All in One Guitar

Address: 533 S Western Ave 90020
Phone Number: (213) 568-3073

All-in-One Guitar shop on Western Avenue. Official dealer of Wolf Guitars, Fender, Taylor, Martin, D’Angelico, Takemin… Closed on Sundays.

Viva Bargain Center

JJ Bargain Center

Address: 172 S Vermont Ave 90004
Phone Number: (213) 480-0023

JJ Bargain Center used to be known as Viva Bargain Center Vermont. It’s like a large dollar store in the North Koreatown / New Filipinotown area on Vermont Avenue, just north of Third Street.

Kim’s Home Center

Address: 2940 W Olympic Blvd 90006
Phone Number: 213-386-4882

안깎아도 싸다는 집! 김스전기 Kim’s Home Center is Koreatown’s Ikea + Bed, Bath & Beyond. Coffee grinders, rice cookers, 49-cent chopstick holders, $1500 kimchi refrigerators… Hardware stuff like small hammers… Korean cosmetics like the Tony Moly brand… Does carry onggi like ddukbaegi (earthenware cooking pots).

Midtown Crossing

Address: 4550 W Pico Blvd 90019
Phone Number: (323) 930-9011

Midtown Crossing Southwest of Koreatown proper in the neighborhood known as Mid-City.

La Belle

Address: 928 S Western Ave 90006
Phone Number: (213) 487-6788

Korean-run beauty supplies store inside Koreatown Plaza.

Usually has Japanese blotting paper, OPI Shatter nail polish, Skin79 BB Cream, Hanskin Super Magic BB Cream, KMS California and A.C. Care products.

Bobo’s @ Madang

Address: 621 S Western Ave 90005
Phone Number: 213-383-1911

Not to be confused with the defunct karaoke place located elsewhere. Bobos at the Madang mall is a shop selling bags and accessories. 중고명품가방/악세사리 Hours are roughly 11:00 am to 6:00 pm, Monday to Saturday.

Chosun Myungju Korean Traditional Dress

Address: 621 S Western Ave 90005
Phone Number: (213) 381-5878

Upscale hanbok shop on the second floor of the Madang Plaza complex. Known for being totally rude and snooty even to Koreans… If you want an expensive, elegant hanbok, you better show up looking like you can afford it or don’t even think about browsing.

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Red Carpet

Address: 3300 W 6th St 90020
Phone Number: (213) 908-7490

Red Carpet boutique on 6th Street, next to Pinkberry. 3300 West Sixth Street, #5 New stuff comes in every Monday.

Oxford Market

Address: 3525 W 8th St 90005
Phone Number: 213-251-0130

Oxford Market is in the old space of ASSI Market on 8th Street. It’s like a dollar store barely making a footprint in what is a very large space. Mostly empty shelves with a few “bargain” items like snacks, bottled drinks, and a few kitchen supplies. Usually open seven days a week, from 9:00 am. Organature / Oxford 1 Market

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.