R Bar on 8th & Irolo


Address: 3331 W 8th St
Phone Number: 213-387-7227

R BAR (“Our Bar”) is located inside the black building on the northwest corner of 8th & Irolo.


Denny’s – Vermont

Address: 635 S Vermont Ave
Phone Number: (213) 386-3427

American diner chain located on Vermont, just north of Wilshire. The lot was sold to developers in April 2015 at a price of approximately $ 11,500,000.

The other Denny’s in Koreatown is located on Wilshire & Oxford, a block east of Western.

World-8 Game Shop

Address: 526 S Occidental Blvd
Phone Number: (213) 361-2502

Current location: 1057 South Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90006

Phone number: (213) 361-2502

Hello Restaurant – Closed

Address: 607 S Western Ave
Phone Number: (213) 251-1062

As of June 2019, the Baby Blues restaurant is scheduled to take over the space.

Hourglass in Los Angeles

Hourglass – Closed

Address: 4001 W 6th St
Phone Number: NA

As of 2019, the building was being demolished.

Ca’ Brea – Closed

Address: 3900 Wilshire Blvd
Phone Number: (323) 938-2863

Formerly high-end Italian restaurant Ca’ Brea that was on La Brea Avenue in the upscale Miracle Mile area is now on Wilshire Boulevard near the western border of Koreatown in that infamously seedy spot under the Ramada Hotel.

Hair Day

Hair Day @ the Solair – Moved

Address: 3785 Wilshire Blvd
Phone Number: 213-380-9123

Korean-owned hair salon that had been on the second floor of the Solair Building across from the Wiltern Theatre

UDPATE: No longer at the Solair Building.

New address: 555 S Western Ave, Ste 205
Los Angeles, CA 90020

Same phone number. 머리하는 날

In 2010, the Los Angeles City Council formally declared Koreatown's borders as Western Avenue, Olympic Boulevard, Vermont Avenue, and 3rd Street, with a business corridor on Western from 3rd to Rosewood Avenue.