Alien's Day Out

October 15, 2013
by Mipa
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Tomaster in Hongdae (update: CLOSED)

UPDATE Dec 5 2013: TOMASTER IS NO LONGER IN BUSINESS. Here’s a restaurant that I’ve known about for ages and ages, but only just got to check out last week on my weekend off. Tomaster (토마스터) in Hongdae is a … Continue reading

October 12, 2013
by Mipa
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Alien’s Weekend Off, in Seoul

Last weekend and the beginning of this week, PLANT was closed so that Yona and I could get a bit of a break~ With all my energy currently focused on running the cafe/studio, I’ll admit that I don’t have much … Continue reading

June 18, 2013
by Mipa
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Fell+Cole Gastronomic Ice Cream @Hongdae (New Location!)

Yay!! Fell + Cole ice creamerie is back in its old stomping grounds, Hongdae~!! Fell + Cole is already well-loved by everyone, and some of you vegan readers might remember that I had a vegan bake sale there last year … Continue reading

May 10, 2013
by Mipa
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TaiLor Coffee & vegan cakes @ Hongdae

*UPDATE Fall 2013* ADO is not longer selling vegan cakes at TaiLor Coffee. You can now find ADO vegan bakeshop at PLANT in Itaewon. This post is way overdue~~ I’ve been meaning to blog about one of my fave cafes … Continue reading

April 10, 2013
by Mipa
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Slunch Factory @ Sangsu

There are so many new veg-friendly cafes and restaurants popping up everywhere lately! And it seems like a lot of the newest veg-friendly spots are concentrated in and around the Hongdae area. I guess this shouldn’t be much of a … Continue reading

April 1, 2013
by Mipa
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Jack’s Bean: vegetarian falafels @ Hongdae

There’s a new vegetarian falafel restaurant called Jack’s Bean that opened up in the Hongdae neighborhood near the end of last year. There are a lot of awesome middle-eastern restaurants in the Itaewon area, but not a whole lot around … Continue reading

March 21, 2013
by Mipa
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Balance & Random Eats

I’m having one of those super chill, yet also productive days and I’m loving it. I went to the gym, finished frosting a cake for delivery, had my boiler fixed, and now I came to my fave neighborhood cafe to … Continue reading

January 8, 2013
by Mipa
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Coffee Libre!

In Seoul, there is no shortage of coffee shops. Infact, Seoul is probably oversaturated with big chain establishments and also small neighborhood cafes at every alley and street corner. With so much competition, the turnover rate is high and unless … Continue reading

October 22, 2012
by Mipa
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Tom’s Cat Cafe in Hongdae

Ever have one of those days where you just want to pet some cats? I love Bunny, but sometimes I want to hug a different animal. And that’s where cat cafes come in. I haven’t been to too many cat … Continue reading

October 11, 2012
by Mipa
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Veggie Holic Bakery (new location)

Remember Veggie Holic bakery (old post here and here)? Well, a few months ago, they relaunched at a new location and I finally got to check out their brand new sparkly space. I was hoping they would move to a … Continue reading