Da Jeong Korean Cuisine

Address: 3909 W Olympic Blvd
Phone Number: (323) 931-8900

* Replaced Mahnduk’s Korean restaurant in June 2013. Dajeong is a small Korean eatery specializing in Jeon, such as the $6.99 nokdu-jeon. Kimchi stew, Squid stew, Boiled Mandoo, Squid over rice, Pork Bulgogi… Health rating: B Open seven days a week, 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm.

Jeju Restaurant

Address: 4100 W Pico Blvd
Phone Number: (323) 731-3030

Highly rated Korean-run Japanese restaurant specializing in hwe (sashimi / raw fish). Located on Pico Boulevard southwest of Koreatown proper.

Rite Aid – Crenshaw & Olympic

Address: 959 Crenshaw Blvd
Phone Number: (323) 939-7911

Not open 24 hours. Open seven days a week, 8:00 am – 9:00 pm. Has Thrifty ice cream.

PrincEss Nail

Address: 1032 Crenshaw Blvd
Phone Number:

Open seven days a week, 10:00 am – 7:30 pm. Closed on Sundays.

Yuhyang Soondae – Closed

Address: 954 S Norton Ave
Phone Number: (323) 934-5677

UPDATE: Closed as of June 2014. “U Hyang Soon Dae” is a Korean restaurant in southwest Koreatown, by Olympic Spa. Specialty: Soondae (blood sausages) 유향 순대 MENU Black-Goat Stew $6 Mandoo / Dumpling Soup $7 Chicken Feet $13 Stir-fried Octopus $16 Seafood Scallion Pancake $16 Potato Pancake $6.50 Black-Goat Pot $27 (small) $33 (medium) * Please note the $1 additional charge for to-go orders. Not all orders are available for takeout. Prices and availability are subject to change.

Jin Zza Ru – Closed

Address: 4121 W Olympic Blvd
Phone Number: (323) 933-8282

Restaurant in southwest Koreatown specializing in delivery of Koreanized Chinese food. * The eatery’s name is pronounced “Jin-jja-roo” and sounds like the Korean phrase, “Really.” Jinzzaru, Jinjjaroo, Jinjjaru, Chinese Gate, Yogurt Park Menu staples: jajangmyeon (noodles in black-bean sauce), mandoo (dumplings), jjamppong, fried rice…

Gelaco Cafe – Closed

Address: 3600 W Olympic Blvd
Phone Number: (323) 737-0097

Korean-run cafe in Southwest Koreatown. Italian Ice Cream, “Europian” Chocolate, Sandwiches, Espresso, Affogato, Traditional Korean Teas, Smoothies Gelato flavors include Tiramisu, Pistachio, Hazelnut… Free Wi-Fi. Safe parking for bicycles. As European as Koreatown can get. Established in 2007. GELATO CAFE

Western-Pico Discount World (Swapmeet)

Address: 1233 S Western Ave
Phone Number: Not submitted

Latino-dominated strip mall in southwest Koreatown. Comida Mexicana: licuados, jugos, bionicos

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.