Insadong Galbi Noodle – Closed

Address: 3407 W 6th St
Phone Number: Disconnected

Opened in the former space of DKB Restaurant on the northwest corner of 6th & Catalina in Fall 2013. Closed in Late Fall 2014. 인사동 갈비국수 Disconnected phone number: (213) 568-3760 Sushi One – ClosedVermont Karaoke & Billlards – ClosedSoowon Galbi Korean BBQPho Legend Noodle & Grill

Star King BBQ on Wilshire – Closed

Address: 3807 Wilshire Blvd
Phone Number: 213-384-5465

The Piedmontese beef place. 星王韓國烤肉 Opened on July 2012. Closed Fall 2014. Disconnected phone number: (213) 384-5464 Young King RestaurantCaffe Bene (Wilshire)Vermont Karaoke & Billlards – ClosedWilshire Branch Library

Star Light Karaoke on Wilshire – Closed

Address: 3855 Wilshire Blvd
Phone Number: (213) 388-7080

Space taken over by La Vue Wine & Dining in 2016. Formerly Zip. Star Light is a cafe / restaurant / bar with a noraebang (karaoke) upstairs. Hard to miss on the northwest corner of Wilshire and South Manhattan Place. For many years, had been operating with only an office permit for the second floor. Had to be forced to acquire a legally mandated fire-sprinkler system. Sushi One – ClosedCaffe Bene (Wilshire)Vermont Karaoke & Billlards – ClosedWilshire Branch Library

Bobtory Restaurant – Closed

Address: 2500 W 8th St
Phone Number: (213) 375-7893

A modest Korean restaurant in Westlake, just east of Koreatown proper

Red Pepper Restaurant – Closed

Address: 3012 Wilshire Blvd
Phone Number: NA

Closed in the third week of August 2014. 빨강고추 (식당-한식) Sushi One – ClosedYoung King RestaurantVermont Karaoke & Billlards – ClosedHodori Restaurant

Twelve-Centimeter Cake – Closed

Address: 429 N Western Ave
Phone Number: (323) 871-8393

UPDATE: Closed in 2014. A pastry shop specializing in Parisian-style macarons (French macaroons) and iced cookies. Also serves coffee. Chiffon cakes and cheesecakes can be ordered to be made in advance. In the same mini-mall as Western Doma Noodles and DDay Karaoke Bar. Sushi One – ClosedVermont Karaoke & Billlards – ClosedCake House @ Olympic GalleriaCake House @ Vermont Galleria

Yuhyang Soondae – Closed

Address: 954 S Norton Ave
Phone Number: (323) 934-5677

UPDATE: Closed as of June 2014. “U Hyang Soon Dae” is a Korean restaurant in southwest Koreatown, by Olympic Spa. Specialty: Soondae (blood sausages) 유향 순대 MENU Black-Goat Stew $6 Mandoo / Dumpling Soup $7 Chicken Feet $13 Stir-fried Octopus $16 Seafood Scallion Pancake $16 Potato Pancake $6.50 Black-Goat Pot $27 (small) $33 (medium) * Please note the $1 additional charge for to-go orders. Not all orders are available for takeout. Prices and availability are subject to change. Sushi One – ClosedVermont Karaoke & Billlards – ClosedMoobongri Soondae – MovedCreamistry – Closed

SoHyang Restaurant – Closed

Address: 3828 Wilshire Blvd
Phone Number: (213) 386-3729

UPDATE: Change of ownership in 2014. The space is now known as “GY Barbecue” (Gwangyang Bulgogi). So Hyang Korean restaurant serving naengmyeon, galbi, samgyetang… BBQ special for 3-4 persons: $99 Has six private rooms and a banquet room with a capacity for 130 guests. Sushi One – ClosedYoung King RestaurantVermont Karaoke & Billlards – ClosedHodori Restaurant

Jin Zza Ru – Closed

Address: 4121 W Olympic Blvd
Phone Number: (323) 933-8282

Restaurant in southwest Koreatown specializing in delivery of Koreanized Chinese food. * The eatery’s name is pronounced “Jin-jja-roo” and sounds like the Korean phrase, “Really.” Jinzzaru, Jinjjaroo, Jinjjaru, Chinese Gate, Yogurt Park Menu staples: jajangmyeon (noodles in black-bean sauce), mandoo (dumplings), jjamppong, fried rice… Sushi One – ClosedVermont Karaoke & Billlards – ClosedCreamistry – ClosedSizzler Restaurant on Western – Closed