Izakaya Minami [미나미 이자카야]

My First First Love (2019); The Wind Blows (2019); Wok of Love (2018); Eulachacha Waikiki (2018); Jugglers (2017-18); The Best Hit (2017); Father, I'll Take Care of You (2016-17); Kill Me, Heal Me (2015); Heart to Heart (2015); The Time We Were Not In Love (2015)

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.

Also seen in Kill Me, Heal Me (킬미, 힐미) (MBC, 2015).

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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
서울 마포구 월드컵북로48길 8
(서울 마포구 상암동 34-34)
Geolocation: 37.576604, 126.894304

Getting Here
Digital Media City Station [디지털미디어시티역], Seoul Subway Line 6, Exit 9

— submitted by Marion KDL
Jugglers, My First First Love added by Mich KDL
The Time We Were Not In Love added by Ola

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  1. Add Drama

    I think this is the bar where the two main character from The Time We Were Not In Love often go.

    1. Hi there! Yes, you’re right! I just added the drama to the main description. Many thanks for sharing this. 🙂

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