Tag Archives: opened 2016


Klat Cafe

Cafe that took over the Tom n Toms space at the Madang Mall on Western Avenue. Usually open seven days a week from 9:00 am to 12 midnight.

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The Kimbap

Eatery specializing in kimbap (rice rolls). Opened on the southeast corner of 4th Street and Western Avenue in September 2016.

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Dalguji Restaurant

A small, modest Korean restaurant on Western Avenue. 한식전문 달구지 쌈밥전문

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Sheng Ramen – Closed

Sheng Ramen in Koreatown LA

Taiwanese-owned eatery on the northeast corner of 7th Street and Vermont Avenue… Menu includes tomato-sauce ramen and jajiang ramen.

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WaBa Grill – Wiltern Theater

WaBa Grill on Western Avenue by Wilshire Boulevard

Restaurant chain that in 2016 opened a location at the Wiltern Theater building on the Western Avenue side, south of Wilshire Boulevard.

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The Halal Guys

The Halal Guys on Wilshire & Mariposa in Koreatown LA

Opened July 8th (Friday), 2016, at 3432 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90010. The location was formerly a Numero Uno Pizzeria branch. Menu: halal gyros in white sauce The Halal Guys on the southwest corner of Wilshire Boulevard and Mariposa Avenue.

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Harvard Yard Bar

Harvard Yard Bar on Western Avenue

Just south of Koreatown’s southern border, in Harvard Heights. Full Bar with 4 Beers on Tap. Karaoke Thursdays & Sundays. Live Music & DJ on Fridays and Saturdays. Pool Table, Darts, and Touch Tunes Jukebox.

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La Vue Cafe

La Vue Wine & Dining on Wilshire Boulevard

Scheduled to open in 2016 in the space formerly occupied by Starlight Karaoke on the northwest corner of Wilshire & Manhattan.

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Oh San Restaurant – Closed

Oh San Korean Restaurant

Took over the space of the defunct Mat Goeul in early 2016. The house specialty of this new eatery is soondae (traditional Korean blood sausages).

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Jinsol Gukbap

A small Korean restaurant whose specialty is gukbap.

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Kpop Chicken – Closed

Kpop Chicken: Western Avenue in Koreatown LA

Restaurant that opened in January 2016 in the space formerly occupied by Red Soup. House specialty: Korean fried chicken Business hours run to 2:00 am with soju and other kinds of alcohol.

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