349 E. 1st St., Suite 3E

349 E. 1st St., Suite 3E, Los Angeles, CA 90012


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The "Far East Building"- Historical Landmark and Affordable Housing in Little Tokyo

The 1896 "Far East Building" at 347 - 353 E. First Street in Little Tokyo was once a center of Japanese cultural life. This was a commercial building that had a famous restaurant called the "Far East Chop Suey Café." They were known as the place the fortune cookie was originally discovered and served Chicago style Chow Mein. This building was closed after damage from the 1994 Northridge earthquake. The Little Tokyo Service center completed a 3.8 million dollar renovation on the "Far East Bui... View More
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