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Big Shrimps Fish Grill

123 E Colorado Blvd, Monrovia, CA
626-359-8982
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Ranked #32 of 120 Restaurants in Monrovia
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Cuisines: Seafood
Most recent review
- Sep 12, 2014
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Athens, Georgia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 NEW

We only ate 2 dishes so other food might be better. The place was clean with 2 large TVs set to ESPN sport center with no sound or closed captions and soft rock background music. You order at the counter and then they bring the food. The staff was young and pleasant.. The shrimps were indeed large. The long slices... More

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oxnard, california, usa
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48 reviews 48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

had the shrimp and chips combo with coleslaw, tasted great, shrimp was not flat like most shrimp and chips, cocktail sauce good. a little pricy though.

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Torrance, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

very clean restaurant! it was a saturday night around 7 pm and we ordered to go:) we thought the place would be packed but... there were maybe 4 people at the restaurant....not a great sign:) so we brought the food home and tried it out. the seafood tasted pretty fresh...but lacked any flavor it felt as if the chef just... More

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El Monte, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The seafood is very fresh. The taste of the food prepared is good. I come here for lunch atleast once a week with my co-workers. For the price of the lunch special and the quality of the seafood, you cannot beat. Everyone that i've taken here has been amazed by the quality of the food. Its a very clean and... More

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ARCADIA, CA
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68 reviews 68 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

An unpretentious, moderately-sized fast-food style fish reataurant in Old Town Monrovia. Self service as in most fast food places, but given with a sincere smile and given quickly. The food itself is all fish and seafood, which is available fried, of course, but also sauteed and grilled with a choice of three different sauces. The food was cooked right in... More

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Los Angeles, CA
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

The menu is so varied and large that I had a hard time choosing. I'm not sure that salmon should ever be breaded, but I really enjoyed it. The shrimp were awesome as were the sweet potatoe fries. What surprised me the most is that the side Caesar salad was 5 star restaurant quality. I would love to go back... More

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Monrovia, California
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81 reviews 81 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

It a cozy place that has Great Fish. I had the orange roughy and my husband had the Salom. The fish, salad,and rice were very tasty. The have TV in there booth and tables and chairs. Friendly Service. A great place to unwind and if you like fish your in the right place.

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Los Angeles, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013 via mobile

Thought my mother & I would go to a sit down restaurant. Well, we were taken by surprise when we walked in. Here is this huge building. When you walk in, it is small! I counted 6 booths and about the same in tables. We both ordered a fish plate. For two of us it was about $32. I wouldn't... More

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Toronto, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2012

The food is amazing!! The service is great! The scallops and shrimps are huge! You cant beat the price anywhere else for the value you are getting. Food just tastes delicious. A must try!

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LA
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117 reviews 117 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2012

Love their shrimp which reminds me of Hawaii bygone era. Co worker enjoyed the fish and chips. Good for lunch on the go place, Cheers

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