January 2018: Gwyneth Paltrow had kimchi pancake
Specializes in the malodorous Korean stew called cheonggukjang.
House specialty: spicy “rice cakes”
Coffee, ddeokbokki, kimchi fried rice, green-tea patbingsoo…
Korean restaurant in North Koreatown that serves bossam and budaejjigae
Second location of the Korean charcoal BBQ restaurant Bak Kung that’s been going strong on Olympic.
As of August 2016, their menu includes $15.99 and $20.99 and $29.99 all-you-can-eat options. Lunch also often has an $11.99 option.
Prices are subject to change!
Hours Open: Most days, 11:00 am – 12:00 midnight.
An iconic Korean restaurant on the southwest corner of Olympic & Vermont, known for being open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year… even Christmas Day.
숯불집: Korean restaurant known for its old-fashioned charcoal BBQ.
Be prepared for the smoke from the charcoal. Do not wear new clothes.
This is NOT an all-you-can-eat place.
Last call: 10:20 pm
Bakkung… Bak Kung. The Korean pronunciation is actually “Behk-goong” (baek-gung). The name means “White Palace.”
Specialty: Charcoal Barbecue