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.

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

PizzaRev – Closed

Address: 3150 Wilshire Blvd
Phone Number: (213) 251-5840

Franchise restaurant with gluten-free pizza on the menu

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

Leelin Filipino Bakeshop

Leelin’s Bakeshop – Closed

Address: 209 S Vermont Ave
Phone Number: (213) 382-2351

Filipino-American bakeshop that opened in 2014 in the former spot of Goldilocks in North Koreatown. It is owned by the same family that handled the Goldilocks franchise for decades.

Items for sale include Filipino classics like silvañas, sans rival, ube pastries, hopia, mango cakes, polvoron, mamon, and siopao. Brazo de Mercedes rolls and customized cakes such as red velvet can be ordered in advance.

Golden Mongolian Restaurant

Address: 3012 Wilshire Blvd
Phone Number: (213) 263-2141

A restaurant serving Mongolian cuisine in the Koreatown area of Los Angeles.

Holy Crab

Address: 3250 Wilshire Blvd
Phone Number: (213) 252-0058

Holy Crab is a Korean-run restaurant serving crab, shrimp and lobster in the style of Boiling Crab. Intends to be open on Christmas Day 2015 from 5:00 pm to around 10:00 pm. REGULAR BUSINESS HOURS: 5:00 pm – 12 midnight, Monday to Sunday Opened in November 2014 in the former space of Crazy Hook / Crazy Crab LA.

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.