Hollywood Historic Hotel

Address: 5162 Melrose Ave
Phone Number: (800) 515-1333

The Hollywood Historic Hotel is located in northwest Koreatown by Paramount Studios.


Address: 473 N Western Ave
Phone Number: 323-467-3813

Only serves parties of two or more. Loners not welcome.

Osteria La Buca

Address: 5210 Melrose Ave
Phone Number: 323-462-1900

Upscale Italian restaurant on Melrose Avenue in Northwest Koreatown / Larchmont.

#2 Moon BBQ

Address: 478 N Western Ave
Phone Number: 323-465-6707

Moon Dae Po #2.  The original is in Gardena. AYCE BBQ $9.99 price is subject to change. Opened in late April 2012. Business hours are from 11:00 am to 2:00 am, seven days a week. The restaurant’s Korean name is “Dal Dae Po” — “Dal” sounds like the Korean word for the moon in the sky.

The Shrimp Lover

Address: 4814 Melrose Ave
Phone Number: (323) 663-7079

The Shrimp Lover is a seafood restaurant in the area known as North Koreatown / East Hollywood. This is the Melrose location, just a few blocks east of Western Avenue. Menu includes shrimp and Cajun fries. Open for dinner on most days, except Friday, when it’s closed the entire day.

Little Bangladesh on 3rd Street

Little Bangladesh

Phone Number:

Little Bangladesh is a four-block stretch of 3rd Street between Alexandria Avenue and New Hampshire Avenue in what is popularly considered the northern parts of Koreatown. The ethnic enclave was formally designated in 2010 by the Los Angeles City Council.

Kowloon Dimsum

Address: 223 Vermont Ave
Phone Number: (213) 386-1838

A small Filipino eatery serving Chinese-influenced Philippine food items such as siopao, goto, mami, and siomai, as well as classic Pinoy dishes like pork adobo.

Ilobasqueño Restaurant

Address: 5027 Melrose Ave
Phone Number: (323) 468-0119

Ilobasqueño Restaurant is a very small Colombian restaurant on Melrose Avenue in North Koreatown. Menu includes beef soup, chicken tacos, fried plantains, tortas and pupusas. Cheeseburger and fries as well. Hours Mon 8:00 am – 10:00 pm Tue 8:00 am – 10:00 pm Wed 8:00 am – 10:00 pm Thu 8:00 am – 10:00 pm Fri 8:00 am – 10:00 pm Sat 8:00 am – 10:00 pm Sun 8:00 am – 10:00 pm

DDAY Karaoke in North Koreatown

DDAY Karaoke Bar

Address: 429 N Western Ave
Phone Number: (323) 462-3355

D-DAy is an NRB (NoRaeBang) in the same small dingy North Koreatown plaza as Western Doma Noodles, in the space where Twelve-Centimeter Cake used to be.

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.