Address: 537 S Western Ave Phone Number: 213-382-8911
Mr. Coffee is an iconic Koreatown cafe that keeps changing management. Latest change: summer 2011 Serves pastries from Porto’s Bakery, crepes, and patbingsoo. Known for staying open until 3:00 or 4:00 in the morning.
Address: 149 N St Andrews Pl Phone Number: 323-957-4550
In addition to the Pio Pico Library, another LAPL branch that serves what is still considered the Koreatown area of Los Angeles is the Wilshire Library. It doesn’t have as extensive a collection of Korean books or resources, but it’s the next best branch. (The Central Library in downtown LA also has Korean materials.)
Address: 440 S Vermont Ave Phone Number: (213) 738-9134
South Korean coffee chain that’s the equivalent of Starbucks. This branch at Vermont Galleria opened in November 2011. Closes by 12 midnight on most days. No health rating in the County database as of January 2013. Inspected on 12/19/2012 as a Food Warehouse.
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.