If this deployment to South Korea is your first time, you probably surprised by the quantity of café around Korea. Coffee shops in South Korea are located every corner of every block. In addition, you can enjoy coffee and other drink at home because you can get them to deliver to your doorstep using convenient Korean apps. Cafes in South Korea’s business hours are longer than any other country in the world. It seems like caffeine has no effect on citizens in Korea.
You can easily find a café road if you visit famous towns. Songtan Entertainment District (SED) also has pretty cafés. In this article, I will introduce you top 5 cafés by Osan AB main gate. Follow me!!
The Best Price near the Osan Air Base
The title is already telling what you can expect from this café. This small café is located 2mins from the Blue Opera restaurant on SED. They have a small take out booth and also have tables that you can drink indoor. As the name of the café, the interior is very cozy and warm. The owner is still young, so he communicates with customers as well. The best part of this coffee shop is the price. One cup of ice Americano is 2,500won (about $2.00) and the large size of the premium latte is 4.500won ($4.00). They also offer 1-liter ice Americano for only 4,500won.
If you go inside the café, you can buy fresh-baked dessert as well. Desserts are different every day, so you have to request if you want to eat your favorite dessert.
This coffee shop is named the top 5 best interior designed café in the Songtan area. The owner of this café is also an interior designer, so you can find his unique ideas everywhere in this café. The location is about 4mins from the Osan Airbase walking gate. The café is separated into two floors. If you wish to go to the upper floor, you have come out from the first floor and have to use stairs next to the main entrance. The owner makes amazing grapefruit-Ade, so please try if you have a chance to visit this place.
Most of the visitors to Counting Star comes for their delicious baked goods and various selections of drinks. If you want to taste their famous butter scone, you have to be there early in the morning. This place also offers a few different types of cupcakes and cookies. The pastry chef of this place also has a license for a barista, so if you try dessert & drink of her recommendation, you won’t regret it. The price range for drinks is $3~$6 and bake goods are $1.50~ $4.
Business Hour: 7:30 AM – 8 PM (Monday – Friday) 11 AM – 8 PM (Saturday)
Ediya is one of the most famous franchise coffee shops in South Korea. Since this place is a franchise, the price of coffee is very reasonable compare to other small coffee shops. The location of the café is right next to Nonghyep Bank, so it is hard to miss it. They open fairly earlier than another coffee shop around SED, so it is a good place to start your day of work.
Business Hour: 8:30 AM – 11 PM (Monday – Friday) 9 AM – 11 PM (Saturday)
The most important thing in the café is the taste of a cup of coffee. When you walk into this coffee shop, the Barista Jongduk Stone will welcome you with a big smile. He is retired from his old job and opened his dream coffee shop here in Songtan. He is very proud of his skill to make coffee and you will agree with him when you taste one sip of his coffee. If you have a chance to visit SED, please visit Coffee Mall.
Business Hour: 10:30AM - 12AM (Close second Tuesday)
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