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830 41st Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-4421
+1 831-464-2586
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Santa Cruz, California
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2015

Lots of creative sushi and good other dishes. Still has the private booths for romantic dining. Be sure to park in the back or if that is full, there is more parking across Portola.

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1 Thank Judith B
Santa Clara, California
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391 reviews
248 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2015

New Japanese, Sushi Tapas & Ramen place. My Avocado rolls and Saki hit the spot! Great service! Dog friendly ouside seating with heat lamp.

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Thank Squeekie
Seattle
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2013 via mobile

Have been to Pink Godzilla numerous times, it's a must-do whenever I'm in Santa Cruz. Sushi is all ala carte, no conveyors to be found here, but the freshness makes up for the instant gratification of a Kaiten place. Well worth a visit!

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Thank Brian W
California
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46 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2013

Ok my wife and I went to this place because we were told they had excellent sushi for a great price.. We are sushi lovers and can appriciate a good roll... We sat at the bar at Pink Godzilla with the asian sushi cook standing right in front of us creating sushi... Everything seemed normal until we started paying close... More 

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1 Thank vacationperson1
Malibu, California, United States
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598 reviews
275 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2013

Dinner with Kids was fun and reasonably priced. Miso soup was very good, as were the Udon Noodles. Ate at the Sushi bar and enjoyed the atmosphere.

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Thank Thomas S
Morgan Hill, California
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244 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2013

We used to love the Pink Godzilla. But after being totally ignored by the wait staff for lengthy periods of time on several occasions, we finally stopped going. The sushi is good, but not spectacular. Feel bad about not rating it higher, but honesty prevails.

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Thank cabearcat
Salinas, California
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53 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2013

The sushi was very good and not too big as the individual pieces go on the roll but the overall restaurant is dirty. From the menus to the tables and the front of the restaurant is not kept. Too bad

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Thank mrmedeiros03
San Francisco, California
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100 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2013 via mobile

Don't bother! It's really awful. Don't waste your time! Don't waste your gas! Don't waste your money! Don't waste your calories! Don't waste your .... Awful!!!! I wish no can give this restaurant zeros in all areas.

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1 Thank dimsumgirl2
San Francisco, CA
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82 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2012

We decided to try this place one evening, what a mistake. We waited about 15 min. before we got seated. After a while, the waitress came by, she said they were very busy and would take our order shortly. Finally, she took our order and we got our drinks. The hostess continued to seat new customers, but I noticed no... More 

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5 Thank mjnishi
SANTA BARBARA, CA
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4 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2012

I have been to the Pink several times with mixed results but this one was the worst. The Sashimi lunch was a disaster of mangled portions and mismatched chunks of fish. The side salad had chunks of lettuce about half the size of the plate do it was messy and awkward to eat and was not properly dressed. Visually, the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 830 41st Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-4421
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-464-2586

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