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Genwa

5115 Wilshire Blvd Ste A, Los Angeles, CA 90036-4366
+1 323-549-0760
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bulgogi” (12 reviews)
“beef” (19 reviews)
“tofu soup” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Korean, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
5115 Wilshire Blvd Ste A, Los Angeles, CA 90036-4366
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1 - 10 of 123 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is spectacular! BBQ prime rib and seafood are of the highest quality. The all you can eat banchan are all fantastic. Great service and atmosphere add to the whole experience. Yes the price isn't cheap but everyone was extremely full and satisfied.

Thank B00tpacker
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Although a little pricey and no reservations taken, this place is excellent. I always go with family and try to go at an off-time, like late afternoon for dinner around 3-4 p.m. The banchan is excellent, and the staff will replenish whatever you like. The...More

Thank KATHRYN S
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Food - excellent. Unquestionably delicious and definitely something to cater to all tastes. The entire concept was fascinating and a true experience. Service - given the nature of Korean BBQ it's a very intimate service and as a result it was excellent. Our server was...More

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We had family & friends gathering including kids with ages from 2-6yo. We made a reservation ahead, and a nice room was reserved for us. They brought out small portion rice/soup/dry seaweed just for kids. The food was a little more expensive than typical Korean...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Chic dark decor, good service with no table bbq at lunch. We ordered classic Korean dishes and those came with close to 20 side vegetable dishes. And they were all good. Various kim chee= radish and napa cabbage, large bean sprouts, tiniest crispy fried fish...More

Thank EuForia_01
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

This place was AWESOME! We had just landed in LA and wanted to make this our first stop. We did not anticipate it being busy, but we were told we had an hour wait (which we definitely did not wait more than 30 minutes). Sat...More

Thank Alexandra C
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

I came here about 3 years ago because I love Korean food and wanted to try the KBBQ experience. It blew me (and my coworkers) away. Well I hadn't had the opportunity to make it back out to LA since until recently. As soon as...More

Thank Reggie B
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Despite being far from Koreatown, this is probably the best KBBQ I've had. Food and service were both great. Parking is usually rough in this neighborhood but it's especially easy with a valet in the garage.

Thank EydneW
Reviewed 10 January 2017

I have been to Genwa on many occasions over the past 3 years. It never fails. First and foremost, the service is excellent. The hosts and waitstaff are great at customer service, something that you won't always find a little further east in Koreatown. As...More

Thank mushigaga
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Crowded and very friendly place. Very yummy food and wine. We ordered Bulgogi prepared by the kitchen which was somewhat sweet and very tasty. We got a pancake that we hadn't ordered. We thought it was part of the meal but we ended up paying...More

Thank JohanFalken
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Parking Available, Valet Parking
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5115 Wilshire Blvd Ste A, Los Angeles, CA 90036-4366
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighbourhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 323-549-0760
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