Cafes: Hongdae & Sinchon

Cafe Schneeballen
German dessert cafe serving coffee and a variety of schneeballen. Schneeballen are made from shortcrust pastry and originated in Rothenburg Germany. 358-30 Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.
The worlds largest coffee chain. Its ubiquity places them convenient locations all over Seoul. Find the Starbucks store In Hongdae & Sinchon area by looking up the search map on website.
Coffee Libre
Coffee shop located near Hongdae. Note that the store opens at 4pm. Store hours: 16:00-21:00, Monday closed. 1st Fl.,Yeongin Bldg., 252-15 Yeonnam-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.
Cacao Boom
Chocolate cafe serving coffee and hand-made Belgian chocolates. Open daily 09:00-22:00. 337-16 Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.
Cafe Ann House
Hot coffee, ice coffee, herb tea, iced variation, fruits juice, soft drink and food. 3rd Fl.,Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu Seoul.
Hello Kitty Cafe Sinchon
Cafe selling Hello Kitty products. Open 11:00-23:00. 36-6 Myeongmul-gil, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul.
Le Petit Four
Le Petit Four is a bakery that specializes in French pastries. 86-37 Sangsu-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.
Red Mango
Low-fat yoghurt icecream chain cafe based in Seoul. Red Mango specializes in yoghurt products. Red Mango serves organic coffee, fresh fruit juice and various type of yoghurt. You can easily find the cafe sign in English. Donggyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.
Cafe aA
Cafe with museum. Located on the first floor of aA Design Museum near Sangsu Subway Station(Line 6). 19-18 Wausan-ro 17-gil, Mapo-gu, Seoul.
Chloris Tea Garden
European style cafeOpen: Mon-Sun 10:00am-12:00am52 Yonsei-ro 4-gil, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Dunkin Donuts
Dunkin Donuts is an international donut and coffee retailer. Regular and decaf coffee, iced coffee, hot flavored coffee, donut & bagel, donut cake and morning set menu. Located near Hongdae Station, Line 2.1st Fl.,Paradisetel 159-6 Donggyo-dong, Mapo-...
Zombie Coffee
Zombie Coffee serves coffee drinks roasted on site. It is located in Hongdae area. 362-12 Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.
Jebi Dabang
Jebi Dabang is a cafe and salon in the Hongdae area that offers a programme of cultural events. Walk 50 meters towards Han River from the Sangsu Station(Line 6,Exit 3). 24 Wausan-ro, Mapo-gu, Seoul.(Website in Korean only)
Manofiin serves muffin and coffee such as cup cake, English muffin, coffee & drinks. 10 Ehwayeodae 8-gil, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul.
Chloris Tea & Coffee
This elegant cafe serves a wide variety of tea & coffee and also sells herb. 358-18 Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.
Ediya Coffee
Korean coffee chain opened its first store in 2001. High quality coffee at affordable price. Located in front of Hongdae front gate. 343-6 Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.
Yri Cafe
Yri cafe doubles as gathering place for artists. 337-4 Sangsu-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.
Gio Cat
Cafe with many cats. Play with the cats. Open Tuesday to Friday 13:00- 23:00 and Weekends 12:00-23:00. To connect with Gio Cat, sign up for Facebook. 358-92 Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.
Cupcake Cafe in Sinchon 33 Yeonhuimat-ro, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul
Cafe 5 Cijung
Cafe offering healthy drink. Tea, coffee, wine & Korean rice wine, brunch & dinner. 7 stores in Seoul. 1st Fl.,436-10 Changjeon-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.
Macaron specialty dessert house. 343-2 Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.
Pastel de Nata
Pastel de Nata specializes in Portuguese egg tarts. Serves coffee & drinks as well. 6 stores in Seoul area. 106-Ho, 54-1 Daehyeon-dong, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul..
Coffee chain shop established in 1998. Shops offer espresso, coffee, tea, a variety of pastries and snacks. Stores throughout Korea. 1st Fl., 165-5 Donggyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.
Caffe Bene
Coffee chain based in Seoul. Menu includes waffle, pastries, sandwiches, coffee, and more. Its ubiquity places them convenient locations all over Seoul. located near Sinchon Subway Station, Line 2, Exit 4, walk 200m toward Iwha Womens Uinv. Station.
You Are Here Cafe
Coffee shop in Hongdae area. 204-53 Donggyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.
Humming Bella
Frozen yogurt shop. 373-9 Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.
Tom N Toms
Seoul-based coffee chain. Locations throughout Korea. Located near Hongdae Uinversity. 354-1 Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.
The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf
International coffee chain. The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf offers one of most extensive selections of coffee and speciality tea as well as cookies & muffins. Located near Mapo Subway Station, Line 5. 1st Fl.,Jindo Bldg.,37 Dohwa-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.
Pop Container
Desert cafe : Oreo Bingsu and Pancakes Open: 10:00am-11:00pm5-11 Changcheon-dong, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Cafe Conan
A cute cafe that serves coffee, tea, desserts and bean ice flakes. B1 313-1 Sangsu-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.
Banul Story Cafe
A knitting cafe that also offers knitting classes in Korean. Huge selections of knitting books, crochet yarns and supplies. Open daily 10:00-20:00. Edae Station exit 6. 12-33 Daeheung-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.(Website in Korean only)
Cafe Corner
This coffee house offers roasted coffee. sandwich & drinks. 2F 181-1 Dowa-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.
Cafe Evansville
Serves freshly roasted Caffe Vita coffee from Seattle, cafe converted private residence into cafe and furniture showroom. Cafe Evansville and Evansville home furniture brand is owned and operated by Seattle native.
Hello Kitty Cafe Hongdae
Hello Kitty themed cafe located on the main street of Hongdae. 18 Wausan-ro 19-gil, Mapo-gu, Seoul.(Website in Korean only)
Cafe Drama
Cafe where customers can try on costumes from television. Open 11:30-22:00. 101-12 Daehyeon-dong, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul.
Playground Rooftop Cafe & Bar
 Playground is a spacious 2-story bar which offers direct access to the best nightlife Seoul has to offer. 358-36 Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul
Coffee Smith
Offers various style of coffee. Locations all over Seoul including Itaewon, Jamsil. Garosugil and Hongdae. 361-22 Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.(Website in Korean only)
Amenohi Coffee
Coffee cafe. Japanese roasting coffee, music & craft works. Open: Mon-Fri 16:00-23:30, Sat-Sun 14:00-23:30. Close on Tuesday. 184-12 Donggyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.
Studio #83
Coffee shop & gallery. Cafe & gallery located near the Sogang University. 83 Baekbeom-ro, Mapo-gu, Seoul.
Beans Seoul
Coffee beans shop. You can taste a cup of coffee here. 50-2 Daeheung-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.(Website in Korean only)
Cake & tarte, cookie, chocolate, caramel, coffee & tea and so many delicious desserts to choose from. 86-53 sangsu-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.
Mustoy Doll Crafting Cafe
Porcelain doll crafting cafe. Beverages included while you try doll-making. Open: 11:3021:30 Closed on Mondays. K2 / MUSTOY Kaliope B/D 105 344-6 Seogyo-dong , Mapo-gu, Seoul.(Website in Korean only)
Paul Basset
Coffee house. Paul Basset coffee house became one of contemporary coffee shops since Paul Basset became the World Barista Champion in 2003.Branch shops in Lotte Department Store Myeongdong, Bundang, Jamsil, Gimpo. 30 Ihwayeodae-gil, Seodaemum-gu, Seoul.
Cafe W.E.
Traditional Korean dessert served in Western style. 2F Woodo building, 363-5, Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.(Website in Korean only)
Princess Diary Cafe
Wedding dress cafe where you can sip your tea or coffee in a beautiful wedding gown. Ehwa Womens Univ. Station exit 3. Turn right at Maki store. 54-9 Daehyun-dong, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul.
Bingsu dessert Cafe Open: Mon-Sun 12:30pm-10:00pm43 Sinchonnyeok-ro, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Thanks Nature Cafe
Cafe located in Hongdae where they keep a live sheep. Open 11:00-23:00. 486 Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.
Sangsangmadang Cafe
This cafe is located on the 7th floor of Sangsangmadang building in Hongdae area. Click CAFE MENU to see menu information in English. 367-5 Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.
Jubilee Chocolatier Cafe
Chocolatier cafe with gourmet chocolate, a variety of chocolate cakes, coffee and chocolate drinks. 2,3 Fl.,54-18 Daehyeon-dong, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul.(Website in Korean only)
Cafe Hoho Myoll
A cute cafe serving coffee, tea, brunches, sandwiches, cakes, muffins, and a variety of quiche. Location: Sangsu Subway Station, Line 6, Exit 1, walk 5 minutes toward Hongik University. 93-44 Sangsu-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.
Cafe Etonne
Dessert cafe. Cafe Etonne serves cake, coffee, gelato, icecream, bingsu and more. To connect with Cafe Etonne, sign up for Facebook. 334-14 Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.
Caffe Pascucci
Caffe Pascucci serves Italian coffee and more coffee varieties. They also serves cakes, pastries, sandwiches and gelato. 20th Fl., Yonsei University Hospital Main Bldg.,134 Sinchon-dong, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul.
Coffee, Tea, and Chocolate near Ehwa Women's U. The manager speaks English and there is free wifi. Ehwa Womens U Station, Line 2 Exit 3. Open 7am to 11pm. 60-9 Daehyeon-dong, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul.
3 Sam Partners Bagel Shop
Bagel and coffee. 369-45 Hapjeong-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.