Seoul is known for its rich coffee shop scene. The city is home to many themed cafes like 7 storey(!) Harry Potter Cafe in Hongdae and numerous BT21 / Line Friends cafes.
I have previously written about 10 cafes you should visit in Seoul. This time I offer you a list of 10 pink cafes you can find in South Korea's capital.
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1. Cafe MAMMAMIA (도산공원 카페 맘마미아) 🌺
You can find this hot pink cafe in the trendy Gangnam-gu district. The cafe serves drinks and brunch. There is also a bakery inside.
The place has outdoor seating and two floors. The upper floor consists of bright open space decorated with pretty lights, art pieces and greenery.
☕️ The prices of drinks start at 4 500 KRW for espresso and go all the way up to 8 500 KRW for fruit juices. Brunch will cost you up to 23 000 KRW per item.
You can even bring your pet with you to the garden.
📍 Address (English): 45 Apgujeong-ro 42-gil, Apgujeong-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, South Korea
📍 Address (Korean): 서울특별시 강남구 압구정동 압구정로42길 45
📸 Instagram: @mammamiadosan
2. Dore Dore (도레도레) 🍰
This three-storey cafe is famous for its cakes. You will find pink coloured walls on the second floor of the cafe.
☕️ The prices of drinks start at 4 300 KRW for espresso and go all the way up to 7 500 KRW for a melon soda. You will pay up to 9 500 KRW for a big piece of one of their signature cakes.
📍 Address (English): 40 Dosan-daero 15-gil, Sinsa-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, South Korea
📍 Address (Korean): 서울특별시 강남구 신사동 도산대로15길 40
📸 Instagram: @doredoreofficial
3. Melting Pom (멜팅폼) 🌈
Do you like unicorns, pastel colours and Pomeranians?
Meting Pom can easily be mistaken for a pastel loving girl's bedroom. And that's for a reason! The tables and chairs are here replaced with beds.
☕️ The prices for drinks and desserts start at around 4 000 KRW and go up to 7 000 KRW.
Warning, you will have to wear slippers inside so make sure your socks don't have holes in them!
This cafe is located slightly out of the city, so the best way to reach it is to take Line 1 to Hankguk University of Foreign Studies station. The cafe is located in the basement of the building.
📍 Address (English): 264-410, Imun-dong, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul
📍 Address (Korean): 서울 동대문구 천장산로7길 10-3 지하
📸 Instagram: @meltingpom
4. Style Nanda Pink Hotel Myeongdong (스타일난다 핑크풀카페) 🛍
The whole Stylenanda store in Myeongdong where this cafe is located is themed as a hotel (hence the name). The cafe is located on the fifth floor and the sixth floor is an outdoor area where you can chill on warm and non-rainy days.
The famous bathtub filled with flowers is located on the second floor (ground floor is considered the first floor in Korea).
☕️ Prices of drinks start at 5 000 KRW, cotton candy coffee will cost you 9 000 KRW and the deserts will cost you around 7 000 KRW.
📍 Address (English): 66-2 Chungmu-ro2ga, Jung-gu, Seoul
📍 Address (Korean): 서울특별시 중구 충무로2가 66-2
5. Style Nanda Pink Pool Cafe Hongdae (스타일난다 핑크풀카페) 🏊♀️
Seoul's answer to London's Sketch, Stylenanda Pink Pool Cafe Hongdae with its photogenic design and an indoor pool is an Instagrammer's dream.
The cafe is located on the 4th floor of a Stylenanda flagship store in Hongdae.
☕️ You will pay between 5 000 KRW and 8 000 KRW for a drink and dessert will cost you 4 500 KRW and upwards.
In comparison to Stylenanda Pink Hotel in Myeongdong, this one is bigger and more spacious.
📍 Address (English): 335-21 Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul
📍 Address (Korean): 서울특별시 마포구 서교동 335-21
📸 Instagram: @pinkpoolcafe
6. ORBIT cafe & guesthouse (올빛) 🏩
This is a 3 storey guest house with a cafe on the ground floor. You can even book your stay here on booking.com.
☕️ The drinks will cost you between 4 000 KRW and 6 500 KRW.
Try Fall in Aurora Iced Tea, a colour changing drink. This will cost you 6 500 KRW. You can also treat yourself to brunch and cakes.
📍 Address (English): 220-6, Donggyo-ro, Mapo-gu, Mapo-Gu, 03994 Seoul
📍 Address (Korean): 서울 마포구 동교로 220-6
📸 Instagram: @orbit_guesthouse
7. Urban Space Myeongdong (어반스페이스) 🦄
This cafe is Instagrammer’s perfect playground. The cafe is located right in the middle of shopping heaven Myeongdong.
Unleash the inner child in you by diving into a swimming pool filled up with pink and white balls, inflatable toys and giant teddy bears. Swing on a rainbow, watermelon or ice cream shaped swing and indulge yourself with a sparkly cocktail.
☕️ Their special cocktails will cost you between 10 000 KRW and 15 000 KRW. They also serve desserts and snacks starting at 6 000 KRW.
📍 Address (English): 5th floor, 23, Myeongdong 10-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul
📍 Address (Korean): 서울시 중구 명동10길 23 5층
📸 Instagram: @urbanspace_official
8. Zapangi (자판기) 🧜♀️
You have probably come across this one in your research already. One of the most popular Instagram cafes in Seoul is hiding behind its signature door designed as a pink vending machine.
Inside you will find mermaid and unicorn themed cakes in tins and pastel cream topped coffees.
You can read about my visit to Zapangi here.
☕️ Drinks will cost you between 4 500 KRW and 7 000 KRW, and the desserts start at 6 500 KRW.
📍 Address (English): 400-2 Mangwon-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul
📍 Address (Korean): 망원동 400-2 해오름 주상복합
📸 Instagram: @zapangi_official
9. Zuzus (쥬쥬스) 🥞
This place is (besides its cute interior) also popular for its fluffy pancakes.
☕️ The drinks will cost you between 4 000 KRW and 6 500 KRW. The portion of fluffy pancakes will cost you 15 000 KRW.
📍 Address (English): South Korea, Seoul, Songpa-gu, Songpa-dong, 51-3번지 1층
📍 Address (Korean): 서울특별시 송파구 송파동 51-3번지 1층
📸 Instagram: @__zuzus__
10. Fresh Herb Tea House Arriate Gangnam (아리아떼) 💐
When it comes to popular Instagrammable cafes, Arriate flower cafe takes an unofficial crown as the queen of Seoul's Cafe scene.
There is a massive flower garden hanging from the ceiling and you are also greeted with a giant flower wall as soon as you step inside. You will feel like you are hanging inside a greenhouse!
☕️ The drinks start at 3 500 KRW and a slice of cake will cost you around 6 000 KRW.
its sister cafe is located in Hongdae.
📍 Address (English): 520 Nonhyeon-ro, Yeoksam-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, South Korea
📍 Address (Korean): 서울특별시 강남구 역삼동 논현로 520
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