We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Arroyo Chop House

536 S Arroyo Pkwy, Pasadena, CA 91105-2520
+1 626-577-7463
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
Closed Now
American, Steakhouse, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
536 S Arroyo Pkwy, Pasadena, CA 91105-2520
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (211)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 201 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is apparently a local favorite, which i found overpriced & under average insofar as their sreaks were concerned. The service left much to be demanded. It did not compare , eg to Ruths Chris, where both the service and the steaks were far...More

1  Thank mlwFortLee_Nj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I don't always want red meat but when I do this is the place to go ! It is SO good. I have food allergies and they accommodate my issues AND serve a delicious meal every time.

Thank newell12017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are not a member of their regular customer base beware. This attractive, noisy restaurant caters to an elite crowd at the expense of other diners who may be out for a special night. The food is excellent, steak is the way to go....More

Thank lascola
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Came here for dineLA and the menu did not disappoint. Service was impeccable, friendly without being stuffy. Steaks as always were great and the desserts were all awesome. They always have the soufflé and the hazelnut crunch cake was so good. It was like eating...More

Thank CloeNTravels
Reviewed 30 January 2018

I must say this is one of my top steakhouses in LA. I have not one complain -Fancy lol $$$ -Great wine selection -Great steak choices, whether you like a petite filet Mignon or the Cowboy rib eye. -Great service -Fast and Delicious Extremely packed...More

Thank Tiffany A
Reviewed 12 November 2017

I came here for a business dinner. Service was excellent, both at the bar and at our table. Waiters were attentive but not overbearing. The food was also excellent, with everything cooked perfectly and seasoned nicely. Prices are high, but to be expected for a...More

Thank lebriznon
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

The food and service here re unparalleled. It’s on the expensive side but you are likely to have a most memorable experience. The decor is magnificent and for the holidays, they’ll make an extra effort.

Thank Judy K
Reviewed 20 October 2017

A party of 16 for business dinner , valet parking ,nice decor , polite servers . Menu and wine list extensive . Shared appetizers , crab cake ,scallops and shrimp, different salads ( spinach ,Caesar ) Most ordered bone in ribeye and filet , moist...More

Thank 69tiger888
Reviewed 23 September 2017

This is a serious restaurant for serious steak lovers. Amazing wine list. Incredible steak selection. Gourmet all the way. Pricey. Fish options as well.

Thank PilotMichael
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

The good: excellent quality steak and they know how to properly prepare it rare. The bad: the sides. Uninspiring corn dish and over cooked/ burned Brussels sprouts. Based on this sample of two, they need to learn how to make sides as outstanding as their...More

Thank Nostromo42
Nearby HotelsSee all 31 hotels in Pasadena
GreenTree Pasadena Inn
353 reviews
.24 km away
Sheraton Pasadena
853 reviews
.75 km away
Hilton Pasadena
1,323 reviews
.88 km away
Courtyard Los Angeles Pasadena/Old Town
875 reviews
1.38 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Parkway Grill
285 reviews
.05 km away
546 reviews
.42 km away
Gale's Italian Restaurant and Bar
329 reviews
.33 km away
Nearby Attractions
Colorado Boulevard
218 reviews
1.02 km away
Old Pasadena
617 reviews
1.09 km away
Pasadena Convention Center
83 reviews
.89 km away
Pasadena Antique Mall
21 reviews
.92 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
5 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Pat O | Reviewed this property |
Not really! California casual is the order of the day. Dress comfortably but warmly because of the air conditioning, but jackets are not required!
Peng L
10 July 2015|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from Gregg S | Property representative |
We are happy to serve children. We do not have a child's menu and the atmosphere, as other guests mentioned, is steakhouse ambiance—dark wood, booths, and dim lighting. We do all that we can to accommodate our guests... More
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 536 S Arroyo Pkwy, Pasadena, CA 91105-2520
    (California Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-577-7463
  • E-mail
Ever-popular in the Pasadena area for the ultimate in business dinners, special-occasion dining and after-work cocktails hand crafted by the mixologists-Chop House has a broad appeal. USDA Prime Steaks, served exclusively, are aged, hand-cut daily, and perfectly seared in a 500 degree oven. Traditional steakhouse side dishes include creamed spinach, roasted garlic-mashed potatoes and massive asparagus spears. All desserts are made in-house including the signature Chocolate and Grand Marnier Souffles. The strikingly handsome restaurant exudes a youthful energy that gives the time-honored dining concept universal appeal. Our seasoned staff makes every effort to ensure our guests a remarkable dining experience and are happy to help guide them through the award-winning wine list.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing