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Koreatown

Los Angeles, CA
+1 213-272-6618
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Cool place to stay when visiting LA

Many good korean restaurants Easy to walk around and find direction Hotel Normandie is also a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Angie C
via mobile
Good Place for Dinner

Good neighborhood for excellent Korean food, usually served in simple neighborhood restaurants... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
Thomas V
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Oakland, California
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Neighborhood in the city's midtown section that serves as the hub for cultural, social and business life for Korean residents.
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good44%
  • Average22%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“korea town” (5 reviews)
“korean food” (10 reviews)
“k pop” (4 reviews)
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Los Angeles, CA
Central L.A
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+1 213-272-6618
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Many good korean restaurants Easy to walk around and find direction Hotel Normandie is also a great place to stay in the area

Thank Angie C
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Good neighborhood for excellent Korean food, usually served in simple neighborhood restaurants. It's pretty much the center of Los Angeles, so full of traffic and very densely-populated. Not very pretty.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for a night out, do not go to Koreatown. Unless you're Korean, you're unlikely to find a lively area at all here. Unfortunately I couldn't find "Club Bound" on Trip Advisor but this is a club that I started off with at...More

Thank Hung V
Reviewed 20 July 2017

There are waaay too much great Korean BBQ places to chose from and lot of the good restaurants and cafes and ice cream and snack shops to choose from.

1  Thank mbsmsp
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Not a really turistoc place but interesting to eat Korea food and buy Korean food products. Lots of Korean restaurants and stores. Is not a place to walk for tourism, nor it has particular interesting buildings.

Thank Sandra V
Reviewed 23 April 2017

This part of Los Angeles is like Seoul outside of Korea. From the moment you enter Korea town everything is written in Korean and everyone speaks Korean. It is funny to walk around here and to see all shops similar to any town in Korea....More

4  Thank FranceGlobetrotter
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

K-town has a flourishing scene of bars, restaurants and some of the best spas in L.A. There are places in Koreatown where you swear you are in Asia. And yet, it's also 100% Los Angeles: malls, large supermarkets, clothing stores, Korean souvenirs , bikes, snacks,...More

Thank Cma P
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Koreatown's where you go if you're craving a culinary adventure. This place is a savory smorgasbord. The area itself isn't particularly pretty - a prime example of L.A. strip-mall style - but if you can ignore the architecturally-challenged surroundings, you're in for a treat. Those...More

1  Thank BMunchausen
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Visited the Koreatown Plaza mall on a trip last week. Its a mall straight out of the 80s. For those wanting to see what a mall looks like in Korea, this isn't it -sorry. Stores were mostly empty and there was very little foot traffic...More

3  Thank JackReacher2016
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

People here are generally very hospitable. As is the food, so warm and inviting to your mouth. But be careful, as the heat of their Tofu and Bulgogi plates won't save you long from the blistering cold that thrives outside. Thank Goodness my Girlfriend was...More

Thank Danny A
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Response from mbsmsp | Reviewed this property |
We're not Korean but felt safe walking around, even at night, during our whole stay. We stayed at the Line hotel and walked around the surrounding area.
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