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Yang Chow

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3777 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91107-3808
+1 626-432-4538
Today
11:30 - 22:45
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 - 21:45
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:45
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Pasadena, CA
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52 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

i have yet to try anything here that I don't like - that said, we are vegetarians and really like the vegetarian lo mein and kung pao tofu (yum!!), we had come back from Wo Hop in NYC and wanted eggplant w/black bean sauce, although it's not on the menu they are happy to make it and it is delicious... More 

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San Jose, California
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our lunch here. They have a big menu -- both Mandarin and Szechuan , the food was well prepared, and the portions were generous. The staff was attentive and service was quick. It was clear that this was a favorite with the locals.

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Thank lambmj
Rancho Cucamonga, California
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268 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

My wife went with another couple who swear that this place is so good that they come here every time they are in Pasadena. We ordered the 3 musketeer lo-mien and slippery shrimp. WOW, this combination was awesome. The food was fresh and a great taste and not too much spice. We loved the food so much we are going... More 

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Burbank, California
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56 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

This place has the best slippery shrimp. A must try!! The service is just average but the food is delicious. They have other locations in Los Angeles and Woodland Hill. The food is consistent in all the locations, the service too!

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Thank lisapF1459DM
Kissimmee, Florida
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

Friendly staff, great food, Fried Wontons best I've ever has, light and flavorful. Chichen Corn Soup pipping hot and delish. Pork Fred Rice was filled with pork. Can't wait to come back.

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Thank Carolyn F
Arcadia, California
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

I love Yang Chow, everyone orders one thing for no more than $16 and you have lots to choose from. OK service it's not the worst, and great location. Definitely recommend the Orange Chicken.

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Thank Thehotelguy5
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625 reviews
382 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 229 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

We used to get Yang Chow brought in from Chinatown when working nights and weekends downtown. It was a great treat them and still is. Try this for sure.

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Thank AngusDad
Rancho Cucamonga, California
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317 reviews
232 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

We stopped by here for lunch with another couple in our way home from LA. My husband and I had not been here since we had changed our eating habits. Although we are now minimizing carbs, we tried some standbys and a new dish. The Slippery Shrimp was great as always. For my husband and I, it is now too... More 

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Pasadena, California
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144 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2015

Really superb Kung Pao sauce on the Chicken served by attentive and helpful staff. Plenty of good parking for an upscale restaurant where you can still let your hair down and have a good time with friends. Also, the present of a Chinese New Year calendar was a nice touch! Definitely go...you'll go back.

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Thank HappyTraveler0109
Pasadena, California
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133 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2015

.WE started going to Yang Chow in LA's China Town 30+ years ago. Their Pasadena location is just a good and a whole lot closer. Favorite dish: Slippery Shrimp - excellent. But all of their food is good. It is so good that our friends who live in Kansas City now eat there when they come back for a visit.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:45
Monday
11:30 - 21:45
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:45
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:45
Thursday
11:30 - 21:45
Friday
11:30 - 22:45
Saturday
11:30 - 22:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3777 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91107-3808
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-432-4538

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?