Jimmy John’s is an American chain “serving gourmet sandwiches since 1983.” In 30 years, the company has grown to more than 2,000 locations in 43 states. Jimmy John’s has opened approximately 200 locations per year over the past three years. As of 2013, 98% of the locations are franchise-owned. The Koreatown location on the southeast corner of Wilshire Boulevard and Vermont Avenue opened in 2014. Usual hours are 11:00 am – 10:00 pm, seven days a week. Tagline: Freaky Fresh. Freaky Fast.
Korean fusion restaurant
Quickly Boba, next to the Beverly Soon Tofu restaurant. Menu: Smoothies, Slushies, Espresso Drinks, Tea, Shaved Ice Mon – Thu: 8:00 am – 11:00 pm Fri – Sat: 8:00 am – 12:00 am Sun: 8:00 am – 11:00 pm Founded in 1996, Quickly Boba is a boba-tea franchise company based out of Taiwan.
Gatten Sushi was on the ground floor of the Solair Building by the Metro subway station across from the Wiltern Theatre. It closed in late October 2015. Part of a poorly rated revolving-sushi restaurant franchise that has locations in Irvine, Rowland Heights, and Cerritos. Soft-opened on March 4, 2013, with items ranging from $1.50 to 5 dollars each.