Sun Ha Jang

Address: 4032 W Olympic Blvd
Phone Number: (323) 634-9292

SunHaJang is a Korean restaurant in Southwest Koreatown whose specialty is grilled duck meat. Kalbi and naeng-myeon are also on the menu.

Hyun Poong Gom Tang

Address: 244 S Oxford Ave
Phone Number: (213) 480-3130

Korean restaurant in a strip mall in North Koreatown. Health rating of B (83) as of 02/13/2013. Usually open seven days a week until 11:00 pm. HUNH POONG GOM TANG / HYUN POONG PARK SO SUN / 현풍박소선할매집곰탕 Menu includes kimchi-jjim, gamjatang (pork bone soup), dakdoritang (spicy chicken stew) and bossam.

Jin Su Sung Chan

Address: 3250 W Olympic Blvd
Phone Number: (323) 766-9292

One of the poorly rated food stalls in the Koreatown Galleria food court. Serves bibimbap and mandoo.

Dae Bok Restaurant

Address: 2010 James M Wood Blvd
Phone Number: 213-386-6660

Highly rated Korean restaurant whose specialty is blowfish (what the Japanese call fugu). Bok means “blowfish” and the name “Dae Bok” sounds like it means “a large amount of luck” in Korean. Located just east of Koreatown proper, in the Westlake district. FISH CUISINE RESTAURANT 대복

Chung Hae Jin

Address: 3470 W 6th St
Phone Number: (213) 384-5825

Poorly rated Korean seafood restaurant serving oysters, halibut, blue crabs, live octopus, sea squirts, sashimi, hwedeobbap… 10/09/2012 92 A 06/06/2012 84 B 03/29/2012 90 A

Goopojib Chuotang

Address: 3071 W 8th St
Phone Number: (213) 384-5537

Gupojip / Gu Po Jib is a Korean restaurant on 8th & Berendo whose house specialty is mudfish (choo-wo). Has a thirty-year tradition of serving mudfish stew (chuotang), which is also available for takeout. Open until 9:00 pm on most days.

Shinurang Olkerang All Family Restaurant

Address: 1032 Crenshaw Blvd
Phone Number: (323) 935-2724

Sinulang All Kelang All-Family Restaurant” is located in southwest Koreatown. The Korean pronunciation of the restaurant’s name is “Shinoo-rahng, Olkeh-rahng”. “Sisters-in-law” in Korea have a notoriously difficult time together. This restaurant pokes fun at that. The restaurant’s two specialties are kalguksu (knife-cut noodles) and handmade mandoo (dumplings). In particular, the pat-kalguksu is a rare find in Koreatown. SHINURANG OLKERANG MENU  Kimchi Dumpling Soup 8.99 Rice-Cake Dumpling Soup 7.99 Original Dumpling Soup 7.99 Deep-fried Dumplings 6.99 Boiled Dumplings 6.99 Hand-Cut Noodles in Hot Red-bean Broth 8.99 Kimchi Sujaebi 8.99 Tonkatsu (pork cutlet) 8.99 Pork Bulgogi 9.99 Jjolmyeon 7.99 Soondubu 7.99 Ddeokbokki 8.99 * Availability and prices of menu items are subject to change.

Buil Samgyetang

Address: 4204 W 3rd St
Phone Number: (213) 739-0001

Samgye-tang is a chicken stew with ginseng. “sam” = ginseng “gye” = chicken “tang” = soup Young-yang Samgyetang Chicken soup with ginseng, sticky rice, chestnuts, jujube, garlic, scallions Young-gye Bek-sook Samgyetang without ginseng. Hanbang Samgyetang Milk-vetch root, antlers, wolfberry fruit, Korean angelica “Ot” Herb Samgyetang (not recommended for those with allergies) Jeonbok Samgyetang Samgyetang with abalone Basic menu items are 9.99 plus tax. This Korean restaurant has a license to serve beer and wine. Soju is $5.99. Prices subject to change. Open 11:30 am – 9:30 pm, Monday to Saturday. Closed on Sundays.