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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Gluten-free Restaurant
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“The food here is incredible. Healthy and delicious. The Breakfast burrito is the best I've ever had!!”
  • 49 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Wonderful cozy hidden gem of a restaurant and bar, inside an old craftsman house. A bit pricey but worth it for a special night out. Get dinner or have a cocktail next to the outdoor fireplace!”
  • 21 locals recommend
Farmers Market
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“Friendly and cute farmer's market at Mission and Meridian every week on Thursday nights. Food is slightly overpriced but it's still fun.”
  • 28 locals recommend
BBQ Joint
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“Delicious Southern BBQ restaurant that gives Texas BBQ a run for their money. Can get busy in the evenings.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Bar
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“Great place for a full breakfast or brunch on their outdoor patio. Their cranberry walnut toast that comes as a side is yummy.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Cafe
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“Cute little hole in the wall French cafe and market that feels really authentic. Their brie and tomato sandwich is very good.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Pub
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“Hometown, local Irish pub. Beers on tap, wine, a full bar. Music almost every night of the week. They have good food, too!”
  • 12 locals recommend
Sandwich Place
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“Super cute cafe with yummy sandwiches on fresh baked breads. I believe they have a live guitarist who plays there on Thursdays, but call to make sure. The ambience is really quaint.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Frozen Yogurt Shop
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“YUMMY frozen Yogurt! You can sample everything before choosing your favourites. Also has fresh toppings!”
  • 10 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“Authentic feeling French restaurant that is very quaint and located close to the train station. Their steamed mussels and Croque Monsieur is delicious!”
  • 8 locals recommend
Café
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“Great place to sit down and drink coffee while enjoying the weather outside.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
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“$$ Modern Indian food in a nice setting in South Pasadena. Outdoor seating. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
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“Latin bistro & bar on Mission St. in downtown South Pasadena. Nice place to hang out and socialize with good food, tapas and drinks. Happy Hour Monday-Thursday. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Cafe
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“Our closest independently run coffee shop. They serve fresh roasted coffee and a selection of breakfast faire items, muffins, sandwiches etc.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
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  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Our friends own this neighborhood family-friendly and very tasty pizza joint. Their pizza never disappoints- and our kids love the "tomato pie" which is surprisingly delicious even though there's no cheese!”
  • 7 locals recommend