Hollys Coffee Shop – Closed

Address: 3450 W 6th St
Phone Number: (213) 388-2114

Hollys is a South Korean chain known for sweet-potato latte. This branch in Koreatown closed in April 2012. The space has been taken over by The Boba Time.

DRIP LA – Closed

Address: 3525 W 8th St
Phone Number: (213) 384-0884

A coffee bar with beans from Portland-based Coava. Located on the second floor of the ASSI Korean supermarket building. Grand opening: November 10, 2011 No health permit until December 16, 2011.

Oscar Video Store – Closed

Address: 4001 Wilshire Blvd
Phone Number: 213-384-7770

Mostly South Korean movies and TV shows on VHS and DVD, with a few American movies on DVD. UPDATE: Closed in December 2012.

LaOn Restaurant – Closed

Address: 1145 S Western Ave
Phone Number: 323-373-0700

UPDATE: Closed as of Summer 2012. The space is now occupied by Kogi King. La-On was contemporary Korean small-plates restaurant opened by Jenee Kim, owner of Park’s BBQ and the former Don Dae Gam. DIY barbecue and royal cuisine dishes from the Chosun Dynasty (궁중 = goong joong). Serves beer and wine. Part of dineLA Fall 2011.

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.