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The Best Korean Dramas to Watch on Netflix 

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Updated May 20, 2020 225.7k votes 40.2k voters 1.1M views 110 items

Love Asian entertainment? Here are the top Korean dramas to watch on Netflix. Featuring new Korean TV shows and unforgettable all-time classics, this list of popular Kdramas includes romantic dramas, funny comedy series, and more. If you are looking for something with some romance, some drama, some long lost siblings, and rich parents, Kdramas are the right thing for you! 

Is your favorite Korean drama on Netflix right now? You'll find a long list of good dramas here from old-school classics to newly released Netflix originals. 

Korean dramas will fill in that void you feel! This list is updated regularly with all the best Korean dramas and Korean drama series on Netflix, streaming for your viewing pleasure! If we're missing a specific Kdrama, feel free to add to the list. Be sure to stay on top with all the upcoming Korean dramas here

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Crash Landing on You is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Korean Dramas to Watch on Netflix
Hyun Bin, Son Ye-jin, Kim Jung-hyun
Crash Landing on You (tvN, 2019), also known as Love's Emergency Landing, is a South Korean romantic comedy television series. While paragliding, a wealthy South Korean heiress accidentally ...more

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Black is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Korean Dramas to Watch on Netflix
Song Seung-heon, Go Ara, Lee El
Black (OCN, 2017) is a South Korean fantasy crime thriller television series. While chasing his runaway partner, a grim reaper uncovers truth about a set of unsolved murders and also falls in ...more
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Itaewon Class is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Korean Dramas to Watch on Netflix
Park Seo-joon, Kim Da-mi, Yoo Jae-myung
Itaewon Class (JTBC, 2020) is a South Korean television series based on the webtoon by Gwang Jin. Park Sae-roy (Park Seo-joon) decides to follow in his father's footsteps by opening up a ...more
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Stranger is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Korean Dramas to Watch on Netflix
Cho Seung-woo, Bae Doona, Lee Joon-hyuk
Stranger (tvN, 2017) is a South Korean crime thriller television series. An emotionless prosecutor ends up teaming with a passionate and warm-hearted female detective to uncover rampant ...more
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Oh My Ghostess is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Korean Dramas to Watch on Netflix
Jo Jung-suk, Park Bo-young, Kim Seul-gie
Oh My Ghostess (tvN, 2015), also known as Oh My Ghost, is a South Korean fantasy romantic comedy television series. When timid assistant chef gets possessed by a lustful virgin ghost, the two ...more

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#21 of 206 The Best Korean Dramas of All Time #29 of 128 The Best K-Dramas to Watch on Viki #24 of 58 The Best Romantic Comedy K-Dramas Ever

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Love Alarm is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Korean Dramas to Watch on Netflix
Kim So-hyun, Song Kang, Jung Ga-ram
Love Alarm (Netflix, 2019) is a South Korean romantic comedy television series, based on the 2014 webtoon by Chon Kye-young. In a world in which an app alerts people if someone in the vicinity ...more

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#35 of 58 The Best Romantic Comedy K-Dramas Ever #19 of 61 The Most Romantic Korean Dramas Ever #33 of 62 The Greatest TV Shows About Love & Romance

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My First First Love is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Korean Dramas to Watch on Netflix
Ji Soo, Jung Chae-yeon, Jung Jin-young
My First First Love (Netflix, 2019), also known as Because It's My First Love, is a South Korean romantic comedy television series. Due to various personal reasons, some of Yun Tae-o's friends ...more
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Cinderella and the Four ... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Korean Dramas to Watch on Netflix
sbj18 added Park So-dam, Jung Il-woo, Ahn Jae-hyun
Cinderella and the Four Knights (tvN, 2016) is a South Korean romantic comedy television series, based on the 2011 novel. A young girl living with her cruel stepmother and sister is hired by an ...more
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Life is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Korean Dramas to Watch on Netflix
Lee Dong-wook, Cho Seung-woo, Won Jin-ah
Life (JTBC, 2018) is a South Korean medical drama television series. At South Korea's premier university hospital, ideals and interests collide between a patient-focused emergency physician and ...more
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Romance Is a Bonus Book ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Korean Dramas to Watch on Netflix
Lee Na-young, Lee Jong-suk, Jung Yoo-jin
Romance Is a Bonus Book (tvN, 2019) is a South Korean romantic comedy television series. A once-popular copywriter lies about her background to get a job at a successful publishing company run ...more

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#48 of 206 The Best Korean Dramas of All Time #24 of 58 The Best Romantic Comedy K-Dramas Ever

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Boys Over Flowers is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Korean Dramas to Watch on Netflix
Ku Hye-sun, Lee Min-ho, Kim Hyun-joong
Boys Over Flowers (KBS2, 2009) is a South Korean romantic comedy television series, based on the Japanese manga series Boys Over Flowers by Yoko Kamio. Unassuming high school girl Jan-di stands ...more

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Abyss is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Korean Dramas to Watch on Netflix
Park Bo-young, Ahn Hyo-seop, Lee Sung-jae
Abyss (tvN, 2019) is a South Korean romantic comedy fantasy television series. After meeting an untimely demise in separate incidents, Cha Min and Go Se-yeon discover they've come back to life ...more
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Cain and Abel is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Korean Dramas to Watch on Netflix
Han Ji-min, So Ji-sub, Choi Yeo-jin
Cain and Abel is a 2009 South Korean television series starring So Ji-sub, Shin Hyun-joon, Han Ji-min, and Chae Jung-an. It aired on SBS from February 18 to April 23, 2009 on Wednesdays and ...more
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Vagabond is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Korean Dramas to Watch on Netflix
Vagabond Lee Seung-gi, Bae Suzy, Shin Sung-rok
Vagabond (SBS, 2019) is a South Korean spy thriller television series. Determined to find out the truth behind a mysterious plane crash that took the lives of over 200 civilians, a stuntman ...more
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My Holo Love is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Korean Dramas to Watch on Netflix
Yoon Hyun-min, Ko Sung-hee, Choi Yeo-jin
My Holo Love (Netflix, 2020), also known as I Holo You, is a South Korean romance television series. A lonely woman with a face blindness disorder develops a relationship with an AI program ...more

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#33 of 61 The Most Romantic Korean Dramas Ever #7 of 35 The Best New Korean Dramas Of 2020 #36 of 58 The Best Fantasy & Supernatural K-Dramas Ever

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Man To Man is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Korean Dramas to Watch on Netflix
sbj18 added Man to Man Park Hae-Jin, Park Sung-woong, Kim Min-jung
Man to Man (JTBC, 2017) is a South Korean action comedy television series. A longtime celebrity Yeo Woon-gwang (Park Sung-woong) suddenly has a need for a bodyguard and hires Kim Seol-woo (Park ...more
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Cheese in the Trap is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Korean Dramas to Watch on Netflix
Park Hae-jin, Kim Go-eun, Seo Kang-joon
Cheese in the Trap (tvN, 2016) is a South Korean romantic comedy television series, based on the 2010 webtoon by Soonkki. A college student balances her studies and a part-time job with a ...more

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#72 of 206 The Best Korean Dramas of All Time #17 of 128 The Best K-Dramas to Watch on Viki #9 of 58 The Best Romantic Comedy K-Dramas Ever

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A Korean Odyssey is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Korean Dramas to Watch on Netflix
Lee Seung-gi, Cha Seung-won, Oh Yeon-seo
A Korean Odyssey (tvN, 2017) is a South Korean television series and a modern spinoff of the Chinese novel Journey to the West. Looking for a true light in a dark world where evil thrives, ...more
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The Heirs is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Korean Dramas to Watch on Netflix
Lee Min-ho, Park Shin-hye, Kim Woo-bin
The Heirs (SBS, 2013), also known as The Inheritors, is a South Korean romantic comedy television series. After a chance encounter in LA, two teens from different social backgrounds reunite at ...more

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#5 of 206 The Best Korean Dramas of All Time #11 of 128 The Best K-Dramas to Watch on Viki #816 of 1,318 The Best Guilty Pleasure TV Shows

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Memories of the Alhambra... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Korean Dramas to Watch on Netflix
Hyun Bin, Park Shin-hye, Park Chan-yeol
Memories of the Alhambra (tvN, 2018) is a South Korean fantasy romance television series. A company CEO and a hostel owner get entangled in a series of mysterious incidents surrounding a new and ...more
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Hello, My Twenties! is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Korean Dramas to Watch on Netflix
Han Ye-ri, Han Seung-yeon, Park Eun-bin
Hello, My Twenties! (JTBC, 2016), also known as Age of Youth, is a South Korean coming-of-age romantic comedy television series. Five female housemates and college students at the Belle Epoque ...more
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The King: Eternal Monarc... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Korean Dramas to Watch on Netflix
Lee Min-ho, Kim Go-eun, Woo Do-hwan
The King: Eternal Monarch (SBS, 2020) is a South Korean fantasy romance television series. Korean emperor Lee Gon tries to close the doors to a parallel world which was opened by demons; a ...more
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Something in the Rain is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Korean Dramas to Watch on Netflix
Son Ye-jin, Jung Hae-in, Jang So-yeon
Something in the Rain (JTBC, 2018), also known as Pretty Sister Who Buys Me Food, is a South Korean romance drama television series. When a single career woman reunites with her best friend's ...more
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Bad Guys is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Korean Dramas to Watch on Netflix
Kim Sang-joong, Park Hae-jin, Ma Dong-seok
Bad Guys (OCN, 2014) is a South Korean action crime television series. Reinstated to eradicate the worst crimes in the city, a detective requests the release of three convicts to enlist their ...more
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The K2 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Korean Dramas to Watch on Netflix
Ji Chang-wook, Im Yoon-ah, Song Yoon-ah
The K2 (tvN, 2016) is a South Korean television series directed by Kwak Jung-hwan. Framed for the murder of his lover, a former mercenary soldier (Ji Chang-wook) is hired to become a bodyguard, ...more