a doughnut and a coffee, don't you agree? If you like this combination, visit Old... Read more

Cafe 20

Peach Grey

Peach Grey offers great drinks, delicious treats, and a unique painting experience. This coffee shop is located in the Songpa... Read more

Cafe 21

Mamma Mia

Do you love bright colours and aesthetic interiors? If so, Mamma Mia is one of the best Instagram-worthy Korean coffee... Read more

Cafe 22

C27 Cheesecake and Coffee

If you love the airy and quirky style, C27 Cheesecake and Coffee is the right place for you. This coffee... Read more

Cafe 23

Cafe Kohiru

Situated in the beautiful Songpa neighbourhood, Café Kohiru exceeds everyone's expectations regarding drinks, baked goods, and interior design. If you... Read more

Cafe 24

Goondrip Coffeeshop

Do you love strong hand drip coffee? If so, you have to visit Goondrip Coffeeshop in the Mapo District. This... Read more

Cafe 25

Café Onion Anguk

Café Onion is well-known for its chic design and great drinks. There are several branches; however, my favourite one is... Read more


In Summary

You can easily spend all your time visiting Seoul’s coffee shops, and even then, you will still come across more... Read more