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Mijung Ashley Kwon and Jaewoong Austin Shin

Coffee Shop Owners

Mijung Ashley Kwon and Jaewoong Austin Shin are a husband and wife duo, and the proud owners of the Coffee Montage coffee shop in Seoul. Jaewoong Austin Shin is also the main roaster at Coffee Montage, and he and his wife, together with the team of passionate baristas, create some of the best coffees in the city.

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Ken Lee

Lifestyle Blogger

23 years old Ken Lum Lee was born and raised in London, UK. A Marketing Business major and a photographer wannabe, Ken decided to leave the UK to seek more colour and seasoning in which the world can offer, hence the blog started. Initially a private journal for his family and close friends, it is now open for the public to walk alongside with him and his Korean travels. Currently residing in Gwangju, South Korea, he is now teaching English in a public school.

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Brian Dye

Lifestyle Blogger

I’m a blogger, writer, and urban explorer. I’ve been working in South Korea’s ESL field for the last ten years. My one year contract has unexpectedly turned into a journey that I’m still on and loving.

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Jane Kim

Makeup Artist

Jane Kim, also known as The Glamourist, is a makeup artist and founder of Yepeau. She was awarded the best of Wedding Hair and Makeup Award by San Francisco Magazine and Top 5 artist in the Bay Area by Brides.com. Her work has been featured in the Paper Magazine, Town and Country, The Knot, and Brides Magazine. She dreams of puppies and pizza.

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Hyejeong Jeong

Korean Travel Expert

Hyejeong works for K Pass, the ultimate Seoul city pass that helps you find your way around Seoul and gives you fantastic discounts.

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JinJoo Lee

Korean Foodie

Originally from Korea, JinJoo now lives in the United States, where she still cooks with the flavors of her home country. She’s passionate about Korean cuisine, writes about her favorite recipes, holds a PhD in Computer Science and is a proud mother and wife.

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Best Coffee in Seoul

Best Coffee Shops in Seoul

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Mijung Ashley Kwon and Jaewoong Austin Shin

Coffee Shop Owners

Coffee and breakfast in Seoul. This Seoul guide is for those of you in search of a quality caffeine fix. Together, we have selected the city's best coffee shops, roasters and bakeries. They're all independent, run by passionate coffee addicts, and serve you only real coffees made with traceable, organic beans. Most of the places in our guide serve a delicious breakfast or sweet treats and our own coffee shop, Coffee Montage, is on the list, too.

  1. Coffee Libre +Add

    Coffee Libre Yeonnam

    “Coffee Libre Yeonnam is small but cozy and has a unique ...
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  2. Namusairo +Add

    Namusairo

    “This is where you can have a beautiful cup of coffee, especially ...
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  3. Anthracite +Add

    Anthracite

    “The old factory has been transformed into a hip place. Quality ...
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    El Cafe

    “Specialty coffee and quality espresso. Here, you can enjoy great ...
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  5. Fritz +Add

    Fritz Coffee Company

    “2014 WBC Korea Barista Champion, Geunha Park, works as a barista ...
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    Hell Cafe

    “You should visit 'Hell' in Seoul. Must tries are the Hell latte ...
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    Coffee Conhas

    “Here, you have the chance to drink a multi roastery's coffee. The ...
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  8. Coffee Montage +Add

    Coffee Montage

    “Roasting factory and coffee bar in the middle of the city. We only ...
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Mijung Ashley Kwon and Jaewoong Austin Shin

Coffee Shop Owners. Mijung Ashley Kwon and Jaewoong Austin Shin are a husband and wife duo, and the proud owners of the Coffee Montage coffee shop in Seoul. Jaewoong Austin Shin is also the main roaster at Coffee Montage, and he and his wife, together with the team of passionate baristas, create some of the best coffees in the city.