Casa Chapina

Address: 501 N Western Ave
Phone Number: (323) 246-1997

Casa Chapina is the current Guatemalan Restaurant located in the space where Rinconcito Guatemalteco had been for over 28 years. Chapina is an adjective for Guatemalans. Usual Business Hours Mon 9:00 am – 8:30 pm Tue 9:00 am – 8:30 pm Wed 9:00 am – 8:30 pm Thu 9:00 am – 8:30 pm Fri 9:00 am – 8:30 pm Sat 9:00 am – 8:30 pm Sun 8:00 am – 7:00 pm

Consulado de Guatemala en LA – Moved

Address: 3540 Wilshire Blvd
Phone Number: 213- 365-9251

* Note that by January 2017, the Consulate of Guatemala in Los Angeles had moved from its old location on Wilshire Boulevard in Koreatown to a new location in Riverside.

Rinconcito Guatemalteco – Closed

Address: 501 N Western Ave
Phone Number: (323) 463-6602

Guatemalan restaurant on Western Avenue near Melrose, just north of Koreatown proper. It had been in the same spot with the same name for over 28 years.

El Chipilín Restaurant

Address: 4170 Beverly Blvd
Phone Number: (213) 380-4305

El Chipilín is a Central American restaurant featuring authentic dishes from El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala. Menu includes Sopas, Garnachas, 7 Mares, Pupusas, and Cocteles. Health rating: A Open seven days a week, 9:00 am to 10:00 pm. Located in North Koreatown at Beverly & Normandie.

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.