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Closed by the L.A. County Health Department.

Olocuilta Pupusería

Olocuilta Salvadoran Restaurant

Small restaurant that serves Mexican and Salvadoran food. Known for pupusas.

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Pipers Restaurant – Closed

Date Closed: June 13, 2017 Date Reopened: June 17, 2017 Reason for Closure: Vermin Infestation

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TEN-PAKU (Tenraku / Ten Raku)

Date Closed: September 21, 2012 Date Reopened: September 24, 2012 Reason for Closure: Vermin harborage, Vermin infestation TEN-PAKU, 4177 W 3RD ST, LOS ANGELES, CA, 90020 Tenraku BBQ Restaurant てんらく焼肉レストラン Had been 낙지마을. Listed in County Health records as TEN-RAKY.

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Island Pacific Supermarket – Destroyed by Fire

Island Pacific Seafood Market

Filipino grocery store and seafood market that was destroyed by fire on January 10, 2018.

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Gok Jee Catering

Gokjee Foods

꼭지캐더링 Temporarily closed by the health department in June 2014 on account of vermin.

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Selecta Supermarket – Reopened

Shut down by the L.A. County health department on August 17, 2016, because of vermin infestation.

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Mr. Pizza – Closed

Mr. Pizza (Korean restaurant)

Korean restaurant chain known for fusion pizza.

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Hi Pizza

Hi Pizza Delivery: Western Avenue, LA

Closed in the summer of 2016 by the L.A. County Health Department for not having a public health permit.

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Jun Won Restaurant – Closed

Korean restaurant known for the authenticity of the dishes, especially the fish entrees and the quality of its banchan (side dishes). Menu…

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Pollo a la Brasa Western

Peruvian Flag

Note that the L.A. County Health Department temporarily shut down Pollo A La Brasa from 02/17/2015 to 02/18/2015.

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Beer Belly

Temporarily closed by the L.A. County health department June 23-25, 2016, on account of vermin infestation.

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Iota Cafe – Closed

IOTA Cafe on Western Avenue was a Korean eatery known for Western-style desserts and Korean fusion dishes like kimchi carbonara. Health department closure in 2014. Finally closed for business in 2016.

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School Food

School Food Blooming Roll Shrimp Kimbap

Temporarily closed by the health department in May 2014 due to vermin harborage and infestation.

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Mat Goeul – Closed

Matgoeul Korean Restaurant

MAT GOEUL, 361 S WESTERN AVE #101, LOS ANGELES, CA, 90020 Permanently closed as of February 2016.

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Star BBQ – Ardmore

Shut down by the health department, January 28 – February 3, 2015. Reason: Vermin harborage Mon 5:00 pm – 2:00 am Tue 5:00 pm – 2:00 am Wed 5:00 pm – 2:00 am Thu 5:00 pm – 2:00 am Fri 5:00 pm – 2:00 am Sat 5:00 pm – 2:00 am Sun 4:00 pm – […]

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Elephant Snack Corner – Closed

Kokkiri Boonshik was a small Korean restaurant on the southwest corner of Western & 9th known for being open 24 hours and for its cheap prices, as well as being repeatedly given a C health rating by the L.A. County Health Department. Health rating of B as of 12/19/2014. UPDATE: Elephant permanently went of business in […]

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Hello Restaurant – Temporarily Closed

Hello Italian Fusion Restaurant

Korean-operated Italian pasta restaurant on the second floor of the building on the southwest corner of 6th Street and Western Avenue, above Caffe Bene.

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Numero Uno Pizza & Pasta – Closed

The Halal Guys has taken over the space.

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Pho Plus – Closed

Pho Plus: Next to Yan Bian on 3rd Street

Korean-run pho restaurant in a dingy strip mall in North Koreatown… next to Yan Bian.

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Inside the food court of Koreatown Plaza on Western Avenue. Ordered by the health department to close due to vermin on 04/20/2015

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California Market Gimbap

This is the one inside Rodeo Galleria on Western Avenue. It is not related to the one on Wilshire. Closed by health department due to vermin, March 17 – 23, 2015.

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