Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.

Kabuki Japanese Restaurant

88 W. Colorado Blvd. (De Lacey St.) Send to Phone
626-568-9310 | Make Restaurant Reservations | Menu
Sprawling corporate-style Japanese restaurant with quality sushi for the masses, emphasizing selection and value.
Your Opinion
Add your own review

Local Deals: 120 * 90

Cuisine
Open
Lunch & Dinner daily
Features

* Click here for rating key

  • 4.0 star rating
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
4.0 rating over 4 reviews

Kabuki Japanese Restaurant Restaurant Review

: Larger than a typical neighborhood sushi bar, this branch of the burgeoning Southern California-based chain is a slick, sprawling eatery in the heart of Old Pasadena, with a sidewalk patio ideal for people-watching. Warm wood and brick surfaces are accented with colorful kabuki theater-inspired art, creating a hip, bustling vibe for the masses of California roll-eating patrons who stop in after a movie or before hitting the local boutiques. Kabuki has always been popular for selection and value, attributes that cannot be overlooked. The company has also made a concerted effort to upgrade the menu with better-quality sushi and specialties like curry shrimp and miso-glazed black cod. So just sit back and enjoy some tuna tartare, a spicy tuna crunch roll, or a big boat filled with tempura, barbecue ribs, gyoza and a California roll, washing it all down with a bottle of saké or a couple of pineapple mojitos. Desserts include banana tempura with caramel sauce and ice cream.

User Ratings & Reviews for Kabuki Japanese Restaurant
 
Discover new LA restaurants like Oliver's Prime Steakhouse
BE IN THE KNOW
New Restaurants in Los Angeles
Find all the Los Angeles restaurants that have opened recently with GAYOT's round-up.

See What's New in LA!



RESTAURANT AWARDS 2014

Check out the 2014 edition of GAYOT's Annual Restaurant Issue, which features the Top 40 Restaurants in the U.S., Rising Chefs and more.