Choi Hee-jin (Yoo In-na) sits at this cafe with her manager Jo Soo-kyung (Ga Deuk-hi) in episode 5 of Queen In-Hyun’s Man (인현왕후의 남자) (tvN, 2012), when she receives a call from Kim Boong-do (Ji Hyun-woo) on her mobile phone. Though Soo-kyung had initially warned her against picking up the phone, Hee-jin eventually does, and learns that he’s in Jeju-do.
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This branch of 5Cijung Café [카페오시정] was located in Seoul’s neighborhood Seogyo-dong [서교동], in the Mapo District [Mapo-gu/마포구], that makes up parts of Hongdae [홍대]. As of 2014, the cafe is no longer in operation, and is now a Studio Ghibli Collection Store (도토리숲 홍대점). It sits on the same street as Green Cloud Coffee Shop [그린클라우드커피], a 4 minute walk away.
110 Wausan-ro, Changjeon-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
서울특별시 마포구 와우산로 110
(서울특별시 마포구 창전동 436-10)
Geolocation: 37.553145, 126.925619
Hongik University Station [홍대입구역], Seoul Subway Line 2, Exit 8
(9 min walk)
— submitted by Mich KDL