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Oto-Oto Izakaya Japonaise

929 W Huntington Dr, Monrovia, CA 91016-7237
+1 626-359-3000
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good45%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“yakitori” (4 reviews)
“grilled squid” (2 reviews)
“sushi rolls” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
929 W Huntington Dr, Monrovia, CA 91016-7237
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Reviewed October 9, 2018

We were able to visit this restaurant again recently. I was pleased to see the service was much quicker and the server was able to keep the orders to a minimum time. I ordered the Grilled Squid again and was not disappointed

Thank Jerry L
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

Located in a small shopping center, not much to look at on the outside, but nicer inside. The chef is Japanese and the food is very much Japanese style. You can get authentic yakitori, ramen, nigiri sushi, set dinners, katsudon, etc. Drinks include Japanese beer,...More

Thank pasherry
Reviewed December 11, 2017

We recently had dinner at this restaurant. The server seemed over whelmed and the drinks order although pretty simple took him a long time. The food when it arrived was great and I enjoyed the grilled squid. The quantities were ample and overall a good...More

Thank Jerry L
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

It is a nicely done restaurant and a friendly staff. The menu is unique and huge. We ordered a bottle of their house wine and the server came back and said she couldn't find any. But, we ended up with 4 glasses of their house...More

Thank lynndds
Reviewed October 2, 2017

This is a Japabnese grill with sushi bar and such hard to find favourites as chawan mushi. Really love the place.

Thank CharlesC1296
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

I have eaten here 3 times in the past few months on business. Food is Great! The atmosphere and service are also outstanding!

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

We so enjoyed our meal. Hubby had beef skewers and we shared my generous Tempura full meal .Great Happy Hour prices too.

Thank MaterPie
Reviewed March 26, 2017

Everything looks so good here ( even the chefs). The crunchy rolls, or even the roll with avacado in it was just divine. Green tea ice cream isn't to be missed. It is a tad pricey for good saki, but all in all this place...More

Thank Hanna J
Reviewed January 14, 2017

OK, so we had never dined in an authentic Japanese Restaurant before. The dishes are not 100% in tune with the typical Midwest, but those dishes which were familiar were quite tasty. Some menu items new to us were an interesting experience we might not...More

Thank NWOhioGuy
Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

I like this restaurant especially happy hours. Their food is very fresh. Not too crowded. Only thing I didn't like was, last time waitress asked us to move to other tables after we were seated because of big groups had arrived. If I were them,...More

Thank ashamta
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 929 W Huntington Dr, Monrovia, CA 91016-7237
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monrovia
  • Phone Number: +1 626-359-3000
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