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. Tofu House @ Koreatown Plaza – ClosedHong Kong Banjum – BeverlyBeverly Dental7-Eleven: Beverly & Normandie

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

South Korean franchise chicken restaurant on the third floor of the Madang Mall

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.

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).

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.