Chairman Jang Dae-hee (Yoo Jae-myung) invites Jo Yi-seo (Kim Da-mi) for dinner at this restaurant in episode 9 of Itaewon Class (이태원 클라쓰) (JTBC, 2020) and asks her to join Jangga Co.
Park Yoo-sik (Kang Ki-young) comes to this restaurant in episode 11 of Why Secretary Kim/What’s Wrong With Secretary Kim (김비서가 왜 그럴까) (tvN, 2018) alone on his ex-wife’s birthday and remembers the good times they had here as a couple. When his ex-wife, Seo-jin (Seo Hyo-rim) also comes to the restaurant but in company with a man, he gets angry at her until she sets him straight telling him that the man in question is her cousin.
Jung Hae-ra’s (Shin Se-kyung) former best friend Kim Young-mi (Shin So-yul) ask her to come over to have dinner at this restaurant in episode 19 of Black Knight: The Man Who Guards Me (흑기사) (KBS2, 2017-18). A little later Sharon (Seo Ji-hye) joins them and both Young-mi and her affront each other while Hae-ra can’t understand what is going down in front of her.
This restaurant was also featured in My Love from Another Star/My Love From The Star/You Who Came From the Stars (별에서 온 그대) (SBS, 2013-14); King of Ambition/King of the Beast/Yawang/Queen of the Night (야왕) (SBS, 2013); Incarnation of Money (돈의 화신) (SBS, 2013).
Seogang 8-kyoung [서강8경] or Seogang 8-gyeong or Seogang8Kyoung is a restaurant that is located in Seoul’s neighborhood of Sangsu [Sangsu-dong/상수동], in the Mapo District [Mapo-gu/마포구] and faces Seogang Bridge [서강대교] — most likely where it derived its name from. It sits just vis-à-vis the restaurant Gortz.
128 Tojeong-ro, Sangsu-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul
서울 마포구 토정로 128 8층
Geolocation: 37.544923, 126.925348
Sangsu Station [상수역], Seoul Subway Line 6, Exit 3
(8 min. walk)
— submitted by Marion KDL