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Roy's Pasadena

) #11 of 558 Restaurants in Pasadena $$$$ , Hawaiian, American
641 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91101-2005
+1 626-356-4066
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • 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 3 days 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 5 days ago

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 2 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago 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 5 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 21 June 2017

I attended a conference dinner with approximatley 60 attendees. We walked to the restaurant from the Pasadena Hilton just 3 blocks away to this downtown location. Initial impression was a neighborhood upscale restaurant with small outside patio, and limited seating inside. We were promptly seated...More

Thank Gailybird
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

We came to happy hour at 4pm hoping to be seated on the patio, but no servers were available until 5 o'clock. That was pretty much the only downside, because the service at the bar was prompt and friendly. The prices during happy hour are...More

Thank Trina_Unzicker
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Roy's is a restaurant which is always highly consistent. I usually pick from one of my three favorites but this time I decided to pick something different. What a fabulous idea. I ordered and my taste buds applauded my choice of the Shellfish Sampler (lobster...More

Thank NormKeith
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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
Dinner, Lunch, 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
Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
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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