Oh Seong-yeong (Han Ji-eun) gets drunk at this restaurant in episode 1 of Lovestruck in the City (도시남녀의 사랑법) — Series 1: City Couple’s Way of Love (KakaoTV/Netflix, 2020-21).
Won Hae-hyo (Byeon Woo-seok) brings Sa Hye-joon’s (Park Bo-gum) ex-girlfriend Jung Ji-a (Seol In-a) to this restaurant in episode 8 of Record of Youth/The Moment/Youth Record (청춘기록) (tvN, 2020); trying to avoid her joining an evening dinner where Ahn Jeong-Ha (Park So-dam) is also present.
Yoon Tae-oh (Ji Soo) and Han Song-yi (Jung Chae-yeon) come here for a drink and heart-to-heart talk after he returns from Jebu Island, in episode 15 of My First First Love/Because It’s My First Love (첫사랑은 처음이라서) (Netflix, 2019).
It is at this restaurant that Bryan Jung (Kim Sung-cheol) tries to convince his co-worker to rehire Son Ye-rim (Kim Ga-eun) in episode 9 of The Wind Blows (바람이 분다) (JTBC, 2019).
In episode 12 of Heart Surgeons / Two Lives One Heart (흉부외과: 심장을 훔친 의사들) (SBS, 2018), An Ji-na (Kim Ye-won) thanks back how she celebrated the end of their internship will her colleagues.
Seo Poong (Lee Joon-Ho) and Dan Sae-Woo (Jung Ryeo-Won) come here for dinner in episode 26 of Wok of Love/Greasy Melo (기름진 멜로) (SBS, 2018) and she asks him to date in secret.
Lee Joon-Ki (Lee Yi-Kyung) and Kang Seo-Jin (Go Won-Hee) get drunk here in episode 9/10 of Eulachacha Waikiki/Laughter in Waikiki/Welcome to Waikiki (으라차차 와이키키) (JTBC, 2018) which ends up with her kissing him.
Bo-na (Cha Joo-young) invites Yoon-i (Baek Jin-hee) out for a drink after work at this place in episode 15 of Jugglers (저글러스) (KBS2, 2017-2018). After their heart-to-heart, Yoon-i calls on Kyung-rye (Jung Hye-in) to keep a tearful Bo-na company after she takes her leave.
Lee Ji-Hoon (Kim Min-Jae) has a drink here with his adoptive dad Lee Gwang-Jae (Cha Tae-Hyun) in episode 16 of The Best Hit (최고의 한방) (KBS2, 2017). Gwang-jae tells Ji-hoon to pursue his dream and not to repeat the same mistake he did; reason enough for xx to dash out of the restaurant in order to confess his feeling to Choi Woo-Seung (Lee Se-Young).
Han Sung-Joon (Lee Tae-Hwan) comes here with his adoptive father Han Hyung-Sub (Kim Chang-Wan) for a heart to heart to in episode 29 of Father I’ll Take Care of You ( 아버님 제가 모실게요) (MBC, 2016-17).
In Heart to Heart (하트 투 하트) (tvN, 2015), this restaurant belongs to a friend of Jang Doo-Soo (Lee Jae-Yoon) and he comes here with Cha Hong-Do (Choi Gang-Hee) when it is closed in episode 7 (a favor by his friend) so that she can feel comfortable. He is back here alone in episode 9 complaining about his love life to his owner friend.
In The Time We Were Not In Love/The Time That I Loved You/The Time I’ve Loved You (너를 사랑한 시간) (SBS, 2015), Oh Ha-na (Ha Ji-Won) and Choi Won (Lee Jin-wook) often meet up here as in episode 3 for instance.
Izakaya Minami [미나미 or 미나미 이자카야] is a restaurant located in a building’s basement in Seoul’s neighborhood Sangam [Sangam-dong/상암동] in the Mapo District [Mapo-gu/마포구].
8 Worldcupbuk-ro 48-gil, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
서울특별시 마포구 월드컵북로48길 8
Geolocation: 37.576604, 126.894304
Digital Media City Station [디지털미디어시티역], Seoul Subway Line 6, Exit 9
— submitted by Marion KDL
— Jugglers, My First First Love, Bad Love added by Mich KDL
— The Time We Were Not In Love added by Ola