Western Doma Noodles

Address: 429 N Western Ave
Phone Number: (323) 871-1955

Handmade “knife” noodles, dolsot bibimbap, kimchi fried rice and seafood pancake on the menu.

Jang Toh Bossam

Address: 857 S Western Ave
Phone Number: (213) 387-2241

Jangteo Bossam (장터보쌈) is listed in Los Angeles County records as Jang Tuh Bosam and Jang Teo Bossam. Specialties of this Korean restaurant: bossam (pork wraps) soondae (blood sausages) jokbal (pig’s feet/hocks) Typical dinner set: 50-60 dollars In the year 2015: Kong-namul haejang-guk as a $3.99 breakfast special from 7:00 am to 10:00 am. Ddeokbokki (spicy rice “cakes”) also on the menu. Open seven days a week, 7:00 am – 12:00 midnight. Prices, availability of menu items, and business hours are subject to change!

Dha Rae Ok

Address: 1108 S Western Ave
Phone Number: (323) 733-2474

Dha Rae Ok (“Dah-reh-oak”) is a Korean BBQ restaurant known for its clay-baked duck.

Must call at least a few hours ahead if ordering this dish.

The ZipBob Korean Restaurant

The ZipBob – Closed

Address: 4003 Wilshire Blvd
Phone Number: (213) 389-2818

The ZipBob (더집밥) is a small restaurant that opened in January 2015 serving home-style Korean food.

Chosun Galbi Korean Restaurant

Chosun Galbee

Address: 3330 W Olympic Blvd
Phone Number: (323) 734-3330

Chosun Galbi is a relatively upscale Korean barbecue restaurant for the Koreatown area.

Located on Olympic Boulevard, about a block west Koreatown’s formal border of Western Avenue.

Open seven days a week, 11:00 am – 11:00 pm.

Oo-Kook Korean BBQ

Address: 3385 W 8th St
Phone Number: (213) 385-5665

Woo is the Sino-Korean word for “Cow” while Gook means “Country” — Ookook can be translated as “Cow Nation” or “Cattle Country”. All-You-Can-Eat (AYCE) is $25. Prices and availability of items are subject to change. Options include fresh in-shell shrimp, beef, and duck breast meat.

Mountain Café – Moved

Address: 3470 W 6th St
Phone Number: (213) 487-7615

2016 Update: Moved to 3470 W 6th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90020. This new location is next to Paris Baguette. Old address on Eighth Street: 3064 W 8th St, Los Angeles, CA 90005 대중식사 山 since 1974. Not a cafe as Westerners know it, but a restaurant whose Korean name is pronounced “San” (“sahn”), meaning “Mountain.” Usually open 24 hours a day. Specialties: abalone jook (traditional rice porridge), samgyetang (ginseng chicken soup) Kimchi stew…

Mapo Dak-Galbi: Moved

Address: 1008 S St Andrews Pl
Phone Number: (213) 487-2274

* In January / February 2016, moved to new location a few blocks west on Olympic Boulevard, to west of Western Avenue.

Old address: 3090 West Olympic Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90006

New address: 1008 South Saint Andrews, Place, Los Angeles 90019

** Next to the Kaesong Kimchi market.

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.