Kim Mi-so (Park Min-young) has her first official lunch with her mother-in-law (Kim Hye-Ok) at this restaurant in episode 16 of Why Secretary Kim/What’s Wrong With Secretary Kim (김비서가 왜 그럴까) (tvN, 2018).
Cheon Soo-Ho’s (Kim Jung-Hyun) brother Cheon Soo-Chul (Seo Hyun-Woo) meets up here with their family’s lawyer Nam Dae-Chul (Choi Duk-Moon) in episode 3 of Time (시간) (MBC, 2018) to test his alliances. In episode 11, both of them meet up again and are joined by Shin Min-Seok (Kim Joon-Han) and another lawyer Jeong.
Kwon Shi-Hyun’s (Woo Do-Hwan) father, Kwon Seok-Woo (Shin Sung-Woo) and Choi Soo-Ji’s (Mun Ka-Young) mother, Myung Mi-Ri (Kim Seo-Hyung) have a business meeting here in episode 11 of The Great Seducer/Tempted (위대한 유혹자) (MBC, 2018).
Do Han-Joon’s (Dong Ha) parents, judge Yoo Myung-Hee (Kim Hae-Sook) and Do Jin-Myung (Lee Deok-Hwa) meet here over dinner in episode 7 of Nothing to Lose/Judge vs. Judge (이판사판) (SBS, 2017-18).
The section chief Yang takes Byun Hyuk (Choi Si-Won) here for a business meeting with CEO Min (Song Young-Kyu) in episode 11 of Revolutionary Love (변혁의 사랑) (tvN, 2017) and Hyun feels visibly uneasy about this.
The trio of friends and enemies of the Social Avengers Club — both husbands Lee Byung-Soo (Choi Byung-Mo) and Bae Young-Pyo (Jung Suk-Yong) as well as the school director Hong Sang-Man (Kim Hyeong-Il)– meet up here in episode 8 of Avengers Social Club (부암동 복수자들) (tvN, 2017). Sang-man warns the two others about their wives.
Prosecutor Choi Dam-Dong (Kim Won-Hae) meets up with Lee Yoo-Beom (Lee Sang-Yeob) here after he has quit his job in episode 28 of While You Were Sleeping (2017) (당신이 잠든 사이에) (SBS, 2017).
Yoon Ji-Ho (Jung So-Min) is taken to this restaurant by writer Hwang in episode 3 of Because This Is My First Life/This Life Is Our First (이번 생은 처음이라) (tvN, 2017) and Yong-seok and Director Park already sit here. Ji-ho cannot believe that this is their masterplan to downplay and even give her the fault for having been sexually harassed and nearly raped by Yong-seok. She speaks up and leaves.
This is also where Baek San (Kim Young-Chul) meets up with Kang Ki-Hyung (Son Hyun-Joo) in episode 8 of Criminal Minds (크리미널 마인드) (tvN, 2017) to tell him that he knew all along that Ki-hyung had PTSD and to ask him to leave the team.
Nam Gyoo-Man (Namgung Min) and prosecutor Chae Jin-Kyung (Oh Na-Ra) meet attorney Park Dong-Ho (Park Sung-Woong) here in episode 9 of Remember — War of the Son (리멤버) (SBS 2015-16) to get him on their side.
Asosan [아소산 본점] is a Japanese restaurant located in Goyang’s neighborhood Madu-dong [마두동] in the Ilsangdong District [Ilsandong-gu/일산동구].
Address: 128 Jeongbalsan-ro, Ilsandong-gu, Goyang-si, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
경기 고양시 일산동구 정발산로 128
Geolocation: 37.659206, 126.782655
To get here: Jeongbalsan Station [정발산역], Seoul Subway Line 3, Exit 4.
Keep on walking a little and then take a left turn in the first street, which is Jeongbalsan-ro [정발산로] where the restaurant lies at. Keep on walking until it appears on your right hand side.
— submitted by Marion KDL