Seafood City: Filipino Supermarket

Seafood City: Filipino Supermarket

Address: 138 S Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90004
Phone: (213) 365-9100

Seafood City is a chain of Filipino grocery stores. This branch is located in North Koreatown / New Filipinotown on Vermont Avenue, just north of Third Street. Carries Filipino ice cream (mellorine), bottled bagoong, halo-halo ingredients, and chicharon.

Usually open Monday to Sunday, 8:00 am – 9:00 pm.

Leelin Filipino Bakeshop

Leelin’s Bakeshop – Closed

Address: 207 South Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
Phone: (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.

Goldilocks Bakeshop – Closed

Address: 209 S Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90004
Phone: (213) 382-2351

UPDATE: The space taken over by Leelin Bakery in 2014. Goldilocks is the largest Filipino-owned bakeshop chain in the world, with close to 500 stores – more than 20 of which are in the United States, Canada, and Thailand – and approximately 5,000 local employees. The company is known for cakes, breads, siopao, polvoron, ensaymada, […]