Kyung Woo-yeon (Shin Ye-eun) and Lee Soo (Ong Seong-wu of Wanna One) visit this café during their exploration of Bukchon — the fifth neighborhood covered in their book Seoul’s Stories— in episode 6 of More Than Friends/Number Of Cases (Kyeongueui Su/경우의 수) (JTBC, 2020). Lee Soo suggests the theme “A feeling that you want to protect” for their book section on Bukchon and Samcheong-dong, while on the rooftop of this café .
Cafe Alley Forest [카페골목숲] is a 4-storey café located on Samcheong-ro in Seoul’s neighborhood Samcheong [Samcheong-dong/삼청동] in the Jongno District [Jongno-gu/종로구]. The first floor is where you order, the 2nd and 3rd floor have interior seating and the 4th floor comes with a tiny roof top terrace.
86-3 Samcheong-ro, Samcheong-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
서울특별시 종로구 삼청로 86-3
Geolocation: 37.583222, 126.982062
Anguk Station [안국역], Seoul Subway Line 3, Exit 1
(15 min. walk)
— submitted by Marion KDL