The Bun Shop

Address: 151 N Western Ave
Phone Number: (323) 468-1031

Buns and fried rice in North Koreatown across from the Subway sandwich shop.

Awesome Coffee

Address: 3959 Wilshire Blvd
Phone Number: 213-674-7558

Specialty coffee, waffles, liquid nitrogen ice-cream, sandwiches, desserts

JjukkuJjukku Korean BBQ Restaurant

Jjukku Jjukku Korean BBQ

Address: 3377 Wilshire Blvd
Phone Number: (213) 550-3148

Jjukkujjukku is a Korean BBQ restaurant that opened in 2014 in the old space of 105 Pocha at the Brown Derby Plaza on Wilshire & Alexandria. The name Jjukku Jjukku (쭈꾸쭈꾸) is from jjukkumi, a small octopus that is grilled with spicy sauce. It is often eaten in the spring, while the regular-sized octopus are for later in the year. You can see a jjukkumi on Jjuku Jjuku’s logo, which also has a smaller cow and a piglet to one side — beef and pork barbecue are on the menu as well. Open seven days a week from 12 noon to 1:00 am.

Mr. Bossam & Grilled Cheese Galbi

Mister Bossam

Address: 338 S Western Ave
Phone Number: (213) 388-5379

미스터 보쌈

Usually open seven days a week, from 11:30 am to 11:00 pm. Last call: 10:30 pm

Koguryo Shabu-Shabu & Korean BBQ Restaurant

Koguryo KBBQ – Closed

Address: 545 S Western Ave
Phone Number: 213-383-9151

Northwest corner of 5th Street & Western Avenue

Toe Toe Ballet

Address: 301 S Western Ave
Phone Number: (213) 700-0544

“ToeToe” offers Kpop, Hiphop, and Ballet-Stretching Classes. Dance lessons for children 3 to 15 years of age. Current schedule includes classes on Thursday 5:00 pm and Saturday 11:00 am. Call beforehand when planning to visit as office hours are not regular. Opened in 2014 on the second floor of the Western Village Square mini-mall on the southwest corner of 3rd & Western.

Sugar Nail Vermont Wilshire

Sugar Nail – Wilshire / Vermont

Address: 3150 Wilshire Blvd
Phone Number: (213) 480-8777

Opened in August 2014. The older “Sugar Nail Salon” on 6th Street (same owner) still exists. This location is on the southeast corner of Wilshire Boulevard and Vermont Avenue. There is a third “Sugar Nail” (same owner) on Melrose near Fairfax, well outside of Koreatown’s borders. 323-852-0045

Coco Ichibanya Curry House

Address: 3500 W 6th St
Phone Number: (213) 375-7546

The top “curry rice” restaurant chain in Japan opened an outpost in Koreatown on October 6, 2014. Also known as Curry House CoCo Ichibanya, CoCo Ichiban, or CoCo Ichi. The chain has restaurants all over Japan and 46 restaurants overseas, including mainland China, Taiwan, Hawaii, South Korea, Thailand, Hong Kong, and Torrance, California. On the menu: chicken katsu curry

Art & Framing Gallery

Address: 381 N Western Ave
Phone Number: (818) 557-6755

Wholesale supplier of art to galleries and interior designers.

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.