Bak Kung AYCE BBQ Restaurant

Bak Kung BBQ Restaurant

Address: 3700 W Olympic Blvd
Phone Number: (323) 734-9292

Bakkung… Bak Kung. The Korean pronunciation is actually “Behk-goong” (baek-gung). The name means “White Palace.”

Specialty: Charcoal Barbecue

Kang Nam Restaurant

Address: 4103 W Olympic Blvd
Phone Number: (323) 937-1070

KangNam was opened by Chef Sang-Hun Lee in the early 1980s. The restaurant serves Korean-style barbecue, eundaegu-jorim, Japanese dishes and raw fish. Galbijjim (beef rib stew), Haemul Jeongol (seafood vegetable stew), Bulgogi (marinated beef), Dweji Bulgogi (spicy marinated pork), Eundaegu Jorim (spicy black cod in a seafood vegetable reduction)… Samgyetang (whole-chicken soup with ginseng) $12.99 plus tax. Takeout ok. * Has a sushi patio. Open seven days a week, 11:00 am – 10:00 pm.

Baek Hwa Jeong

Address: 3929 W Olympic Blvd
Phone Number: (323) 935-5554

“Baek Ha Chong” Korean restaurant has been in the southwest area of Koreatown since the mid-80s.

Specialties: Pork Galbi (Ribs), Oyster Bossam, Goat Stew

Olympic Car Wash

Address: 3554 W Olympic Blvd
Phone Number: 323-737-2100

Car Wash & Auto Detailing in Southwest Koreatown.

Between Crenshaw Boulevard and Western Avenue.

Olympic Spa: Koreatown Southwest

Olympic Spa

Address: 3915 W Olympic Blvd
Phone Number: (323) 857-0666

A women’s-only Korean spa with jade floors.

Century Day & Night Spa

Address: 4120 W Olympic Blvd
Phone Number: (323) 954-1020

Korean-run spa for men and women. Open 24 hours.

Namwongol Chuotang

Address: 3623 W Pico Blvd
Phone Number: (323) 733-5700

This restaurant is famous for its specialty of mudfish stew.

HanMiJung Korean Restaurant

Address: 4100 W Pico Blvd
Phone Number: (323) 735-9200

Han Mi Jung is a Korean restaurant in Southwest Koreatown specializing in goat stew, pork galbi, pork bossam, samgyeopsal, bulgogi, steamed pork with kimchi, agu jjim, squid, intestines… Health rating: B

Soban Korean Restaurant

Address: 4001 W Olympic Blvd
Phone Number: (323) 936-9106

Galbijjim, kimchi jjigae (stew), banchan (side dishes). Health rating of B as May 4, 2013. Date Closed: May 08, 2014 Date Reopened: May 10, 2014 Reason for Closure: Vermin harborage, Vermin infestation Temporarily closed by the L.A. County Health Department in May 2014.

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.