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Gyu-Kaku Japanese BBQ Dining

70 W Green St, Pasadena, CA 91105-2008
+1 626-405-4842
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good48%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Japanese, Barbecue, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
70 W Green St, Pasadena, CA 91105-2008
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

We visited Japan a few years ago and loved the yakiniku (Japanese BBQ) restaurants we visited and have been looking for somewhere to enjoy the same experience here in California. At these restaurants they bring you the sliced and marinated meats or vegetables and you...More

Thank Prudent_Travelers
Reviewed 23 January 2018

This is our favorite place to dine in Old Town Pasadena. And it's been over a year since were here last. Reservation is a must if you your planning on a Friday or Saturday and dont forget the holidays. Food is great and love cooking...More

Thank Danh K
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Adam, the server was great, very courteous, professional, take time to explain the concept to new comers! Offer Promotions, Recommended, Suggested ! The food is plentiful, everyone enjoy the co9king activities for their own consumption ! Even for the dessert ! Service is ***** Food...More

Thank SuwitChart
Reviewed 21 November 2017

So I stopped by on a Thursday night, during a work conference at the Convention Center. It's in walking distance to our hotel (the Sheraton). I made reservations using OpenTable app, and it worked great. Our server was Adam, who did a really fantastic job....More

Thank Joe G
Reviewed 21 November 2017

So, we stopped here during the CETPA Conference in Pasadena (at the Convention Center), and I'm glad we did. We had a party of 8, and Adam, our server, helped us out to divide it into 3 checks (for reimbursement purposes for our respective agencies),...More

Thank George G
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Just the pther day a friend and I tried this BBQ. The tables included a gas grill for each guest to cook their own meat. We both decided on a combination of there foods. Alot like ordering the sampler of assorted flavors. We started with...More

Thank ksw725pa1
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

While the food was good the service was only OK at best. We really wanted to love this place having been to other JBBQ places in other cities but it just couldn't quite turn the corner for us. I can definitely see how this could...More

Thank Joel T
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We've been here and feel that the quality of some of the cuts have dropped ie the filet Mignon was full of fat and chewy which really shouldn't be ... service was okay but our burner wasn't working so it took ages to cook. Not...More

Thank JAYinLosAngeles
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

I have been in this restaurant twice in a period of one year. Both times the service and food were great. The menu gives you options for any kind of budget. I made the reservation thru Opentable which made it dinnig experience very pleasant. Parking...More

Thank armen120
Reviewed 23 June 2017

The ambiance of this restaurant is fun, and I like the concept. You order meat and veges and cook it on a grill at your table. Monday is happy hour all day, with packages of meats at a decent price. We have not been to...More

Thank e_recruiter
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Monday
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Saturday
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 W Green St, Pasadena, CA 91105-2008
    (De Lacey)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-405-4842
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