The Spoon Italian Fusion Restaurant

The Spoon

Address: 621 S Western Ave 90005
Phone Number: 213-634-0026

The Spoon is a Korean-run Italian fusion restaurant that opened on January 26, 2015. House specialty: Pizza, Pasta, Salads On the menu: mushroom ravioli, kimchi fried rice, sweet-potato fries, ddeokbokki Hours of operation: 12:00 noon to 9:00 pm, seven days a week. Above details are subject to change.

Melrose Cafe – Moved

Address: 5003 Melrose Ave 90038
Phone Number: 323-461-0077

Moved from North Koreatown to East Hollywood in late 2017.

New address: 1308 N Edgemont St, Los Angeles, CA 90027

Dr. Robbin Bistro

Address: 3000 W 6th St 90020
Phone Number: (213) 380-0202

Dr. Robbin opened in May 2012 just outside the formal eastern border of Koreatown. Coffee, smoothies, gelato, Korean fusion dishes, Udi’s gluten-free pizza… No MSG. No sugar. No butter. Teriyaki Chicken Salad, Chicken Tofu Salad, Protein Salad, Chicken & Tofu Steak, Beef Oriental Rice Noodles, Seafood Risotto, Sweet Potato Pizza, Whole Pumpkin Soup (Dr. Robbin’s soup served inside a whole kabocha)… Drinks: Espresso, Banana Dream, Strawberry Heaven, Kiwi Juice, Lemonade, Pineapple Yogurt Blended Drink… Usually open Monday to Saturday, from 10:00 am to 9:00 pm. Closed on Sundays.

Subway Restaurant – Wilshire & Catalina

Address: 3323 Wilshire Blvd 90010
Phone Number: 213-380-3671

American franchise restaurant specializing in subway sandwiches and salads. This fast-food location is on Wilshire and Catalina.

Cafe Avec – Olympic

Address: 3224 W Olympic Blvd 90006
Phone Number: (323) 766-1022

Opens at 8:00 AM and offers $3.99 street toast for breakfast. Spaghetti, seafood pasta, lobster, steaks, salads, and sandwiches for lunch and dinner. Patbingsu, yogurt, fresh fruit juices, and misutgaru (multi-grain) smoothies.


Address: 3339 Wilshire Blvd 90010
Phone Number: (213) 385-3217

Camy’s carries salads and sandwiches for office workers on Wilshire Boulevard. Breakfast burritos… Open Monday to Friday, 7:00 am – 4:00 pm. Closed on Saturday and Sunday.

Café Mermaid on Wilshire

Address: 3353 Wilshire Blvd 90010
Phone Number: (213) 427-2965

Next to the Gaylord and HMS Bounty Espresso, Lattes, Cappuccinos, Cafe Mocha, Teas, Smoothies They brew Diedrich Coffee. Breakfast sandwiches, French Toast, wraps, cold and hot sandwiches, chicken teriyaki bowls, chicken quesadillas, salads, soups…

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.