Park Hoon (Kang Ki-doong) meets colleague Oh Ji-yul (Park Gyu-young) at this café in episode 6 of Romance is a Bonus Book/Romance is a Supplement/How To Publish Love (로맨스는 별책부록) (tvN, 2019), after going for an unpleasant blind date. As Park Hoon drinks his orange juice, Ji-yul suddenly sees something different in him, and calls up her mother to announce that both of them are dating.
Yet another car chase with the police in episode 1 of Player/The Player (플레이어) (OCN, 2018), this time with Cha Ah-ryeong (Krystal Jung) stepping on the gas pedal of her dream car, with Kang Ha-ri (Song Seung-heon) in the passenger seat, as they zip past this café.
Cha Joo-hyuk (Ji Sung) stands on the street outside this café in episode 12 of Familiar Wife (아는 와이프) (tvN, 2018), after spotting Seo Woo-jin (Han Ji-min) across the street.
TEASER/STORY FILM FILMED HERE
— CIX (씨아이엑스) ‘Hello, Strange Place’ Story Film (04. Abrupt Absence) (2019) (seen in the background)
This video contains mature themes of suicide and violence. Watch only at your own discretion.
Bookfriends Café [북프렌즈카페], which opened in 2016 or 2017, is a book cafe located in Paju Book City in Paju’s [파주시] neighborhood of Munbal-dong [문발동], part of its administrative neighborhood Gyoha [Gyoha-dong/교하동]. It is based at the ground floor of the M Building [M빌딩] –where Phuket Table [푸켓테이블] is also located– just two doors away from Ramerit Cafe [라메리트]. Café Come On was located in this same lot until 2015 or 2016.
141 Munbal-ro, Munbal-dong, Paju-si, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
경기도 파주시 문발로 141
Geolocation: 37.707052, 126.685805
Hapjeong Station [합정역], Seoul Subway Line 2 and 6, Exit 1
Head to the Hapjeong Station bus stop [합정역 정류장] (14-895) and take bus 2200 for 5 stops (approx. 29 mins) to the Eunseok-gyo Crossing bus stop [은석교사거리 정류장] (30-004). From there, it’s a minute’s walk to the cafe.
— submitted by Mich KDL
— Photo taken by © Thom Musni, March 2019
— Romance Is A Bonus Book added by Thom Musni