Pasadena Dining

Places to Eat

Restaurant Directory

Considered one of California’s most exciting culinary destinations, Pasadena’s impressive dining scene features a lineup of more than 600 restaurants, more per capita, than New York City. You know it’s a serious food culture when there are restaurants representing nearly every cuisine category, not to mention Pasadena originated game-changing creations such the cheeseburger.

From The Royce Woodfire Steakhouse at The Langham Huntington, Pasadena, the only Michelin-rated hotel restaurant in Southern California, to the 46-year-old Pasadena landmark Pie ‘n Burger, there’s something to satisfy even the pickiest of eaters.

Take-Out

1810 Argentinean Cuisine

Named after the “Cabildo Abierto”, a spontaneous revolution in Buenos Aires between May 22nd and May 25th in the year 1810, 1810 Restaurant serves authentic...

freddie's 35er bar
Brewery/Pub

35er Bar

No matter what team you're rooting for, 35ers is the ideal sports bar to watch the game. There are 15 TVs positioned everywhere and anywhere, so no seat is a...

Afters Ice Cream
Desserts

Afters Pasadena

Gas Station Turned Ice Cream Shop. Afters Ice Cream first opened in 2014 with their signature Milky Bun. There are nine Afters shops throughout Southern...

Again Coffee, ramen, cafe
Japanese

Again Cafe & Chibiscus Ramen

Cafe by day and ramen stop by night, Again Cafe and Chibiscus Ramen offers a unique concept on West Green Street. Between 8:00 am and 3:00 pm, guests can order...

Alexanders steakhouse
American

Alexander’s Steakhouse

Pasadena Steakhouse. Alexander's Steakhouse showcases a fine dining interpretation of the classic American steakhouse, incorporating hints of Asian influence...

all india cafe
Indian

All India Café

Indian Restaurant Pasadena. All India Cafe is a low-key Indian restaurant in Old Pasadena, it is family-run and the food here is authentic. Their menu...

Bakery

Amara Chocolate and Coffee

Amara Chocolate and Coffee is a Venezuelan café specializing in coffee, arepas, cachapas, and Spanish churros. They offer unique Venezuelan flavors. A full...

arroyo chophouse
Steakhouse

Arroyo Chop House

Classic American Steakhouse. Arroyo Chop House is a classic American steakhouse located near the mansions of Millionaire's Row. Their USDA Prime beef is aged...

Bar Celona
Bar

Bar Celona

Tapas Bar and Nightlife. Bar Celona is a Spanish Tapas bar in the heart of Colorado Blvd in Old Pasadena. The cafe serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, and in...

Barney's Beanery ceiling bar
American

Barney’s Beanery Pasadena

Route 66 Roadhouse. Barney's Beanery is a Route 66 Roadhouse located in Old Pasadena. Their large newspaper-style menu features 40 craft beers on draft, a...

Bengees Ice Cream, ice cream, dessert
Desserts

Bengees Ice Cream

Bengees Ice Cream is a one-stop destination for classic and vegan ice cream. His creamy bun is similar to the milky bun in design, but he favors dense glazed...

bistro 45
French

Bistro 45

Art Deco Restaurant. Bistro 45 pays homage to the Art Deco days of jazz and features an eclectic menu of French meets New American dishes. The restaurant is...