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“Good Fast Food Japanese”

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SanSai Japanese Grill
Ranked #333 of 711 Restaurants in Pasadena
Price range: US$0 - US$20
Cuisines: Japanese
Good for: Child-friendly
Restaurant details
Good for: Child-friendly
Pasadena, CA
Level 6 Contributor
144 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
“Good Fast Food Japanese”
Reviewed 1 October 2012

We've been stopping here for lunch or dinner for many years now. It is far more than a fast food restaurant as the menu selection is very large with a wide variety of rolls and other dishes. The prices are very reasonable. Always pay the extra dollar for the Sumi salad and/or the miso soup with your meal -- and be careful, the soup is very hot. It''s not the best sushi you'll ever eat but the service is fast and efficient and the prices are too good to pass up.

Visited September 2012
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  • English first
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English first
Los Angeles, California
Level 6 Contributor
363 reviews
229 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 214 helpful votes
“Fresh, Healthy Japanese Food!”
Reviewed 12 September 2011

I often eat here or get take-out. The salads are very fresh and delicious, so are their sushi rolls. My favorite are the combination plate....everything from teriyaki chicken, beef, chicken, shrimp, to Udon soup, to noodle dishes. LOVE this place! Never had a bad experience here! There's plenty of seating and a huge parking lot is right outside. (Hint: you cannot see the restaurant from Lake Ave, you have to go around the back and enter the parking lot, in order to see it. It's a little more expensive than regular take-out, but well worth it, because you're getting very healthy, fresh food!

  • Visited September 2011
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“healthy work-lunch place. But I wouldn't do something dumb and expect good sushi from a place like this.”
Reviewed 24 October 2008

healthy work-lunch place

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“Bad food”
Reviewed 24 October 2008

Bad food

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Los Angeles, California
Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“gross”
Reviewed 9 January 2008

gross

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