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Koreatown LA Directory: Featured Establishments

California Marketplace – Open

California Market Los Angeles

NE corner of 5th Street & Western Avenue in the lot formerly occupied by Gaju Market

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Madang Mall (Directory)

Madang Korean Mall in Koreatown LA

Shopping & entertainment on Western Avenue, just north of Wilshire Boulevard .

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Buddhist Meditation Center

Buddhist Meditation in Los Angeles

Buddhist temple that offers classes

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Boongho Japanese Restaurant

Boongho Japanese Restaurant

Korean-run Japanese restaurant at the Wilshire/Gramercy strip mall

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Wilshire·Western Metro Station

Wilshire Western metro station

“Alfred Hoyun Song” Metro Station… 코리아타운 엘레이 디렉토리

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Consulate General of South Korea

South Korean Consulate in LA

Located on Wilshire Boulevard between Vermont Avenue and New Hampshire Avenue

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Berendo Center

Strip Mall on Berendo and 6th

Strip mall on the NW corner of 6th Street and Berendo Street… Dick’s Liquor, Gaam Karaoke, K&C Hair, Prim Cleaners, Dansungsa, Seongbukdong…

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Ham Hung Restaurant

Ham-Hung Naeng-myeon Restaurant

Known for naeng-myeon (cold noodles)

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Scent Coffee & Flowers

Cafe Scent: Wilshire & Serrano

Coffee shop that also sells flowers.

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Kang Nam Restaurant

Kang Nam Restaurant on Olympic

Located in the southwest region of Koreatown. Opened by Chef Sang Hun Lee in May 1983.

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Bullocks Wilshire Building

Bullocks on Wilshire: Art Deco (Back of Building)

Located at 3050 Wilshire Boulevard, a 230,000-square-foot Art Deco building

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Wilshire Library – Temporarily Closed Due to COVID

Wilshire Branch Library in North Koreatown

LAPL branch serving North Koreatown

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Pio Pico Library – Temporarily Closed Due to COVID

Pio Pico Koreatown Branch Library

The library is named after Pío de Jesús Pico, the last Mexican governor of Alta California. He died in 1894.

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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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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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Chinese Consulate-General in LA

China's Consular Office in Koreatown LA

You may take Freeway 101, exit Vermont Avenue. and go south on Vermont, turn left at 4th Street, and then turn right at the next intersection (Shatto Place).

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Western Discount Department Store

Western Discount Store

Korean-owned stalls inside sell underwear, socks, children’s hanbok, and Korean souvenirs.

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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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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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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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Wool Um Ma

Wool Umma

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

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