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Roy's Pasadena

641 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91101-2005
+1 626-356-4066
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Polynesian, Hawaiian, American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
641 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91101-2005
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tried the happy hour ( it goes by a different name). Astonishingly good. They have enlarged the ‘happy hr area, and, seemingly, the portions, as well. Everything we ordered, the spare ribs, sush roll, gyiza, and our drinks, was DELICIOUS, and more than ample. The...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is very good and the menu options are plentiful. The chef is excellent. The location is close to the Pasadena Playhouse and Old Town.

Thank Gene G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I made a reservation on their website and had to change it twice with no problem. They're celebrating 30 years and were offering $30 off the tab if you reserved during a certain time which was perfect for our family gathering of 7. We had...More

Thank youjewel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service, creative California cuisine. They really go out of their way to please. A consistently excellent dining experience.

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Seen reviews of Toys, and coming to Pasadena from Ireland I wanted to try this type of food. Quite simply everything we ordered (calamari, tempura, 4 plate platter sample dish) was amazing. Our server helped selecting these and she was spot on. I'd definitely come...More

Thank letaylors03
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We dined on our anniversary. It was an expensive dinner- over $200. Met with mediocre service and food. Ambiance was meh- I had lobster and steak. My husband had yellowtail fish. Wine list just okay. He loved his meal more than I did. I forget...More

Thank socaligirl222
Reviewed 7 May 2018

We occasionally enjoy a Sunday matinee play at the Pasenda Playhouse, and had wanted to give Roy's a try. The wine was the highlight of the dinner, which have we found out was marked up by over $30.00. Value or quality, are not words to...More

Thank 594bodhi
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Enjoyed Lunch here. Great staff, quality menu, and clean!!! Large Dining area, but very quiet so easy to have conversations. Thoroughly enjoyable.

Thank joecrossbow
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

I was staying in Pasadena for a few days and was told Colorado street has a lot of great food choices. Luckily I stumbled into this place because it’s below my friends apartment. Nice full bar and big restaurant with great unique dishes. Definitely give...More

Thank eyecoin
Reviewed 29 April 2018

First, if you're going to dine here on a Friday or Saturday night, make a RESERVATION! The place was packed on Friday at dinner and we waited 10 minutes even though we had a reservation. Second, if you want some peace and quiet, try to...More

Thank HappyTraveler0109
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John H
22 September 2016|
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Response from helenyamahata | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if they have a summer prix fix menu, but they do have a happy hour. A while back, I had a Travelzoo coupon that worked like a prix fix menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 641 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91101-2005
    (North El Molino Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Located in front of our restaurant on Colorado Blvd.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-356-4066
  • E-mail
Blending classic techniques with adventurous Pacific Rim flavors, culinary pioneer Roy Yamaguchi created an entirely new approach to fine dining. The first Roy's opened in Honolulu in 1988 and we've spread our warm hospitality and passion for innovative and creative cuisine around the world ever since. Indulge in one of our spectacular cocktails or choose a glass from our award-winning wine list while you discover the fresh ingredients and outstanding seafood, expertly prepared by our local chefs that made us famous.
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