Book Sea Tong

Address: 755 S Vermont Ave
Phone Number: (213) 385-3369

Book Sea Tong / Bookseatong / Buksetong This restaurant’s name is pronounced “Book Seh Tong” — serves Korean BBQ and “military base stew” called Bude Jjigae. Korean and very basic English spoken by staff. 북새통 (식당-한식) Closes by 10 pm even on Friday nights.

Choi Ga Nae

Address: 3914 Wilshire Blvd
Phone Number: (213) 382-8988

Choi Ga Nae is an AYCE (all-you-can-eat) Korean barbecue restaurant.

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.

Kabayo Cham Bada

Address: 201 N Western Ave
Phone Number: (323) 645-7668

Kabayo Cham Bada opened in 2014 in the space formerly occupied by Busan “Japanese” Sushi Restaurant. Seafood restaurant whose menu includes haemultang, raw abalone salad, yeonpotang… seafood ddeokbooki… MSG not used. Usual Business Hours Mon 11:00 am – 10:00 pm Tue 11:00 am – 10:00 pm Wed 11:00 am – 10:00 pm Thu 11:00 am – 10:00 pm Fri 11:00 am – 10:00 pm Sat 11:00 am – 10:00 pm Sun 11:00 am – 10:00 pm

Hamjibak Korean Restaurant on Pico

Ham Ji Park: Original

Address: 4135 W Pico Blvd
Phone Number: (323) 733-8333

Ham Ji Park is a Korean restaurant located just southwest of Koreatown proper. Its offshoot “Hamjibak – Daughter” is located on 6th Street. Specialty is pork galbi. Also on the menu: Gamjatang. HAMJI BAK. HAMJI PARK RESTAURANT. 함지박 Closed on Sundays. Open Monday to Saturday, 11:00 am – 9:00 pm

Namwongol Chuotang

Address: 3623 W Pico Blvd
Phone Number: (323) 733-5700

This restaurant is famous for its specialty of mudfish stew.

Ojangdong Naengmyeon

Address: 4031 W 3rd St
Phone Number: (213) 365-0097

O Jang Dong is Korean restaurant whose specialty is NAENGMYEON (“cold noodles”), frequently spelled as nengmyun, naengmyeon, neng myun, naeng myeon, neangmyun… Two main types of naengmyeon: 1. Mul 2. Bibim Assorted ingredients with the naengmyeon include raw skatefish. Other menu items: – Samgyetang – Yukgaejang – Bindaetteok – Mandu – Haemul Pajeon Cross street is Ardmore.

Tofu & Noodles

Address: 3068 W 8th St
Phone Number: (213) 915-0256

Tofu & Noodles (두부랑국수랑) is a highly rated Korean restaurant that specializes in Daejeon-style dishes. Menu includes tofu stew, kalguksu (“knife” noodles), kimbap, bibimbap, and fried dumplings. HOURS OPEN Monday to Saturday, 10:00 am – 12:00 midnight Sunday, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Opened in late 2013 in the former space of Curry Hyang.

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.