Hwa Sun Ji Tea & Coffee

Address: 3960 Wilshire Blvd
Phone Number: (213) 382-5302

Hwasunji is a traditional Korean teahouse on Wilshire Boulevard. Serves tea, coffee and misutgaru with traditional snacks (cookies and crackers). Open Monday to Sunday from 12:00 noon to 11:00 pm.

Miari Noodle House on Olympic

Miari Noodle House

Address: 3224 W Olympic Blvd
Phone Number: (323) 735-0647

Miari is a Korean restaurant specializing in handmade knife-cut noodles (kalguksu). It is located next to Cafe Avec at the Olyford Plaza. UPDATE: No more chicken kalguksu on the menu as of August 2014. There are now only plain and anchovy variations. Minimum $10 purchase if using a credit card. Prices and availability of items subject to change.

Seongbukdong Korean Restaurant in LA

Seongbukdong

Address: 3303 W 6th St
Phone Number: (213) 738-8977

Seongbukdong is a Korean restaurant whose specialty is 갈비찜 (galbi jjim). It is also famous for braised mackerel, galbi ttang, and kimchi jjigae. Open seven days a week, from around 10:00 am to midnight.

Agashi Gopchang

Address: 3744 W 6th St
Phone Number: 213-249-9678

Franchise of a South Korean restaurant chain whose specialty is beef intestines.

The Korean BBQ here is NOT low-quality AYCE (all you can eat).

House of Chigae

Address: 3077 W 8th St
Phone Number: (213) 388-8681

“The Chigae” is in the space formerly occupied by LA Family House. Jjigae is the Korean word for “stews” and that is what this Korean restaurant’s specialty is. Menu include spicy chicken stew and budaejjigae. “House of The Chigae” also has kimchi pancakes on its menu. 더찌개 (식당-한식)

Yangji Gamjatang

Address: 3470 W 6th St
Phone Number: (213) 388-1105

Yangji Gamjatang (양지감자탕) took over the space of Albaene in January 2014.

Open to 1:00 am on most days… open to 4:00 am on Thursday… Open 24 hours Friday and Saturday.

House specialty is Gamjatang (pork-bone soup). Menu also includes Budaejjigae, Ddeokbokki, Cold Noodles, Jjamppong, Seolleongtang, Kimchi Stew, Yukgaejang, Bibimbap and Dumplings.

Ham Ji Park Restaurant: 6th St

Address: 3407 W 6th St
Phone Number: 213-365-8773

This is the Ham Ji Bak “Daughter” restaurant on 6th by Catalina. 함지박딸 (식당-한식) The original HamJiPark location is in Southwest Koreatown, at 4135 W Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90019. Specialties: pork neck BBQ, spare ribs, gamjatang Open seven days a week. Monday to Saturday, 11:00 am to 10:00 pm. Sunday, 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Movie location: Blackhat (2015) film Suite 101C

Kobawoo House

Address: 698 S Vermont Ave
Phone Number: (213) 389-7300

Korean restaurant whose specialty is bossam.

Myungdong Gyoja

Address: 3630 Wilshire Blvd
Phone Number: (213) 385-7789

Myeongdong Kyoja serves kalgooksoo (knife-cut noodles), kong-guksu (noodles in soymilk; available only in the summer), and  mandoo (dumplings). Health rating of A as of 06/15/2012. * No longer open 24 hours. Now closes at around 10:00 pm. Opens at 8:00 am.

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.