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Korean
Traditional

(한국 전통음식)

Korean BBQ

(고깃집)

Korean Bars

(술집 / 바)

Korean Soups

(탕 / 찌개)

Korean Noodles

(국수)

Korean Modern

(모던 레스토랑)

Korean Streetfood

(길거리음식)

Korean Seafood

(해산물)

Korean Chinese

(중국음식)

Kimbap

(김밥)

Tteokbokki

(떡볶이)

Soondae

(순대)

Korean Corn Dogs

(핫도그)

Korean Fried Chicken

(치킨)

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Jan 21
What is Galbi Jjim?

An introductory article on what Galbi Jjim (Korean Beef Braised Short Ribs) are and…

Jan 20
Top 17 Hotels in Koreatown LA

Photo: @hotelnormandie There are countless reasons to love Koreatown LA. Not only is…

Dec 29
Coffee Signal in Koreatown LA- Not Your Ordinary Coffee Shop

One of the things I enjoyed doing when I was living in South Korea was going to a…

Dec 10
24 Holiday Gift Ideas Inspired by Koreatown LA

Looking for a special holiday gift that will be remembered? Discover & Explore 24…

Dec 07
Intercrew is Pushing the Boundaries of What’s Possible in Koreatown LA

Intercrew is a new high end restaurant on Wilshire Blvd in the heart of Koreatown LA. …

Nov 24
Sun Nong Dan Opens 2nd Koreatown LA Location on Western Ave

The iconic Galbi Jjim restaurant from Koreatown LA, Sun Nong Dan, has officially…

Nov 16
Ann Bridges – The Artist & Instructor Behind the Utility Box Murals in Koreatown

We sat down with Ann Bridges in her art studio on 6th Street & Western Ave to hear…

Nov 10
BoolieYa – An Authentic Korean Pub Reviving a Legendary Location in Koreatown LA

In a historical strip mall on Wilshire Blvd in Koreatown LA, there is a Korean bar…

Nov 05
City of Los Angeles Cleans Up Koreatown Hoarder’s Home

An 8-foot-tall pile of trash and belongings that was covering the front yard and the…

Nov 04
Seoul Therapy Presents Los Angeles GOT Seoul: K-Hip Hop and K R&B Party 2021

What was something that you missed the most during the pandemic? When was the last…

Nov 03
What is Sun Nong Dan in Koreatown LA?

Sun Nong Dan is a Korean restaurant renowned for its Sul Lung Tang(ox bone soup) and…

Nov 01
Bicycle Meals – Hope for the Unhoused in Koreatown LA

Bicycle Meals Volunteers Getting Ready for a Ride Photo: LA Times Myung Chun Alex…

Oct 28
14 Spooky Things to Do Halloween Weekend in Koreatown LA

Halloween 2021 is on a Sunday and makes for a celebratory weekend. Find the best spots…

Oct 26
Kurve on Wilshire the New $300 Million Mixed Use Development in Koreatown LA

Kurve is a new mixed commercial and residential development on the edge of Koreatown…

Oct 21
20 Mouth Watering Feasts for $20 in Koreatown LA

A list of 20 amazing restaurants to feast at under $20. Cheap eats open 7 days a week…

Oct 18
Liquor Store Dreams – An Authentic Angeleno Story by So Yun Um

So Yun Um is a Korean American Filmmaker and Digital Content Producer born and based…

Oct 15
12 Things To Do After 12AM in Koreatown LA

The best late night activities and adventures in Koreatown LA. There is so much to do…

Oct 11
UPDATE: Controversial RFK Community School Mural Actively Undergoes Modification

Controversial mural in Koreatown now actively being modified.

Oct 08
What is Jokbal & Top 5 in Koreatown LA

Table of Contents Introduction Jokbal is a Korean dish which consists of pig trotters…

Oct 05
Is Koreatown LA Safe to Visit in 2021?

With a fully vaccinated rate over 54% of the entire population, relaxed mask mandates…

Sep 22
LA Lakers Score 5-Year $100M Jersey Sponsorship from Korean Food Giant Bibigo

On September 20th, 2021, the LA Lakers announced a 5-year global marketing partnership…

Sep 17
Top 5 Best Korean Cosmetics Stores in Koreatown LA

5 Amazing Korean Cosmetics Stores in Koreatown LA for the Latest Cosmetics from Korea!

Sep 14
What is Hong Kong Ban Jum 0410 & Paik’s Noodle?

Hong Kong Ban Jum 0410 & Paik’s Noodles, are go-to places for Korean Chinese in Koreatown.

Sep 10
Historic Mall in Koreatown LA: IB Plaza Under Major Renovation

Major mall and garage undergoing monumental renovation.

Sep 09
Bowling Alley Shatto 39 Lanes in Koreatown LA Now Fully Reopened

Introduction Shatto 39 Lanes is an iconic bowling alley located on Vermont Avenue in…

Sep 08
What is Korean BBQ?

An introduction to Korean BBQ and the ins and outs of Koreatown Los Angeles! Explore…

Sep 07
What is Kang Ho Dong Baekjeong?

Kang Ho Dong is a former wrestler and a renowned comedian and television show host of…

Sep 06
The 5 Best Korean Tofu Soup Restaurants in Koreatown LA

Table of Contents Introduction Korean Tofu Soup usually indicates Sundubu-jjigae, a…

Sep 03
Iconic Koreatown Galbi Jim Restaurant Gives Abandoned Sizzler New Lease on Life

Sun Nong Dan’s new location on Western Ave in a Former Sizzler Restaurant Table…

Sep 01
New Restaurant: YoungBinRu – Korean Chinese Jjajangmyeon & Jjamppong

Tasty and fresh Chinese Korean JJajangmyeon with no frills.

FAQs
Andrew Kang

What is Hannam Chain?

Hannam Chain is a Korean grocery with 5 locations throughout Southern California. Their most iconic location was opened in Koreatown LA in 1988 and stands as one of the oldest Korean markets in California.

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FAQs
Andrew Kang

Top 10 Cafes in Koreatown LA

A comprehensive list of the best cafes & bakeries in Koreatown LA. Ranging from study friendly to grab & go types, find your cafe in Koreatown LA.

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News
Andrew Kang

City of Los Angeles Cleans Up Koreatown Hoarder’s Home

An 8-foot-tall pile of trash and belongings that was covering the front yard and the windows of a house in Koreatown, LA is finally getting cleaned up. Inside this immense pile were cardboard boxes, aluminum cans, doors, a car, and other garbage covered with cockroaches and rats. 

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