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Roy's Pasadena

€€€€, Hawaiian, American
641 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91101-2005
+1 626-356-4066
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • 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 4 days ago via mobile

What a wonderful find. We were looking for a casual place for a family dinner while visiting in Pasadena. My sons steak was done to perfection. Tender and juicey. Ihad the tiger prawns they were great. My wife and I split a wedge salad. That...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have heard the expression "simply superb" over the years but, have never used this term to describe a restaurant until now. Our lunch was wholesome, healthy, and perfectly prepared. This was only my second visit to Roy's and based upon this experience, I'll definitely...More

Thank Summervacationeer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have given Roy's 2 tries- once for dinner and once for lunch. Both meals were mediocre and overpriced. I prefer fine dining so price isn't an issue if the food is high quality and delicious but I felt like I was eating at any...More

Thank Tori L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had reservations for Saturday brunch to celebrate my son's high school graduation that morning. The menu looked good on the website and the service was good. But the food did not meet expectations especially the 'eggs Benedict' style seafood dishes. The eggs were way...More

Thank 516madelines
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We were a group of 10 and all of us enjoyed our food. My kids loved the pasta and butter dishes we ordered. I had the Hand Carved Rustic Rub Crusted Ribeye, my wife had a salad, my mom had the butterfish, and my dad...More

Thank ugooli
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Athough quite expensive, one of the best places to taste really good fish in Pasadena center. I recommend the Butterfish and ahi poke as starter, perfect combination.

Thank sergirisco
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

After enjoying the delightfully entertaining film - Lost in Paris there at the Laemelle, we were eager to try this restaurant. The patio lit with the torches added to the ambiance. We wanted to sit outside to enjoy the summer evening, but there began a...More

Reviewed 16 July 2017

Several friends have recommended this Hawaiian Fusion Cuisine restaurant and so we went there to experience the food and atmosphere this June. We ordered appetizers like Calamari, Vegetable with Sesame Seeds, Sweet Potato Fries and Lobster Pot stickers. For main courses we chose Grilled Filet...More

Thank Cottage88
Reviewed 13 July 2017

So, as this is my go to restaurant for special occasions and fantastic food (and great service as well) and this night did not disappoint. My wife got the new tasting menu (4 course) and it was spectacular..... Ben, our waiter told us about the...More

Thank markj4golf
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Our first business meeting at Roy's was a hit, so we visited again. it was every bit enjoyable as our first visit. They do have private dining available for business or special occasions. We sat at a horseshoe shaped table that comfortably seats 8. The...More

Thank KVM101
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John H
21 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
US$10 - US$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
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
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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