6 Romcom K-Dramas To Watch For Cute Romance & A Good Laugh

6 Romcom K-Dramas To Watch For Cute Romance & A Good Laugh

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ByWei Yin on 08 Nov 2019 Digital Editor

If fantasy and romance dramas are not really your thing, then you need to check out these romantic comedy K-dramas instead!

Have a good laugh and gush over the cute couples in these dramas to help you destress from life.

Check out our picks of six romantic comedy dramas below!

#1 Eulachacha Waikiki (Season 1)

Eulachacha Waikiki poster
Photo from JTBC

Eulachacha Waikiki is about three very different young men - a bad luck incarnate who dreams of becoming a film director, an eccentric actor who performs to make a living and a freelancer writer who fiddles around doing nothing most of the time.

The three of them open a guesthouse together and even though they have no clue how to run it, they are eager to earn money. 

Photo of the cast of Eulachacha Waikiki
Photo from JTBC

Joined by Dong Goo's younger sister who actually manages the household, a single mother who made an unexpected landing in the guesthouse with her baby and Dong Goo's ex-girlfriend, they all start living together.

The funniest and most ridiculous things can happen in Eulachacha Waikiki so don't be too surprised when you watch it! The many weird and unusual moments at the start of the drama was what kept the audience wanting more but as it progressed, romantic moments started coming in and all we can say is that it was cute yet funny at the same time.

If you are looking for something lighthearted with some touching moments here and there, this is one drama to check out.

#2 What's Wrong With Secretary Kim

What's Wrong With Secretary Kim poster
Photo from TVN

The series revolves around Lee Young Joon, a narcissistic vice president of a company run by his family. He has a patient and capable secretary, Kim Mi So, who has remained by his side and worked diligently for nine years.

However, Mi So decides to focus on herself and resigns from her job, causing hilarious misunderstandings to ensue. After nine years of their strictly workplace relationship, the audience were in for a ride witnessing their relationship blossom. 

Park Seo Joon and Park Min Young
Photo from Dispatch

The drama was very popular during its run as many people enjoyed watching the lead couple together. There were many comedic moments too that will give you a good laugh.

Although it is not a drama with an extremely intricate and detailed plot, it is still something romantic comedy drama lovers will enjoy!

#3 Shopping King Louie 

Shopping King Louie poster
Photo from MBC

A handsome shopaholic who is the successor of a business empire becomes homeless after suffering from amnesia. Meanwhile, a country girl who lives a life that is worlds apart from the rich and famous encounters him in Seoul.

The two characters - one who is able to buy everything he wants and the other who is kind and selfless, interact and the romance that unfolds taught viewers the value of true love and that it is not something that can be bought.

Shopping King Louie poster of main leads
Photo from MBC

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The drama is full of obstacles such as amnesia, car accidents, the difference between the rich and poor and more. However, what made the drama so enjoyable was how the main couple fought against odds to be together while still managing to keep the drama lighthearted.

The super cute romance between the main leads is also worthy of a mention.

Watch this if you want a drama that is cute and funny but also full of life lessons to learn from.

#4 Fight For My Way

Fight For My Way poster
Photo from KBS

Ko Dong Man has always dreamt of becoming a famous taekwondo athlete but now works as a contract employee in a mundane job. His childhood and longtime friend, Choi Ae Ra, aspires to become a news anchor but works at the information desk of a departmental store instead.

Their friends, Kim Joo Man and Baek Seol Hee have been dating for six years but face a new threat to their relationship.

The drama revolves around the four friends and the pursuit of their dreams despite having "third-rate" qualifications. 

Fight For My Way main leads poster
Photo from KBS

Despite having lots of romantic and highly-relatable, funny scenes, this drama will definitely tug on your heartstrings at the same time.

Did we talk about the undeniable and sizzling chemistry between the main leads? Paired with the stellar acting of the cast, this is one drama you should watch ASAP if you haven't done so.

#5 The Beauty Inside

The Beauty Inside drama poster
Photo from JTBC

Han Se Kye is a top actress who is also known as a troublemaker with many rumours surrounding her. To others, her life appears as a mystery, when in fact she is faced with a strange occurrence where she changes into a different body and new identity for one week every month.

She encounters Seo Do Jae, an executive at an airline company. He seems to have it all - perfect appearance, knowledge, and a good job but he has a secret too. He suffers from Prosopagnosia, the inability to recognise faces. However, he manages to hide this from the world by making the effort to remember people by their personalities.

The two meet and their lives begin to change.

Photo of the main leads of The Beauty Inside
Photo from JTBC

Some complained that the drama progressed too slowly but we find that it was just the right pace for the drama to get their storyline out there as it is a pretty unique plot.

It started out being funny with the many ridiculous situations the main female lead gets herself into but as it progressed, viewers realised that the drama is so much more than just a romcom!

If you are looking to start on a drama that is of the romcom genre but still meaningful at the same time, this is the one to start watching.

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Text by: GirlStyle SG


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