OWL Magazine Korea

Seoul Gwanghwamun “Dunkin’ Donuts Gyeongbokgung Forest Hospital Branch”

Dunkin’ Donuts is one of the coffee chain brands from the United States and at one point operated as one of the largest donut chain companies in the world. It has over 11,300 stores in 36 countries, with 3,200 of them located overseas.

The company name is derived from a combination of the slang expression “Dunkin'” which means “to dip in coffee” and the American spelling of “Doughnut.”

You can find Dunkin’ Donuts all over South Korea, including the Gwanghwamun area in Seoul. In the Gwanghwamun area, you can find it near Gyeongbokgung Station on the first floor of the “Gyeongbokgung Forest Hospital Branch.”

“Gwanghwamun Dunkin’ Donuts: Gyeongbokgung Forest Hospital Branch”

The Dunkin’ Donuts near Gwanghwamun is located on the first floor of a clean and spacious building. It’s quite a sizable establishment, making it a comfortable place to enjoy a donut and a cup of coffee.

The ample space also makes it a great spot to indulge in dessert after a meal. The interior colors of Dunkin’ Donuts are quite vibrant, predominantly using primary colors, leaving a memorable impression. The store is well-maintained and this vivid color scheme likely contributes to Dunkin’ Donuts’ strong and memorable image.

“Dunkin’ Donuts X Pokémon”

For a while, Pokémon-themed bread gained significant popularity, and Dunkin’ Donuts also collaborated with Pokémon. You can find bread related to Pokémon at Dunkin’ Donuts, including Pikachu bread and Gattai. If you’re a fan of Pokémon, you might find yourself drawn to these offerings.

The Dunkin’ Donuts located in the Gwanghwamun area is a convenient place to grab a coffee and a donut for a quick snack.

“Dunkin’ Donuts: Gyeongbokgung Forest Hospital Branch”

  • Address: 33 Saemunan-ro 5-gagil, Hanul Building, Jongno-gu, Seoul, 03170
  • Phone: 02-6953-4447