Hanok Coffee Shops in Seoul: Yeon
Yeon is a popular hanok café in Samcheong-dong. It is housed in a hanok building that has retained its original structure through its renovation. In the big room, there is a world map on the wall. You will also find travel guidebooks throughout the establishment. Yeon offers a variety of traditional Korean teas and snacks, but you can also order coffee, Indian chai tea and lassi, and Thai banana pancakes, which give the place an international feel. Also on the menu are cocktails, beer, other types of alcoholic drinks, and appetizers. At Yeon, you will not only experience the elegance of Korean tradition but the elegance of the world's ethnic foods as well.
Address: 84-3, Samcheong-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul
Operating hours: 12:00–23:00 (closed on Seollal Day and Chuseok Day)
Directions: Anguk Station (Seoul Subway Line 3), Exit 1.
Walk straight from the exit and turn right onto Samcheong-ro.
Follow it about 550 m and veer right.
Inquiries: +82-2-734-3009 (Korean, English)
1330 Korea Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)