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Roy's Pasadena

641 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91101-2005
+1 626-356-4066
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Polynesian, Hawaiian, American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
641 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91101-2005
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for dinner, food was fantastic. Service was outstanding great atmosphere and location. Will come back

Thank David R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fabulous bottomless mimosa brunch! The Lobster and Shrimp omelette was fantastic:-) Everything was great except the Eggs Benedict. Depending on whether you like your yolk cooked or runny will determine if you will love it or hate it. If you poked the egg it would...More

Thank Live2trade
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After reading the reviews for Roy's Restaurant, I was slightly disappointed in the quality of food. The small portions and taste of the $41 Misoyaki Butterfish, which is actually an Alaskan Black Cod, was just okay. Although the fish was cooked to perfection, there was...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fresh and wonderful... Always great service and love coming here... were here for Valentines Day and my only wish was along with the special menu for the day, that there regular menu would have also been available. Mind you, the special menu was outstanding (4...More

Thank markj4golf
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

And how to charge accordingly. This is a vey nice upscale restaurant. Service was excellent and the food was all very good. You will likely pay $60-$80 a person for dinner, drinks not included. If you are rich or having a special occasion you should...More

Thank Clint W
Reviewed 6 January 2018

The food was good, but not quite worth the price. We ate here on New Years Eve. They had a fixed menu with a couple choices. Not really memorable, but it was a good meal. I had the steak and it was just ok. The...More

Thank TheBigD2014
Reviewed 3 January 2018

The good news first: the service was great. Very attentive staff. The restaurant is very small, and the seating is somewhat crowded. It's loud and cold in this restaurant, too. And, now for the bad news: the food is just nothing to get excited over....More

Thank turtlegal0624
Reviewed 7 December 2017

I always enjoy myself here..the food is delicious (short ribs are a favorite), and the service is typically good. Last Sunday however, the place was super-busy...we were told when we checked in that they were 'running behind' so we waited at the bar for a...More

Thank caryleach
Reviewed 26 November 2017

This place has a 'pseudo-whatever' menu with very limited selections. The prices are far in excess of the quality. service was quite good, and the wine list was good.

Thank Grognard
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Stopped at Roy's for a bite to eat before attending a play at the Pasadena Playhouse; it was a Saturday night, and they offered a marvelous drink and appetizer combo. We had the Canoe appetizer for two, which was a fantastic array of food, including...More

Thank DonaldYokum
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John H
22 September 2016|
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Response from helenyamahata | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if they have a summer prix fix menu, but they do have a happy hour. A while back, I had a Travelzoo coupon that worked like a prix fix menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 641 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91101-2005
    (North El Molino Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Located in front of our restaurant on Colorado Blvd.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-356-4066
  • E-mail
Blending classic techniques with adventurous Pacific Rim flavors, culinary pioneer Roy Yamaguchi created an entirely new approach to fine dining. The first Roy's opened in Honolulu in 1988 and we've spread our warm hospitality and passion for innovative and creative cuisine around the world ever since. Indulge in one of our spectacular cocktails or choose a glass from our award-winning wine list while you discover the fresh ingredients and outstanding seafood, expertly prepared by our local chefs that made us famous.
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