Brown Derby Plaza

Opened in 1926, the original restaurant at 3427 Wilshire Boulevard remains the most famous due to its distinctive shape. Whimsical architecture was popular at the time, and the restaurant was designed to catch the eye of passing motorists. It is said that the shape of the hat worn by New York governor and 1928 Democratic […]

Boiling Crab

Located at the Brown Derby Plaza, Suite #115 Opened on MLK Monday (January 17, 2011) at 3:00 pm. Has numerous flat-screen TVs. You can write graffiti on the walls. “Make a cow happy. Eat seafood” — crabs, lobster, shrimp, oysters, crawfish Be prepared to wait longer than two hours before being seated.

Koko’s Pizza & Chicken

Rebranding of “Love Letter Pizza & Chicken” in the Brown Derby Plaza. Similar menu includes sweet-potato-crust pizza, sweet-potatoe fries, and Korean-style chicken. Beer & Wine.

Café Home

On the ground floor of Brown Derby Plaza on Wilshire and Alexandria Patbingsu (red-bean ice bowl) with fruit or coffee $5.50 Taro Milk Tea Buble Tea, Honeydew Bubble Tea $3.70 Green Apple Slush, Strawberry Slush $3.70 * has board games, Dole Whip, popcorn, makkoli, imported beers Open seven days a week, 11:00 am – 12:00 […]

Wako Donkasu – Wilshire

The other Wako Donkasu location is on Olympic. Known for handing out bowls in which customers crush sesame seeds for the tonkatsu sauce. Open from 12 noon to 9pm seven days a week.


‘벌꿀 아이스크림’ 전문점 ice-cream at the Brown Derby Plaza Open Monday to Sunday from noon to 11:00 pm.

JjukkuJjukku Korean BBQ Restaurant

Jjukku Jjukku Korean BBQ

Jjukkujjukku is a Korean BBQ restaurant that opened in 2014 in the old space of 105 Pocha at the Brown Derby Plaza on Wilshire & Alexandria. The name Jjukku Jjukku (쭈꾸쭈꾸) is from jjukkumi, a small octopus that is grilled with spicy sauce. It is often eaten in the spring, while the regular-sized octopus are […]

YEO WOO BI – Closed

Nampodong (Nam Po Dong) Yeowoobi (Yeo woo bi) / Yeowubi (Yeo wu bi) Yuwoodi / The Red Door / Jumak Sheeri Disconnected phone number: (213) 480-1223 Date Closed: January 09 – 14, 2013 Reason for Closure: Vermin Harborage, Vermin infestation

Chill Factor – Closed

Taiwanese shave ice (flavored ice), Hawaiian shave ice (syrups imported from Hawaii), Dole Whip (the same whip that is served at Disneyland), and ice cream. Unlimited toppings and syrups for $4.50 for small and $5.50 for large. Opened in late 2012 in the Brown Derby Plaza, by The Boiling Crab. Closed in September 2013. Disconnected […]

Hangover AYCD – Closed

UPDATE: Closed as of August 2013. Opened in the summer of 2012 at the Brown Derby Plaza. All-You-Can-Drink Draft Beer A. Hite, PBR, Coors Light $14.99 B. Hite, PBR, Coors Light, Kirin, BlueMoon, Newcastle $18.99 C. Hite, PBR, Coors Light, Kirin, Soju, Korean Rice Wine $21.99 Per Person / Time Limited 4 Hours For AYCD […]