Posts Tagged ‘Korean’

August 18, 2010 2

Kalbi Burger

By in 07: Mid-Wilshire

We all know how good Korean fusion Tacos can be, so the idea of Korean fusion burger sounds very promising. As soon as I saw the signage of “Kalbi burger coming soon” I knew I have to check this place out. Kalbi Burger finally opened, it’s located at the edge of Koreatown and Hancock park, […]

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February 21, 2010 5

Yong Su San (Koreatown)

By in 07: Mid-Wilshire

We’ve been to plenty of Korean restaurants in Korea town but we never been to one that’s more refine and upscale. There’re lots of really good homey comfort food in Korean cuisine but I’m not sure if fine dining exists (please correct me if I’m wrong).  Upon research, seems like Yong Su San‘s prix fixe […]

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December 9, 2009 2

Gon Jiam (Koreatown)

By in 07: Mid-Wilshire

My foodie friend recommended me this hole-in-the-wall joint Gon Jiam that served what he described as hidden Korean food. Even though the place is small and mom n’ pop shop feeling, it has an user friendly English + Photo menu on the wall. Yummy homemade condiment and side dishes. Pork Belly Bosam $18.23. I’ve had […]

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December 3, 2009 1


By in 21: Food truck

Finally tried the famous Kogi, the Korean BBQ “fusion” taco truck that started the whole “hip” food truck trend. Kogi rarely make stops around where I work, so when we found out from the very useful Find LA food Truck that it’s stopping near Amoeba one evening, a group of us head out for it […]

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March 23, 2009 9

SHIN BBQ (Hollywood)

By in 08: Hollywood

A new place has opened near where I work. I’m glad it’s not another overpriced burger/sandwich type of place. SHIN is a Korean BBQ restaurant with the inevitable “Hollywood ambiance” due to its locations. The Asian-inspired interior was a dramatic contrast from the minimal exterior. I like the brightness and openness of the space. The tables […]

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