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Go As A Fan, Not As A Critic

Coffee Prince will always have a soft spot in my heart because it is by far one of my top favorite... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
eugenia27
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Corpus Christi
Only for kdrama fan but otherwise skip this cafe!!!

2 stars for seeing the original Kdrama location place and 2 of my favorite actors' and actress... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
Mamitz
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Cupertino, California
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10 Jul 2018
“Go As A Fan, Not As A Critic”
24 Jun 2018
“Only for kdrama fan but otherwise skip this cafe!!!”
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Reviewed 11 July 2018

Coffee Prince will always have a soft spot in my heart because it is by far one of my top favorite K-dramas of all time! I became a fan of Gong Yoo because of this ^-^ Anyways, let me start off by saying it was...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank eugenia27
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

2 stars for seeing the original Kdrama location place and 2 of my favorite actors' and actress' (Gong Yoo and Yoon Eun Hye) actual signature on the walls with frames. The owner is somewhat cranky and meticulous, visitors are not allowed to take photos from...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mamitz
Reviewed 7 May 2018

If you are a Gong Yoo fun like me, you must to visit this cafe :))) The cafe is still same but we had a weird time at there. We met an old man who working for this cafe, he is so meticulous! He chose...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Ebrulee
Reviewed 23 April 2018

The coffee is very expensive and downright bland. The place is nostalgic look. With some observation, you could feel that it used to be beautiful place. But with lack of maintenance, it looks a not in top condition. If you are fan of the movie,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Chatree G
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Many of reviewers got a bad experience in here, but not me. After reading all the reviews before, i know that when in here before we take a picture, first we must order, 1 menu per person. And yes, you cannot seat in the middle...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank badaiy
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Worst coffee shop ever........ Better you go the aoitori Its located in front of the coffee prince Super delicious bread seriously

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank fra3998
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

RUDE & CONTROLLING OWNERS. We first entered the premises and the old man asked us if we were Filipino, then he went off about “one order per person, no picture” but we still went inside and ordered as he FORCED us to. // OVERPRICED coffee...More

Date of experience: October 2017
13  Thank Leanne Gabriell... Q
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Once you enter the cafe, the old man will immediately ask you for your order.... Seems that he is very strict... He will be very watchful on you especially when you moved your chairs... The coffee is good, but the cheesecake is just an ordinary...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Alvin T
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Interior is rly cosy exterior poorly maintained must order 2 things cannot go upstairs v hostile and rude shopkeeper we ordered the waffle which was TERRIBLE it felt like the shop recycled all their cardboard boxes and melted it down and added some waffle flavoring...More

Date of experience: June 2017
3  Thank charmainder13
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Really terrible. DO NOT GO THERE. When I visit there, she told me "thief" !!!!! Before enter the cafe I was looking outside. Then she came out ans said "thief" And she want me to buy a coffee. So I just ordered a coffee. Then...More

Date of experience: January 2017
3  Thank 혜정 곽
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Opening Hours Mon10:00 - 00:00 Tue10:00 - 00:00 Wed10:00 - 00:00 Thu10:00 - 00:00 Fri10:00 - 00:00 Sat10:00 - 00:00 Sun10:00 - 00:00 Closed days: National holiday :))))
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