Explore these 4 new Pasadena restaurants
Interested in discovering the latest restaurant additions to Pasadena? From fried chicken to sushi, read on to find out what new destinations to open in this neighborhood of Pasadena.
The crack hut
30 W. Green St.
The crack hut is a famous chef’s fried chicken restaurant and Top Chef: All-Stars winner Richard Blais.
The menu features fried chicken sandwiches, chicken oysters, Mexican poutine, and mini miso-maple butter cookies. The restaurant has five locations in California and one location soon to open in Las Vegas.
With a Yelp rating of four stars out of 91 reviews on Yelp, The Crack Shack garnered positive attention.
Mike J. Noted, “Crack Shack is a wonderful chicken sandwich restaurant located in the old Firehouse Recording Studio building on Green Street. We ordered the Firebird, Senor Croque, and Coop Deville. They were all excellent. In a world with so much. from sandwiches to fried chicken stores, this one climbs to the top. “
The Crack Shack is open from 10:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday and from 10:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday.
Modern Chinese Dan
146 S. Lake Avenue, Suite 105
modern chinese dan is a Chinese place.
The family-style menu features dishes like fried pork dumplings, blue crab fried rice, and Xiao long bao chicken and blue crab.
Yelp users are excited about Modern Chinese, which currently holds 4.5 stars out of 57 reviews on the site.
Yelper Jennifer W. wrote, “The flavors here are amazing. I highly recommend their Scallion Pancake, Dungeness Crab Fried Rice, Pickled Cucumbers, Xiao Long Pork Bao, and Pork Crispy Dumplings.”
dan modern Chinese is open from noon to 9 p.m. Tuesday to Saturday and from 12:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Sunday. (It is closed on Mondays.)
The pier grill
163 N. Hill Ave.
The pier grill is a place to score seafood and more.
The extensive menu features grilled and fried seafood, as well as seafood and chicken options for pasta, salads, tacos, burritos, poke, and more. This is the second Pier Grill location.
Yelp users are excited about The Pier Grill, which currently holds five stars out of 33 reviews on the site.
Haruko I. Noted, “This place is delicious and very affordable. You have to try the Cajun Garlic Butter Catfish and the Garlic Butter Snapper. The coleslaw was also very light and flavorful.”
The Pier Grill is open 10:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday. (It is closed on Saturdays.)
1713 boul. Colorado East.
kuno sushi is a sushi bar and a Japanese spot.
On the menu, look for appetizers like cream cheese wonton, shrimp shumai and spicy tuna over crispy rice, as well as a long list of sushi rolls, including the Hot Night Roll, with fried shrimp, crab, avocado, spicy tuna and crunch; and the Monster Roll, with Cajun tuna, asparagus, spicy albacore, gobo and stick crab.
Kuno sushi’s current Yelp rating of 3.5 out of 18 reviews indicates the newcomer is finding his way, but it’s still early days.
Ashley N. Noted, “They have a wide choice on the menu. They have sake (hot or cold), wine, beer, soft drinks and teas. The quality of the fish is quite good. It is great for groups. , and eat alone at the sushi bar. “
kuno sushi is open daily from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.