Daiso Los Angeles

Daiso Japan @ Madang


Address: 621 S Western Avenue, #107, Los Angeles, CA 90005
Phone: (213) 637-0336

DAISO is a popular chain of Japanese retail stores selling many items priced at $1.50 each. This branch in Koreatown is on the ground floor of the Madang Plaza. Items for sale: sun hats, cheap candy, snacks, bottled drinks…

!!! $3 black folding umbrellas that work fine!!!

Ralphs by McDonald's

Ralphs – Wilshire & Western


Address: 670 S Western Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90005
Phone: (213) 383-5058

By the Wiltern Theater on Western Avenue, south of Wilshire Boulevard. You can enter via Western or Oxford Avenue.

CVS Koreatown

CVS Pharmacy


Address: 3751 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90010
Phone: (213) 385-5030

Convenience store on the northwest corner of Wilshire & Oxford… Chase Bank ATMs are right across the street.

Seafood City: Filipino Supermarket

Seafood City: Filipino Supermarket


Address: 138 S Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90004
Phone: (213) 365-9100

Seafood City is a chain of Filipino grocery stores. This branch is located in North Koreatown / New Filipinotown on Vermont Avenue, just north of Third Street. Carries Filipino ice cream (mellorine), bottled bagoong, halo-halo ingredients, and chicharon.

Usually open Monday to Sunday, 8:00 am – 9:00 pm.

The Sweets Truck


Address: 3201 West 8th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90005

THE SWEETS TRUCK was a mobile bakeshop and gourmet coffeehouse that served not just candy, but also espresso, iced lemonade and Italian sodas.