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Woo Lae Oak of Seoul - CLOSED

623 S Western Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90005-3023
+1 213-384-2244
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  • Terrible20%
28 Jul 2011
“Changed it's name to Bann, and it's still very good”
10 Nov 2008
“delicious and beautiful”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Asian, Korean, Chinese
623 S Western Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90005-3023
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Reviewed 28 July 2011

Probably the most trendy Korean restaurant in the USA, but you can not tell it by the price of the food on the menu. I gave an extra star for the free, ample parking in the middle of very busy Mid-Wilshie District. I gave only...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2008

Delicious and inventive for me as I would not usually choose Korean food. I am so glad my friend suggested it. Great service, and helpful in choosing what to order. The decor was also very impressive and beautiful.

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Reviewed 8 November 2008

The food was great. Traditional Korean food. Service awesome. Friendly and kind servers. Remind me of unforgettable birthday I had in Chicago Wooraeoak.The beef BBQ dish and Nangmyun taste even better in LA.

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Reviewed 22 November 2007

Great place and great food but too expensive!

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Los Angeles, CA
Reviewed 19 February 2005

I went to Woo Lae Oak in Beverly Hills Feb 2005. I was disgusted how bad tasting the food was. The food was somewhat expensive. $20 for lunch. The food quality: awful. I was really disappointed. The fish (main entre) was so salty that I...More

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  • Address: 623 S Western Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90005-3023
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighbourhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 213-384-2244
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