Miiyu Spa: Manicure

Miiyu Spa

Address: 525 S Western Ave
Phone Number: (213) 381-3888

Vietnamese nail salon

Manicures, pedicures, facials, massage… Unique in that even manicures are done in the massage chairs.

Simply Pho You

Address: 698 S Vermont Ave
Phone Number: (213) 381-2246

Small pho restaurant in the strip mall on the northeast corner of 7th & Vermont.

Ktown Pho

Address: 974 S Western Ave
Phone Number: (323) 643-4772

Authentic Vietnamese pho on Western Avenue, just a few steps north of Olympic Boulevard.

Closed on Wednesdays

Pho Saigon in Koreatown

Pho Saigon

Address: 3831 W 6th St
Phone Number: (213) 386-6555

Small pho Korean-run restaurant in the strip mall called Serrano Marketplace on 6th Street.

Pho Legend Noodle & Grill

Address: 209 S Vermont Ave
Phone Number: (213) 381-3300

Vietnamese-run Vietnamese restaurant serving pho, egg rolls, banh mi and soybean milk.

Located in North Koreatown, which is north of Third Street on Vermont Avenue.

PHO 2000 on Western, near Beverly

Address: 215 N Western Ave
Phone Number: (323) 461-5845

Part of the Pho 2000 franchise. This is the North Koreatown location. Open seven days a week, 7:00 am – 4:00 am. Cash only.

Pho 21

Address: 705 S Western Ave
Phone Number: (213) 739-7998

Small Korean eatery on 7th & Western that serves the Vietnamese noodle soup Pho. Open most days 7:00 am – 4:00 am. Open 24 hours to Saturday and Sunday morning. Chef Ricardo Zarate has mentioned Pho 21 as his after-hours hangout.

Wilshire Nails

Address: 3420 W Olympic Blvd
Phone Number: (323) 373-0361

Vietnamese-run nail salon formerly in the building next to Madang Courtyard. (The building was bought out by actress Han Ye-seul for her Caffe Bene franchise.) Wilshire Nails moved to its Olympic & Gramercy location just west of Koreatown proper in early 2012. Usually open six days a week, Monday to Saturday, 11:00 am to 6:00 pm. Really cheap $8 manicures.

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.