Hodori Restaurant in L.A.

Hodori Restaurant

Address: 1001 S Vermont Ave 90006
Phone Number: (213) 383-3554

An iconic Korean restaurant on the southwest corner of Olympic & Vermont, known for being open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year… even Christmas Day.

Nakwon Restaurant

Address: 1001 S Vermont Ave 90006
Phone Number: (213) 388-8889

Nak Won House is a Korean restaurant known for being open 24 hours everyday. It is right next to Hodori, a similar eatery also open 24 hours. The Next Iron Chef (Food Network) filmed at Nakwon for Season 2’s Episode 3, which first aired on October 18, 2009. The Korean dish featured was DolSot Bibimbap, and had Nate Appleman (Executive Chef and partner, Pulino’s Bar and Pizzeria, New York City) and Seamus Mullen (Executive Chef and partner, Boqueria Flatiron and Boqueria Soho, New York City) competing. Appleman won. BREAKFAST SPECIALS as of January 2013 From 6:00 to 11:00 AM, $4.99 Seolleongtang, Haejangguk, Ddeok-mandu-guk LUNCH SPECIALS, 11 AM – 3 PM, $5.99 Dwenjang-jjigae, Mul Naengmyeon, Ddeokbbokki, Soon-dubu, Ddeok-mandu, Curry Rice 10% […]

O.B. Bear

Address: 3002 W 7th St 90005
Phone Number: (213) 480-4910

Korean dive bar/pub with a solid restaurant known for chicken and beers.

Has been in business for more than a decade!

Hanbat Sullungtang

Address: 4163 W 5th St 90020
Phone Number: (213) 383-9499

Small hole-in-the-wall Korean restaurant whose specialty is Seolleong-tang (ox-bone soup).


Address: 473 N Western Ave 90004
Phone Number: (323) 467-3813

Only serves parties of two or more. Loners not welcome.

Plato (플라토)

Address: 3474 W 8th St 90005
Phone Number: (213) 383-1984

Korean chicken restaurant

Dok Dok Chicken

Dok Dok Chicken

Address: 401 S Vermont Ave 90020
Phone Number: 213-351-9963


King Taco

Address: 2020 W Pico Blvd 90006
Phone Number: (213) 384-8115

King Taco #10 is a popular Mexican restaurant east of Koreatown proper in the Pico-Union district.

Odu Mak

Odu Mak

Address: S Western Ave
Phone Number: 213-628-6996


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.