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Yen Sushi & Roll

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5365 Alton Pkwy Ste B1, Irvine, CA 92604-8612
(949) 551-3599
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Scottsdale, Arizona
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

Was here with friends while in area. Was called Yen and now Crazy Rockin Sushi. Not fancy or sophisticated by any means. Fresh sashimi, good portions, innovative tools. Reasonable prices, good value. Beer, wine and sake only.

Thank Mark C
Irvine, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2014

i live 5 min from here. i try to go a few times every month. i usually sit at the sushi bar and enjoy the ice cold beer and watch the rolls being made. they also have 2 nice tvs to watch the sports. they have daily specials but i prefer the huge menu of rolls. service is fast, courteous... More 

Thank saipan1
Newport Beach, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2014 via mobile

Today I went here and there is such a good selection and the food is so good. When my dad loves this place and told me to go here and I loved it.

Thank Natasha H
Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 13, 2014

A great local sushi place that you won't regret trying. Flavor, freshness and variety! Try the Sunshine roll and their Lobster Roll. Adding this to my list of favorite sushi places! =)

Thank TekPhotoGuy
Irvine, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2013

I like the cucumber roll (no rice) and the sashimi salad. It has a solid sushi menu and bento box and udon options. Located near a starbucks you can grab your coffee on the way out....

Thank galisgr8
Tustin, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 3, 2013 via mobile

I have a good friend who raves about this place. To be honest, the first time I saw one of their roles, I was disconcerted to see that it was stuffed full of rice with very little else. Now, after multiple tastings, this place has grown on me. I don't order their rolls any longer, but can vouch for their... More 

Thank CarrotMiku
Irvine, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2012

these guys have really good sushi and the price is cheap! the service is great and they are friendly. Choose this place and you cannot go wrong. The volcano roll is my favorite. I eat here about every 3 months and if I want sushi this is the only place I go.

Thank timhoeve
Irvine, CA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 13, 2012

We've been going to Yen for about 3 years. Nice, clean little place in a shopping mall in Irvine. Great service and excellent food. We usually get the bento box - just the right amount of food - leaving room for a bit of green tea ice cream. We go before 6:00 PM on weekends as the UCI students start... More 

Thank Minna62
Irvine, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2010

My wife and I eat here often. The rolls are top notch and the prices cannot be beat. Service is always good, except when they are slammed - the never seem to have enough wait staff for a full house. Go for a birthday for a great sing a long by staff. Great place that wont kill the pocketbook like... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2008

The prices are great; it's pretty cheap for a good amount of sushi. Their udon is amazing, too. The sushi chefs are very friendly, and the staff is attentive for the most part.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $20
Sushi, Japanese
Restaurant features
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5365 Alton Pkwy Ste B1, Irvine, CA 92604-8612
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Irvine
  • Phone Number: (949) 551-3599

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