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Pizzeria Napoli – Closed

Pizzeria Napoli Menu

UPDATE: Closed as of November 2014. Disconnected phone number: (213) 387-4992

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Soo Rak San – Closed

UPDATE: Space taken over by The Zipbob which has a different menu, but does serve a few varieties of soojaebi. Korean restaurant in the western area of Koreatown. Known for soojaebi and kongguksu. Hours of Operation: Mon-Sat 10 am – 9:30 pm; Sun 11 am – 9 pm Health rating of A (94) as of […]

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Yongdudong Jjukkumi – Closed

Yongdudong Baby Octopus

Korean restaurant that opened on October 14 in the former space of Cafe Story on Western Avenue. Has a beer & wine license. 용두동 쭈꾸미

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Happy Feet – Closed

Happy Feet: 2875 W. 7th Street

Building burned down in a fire on December 8 (Monday), the same early morning as the large fire downtown. This Chinese-Korean massage palace had been opened at least since 2011. In the Westlake district located next to Beauty Secret on 7th Street at Magnolia Avenue near Wilshire Place, just a few steps east of Koreatown’s […]

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Beauty Secret – Closed

Building burned down in a fire on December 8 (Monday), the same early morning as the large fire downtown. Ths Korean hair salon had just opened in Spring 2014. Hours are 10:00 am – 7:00 pm, seven days a week. Located on 7th Street at Magnolia Avenue near Wilshire Place, just a few steps east […]

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The Original Wings Over LA – Closed

Blacklisted in September 2014. Closed by November 2014. WINGS OVER L.A. 2011134853 11/18/2011

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Bokka – Name Change

Korean restaurant located in the mini-mall on the NW corner of 6th and Western. 10/16/2012 98 A 05/10/2012 96 A 03/01/2012 93 A Been there more than 10 years. Changed ownership in 2013 and now serves Korean BBQ and Beef/Vegetables Shabu-Shabu. For Bokka’s former menu of blowfish, visit Dae Bok Restaurant at 2010 James M […]

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Stall 239 – Closed

LOCK AND KEY, 239 S VERMONT AVE, LOS ANGELES, CA, 90004. Date Closed: January 25, 2013. Reason for Closure: Vermin Harborage, Vermin Infestation.

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Man Kang – Closed

Man Kang Korean BBQ Restaurant

Space taken over by a Korean seafood restaurant in 2014.

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Insadong Galbi Noodles – Closed

Opened in the former space of DKB Restaurant on the northwest corner of 6th & Catalina in Fall 2013. Closed in late fall 2014. Space taken over by Jopok Toppoki. Mon-Sat 11 am – 11 pm Sun 11:30 am – 11 pm Disconnected phone number: (213) 568-3760

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Myeongdong Donkasu – Closed

MYEONGDONG DONKASU opened in mid-2011 and closed in mid-2014.

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Loyal Chinese House – Closed

UPDATE: Yet another ownership change for the space. New name of the Chinese eatery is Noodle Holic as of Winter 2014. Loyal Chinese House is a Korean-run Chinese restaurant notorious for not wanting to deal with non-Korean customers. In the old space of PONGEUINARA.

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Star King BBQ on Wilshire – Closed

Star King: Premium Korean BBQ

In the former space of Wilshire KBBQ Restaurant. Opened on July 9th, 2012. Closed 2014. Disconnected phone number: (213) 384-5464

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BodyBook Fitness – Closed

Opened in 2014. Closed in 2014. Monday to Friday: 8:30 am – 11:30 am 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm Saturday: 8:00 am – 11:00 am Closed Sundays. Contact persons: Stephanie Chigua & Laura Cruz

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Lime – Closed

Korean-run restaurant that opened in 2013 with an eclectic menu that features mandoo (Chinese/Korean dumplings) and other dishes inspired by Thai and Vietnamese cuisine.

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Red Pepper – Closed

UPDATE: Closed in the third week of August 2014. Restaurant just east of Koreatown’s formal borders Looking for a buyer as of January 2014. Price: $55,000 Size : 2350 SF Rent : 2850/month no cam charge There is a storage room upstairs. No Parking lot (only street parking). Lots of offices, Southwestern Law School and […]

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Viper Vapor – Closed

Closed by August 2014. Electronic cigarettes: restriction of use and advertising. Existing law defines an electronic cigarette as a device that can provide an inhalable dose of nicotine by delivering an inhalable solution. Existing law, to the extent not preempted by federal law, makes it unlawful for a person to sell or otherwise furnish an […]

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Sohyang – Closed

Kaput in 2014.

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Yuhyang Soondae – Closed

Yuhyang Soondae

Closed as of June 2014. Restaurant famously run by North Koreans who’ve left that country. Specialty: Soondae (blood sausages) Health rating of A as of 09/27/2012. “U Hyang Soon Dae” where Arirang restaurant used to be. Located in Southwest Koreatown. Space taken over in 2014 by Tang Seafood Restaurant.

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Honey Pig Trotter – Closed

Honey Pig Trotter: Oxford Center, 8th Street

Took over the space of Country Koko Chicken in Fall 2013. Space taken over by Original Wings Over L.A. in 2014. Served jokbal (pig’s feet), bossam (boiled pork) and gamjatang (pork bone soup). MENU Honey Pig Jogbal (Pigs’ Feet) $29.99 Bossam (Boiled Pork) $24.99 Jokbal Naengchae (Chilled Vegetables) $12.99 Maeun Jogbal (Spicy-Hot Pig’s Feet) $12.99 […]

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Jin Zza Ru – Closed

진짜루 (식당-중식) Restaurant serving Koreanized Chinese food. Health rating of A (90) as of 12/05/2012. * The restaurant’s Korean name is pronounced “Jin-jja-roo.” Jin Zza Ru, Jinzzaru, Jinjjaroo, Jinjjaru, Chinese Gate, Yogurt Park

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