Toe Bang Cafe LA

Toe Bang

Address: 3465 W 6th St
Phone Number: (213) 387-4905

A casual Korean restaurant/bar inside Chapman Plaza.

Gonjiam Korean Restaurant

Address: 4653 Beverly Blvd
Phone Number: (323) 469-4648

Korean restaurant in North Koreatown that serves bossam and budaejjigae

House of Chigae

Address: 3077 W 8th St
Phone Number: (213) 388-8681

“The Chigae” is in the space formerly occupied by LA Family House. Jjigae is the Korean word for “stews” and that is what this Korean restaurant’s specialty is. Menu include spicy chicken stew and budaejjigae. “House of The Chigae” also has kimchi pancakes on its menu. 더찌개 (식당-한식)

Chunju Han-il Kwan

Address: 3450 W 6th St
Phone Number: (213) 480-1799

Chunju Han-il Kwan is a Korean restaurant famous for its budae jjigae, banchan (side dishes), purple rice, and kimchi pancake. Budaejjigae (“army stew”) is minimum two orders = $28.50. The Chinese has termed this dish 部队锅. What is it? Basically a stew of leftover cold cuts. Please note that the price is subject to change! Open seven days a week, 11:00 am – 10:00 pm. Suite 106.

Book Sea Tong

Address: 755 S Vermont Ave
Phone Number: (213) 385-3369

Book Sea Tong / Bookseatong / Buksetong This restaurant’s name is pronounced “Book Seh Tong” — serves Korean BBQ and “military base stew” called Bude Jjigae. Korean and very basic English spoken by staff. 북새통 (식당-한식) Closes by 10 pm even on Friday nights.

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.