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Gin Sushi

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3589 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91107-3817
+1 626-440-9611
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11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:30
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Whenever we go to another sushi spot we always compare it to Gin! We always get salmon collar, spicy salmon hand roll and now to add to our favorites, scallop sushi. Love it! My son always gets the chicken teriyaki with the sauce on the side and edamame. He eats it all up!

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Portland, Oregon
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205 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

The best choice here is to order California rolls or sushi. The salmon entree was awful. The Teriyaki sauce was poured on top of over-cooked salmon and the tempura was greasy. This seems to be a very popular place with locals as it was packed on Friday night with lots of families with children. The service was pleasant. The decor... More 

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Thank nuwildcat65
Pasadena, California
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118 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Been here a number of times. The prices are somewhat lower than most of the Sushi places further West, like Takuya or Matsuri. The portions are generous. The downside-the atmosphere, service and reception when you arrive leave much to be improved and the quality of the sushi is not quite up to the level of places like Takuya or Matsuri,... More 

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Thank mlwFortLee_Nj
Los Angeles
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

must have the spcicy sashimi, as well as their lobster special. Service was great, we got greeted with a smile and staff was very attentive will go back for sure

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Thank Ignacia R
Grenoble, France
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75 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Went on an evening during business trip Suchi OK but no more Tempura greasy and Simon overcooked with teriyaki way too sweet No need to go there...

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Thank Wizou
Arcadia, California
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51 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

I came this restaurant because my friend recommended. Huge disappointment 😔 Sushi doesn't seems fresh. Service ok that's why I gave 3 . I don't want to go back this restaurant. Not worth for $!

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Thank ashamta
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Whenever we are in the area we eat here. Sushi is fresh, lots of seating at the Sushi bar and plenty of Sushi Chefs. Our server was pretty inexperienced this last time but otherwise it was all good. Sushi Chefs are always fast and good. This place is always busy.

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Thank River D
La Verne, California
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 September 2016

If you LOVE albacore , you will LOVE this place. The albacore sushi comes w the Best ever Punsu sauce and thinly sliced onions on top. It's the reason I come to this particular restaurant. They also have a really good lobster roll. If you like alcacore, then their albacore salad is a must. Served w a large size scoop... More 

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San Rafael, California
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

Based on one lunch I'd say this is a good reasonably priced sushi spot. Seemed very fresh on a Monday afternoon. I had a combo with some very tasty basic rolls, and their version of sesame chicken. I'm guessing their version is more authentic than a lot of Americanized styles because it was not coated in thick sweet sauce, and... More 

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Thank docdcz
California, USA
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68 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2015

I haven't been here for years and I'm so glad my friend reminded me of it. I've been back 3 times over the past few of weeks. The sushi is really good and the portions are huge! For affordable sushi that will fill you up, this is the place to go.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
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
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3589 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91107-3817
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-440-9611

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