Tag Archives: Wilshire and Western

Wilshire Boulevard and Western Avenue form a prominent historical intersection in the city of Los Angeles. It is in the Koreatown district. The landmark is the art-deco building housing the Wiltern Theater, across the street from a stop of the Metro Subway’s Purple Line. Pierre National Building…

Wilshire·Western Metro Station

Wilshire Western metro station

“Alfred Hoyun Song” Metro Station 코리아타운 엘레이 디렉토리

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Ralphs by Wilshire & Western

Ralphs Supermarket by the Wiltern

Has two stores in Koreatown — one on 3rd & Vermont, the other by Wilshire & Western

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Louis Castel Golf Sportswear – Temporarily Closed Due to COVID

Louis Castel: Golf Sportwear Shop

Corner of 6th Street and Western Avenue. Parking on Oxford Avenue.

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Kashira Sushi Ramen Bar

Kashira Sushi + Ramen Bar

Opened in late 2015, in the space formerly occupied by Gatten Sushi on the ground floor of the Solair Building.

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Gong Cha

GongCha in Los Angeles

GongCha is a Taiwanese beverage franchise specializing in Tea, Coffee, Boba, and Juice.

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AT&T Corporate Store

This is the large AT&T store by the Wiltern Theater.

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Verizon Wireless Solair

Ground floor of the Solair building by the Wilshire & Western exit of the metro subway station

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Denny’s – Wilshire

Denny's Wilshire: American Food in Koreatown

American diner chain with two locations in Koreatown — this on Wilshire & Oxford near the Wiltern, and the other on Vermont

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Sinopot in Koreatown LA

Restaurant featuring hotpots including various kinds of meats, vegetables, soups and dumplings…

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Coco Nail

Coco Nail Salon on Western Avenue

Nail salon in the space formerly occupied by Cindy Cho Aveda on the ground floor of the Solair building on the northeast corner of Wilshire & Western.

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Tom n Toms @ Solair – Closed

UPDATE: Space has been taken over by Gong Cha as of January 2017.

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Cailyn Cosmetics – Solair

Cailyn Makeup Store - Koreatown LA

South Korean brand of cosmetics.

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Gatten Sushi – Closed

Gatten Sushi at Wilshire & Western

Conveyor-belt sushi restaurant. 回転寿司 or kaiten-zushi

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Oren Shabu – Closed

Oren Shabu on the second floor of the Solair Building – Closed.

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Hair Day – Moved

Hair Day at the Solair

Korean-run beauty salon on the second floor of the Solair.

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Cindy Cho Aveda Salon – Closed

Hair salon that carried Aveda hair and skin care products in the retail front. Ground floor of the Solair building at Wilshire and Western.

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Aroma Cafe – Closed

The Korean-owned Aroma Cafe opened in the summer of 2010 on the Western Avenue side of the Solair Building on Wilshire Boulevard. Free Wi-Fi.

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Solair Cleaners – Closed

Solair Cleaners opened on March 8, 2010. Same owner as Aroma Cafe around the corner. Business Hours: 8:00 am – 7:00 pm, Monday to Friday; 9:00 am – 6:00 pm on Saturday; closed on Sunday.

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