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KOREAN IN KOREATOWN LA

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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Madang Mall

Madang Korean Mall in Koreatown LA

Shopping and entertainment complex located just north of Wilshire Boulevard on the western side of Western Avenue. Directory of tenants.

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Tahl Mah Sah Buddhist Monastery & Temple

Thalmasa

Located in the southwest area of Koreatown, a modest Buddhist shrine with a main hall for prayer, a small bell pavilion and small Buddha statues.

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Wilshire·Western / Alfred Hoyun Song station

Wilshire Western metro station

윌셔·웨스턴/알프레드 호윤 송 스테이션

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CGV Cinemas LA

CGV Cinemas USA

First stateside offshoot of the South Korean movie chain.

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SM Town Museum

SM Town Museum, Koreatown LA

Museum of South Korean entertainment corporation known for slave contracts and legal disputes with trainees and contract celebrities.

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E!GHT KOREAN BBQ

8 Korean BBQ Restaurant

Korean barbecue restaurant whose specialty is eight flavors of samgyeopsal (pork belly).

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Wako Donkasu – Olympic

Wako Donkasu chopsticks

Korean restaurant whose house specialty is the Japanese tonkatsu. There is another Wako branch on Wilshire.

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Haejangchon KBBQ Restaurant

Haejangcheon

Korean BBQ restaurant

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It’s Boba Time on 6th Street

The Boba Time: 6th Street

Patbingsu (Korean shaved ice with red beans) and Pistachio Frappe

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Shinurang Olkerang

Shinurang Olkerang Restaurant

“All Family Restaurant” in southwest Koreatown. 시누랑올케랑 (식당-한중식/분식) The Korean pronunciation of the restaurant’s name is “Shinoo-rahng, Olkeh-rahng.”

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Cosmetic World – Madang

Cosmetic World at Madang

Part of a Korean American chain of cosmetic stores. Opened at the Madang in early 2013 after closing its store inside City Center on 6th.

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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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Lee Wha Hanbok Dress Store

Lee Hwa Hanbok Store

Prices start from $100 at Leewha for children-size hanbok and at $500 for an adult to be outfitted in traditional Korean costume.

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Yangji Gamjatang

Yangji Gamjatang

Korean restaurant whose house specialty is Gamjatang (pork-bone soup).

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SSAM

SSAM Korean Charcoal BBQ on Western

Korean charcoal BBQ restaurant.

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Chocolate Chair @ Madang

Chocolate Chair

Located inside The Face Shop of Madang Plaza on Western Avenue. Serves nitrogen ice-cream, patbingsu (shaved-ice with red beans) and coffee.

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Magal BBQ

Magal BBQ exterior sign

Korean BBQ Restaurant

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Han Bat Sul Lung Tang

Hanbat Shul Lung Tang

Small hole-in-the-wall Korean restaurant famous for Seolleong-tang (ox-bone soup). CASH ONLY… B health rating.

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Little Bean Cafe

Little Bean Cafe

Coffee shop on the third floor of Koreatown Galleria, southeast corner of Olympic & Western.

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Castle BBQ

Castle All You Can Eat BBQ

All-you-can-eat Korean barbecue restaurant.

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