Galleria Market on Vermont

Address: 440 S Vermont Ave
Phone Number: (213) 427-6266

January 2017: Melty Kiss brand of Chocolates on sale $1.99 a box

Hmart Asian Grocery Store

H Mart

Address: 621 S Western Ave
Phone Number: (213) 235-9560

H-Mart Korean Supermarket in the basement of the Madang Mall on the northwest corner of Western Avenue and Wilshire Boulevard.

Asian grocery and food items such as snacks, tofu, noodles, kimchi, candy, bottled water, and ice cream.

December 2018: free 2019 calendars after checkout

Sale on mandarin oranges, Oh Yes! chocolate-coated mini-cakes, sealed packs of Chinese chestnuts

Hannam Chain: Korean Supermarket

Hannam Chain Supermarket

Address: 2740 W Olympic Blvd
Phone Number: (213) 382-2922

Hannam is an old Korean supermarket known for discounted produce, meats, and liquor like soju. It’s a good place to buy snacks made in Korea. They also carry a few Japanese items. There is an eatery inside called Yanusa. The sign outside that says “Market World” in English. Open seven days a week, from 7:00 am to 12:00 midnight. Pro tip: Try not to shop here on Sunday, when the free-parking lot is madness and the cramped aisles inside are jammed full of shopping carts.

HK Market: Western Avenue

HK MARKET

Address: 124 N Western Ave
Phone Number: 323-461-2580

Han Kook is a large Korean supermarket with a notable wall of graffiti on Western Avenue, just south of Beverly Boulevard. Update: The popular wall of graffiti on one side of HK Super was removed in 2014. 한국 (Hangook) means Korea and 슈퍼 (Syoo-poh) is Korean for super, which is short for supermarket. Japanese snacks, fresh seafood, packaged banchan (Korean side dishes), American staples at a high markup, Latino products, fruits, and vegetables. Also inside HK Super: Cake House HK Fried Chicken Wool Um Ma The sign in front says the supermarket is open 7 AM to 12 PM, but they mean 12 AM, as in midnight.

Zion Market

Address: 3500 W 6th St
Phone Number: (213) 351-9900

Zion Market is a relatively new but cramped Korean supermarket on the ground floor of the City Center mall on 6th Street. It is open seven days a week from 8:00 am to 12:00 midnight. This is a convenient place to buy fresh fruit, Korean snacks, live seafood, fresh produce, beer, and prepared food to go, such as kimbap. Zion Market has other branches in Buena Park, San Diego, Irvine and Cerritos.

Deshi Restaurant & Grocery

Address: 3723 W 3rd St
Phone Number: (213) 389-9644

100% Halal Food to Eat-In or Take-Out.

Has freshly prepared hot dishes, as well as grocery items and fresh produce like okra.

Galleria Market on Olympic

Address: 3250 W Olympic Blvd
Phone Number: (323) 733-3800

The Galleria Market on Olympic & Western is a clean and extensive supermarket with an emphasis on Korean products, including freshly prepared banchan (side dishes) and Korean ingredients packed and ready to combine for meals. Produce section with fruits and vegetables. Fish & Seafood.

Plaza Market on Western

Address: 928 S Western Ave
Phone Number: (213) 385-1100

Carries Japanese, American, European and Latin American products. Also has a deli section featuring banchan (side dishes) to go. Produce department includes organic fruits and vegetables. Fish, meats, shellfish, eggs and jars of kimchi are stocked. Located inside Koreatown Plaza by the parking garage downstairs.

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.