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Shogun Restaurant

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470 N Halstead St, Pasadena, CA 91107-3124
+1 626-351-8945
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11:30 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri 11:30 - 22:30
Sat 12:00 - 22:30
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Los Angeles, CA
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43 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Only my second time ever having teppan. The chef put on a good show and the food was really good. My steak was melt-in-your-mouth tender. I subtracted a star because of the horrid techno music the chef flips on and off during the show

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Thank Richard320
Los Angeles, California
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115 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Shogun Restaurant in Eastern Pasadena offers a delightful, and entertaining dining experience. With family-style seating, the atmosphere is very social and comfortable, while the chef prepares your dinner at your table. The chicken, steak and shrimp dishes were all delicious, and prepared as you watch. Overall, Highly Recommended!

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Thank Robert V
Arcadia, California
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3 reviews
Reviewed 6 August 2016

This is a very good dinner stop if you want some culinary entertainment to go along with the food. The grill chefs are great with our kids, patient and helpful, and the all in all a very nice special occasion spot.

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Thank gordie m
Pasadena, California
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123 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

I don't think Shogun is as good as it used to be but I still enjoy it it. We always eat at one of the teppan grill tables. I think the heat of the grill really sears I the flavor. My usual is the steak and chicken combo. My wife always gets the filet mignon. Dinners come with a salad,... More 

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Thank So_Cal_Illini_81
London, United Kingdom
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604 reviews
369 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2015

We go to this Japanese restaurant, where the food is cooked at your table, each time that we visit Los Angelese, as it is the very favourite restaurant of two of my great nieces, and a main part of my Californian family. I have always gone along with it, and thought it pretty good, as part of what my nieces... More 

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Thank Peter T
Los Angeles, California
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359 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 209 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2015

Went and took a family member there for their birthday last night...we chose the Teppan, where you sit at a "table" with other people and the food gets cooked right in front of you. The restaurant itself is nothing fancy, it's a bit noisy in there, but we had a fun time watching the chef prepare our chicken, lobster, scallops,... More 

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Thank GermaicanSpiceGirl
Los Angeles, California
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48 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2015

Shogun is noisy, hot (if you sit around the communal cooking area) but can be fun if you are feeling social and want your dinner to be part food and part performance. The steak, chicken and scallops are pretty good. Stick to Japanese beer for adult beverages, the bar is tiny and limited. I would imagine better places for sushi.

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Thank Padrino62
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Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

It was my oldest birthday and he wanted to go for the dinner and the show. Great food, cooked to order. The chef gave us a great show. Just make sure if you don't want to wait make a reservation

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California
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 June 2015 via mobile

Went to the restaurant because friend wants something different and passed by this place so many times because it's located next to my local Trader Joe's. I know their specialty is the Teppan Chef theatre when the chef entertained you with his knife skills, but for now I opted for the sit down dinner.first impression, I think they can benefit... More 

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Thank Argonaut72
Pasadena, California
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81 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2014

Haven't been here in a while but seems things may have changed. They were short staffed and a host was serving food on the side with the Sushi bar. The waiter came by and I had to stop him to get drinks which were never refilled. The food also seemed to have changed. I am hoping that it was simply... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 470 N Halstead St, Pasadena, CA 91107-3124
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-351-8945

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?