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Enjoy a Fat Tuesday Feast at Bacchus’ Kitchen

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 | 5:04 pm

  Laissez Les Bons Temps Rouler! Chef Claud Beltran will channel his New Orleans side when he creates a feast for Mardi Gras’ Fat Tuesday, February 25, from 5:00 – 10:00 p.m. Dine on gumbo, oysters, crawfish etouffee, barbecue shrimp and table-side bananas fos... More »


Dine Week LA: Pasadena’s Second-Favorite Holiday Season is Here

Friday, January 17, 2020 | 11:13 am

  Pasadena has long been revered by Foodies as a restaurant paradise. Everything from designer burgers, to down-home burgers, and world-class ramen to steakhouses. They’re all here.   Now they’re also part of LA Dine Week, with a host of local deals. Nearly tw... More »


Raymond 1886: New Chefs, New Menu, Same Cozy Atmosphere

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 | 1:33 pm

  The Raymond 1886 has always been a favorite of mine. Its cozy cottage and relaxing patios make it a great choice rain or shine, but the menu was getting a little too familiar. Enter Executive Chef Jon Hung and Pastry Chef Alexa Clark with a new dinner menu (... More »


What's New At Alexander's Steakhouse

Thursday, January 17, 2019 | 1:19 pm

  It has been a few years (FOUR!), a new chef (Chef Travis Flood), and a changing seasonal menu since I’ve visited Alexander’s Steakhouse. It was high time for another visit.   If you are not familiar with Alexander’s Steakhouse it is an East-West fusion of de... More »


Get a Restaurant Week Deal at The Langham

Thursday, May 4, 2017 | 2:07 pm

  Pasadena Restaurant Week showcases the city as a dining destination. The week-long gastronomical event is here to show all of Southern California how great our local restaurants are and how they satisfy all tastes at every price range. For the occasion, rest... More »


Meet Mezcal, Your New Favorite Mexican Spirit, at Maestro

Monday, May 1, 2017 | 1:45 pm

  “Every bottle of mezcal is a new adventure,” said Marco Ramos, Manager at Maestro, a modern Mexican restaurant and craft cocktail bar in Old Pasadena. “Every bottle at our bar is hand picked.”   Maestro is tucked on the corner of Union Street and Arroyo Park... More »


Get Hungry for Restaurant Week at Perry’s

Saturday, April 29, 2017 | 11:34 pm

Pasadena Restaurant Week gives diners a chance to sample some of the city’s most delectable offerings at an easy-to-swallow price. Head to Perry’s at Hotel Constance to try exclusive Restaurant Week offerings along with a few favorites. The hotel is a short wa... More »


Nosh on Red Vines with a Side of Nostalgia at Twohey’s

Friday, April 21, 2017 | 2:59 pm

Some things go together like peanut butter and jelly, Sonny and Cher, chips and salsa, Red Vines and Strawberry Shortcake. The last combination may seem a bit novel but don’t scoff until you’ve sampled the glorious combination of Red Vine licorice and Twohey’s... More »


Here’s a Preview of the Restaurant and Bar at Showcase House 2017

Friday, April 21, 2017 | 1:30 pm

  Complete your day at the Pasadena Showcase House for the Arts with a leisurely visit to on-site restaurants and bar. Choose from a sit down meal at The Wisteria Terrace Restaurant,a quick bite from Ivy Court or a drink at The Wisteria Terrace Restaurant Pub.... More »