Young Dong Restaurant

Address: 3828 Wilshire Blvd
Phone Number: (213) 386-3729

Youngdong (Yeongdong) is that restaurant that has what non-Koreans say is a very funny name. Specialty: ox-bone soup called Seolleong-tang Open most days 7:00 am to 11:00 pm.

Kimbap Paradise

Address: 401 S Vermont Ave
Phone Number: (213) 382-3701

Kimbab Chunkuk = Kimbap Cheonguk = Kimbap Heaven.

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Roll Roll Roll

Address: 3675 Wilshire Blvd
Phone Number: (213) 386-3000

Korean-run restaurant serving cheap rolls. Does large catering orders of rice rolls.

Jun Won Banchan

Address: 3160 W Olympic Blvd
Phone Number: 323-731-0509

JunWon (Jeon-Won) is a highly rated store for the purchase of banchan (Korean side dishes). It is run by the same family as the Jun Won restaurant. * Samgyetang (whole-chicken soup with ginseng) has to be ordered at least a few hours or one business day in advance. Located next to the Shin Sae Gae store. Jun Won Banchan is on the corner.

Corea BBQ

Address: 3500 W 6th St
Phone Number: (213) 384-1312

Basic Korean dishes in the “City Eats” food court on the second floor of the  City Center mall on 6th Street.

Red Cape

Address: 3450 W 6th St
Phone Number: (213) 352-1322

Red Cape is a small Korean restaurant that offers all-you-can-eat ddeokbokki (spicy “rice cakes”) in the space formerly occupied by Wai Poke on 6th Street. Open most days from 11:00 am to 11:00 pm.

Jang Chung Dong

Jang Choong Dong Restaurant

Address: 425 S Western Ave
Phone Number: (213) 386-3535

Jangchoongdong Korean Restaurant specializes in jokbal, which are pigs’ hocks, aka pigs’ feet. Located in a dingy strip mall called Westminster Square on Western Avenue, just south of 4th Street. WON JO JANG CHOONG DONG PYANG in L.A. County Health Records. 장충동 족발집

Sinjung Shabu-Shabu

Address: 3450 W 6th St
Phone Number: (213) 386-9552

Located in the strip mall on the southwest corner of 6th & Kenmore, Sin Jung / Shin Jung / Shinjung (신정) (pronounced Shinjeong / Shinjong) is a Korean restaurant that offers all-you-can-eat shabu-shabu for 19.99 (beef) or 24.99 (beef and seafood). Also has ganjang gejang (crabs), somoribap and seolleongtang on the menu. Health rating of B as of February 2013. Open 24 hours.

Nak Gi Korean Restaurant

The Nakji

Address: 356 S Western Ave
Phone Number: 213-568-3853

The Nakji (더 낙지) opened at the mini-mall Cosmos Village in July 2016. The restaurant’s name literally means “The Octopus.” Pronounced Nahk-jee. Nakji / Nak Ji / Nakjee / Nak Jee / Nakgi / Nak Gi / Nakgee / Nak Gee On the menu: stir-fried octopus made in varying levels of spiciness according to customer’s preference Minimum 2 servings. 2인분 $28.99 Open most days from 11:30 am to 9:00 pm.

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.