Lee Jung-hoon (Kim Dong-wook), Yeo Ha-jin (Moon Ga-young) and Jung-hoon’s mother have a meal together here in episode 12 (full episode 6) of Find Me in Your Memory (그 남자의 기억법) (MBC, 2020). In final episode 32 (full episode 16), the couple return here to meet Jung-hoon’s father over a meal.
Lee Kang-woo (Ahn Jae-hyeon) and Lee Min-hyeok (Gu Won) come to this restaurant after their family dinner to catch up in episode 1 of Love With Flaws (하자있는 인간들) (MBC, 2019-20). While doing so, Joo Seo-yeon (Oh Yeon-seo) also comes here in search for a student that worked part-time here. In episode 4 (full episode 2), Park Hyun-Soo (Heo Jeong-Min) invites Kim Mi-kyung (Kim Seul-gi) over to this restaurant for dinner; insisting she brings a girlfriend along. She convinces Joo Seo-yeon (Oh Yeon-seo) to come with her and to their surprise Kang-woo also joins into the meeting. He tries to make Seo-yeon fall for him and asks her out only to get a no for an answer.
Seo Do-hyun (Jung Jin-young) and Han Song-yi (Jung Chae-yeon) come here for a date in episode 9 of My First First Love/Because It’s My First Love (첫사랑은 처음이라서) (Netflix, 2019). They first come up here to admire the view (which includes Jongno Tower), but Do-hyun suggests staying on, despite Song-yi’s protests at how expensive it is. As Song-yi happily tucks into an apple-inspired dessert, Do-hyun tells her that — though wishful thinking — he wants to make enough money to help her buy back her father’s hanok house.
Seo E-do (Shin Sung-rok) and Min Ye-rin (Go Won-hee) eat dinner at this restaurant in episode 3 of Perfume/Peopyoom (퍼퓸) (KBS2, 2019) as this is the only restaurant that cooks well enough for sensitive E-do. It is also here that Ye-rin proposes to become his live-in cook.
Han Seo-jin (Yum Jung-ah) and teacher Kim Joo-young (Kim Seo-hyung) meet up here for lunch in episode 6 of SKY Castle (SKY 캐슬) (JTBC, 2018-19)
Faro Grand [파로그랜드] is a restaurant that serves Chinese and Japanese cuisines, with a specialty in seafood. It is located on the 36th Floor of the Mirae Asset Center 1 [미래에셋센터원빌딩] in Seoul’s neighborhood Suha [Suha-dong/수하동] in the Jung District [Jung-gu/중구]. Jangtong Bridge that crosses Cheonggyecheon Stream [청계천] leads to this restaurant.
36F, 26 Eulji-ro 5-gil, Suha-dong, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
서울특별시 중구 을지로5길 26
Geolocation: 37.567435, 126.985157
Euljiro 1-ga Station [을지로입구역], Seoul Subway Line 2, Exit 3
(5 min. walk)
— submitted by Marion KDL
— My First First Love, Find Me In Your Memory added by Mich KDL