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123 E Colorado Blvd, Monrovia, CA
626-359-8982
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11:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A Hidden Treasure!

I actually have had very good experiences here (been more than once). I'm not sure why they're not busier. I've had the fish and chips - very fresh! - and also my first experience with Swai (white fish). I thought it was delicious! You get to pick out how you want it prepared, and, in addition... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 25, 2014
susieandfamily
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San Dimas, California
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Sierra Madre, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Perfect for Lunch , Big Shrimps is surprisingly delicious & healthy . If you are looking for great seafood - come here !

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San Dimas, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

I actually have had very good experiences here (been more than once). I'm not sure why they're not busier. I've had the fish and chips - very fresh! - and also my first experience with Swai (white fish). I thought it was delicious! You get to pick out how you want it prepared, and, in addition to that, they have... More 

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Athens, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

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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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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6 reviews
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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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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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 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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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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013

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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Additional Information about Big Shrimps Fish Grill

Address: 123 E Colorado Blvd, Monrovia, CA
Phone Number: 626-359-8982
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monrovia
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Cuisine: Seafood

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 123 E Colorado Blvd, Monrovia, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monrovia
  • Phone Number: 626-359-8982

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm

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