5 Delicious K-Dramas About Office Romances

From simple to sexy, K-dramas deliver the best in office romances. The mundane transforms into something very tantalizing with each episode, and we laugh, cry, and feel all the feels the characters experience in their world. Sometimes, their romances are so delightful that the only word to describe them is “delicious”! Here’s a look at a number of those delicious K-dramas to watch.

“She Would Never Know”

Love confessions rule! Yoon Song Ah (Won Jin Ah) and Chae Hyun Seung (SF9‘s Rowoon) are respectively senior and junior co-workers at a popular cosmetics company. As Yoon Song Ah is training Chae Hyun Seung, he develops a crush on her, and he is determined to confess his feelings. The rookie finally musters the courage to expresses his heart to his co-worker when he discovers her boyfriend is cheating on her.

“She Would Never Know” is an amazing glimpse at pure love. Chae Hyun Seung is completely devoted to Yoon Song Ah, but he keeps his feelings to himself. As soon as he learns that she will get her heart broken, he is compelled to intervene. The office romance unfolds at a moderate pace, and you can experience all the feels the characters do. The main couple also does a great job making us believe in their growing love for one another as their new relationship starts blossoming. Viewers are given the opportunity to fantasize about a world where co-workers and new employees instantly fall in love.

Today’s Webtoon

From judo to webtoons, life drastically changes for judo athlete On Ma Eum after a career-ending injury and an upsetting match. On Ma Eum (Kim Sejeong) embarks on a journey to find a new career passion, and she finds it as a webtoon editor at a famous webtoon company, where she meets her handsome co-worker Goo Joon Young (Nam Yoon Su). The rookie editors rely on each other and start a great friendship, but their platonic bond becomes a slow-burn romance.

“Today’s Webtoon” illustrates the wholesome relationship companies wouldn’t notice between co-workers. On Ma Eum and Goo Joon Young enjoy being best friends while they allow their fondness for each other to grow over time. The two characters are fabulous examples of a mature relationship. Because they base their bond on friendship, the relationship is sure to be long-term. On Ma Eum and Goo Joon Young are so lovable, and they’re one of the best soulmates in K-dramas in recent years. They have such sweet chemistry!

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What’s Wrong With Secretary Kim

Vice-president Lee Young Joon (Park Seo Joon) is arrogant and living his best life overseeing his family’s extremely successful company. As long as his secretary Kim Mi So (Park Min Young) is by his side, everything in his life is in order. However, her shocking resignation notice forces Lee Young Joon to re-evaluate his life and feelings for Kim Mi So.

“What’s Wrong With Secretary Kim” embellishes the powerful bond between a fictional boss and a secretary. Contrary to real life, stunning characters Lee Young Joon and Kim Mi So just happen to share an unusual connection from childhood. They were both kidnapped together as children. Lee Young Joon and Kim Mi So show off a great emotional connection that only grows over time, and they don’t disappoint viewers when it comes to sexy kisses and the finest PDA. Lee Young Joon and Kim Mi So are one of the best couples!

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Strong Woman Do Bong Soon

Do Bong Soon (Park Bo Young) has superhuman strength from birth, and she catches the eye of gaming company CEO Ahn Min Hyuk (Park Hyung Sik). After a series of threats, he is searching for a strong bodyguard, and she longs to have a video game character created in her honor. Ahn Min Hyuk hires her as his bodyguard with the promise of giving her a job in his gaming company over a period of time, and sparks fly when the two start working together.

“Strong Woman Do Bong Soon” gives us an unexpected picture of office romance. Rather than two people stuck in cubicles and loaded with paperwork, Do Bong Soon has a completely different role of bodyguard for her boss. They start out their working relationship concerned for each other’s well-being, which turns into love. Do Bong Soon and Ahn Min Hyuk are the perfect couple we never saw coming! Their romantic sparks illuminate in every scene.

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How To Be Thirty

Rookie manager Lee Seung Yoo (CNBLUE’s Kang Min Hyuk) and his webtoon author Seo Ji Won (Jung In Sun) reconnect several years after high school in the workplace. They were each other’s first love, but the timing wasn’t right. Fast-forward to the present, Lee Seung Yoo and Seo Ji Won are co-workers speeding their way to a relationship. Their day one is spending the night together!

“How To Be Thirty” is all about throwing away inhibitions and boldly entering relationships. Seo Ji Won and Lee Seung Yoo had feelings for one another as teenagers, so they didn’t want to waste any more time. The pair show us an amazing example of living in the moment. They let viewers imagine what it would be like to date a manager, who just happens to be your first love. Seo Ji Won and Lee Seung Yoo’s chemistry is breathtaking, and you’ll be rooting for this couple all the way!

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Hey Soompiers, which K-drama office romance do you wish would happen in your life? Is there a K-drama character you believe is your soulmate? Let us know your thoughts in the comments below!

KMoody is a Soompi writer who is a longtime Korean drama fan. Her favorite dramas include “Boys Over Flowers,” “Dream High,” and “Love Alarm”! For more information about her personal and professional writing journey, follow her on Instagram at BTSCelebs.

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