The Korean drama series, Café Minamdang, is now four weeks old, and eight episodes of the show have been released on Netflix. I have been following the series ever since it began streaming on the giant platform.

Also Read: Café Minamdang Episode 5 and 6 Review

Seo-In-guk and Oh-Yeon-seo starrer show is almost through its halfway mark, which makes it necessary to ascertain if Café Minamdang is able to maintain the flow.

Here’s a combined review summary of this week’s dual episodes preceding the individual reviews.

Café Minamdang Episode 7 and 8 Review Summary

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Episode 7 and 8 of Café Minamdang should be appreciated for their well-paced screenplay. They effervescently carry forward the story and give you an enthralling experience. Moreover, the chemistry between Seo-In-guk and Oh-Yeon-seo further mesmerizes the audience.

Café Minamdang Episode 7 Review

Here’s a review of the seventh episode of this Netflix K-drama.

Café Minamdang Episode 7 Synopsis

In the quest to find Gopuri, Nam Han-jum acquires a DNA sample and hands it over to Han Jae-hui. Both of them individually search for the person behind the murder of the girl found inside a sewer.

Also Read: Café Minamdang Episode 3 and 4 Review

What Works for Café Minamdang Episode 7?

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Like most of the episodes, this one is also fast-paced and never loses its sheen with regard to the narration. As the story moves forward, things get increasingly exciting. Café Minamdang’s 7th episode is not lousy or dreary, and you can rest assured of a riveting experience.


As I mentioned in the previous point, Café Minamdang is progressing enthrallingly. In consonance with the art of Korean storytelling, this series regularly brings in new elements to strengthen the plot. Together, all these factors are elevating Café Minamdang’s level of excitement.

The seventh episode has enough stimulating moments and punches, evoking keenness among the viewers. Despite starting on an emotional note, the episode flawlessly manages to delve into the zone of ecstasy.


Probably, entertainment is a factor that is consistent in both of this week’s episodes. You will get to smile and laugh at several moments in episode 7 of Café Minamdang. There is not much direct humor; however, it has situational comedy in ample quantity.

What Doesn’t Work for Café Minamdang Episode 7?

Episode 7 of Café Minamdang does not have anything that entirely fails to deliver.

Also Read: Café Minamdang Episode 2 Review

Café Minamdang Episode 8 Review

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Having had a word about episode 7, let’s move toward the next episode of Café Minamdang and discuss its strengths and weaknesses.

Café Minamdang Episode 8 Synopsis

Mysteries evolve further in this episode of Café Minamdang. New evidence in the murder of the girl unfurls shocking revelations and gives a common goal to Nam Han-jum and Han Jae-hui. Both of them independently stitch plans to catch the real culprits.

What Works for Café Minamdang Episode 8?


Entertainment still holds the fort in Café Minamdang. The K-drama streaming on Netflix consistently finds ways to tickle your funny bones. Interestingly, while the first six episodes were about puns and punches, episode 7 and 8 rely more on situational comedy.


After almost three episodes, Nam Han-jum and Han Jae-hui finally spend some alone time on the screen. Their majestic chemistry has been a talking point since the beginning of Café Minamdang. In the eighth episode of this K-drama, they exchange some affable dialogues for a change.

You would love seeing Oh Yeon-seo and Seo-In-guk together, thanks to their charming personalities that sync with each other brilliantly.

Also Read: Café Minamdang Episode 1 Review

What Doesn’t Work for Café Minamdang Episode 8?

Beating Around the Bush

At times, the eighth episode of Café Minamdang seems to be fudging around one thing for a long time. Whether creating a funny scene or catching a criminal, the episode stretches beyond requirements.

The makers could have swapped the extra time with something meaningful or simply trimmed the episode to maintain precision.

Final Word

Café Minamdang Episode 7 and 8 are delightfully entertaining. Don’t skip them if you are an avid follower of K-dramas.

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