If I didn’t know the owner of this place, I can’t imagine being convinced to travel all the way out to Goyang/Ilsan (about an hour on the subway) for it… but now having been, I’d say it was worth it! If only I had more free days to spend at brunch & wandering around this…… Continue reading Barnana | 빠나나
This cafe is hard to miss if you walk along Yeonnam park, just outside Hongdae Station exit 3. I’ve seen various events happening here and in the upstairs section (which I recently learned is a different business?), and it almost always seems full of people chatting and studying. There had never been open tables on…… Continue reading 빵콤마 | Bread Comma
I love finding cafes that I absolutely love! Especially when they are close enough to home that I can walk, and surrounded by a nice neighborhood. Really the only negative point I have about Cafe 129-11 is the price, making it more of a special occasion place than a daily study spot. The cafe, named…… Continue reading 카페일이구일일 | Cafe 129-11
Ages ago I went over to check out the Daehakno/대학로 area because we read about it in class & I should explore this city more. This was during a time when I was missing pancakes a lot, which is how I ended up at this little place called Pancake Story. It was a fairly easy…… Continue reading 팬케이크 이야기 | Pancake Story
I’m not entirely sure what kind of switch happened, but there used to be a bakery here and now there is combined bakery-cafe that does coffees and brunch plates. There’s still a lot of branding from the old bakery (which I had gotten breads from before), but this Bear’s Den cafe is equally, if not…… Continue reading 베어스덴 | Bear’s Den
I first walked by this place last winter after I moved to the neighborhood and went exploring. And since brunch is my favorite meal, any place that does brunch sets is worth checking out!
The whole place looks bright & airy & lovely. Plus they have a cat illustration on their sign. Of course I’m going to check it out.