The Rawbar serves:

  • Modern and Traditional Sashimi
  • Nigiri Sushi
  • Maki (rolled) Sushi
  • Appetizers
  • Salads
  • Ribs
  • Ice Creams and Desserts made in house
  • Premium Imported and Domestic Sakes
  • Premium Cocktails – our specialty!
  • Craft Beers
  • Wines by the Bottle and Glass
  • Hot Tea
  • Lemongrass and Ginger Soda and assorted Soft Drinks
  • Fresh Wasabi and Ginger

The Rawbar was established in 2001 and provides Chico an exciting way to experience sushi and Asian fusion Cuisine in a fun, artistic, unconventional environment.

The Rawbar’s modern industrial design is accented by local artisan glass and steel work.

Best of Chico Ten years of running  in the Chico News and Reviews “Best of Chico Awards” along with features in Sunset Magazine and Restaurant & Institutions Magazine have all contributed in making The Rawbar’s reputation grow year after year.

Matthew Janeway is the head sushi chef and the newest partner in Rawbar. Matt drives the contemporary and traditional sushi menus at Rawbar. Matt also creates the exclusive “Omakase Dinners” held monthly where the customer has the opportunity to experience a “Edomae dining experience.”

Chefs Chloe & Jacob run our hot food kitchen and oversee the entire menu.

Darren Chadderdon and Michelle Mazza (Owners) personally oversee the dining room. Sushi/Sake Classes are held monthly as well as event dinners and party catering of all sizes and types.


  • Monday  – 4pm-8pm
  •  Tuesday – Closed
  • Wednesday  Closed
  • Thursday 3pm – 9pm
  • Friday 11:30am – 10pm
  • Saturday 11:30am – 10pm
  • Sunday    3pm – 8:30pm

Address & phone

The Rawbar At the corners of 4th Street and Broadway in Chico
346 Broadway
Chico CA

530 897 0626

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