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CURRENTLY FEATURED ESTABLISHMENTS IN THE KOREATOWN LA DIRECTORY

New Seoul Hotel

New Seoul Hotel on Olympic

Clean, affordable Korean-run hotel with restaurant. Has a parking lot with security. Located on Olympic Boulevard, a few steps east of Vermont Avenue.

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Consulate-General of Indonesia

Consulate General of Indonesia

Northwest corner of Wilshire & Mariposa… Visas… Passports now on the first floor… Free coffee event in September 2015. Read the details.

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Sun Hand Car Wash

Cars Hand-Washed in Koreatown LA

Located on Western Avenue, just north of 4th Street. (213) 383-8130

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Wool Um Ma

Wool Umma

A small Korean eatery inside the HK Market in North Koreatown.

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Bak Kung Korean BBQ

Bakkung Restaurant on Olympic

Specialty: charcoal barbecue. Hours: Monday-Sunday 11 am – 12 am.

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Atelier by Tiffany

Atelier by Tiffany: Hair, Makeup, Nail

On the second floor of the building on the southeast corner of 4th & Western. Hair, Makeup & Nail Salon. Different from Atelier Bridal (Atelier by Dawn) on 6th & Kenmore.

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Korean Pavilion (Dawooljong)

Dauljong: Korean Pavilion: Olympic Seoul International Park

Located on the northeastern side of Olympic & Irolo, Dawooljong (다울정) is an open-air pavilion made of pine and dyed in traditional shades of green, rust and red,topped by an upswept tiled roof.

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Dosan Ahn Chang Ho Post Office

Dosan Ahn Chang Ho Post Office

Dosan Ahn Chang Ho station is the official name of the post office on the northwest corner of 6th and Harvard. This branch had been called the Sanford station …

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Gonjiam

Gon Ji Am Somori-Gukbap Restaurant

Korean-Korean restaurant on Beverly Boulevard, about a block or so west of Western Avenue. Serves bossam and budaejjigae. Known for its somori-gukbap.

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Fancy House Kpop Merch Store

Fancy House: Kpop Merch Store in Koreatown LA

Korean-run gift shop inside Koreatown Plaza carrying stationery and knickknacks such as Hello Kitty chopsticks, Kpop keychains, stickers and origami paper. Fancy House (aka Le Cards) is the shop by the food court. Has no EXO calendars as of November 2015 but does have many other EXO items like posters.

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Chinese Consulate-General in LA

China's Consular Office in Koreatown LA

The Passport & Visa Office is located on the third floor of 500 Shatto Place. HOURS: Monday through Friday except holidays Passport & Visa Office 9:00 am to 2:00 pm Other offices: 9:00 am to 12 noon, 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm HOLIDAYS IN 2015 New Year’s Day (1 day) January 1 Spring Festival (2 […]

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KFC Building in North Koreatown

Kentucky Fried Chicken: KFC Building

Famous locally not for the chicken, but for the architectural style of its building.

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Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in LA

Taiwan's Government Office in Los Angeles

舉辦個式台灣文化相關的活動及移民事宜. TEL: (213) 389-1215 FAX: (213) 389-1676. Emergency: (213) 923-3591

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MBC America

MBC America in Koreatown LA

MBC America is the US subsidiary of MBC, a South Korean broadcasting company. Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation (문화방송주식회사, Munhwa Bangsong Jushikhoesa) is one of four major national South Korean television and radio networks. It is the oldest among all commercial broadcasting networks in South Korea. Munhwa is the Korean word for “culture.”

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Jimmy John’s

Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches: Koreatown LA

Suite #118 Opened in Koreatown LA in the year 2014. “Gourmet Sandwiches since 1983.” Jimmy John’s is a franchised sandwich restaurant chain, specializing in delivery. It was founded by Jimmy John Liautaud in 1983 and is headquartered in Champaign, Illinois. In 30 years, the company has grown to more than 2,000 locations in 43 states. […]

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Hwal A Kwang Jang

Korean Live Fish Restaurant: Hwal O Gwangjang

Very Korean establishment… Live fish, sashimi, sushi, seafood…

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It’s Boba Time (6th Street)

The Boba Time: 6th Street

Opened in late April 2012 in the former spot of Hollys Coffee Shop on 6th Street, this is a branch of the Boba Time chain. Famous for Patbingsu (Korean shaved ice with red beans) and Pistachio Frappe. HOURS OF OPERATION Mon 9:00 am – 12:00 am Tue 9:00 am – 12:00 am Wed 9:00 am […]

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Wells Fargo – Wilshire & Vermont

Wells Fargo Bank on Wilshire & Vermont

The Wells Fargo Bank on Wilshire & Vermont opened in the last week of March 2015. Site of a disturbance at approximately after 5:00 pm on April 1, 2015. Other Koreatown-area WFB locations: – Wilshire & Ardmore – Wilshire & Western

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Olympic Spa

Olympic Spa: Korean Spa in LA

A women’s-only Korean spa with jade floors on which you lie down the entire day for the general admission price of $15. * Children under 14 years old are not allowed. Open seven days a week, 9:00 am – 10:00 pm. Located in Southwest Koreatown.

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Ethical Drugs

Ethical Drugs: Beverly & Western

Closes at 7:00 pm on most days. Languages spoken: Korean, Good English Official name is Ethical Drug (no plural “s”). Graded by the L.A. County Health Department as a retail food market on 03/15/2012. Rating: A (97) 03/01/2011 A (97)

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Bab Han Kki, One Bite, Pioneer Chicken

Bab One Kki: One Bite of Korean Food

Newest food stall to open inside the Koreatown Plaza food court, in early 2015. Korean Food and Pioneer Chicken. The menu of Korean food includes broiled covina, L.A. galbi, beef bulgogi, spicy pork bulgogi, stone-pot bibimbap, yachae bibimbap, yeolmu bibimbap, spicy squid over rice, cheong-gook jang, soybean soup, and soft tofu soup. Pioneer Chicken used […]

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