Kang Hodong Baekjeong LA

Kang Hodong Baekjeong

Address: 3465 W 6th St
Phone Number: (213) 384-9678

This branch restaurant Kang Hodong Baekjeong is locally referred to simply as Baekjeong… “Gang Ho-dong” is the name of the South Korean comedian/emcee/former-ssirum-wrestler who owns the restaurant chain.

Olympic Cheonggukjang menu

Olympic Cheonggukjang

Address: 2528 W Olympic Blvd
Phone Number: (213) 480-1107

Specializes in the malodorous Korean stew called cheonggukjang.

Gonjiam Korean Restaurant

Address: 4653 Beverly Blvd
Phone Number: (323) 469-4648

Korean restaurant in North Koreatown that serves bossam and budaejjigae

Bak Kung Restaurant on Vermont

Bakkung 2 Korean BBQ

Address: 233 S Vermont Ave
Phone Number: (213) 385-1500

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.

Hodori Restaurant in L.A.

Hodori Restaurant

Address: 1001 S Vermont Ave
Phone Number: (213) 383-3554

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.

Sootbuljib

Sootbuljip Restaurant

Address: 3136 W 8th St
Phone Number: (213) 387-3865

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

Bak Kung AYCE BBQ Restaurant

Bak Kung BBQ Restaurant

Address: 3700 W Olympic Blvd
Phone Number: (323) 734-9292

Bakkung… Bak Kung. The Korean pronunciation is actually “Behk-goong” (baek-gung). The name means “White Palace.”

Specialty: Charcoal Barbecue

Beverly Soon Tofu

Address: 2717 W Olympic Blvd
Phone Number: (213) 380-1113

This restaurant’s signature dish is Soon Tofu (soondubu), which is soft tofu in a stone pot with broth and a choice of meat, seafood, and fresh vegetables. For drinks, Beverly Soondubu / Soontofu House serves Bokbunja, Soju, Makgeoli, Sansachun, and Korean beers such as Hite and OB.

Hangari Bajirak Kalgooksoo

Address: 3470 W 6th St
Phone Number: 213-388-2326

“Hang Ari Korean Noodle.” 항아리바지락칼국수

Korean eatery specializing in handmade noodles with clams.

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.