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Arroyo Chop House

₹₹₹₹American, Steakhouse,
536 S Arroyo Pkwy, Pasadena, CA 91105-2520
+1 626-577-7463
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Steakhouse, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
536 S Arroyo Pkwy, Pasadena, CA 91105-2520
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Reviewed 2 days ago

If you are not a member of their regular customer base beware. This attractive, noisy restaurant caters to an elite crowd at the expense of other diners who may be out for a special night. The food is excellent, steak is the way to go....More

Thank lascola
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Came here for dineLA and the menu did not disappoint. Service was impeccable, friendly without being stuffy. Steaks as always were great and the desserts were all awesome. They always have the soufflé and the hazelnut crunch cake was so good. It was like eating...More

Thank CloeNTravels
Reviewed 30 January 2018

I must say this is one of my top steakhouses in LA. I have not one complain -Fancy lol $$$ -Great wine selection -Great steak choices, whether you like a petite filet Mignon or the Cowboy rib eye. -Great service -Fast and Delicious Extremely packed...More

Thank Tiffany A
Reviewed 12 November 2017

I came here for a business dinner. Service was excellent, both at the bar and at our table. Waiters were attentive but not overbearing. The food was also excellent, with everything cooked perfectly and seasoned nicely. Prices are high, but to be expected for a...More

Thank lebriznon
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

The food and service here re unparalleled. It’s on the expensive side but you are likely to have a most memorable experience. The decor is magnificent and for the holidays, they’ll make an extra effort.

Thank Judy K
Reviewed 20 October 2017

A party of 16 for business dinner , valet parking ,nice decor , polite servers . Menu and wine list extensive . Shared appetizers , crab cake ,scallops and shrimp, different salads ( spinach ,Caesar ) Most ordered bone in ribeye and filet , moist...More

Thank 69tiger888
Reviewed 23 September 2017

This is a serious restaurant for serious steak lovers. Amazing wine list. Incredible steak selection. Gourmet all the way. Pricey. Fish options as well.

Thank PilotMichael
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

The good: excellent quality steak and they know how to properly prepare it rare. The bad: the sides. Uninspiring corn dish and over cooked/ burned Brussels sprouts. Based on this sample of two, they need to learn how to make sides as outstanding as their...More

Thank Nostromo42
Reviewed 8 August 2017

If you want a special night out, look no further. The service from the time we stepped in was great. I had remarked it was my wifes birthday on my reservation, so they gave us a great table and even flowers! The meal and the...More

Thank Stephen K
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

The place is very crowded and you are a bit overwhelmed when you step in. Inside the restaurant, I found it too dark. Luckily, we could seat outside and it was great. Service is outstanding. Food is good. Scallops and a schrimps were perfect. There...More

Thank Yves-Louis P
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5 December 2016|
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Response from Pat O | Reviewed this property |
Not really! California casual is the order of the day. Dress comfortably but warmly because of the air conditioning, but jackets are not required!
Peng L
10 July 2015|
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Response from Gregg S | Property representative |
We are happy to serve children. We do not have a child's menu and the atmosphere, as other guests mentioned, is steakhouse ambiance—dark wood, booths, and dim lighting. We do all that we can to accommodate our guests... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 41 - US$ 80
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 536 S Arroyo Pkwy, Pasadena, CA 91105-2520
    (California Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-577-7463
  • E-mail
Ever-popular in the Pasadena area for the ultimate in business dinners, special-occasion dining and after-work cocktails hand crafted by the mixologists-Chop House has a broad appeal. USDA Prime Steaks, served exclusively, are aged, hand-cut daily, and perfectly seared in a 500 degree oven. Traditional steakhouse side dishes include creamed spinach, roasted garlic-mashed potatoes and massive asparagus spears. All desserts are made in-house including the signature Chocolate and Grand Marnier Souffles. The strikingly handsome restaurant exudes a youthful energy that gives the time-honored dining concept universal appeal. Our seasoned staff makes every effort to ensure our guests a remarkable dining experience and are happy to help guide them through the award-winning wine list.
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