Banchan A La Carte

Address: 141 N Western Ave
Phone Number: (323) 465-2400

Banchan A La Carte sells ready-to-go Korean side dishes called banchan. They also have pasta and other simple Western and Korean meals to go. Known for using natural or organic ingredients. Spotted recently: plastic-packed nurungji (scorched rice) B health rating as of January 2016. Chosun Banchan – ClosedKaesung Banchan & Kimchi MarketJun Won BanchanUri Banchan – Closed

Plaza Market on Western

Address: 928 S Western Ave
Phone Number: (213) 385-1100

Carries Japanese, American, European and Latin American products. Also has a deli section featuring banchan (side dishes) to go. Produce department includes organic fruits and vegetables. Fish, meats, shellfish, eggs and jars of kimchi are stocked. Located inside Koreatown Plaza by the parking garage downstairs. Gaju Market (5th & Western) – ResurrectionBaby Photo Contest at Koreatown PlazaPho 2000 at 667 S. Western – ClosedL’Jewell @ Koreatown Plaza

Ontrée: Natural & Organic Cosmetics

Address: 928 S Western Ave
Phone Number: (213) 487-0088

Ontrée (온뜨레) is a South Korean franchise of cosmetics shops known for carrying organic and natural make-up. In their branch inside Koreatown Plaza, they also carry the Japanese line Kanebo, as well as world-renowned Hermes and Bulgari fragrances. Located in Suite #254 on street level. Good English and fluent Korean are spoken. Organic CleanersCali NaturalRodeo Cosmetics – Status UnknownMontana Natural Meat

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.