Kim Hae-kyung (Song Seung-heon) has a client meeting at this restaurant –which appears as restaurant ‘Moon River’– in episode 5 (full episode 3) of Dinner Mate/Would You Like To Have Dinner Together (저녁 같이 드실래요) (MBC, 2020). Little does he know that it is his ex-girlfriend, Jin No-eul (Son Na-eun) who had made a booking under a pseudonym, in order for them to get back together. At the same time, Woo Do-hee (Seo Ji-hye) arrives at this place looking for Hae-kyung but leaves without tracking him down.
It is at this café that Ma Dong-chan (Ji Chang-wook) and Na Ha-young (Yoon Se-ah) meet again for the first time in 20 years in episode 3 of Melting Me Softly/Let Me Melt (날 녹여주오) (tvN, 2019).
Also seen in episode 9 of Itaewon Class (이태원 클라쓰) (JTBC, 2020); Gangnam Scandal/Kangnam Scandal (Gangnam Seukaendeul/강남 스캔들) (2018-19).
MV Filmed Here
— GEUNSU (근수): ‘Money (돈)’ (2019)
Lapland [라플란드] is an Italian restaurant that also offers baked goods. Opened in 2018 and located at Dolgot-gil [돌곶이길] in Paju’s neighborhood Seopae [Seopae-dong/서패동] —under its administrative neighborhood Gyoha [Gyoha-dong/교하동]—, it is the next-door neighbor to Cafe Ainos [아이노스] and a 10 min. walk away to/from Mediterium [메디테리움].
178-3 Dolgot-gil, Seopae-dong, Paju-si, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
경기도 파주시 돌곶이길 178-3
Geolocation: 37.712146, 126.691733
Daehwa Station [대화역], Seoul Subway Line 3, Exit 4 or 5
(Best to take bus no. 200 for about 40 min, or a taxi from here)
— submitted by Marion KDL
— Itaewon Class added by Thom Musni