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.

Ttu Rak

Ttu-Rak

Address: 125 N Western Ave
Phone Number: (323) 960-0037

Korean restaurant at Waa Waa Plaza, by Paris Baguette and Boba Time.

Gang Jung Chicken

Address: 621 S Western Avenue
Phone Number: (213) 481-5883

The Gang Jung is a South Korean franchise chicken restaurant that opened on the third floor of Madang Courtyard in September 2013. Monday 11:00 am – 10:00 pm Tuesday 11:00 am – 10:00 pm Wednesday 11:00 am – 10:00 pm Thursday 11:00 am – 11:00 pm Friday 11:00 am – 12 midnight Saturday 11:00 am – 12 midnight Sunday 11:00 am – 12 midnight Gangjung refers to a style of cooking the chicken that’s popular in South Korea.

Chomak Restaurant

Cho Mak Korean Cuisine

Address: 357 S Western Ave
Phone Number: (213) 529-4303

Menu is focused on Korean-style grilled fish dishes.

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)

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.