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SanSai Japanese Grill

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350 S Lake Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101-3530
+1 626-683-0900
11:00 - 21:30
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Los Angeles, California
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Quick dinner with teriyaki chicken and delicious salads. Love the tomato salad with cucumbers and Chinese salad with dressings. We go about every two weeks for a delicious supper.

Thank tsadon
Pasadena, California
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95 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2015

Recently went with a small group and ordered a few dishes to share. Everything was delicious. Will go back soon and try more entrées.

Thank MrsCDinLA
San Dimas, California
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2015

Great service and great food. Visit every week for lunch. The salmon salad and spicy sashimi salad is excellent.

Thank Celia O
So Cal
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512 reviews
365 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2014

this is the place my "non-foodie" parents like to eat. The food is reasonable, and its teriyaki and other Japanese foods that people like. The food is here OK, nothing to write home about. I would preferably go somewhere else. I've been here several times, but last night was just another one that I never bothered to mention because there... More 

Thank d l
Pasadena, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 9 October 2013

We often visit the SanSai Japanese Grill restaurant on S. Lake Blvd, which is pretty close to our home. The chicken, steak, shrimp plates are nice and cheap.

Thank Chuanxi L
Pasadena, CA
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143 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2012

We've been stopping here for lunch or dinner for many years now. It is far more than a fast food restaurant as the menu selection is very large with a wide variety of rolls and other dishes. The prices are very reasonable. Always pay the extra dollar for the Sumi salad and/or the miso soup with your meal -- and... More 

Thank Paul9876
Los Angeles, California
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359 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 209 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2011

I often eat here or get take-out. The salads are very fresh and delicious, so are their sushi rolls. My favorite are the combination plate....everything from teriyaki chicken, beef, chicken, shrimp, to Udon soup, to noodle dishes. LOVE this place! Never had a bad experience here! There's plenty of seating and a huge parking lot is right outside. (Hint: you... More 

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Reviewed 24 October 2008

healthy work-lunch place

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Reviewed 24 October 2008

Bad food

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2008


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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 350 S Lake Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101-3530
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-683-0900

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