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33 Miller Aly, Pasadena, CA 91103 (Colorado Blvd.)
(626) 683-3000
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12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 33
    Very good
  • 7
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  • 8
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Lunch in a relaxed atmosphere

We walked by this restaurant in a quiet courtyard setting after some shopping in the Old Pasadena. The service was kind of slow showing the restaurant was a bit short-staffed. However, the food was fine and the quantity was good for a casual light lunch. My lunch combo included 6 pieces of sushi... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 5, 2015
Alex C
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English first
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

We walked by this restaurant in a quiet courtyard setting after some shopping in the Old Pasadena. The service was kind of slow showing the restaurant was a bit short-staffed. However, the food was fine and the quantity was good for a casual light lunch. My lunch combo included 6 pieces of sushi, salad,two pieces of miso cod, but the... More 

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91 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Mother's day midday. The restaurant was not crowded. More than 2/3 of the tables were empty. Six of us sat and only five waters were delivered. We had to ask for another. We ordered and appetizers arrived promptly. Pot stickers were typical fare, still good. Rolls came but not all. One of the entrees was not as ordered. Another came... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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75 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Sushi Roku has maintained a great atmosphere and very good food for over ten years. It has gained popularity with a younger crowd and can be a bit noisy. We feel that the food is not quite at the peak as in previous years, but we left satisfied and full. Service was excellent. We enjoyed an udon style soup, sushi... More 

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New Britain, Connecticut
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Multiple seating areas allows for your choice of intimate setting or perfect for groups. Service was exceptional and the food was really tasty. A bit pricey but well worth it.

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Altadena, California
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36 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

This is trendy place, so I guess this is why they think it's ok to charge so much for some average sushi...just because you want to put truffle oil on everything doesn't make fancy...

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Seattle, Washington
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32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

We were taken here by friends, because it was their son's favorite venue in Pasadena for Japanese food. We were not disappointed, and in fact liked it so much, we came back for a second dinner a few days later. Among the excellent appetizers included the miso eggplant, sweet miso baked cod and the chicken skewers robata-yaki (the teriyaki sauce... More 

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Boracay, Philippines
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38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

trendy location in a european-style (ie no cars) back alley, expensive looking interior (including massive sarsens that were probably placed thru the roof) lots of water and stones to add to the asian feel. the menu mainly focussed on sushi, so if you are not a sushi professional, you could be left a bit helpless. the hot entrees were very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

This place is the best sushi I've ever had & the location is so cool! The lobster roll is just delicious! I will definitely be back very soon.

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Los Angeles, California, USA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I used to frequent this restaurant quite a bit. I was surprised that the menu changed, and the prices went up considerably. I ordered my favorite appetizer yellowtail with chilies. The fish was fishy. Then we ordered the ramen soup that was overcooked. Confised ring the price, and other sushi places close by, it wil be awhile before I try... More 

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singapore
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Walked in for a quick lunch as I wanted something quick and asian. Great atmosphere and nice decor with terrace seating. As I was a solo diner, I chose to be seated at the Sushi Bar. The sushi counter was manned by Japanese chefs so I thought the sushi must be excellent. I was disappointed. The rice was hard......

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Additional Information about Sushi Roku

Address: 33 Miller Aly, Pasadena, CA 91103
Phone Number: (626) 683-3000
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 50
Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 33 Miller Aly, Pasadena, CA 91103
    (Colorado Blvd.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: (626) 683-3000

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 50
  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?