Bak Kung Restaurant on Vermont

Bakkung 2 Korean BBQ

Address: 233 S Vermont Ave
Phone Number: (213) 385-1500

Second location of the Korean charcoal BBQ restaurant Bak Kung that’s been going strong on Olympic.

As of August 2016, their menu includes $15.99 and $20.99 and $29.99 all-you-can-eat options. Lunch also often has an $11.99 option.

Prices are subject to change!

Hours Open: Most days, 11:00 am – 12:00 midnight.

Bud Namu Charcoal BBQ

Bud Namu Korean BBQ

Address: 809 S Ardmore Ave
Phone Number: (213) 385-9292

Bud Namu is one of the few all-you-can-eat Korean BBQ restaurants that use charcoal.

The $12.99 AYCE includes intestines (“tripe”). Price and availability of menu items are subject to change.

Bak Kung AYCE BBQ Restaurant

Bak Kung BBQ Restaurant

Address: 3700 W Olympic Blvd
Phone Number: (323) 734-9292

Bakkung… Bak Kung. The Korean pronunciation is actually “Behk-goong” (baek-gung). The name means “White Palace.”

Specialty: Charcoal Barbecue

Soot Bull Jeep Restaurant

Address: 3136 W 8th St
Phone Number: (213) 387-3865

숯불집: Korean restaurant known for its old-fashioned charcoal BBQ.

Be prepared for the smoke from the charcoal. Do not wear new clothes.

This is NOT an all-you-can-eat place.

Last call: 10:20 pm

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.