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California Marketplace on 5th & Western is back in the same space formerly occupied by the iconic, historical Korean supermarket Gaju Market.
The brand-new edifice had its soft-opening on December 28, 2015.
Among the tenants at the complex are a franchise of the The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf and a branch of the Tous Les Jours bakeshop. There are two other food stalls inside, one selling kimbap, the other sushi.
The aisles are wide, and prices are noticeably higher than at other Korean supermarkets in the area.
Nature Republic beauty products are available.
Korean snacks like green-tea chocopie… Korean chips like Honey Tong Tong… Japanese snacks like Pocky sticks…
Kimchi, laver (dried seaweed), tofu, fresh produce, dried fish…
Cooked rice and prepared banchan for carryout are available from around 11:00 am.
Kitchen & laundry essentials: food scissors, rubber gloves, disposable gloves, glass containers