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Oto-Oto Izakaya Japonaise

929 W Huntington Dr, Monrovia, CA 91016-7237
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good44%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (4 reviews)
“chawanmushi” (2 reviews)
“tempura” (3 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
929 W Huntington Dr, Monrovia, CA 91016-7237
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Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

This is the third time I've dined here. The first few times food was good and well as the service. From the hostess to the waitress everyone appeared as if they hated their jobs. Food and beverage service was at a snail"s pace. Food average....More

Thank Dana D
Reviewed 17 July 2015

The husband and I grabbed a late night snack last Sat. Very convenient because we stayed at the Doubletree across the street. They have Chimay, Maudite and Fin du Monde on tap! Not sure about the "regular" pricing, but for happy hour, they were served...More

Thank Kelly C
Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

Found this place while driving to another restaurant for lunch....we decided to check it out and as soon as we walked in we knew this was a must try! The fact that most of the patrons were Japanese says a WHOLE lot!!! Lunch was Superb...More

Thank Kenzzzoo
Reviewed 11 July 2015

the staff ver knowledgeable about there menu. they don't rush you. and the prices were very reasonable

Thank neil h
Reviewed 22 March 2015

It was walking distance from our hotel, so we gave it a try and were delighted. It is nicely appointed in modern Japanese style - feels like you are in Japan. We sat at the bar, as there was a wait for tables. The bartender...More

Thank Tom D
Reviewed 19 March 2015

Oto-Oto offers lovely decor, and excellent (and fun) wait staff, and an innovative sushi menu. Mackerel grilled at the table was delicious and I highly recommend it.

Thank Victoria F
Reviewed 23 July 2014

This is a good place to go for late night as not too many restaurants are open that late in this area. Wagyu steak is good. Yakitori dishes and grilled saba were also good. Presentation of food and ambiance is good. am kinda iffy about...More

Thank Ctuason
Reviewed 14 July 2014 via mobile

Recommend japanese satsuma sweet potato and tempura ice cream. Very small portion and the service isnt the best.

Thank Irecommendyou
Reviewed 30 June 2014

When craving for some snacks or a set menus with the specials on hand as well as happy hour to avoid the crowds...this is the place! Sushi to be had, ice cream Mochi or sweet potatoes or, soy bean.. Vegetables crunch is also awesome snack!...More

Thank jbtujuh
Reviewed 28 May 2014

I really liked this place, I had to work late and then friends and I decided to get some food. This restaurant is open late and it has happy hour from 10-midnight. I was amazed - a lot of people came in after 10 pm!!...More

Thank BadBetsy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 929 W Huntington Dr, Monrovia, CA 91016-7237
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monrovia
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