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Gift basket ideas for delivery near Glendale/Pasadena?

by indigirl 4 months ago

Hi, looking for ideas for local/indie/artisanal gift basket delivery for a bereaved household a bit north of Glendale/Pasadena. The person most impacted loves wine & good food. It doesn't have to b...

Wanderlust Creamery | Old Pasadena

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

In October, I had a chance to celebrate Filipino American History Month with limited edition Pinoy flavors at Wanderlust Creamery's new location in Pasadena. This branch in Old Town had opened five...

Question about Rehearsal Dinner Venue for Large Group near Pasadena, CA

by goirish11 1 year ago

Hi! I was wondering if anyone had any recommendations for a nice rehearsal dinner venue within thirty minutes of Pasadena for about 80 guests? I was hoping for it to not be super expensive so mayb...

QQ Kopitiam in Pasadena

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

When I was in town in November, my friend who had lived in Singapore before was raring to take me to QQ Kopitiam.

Khachapuri @ Old Sasoon Bakery | Pasadena

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

A year ago, fate landed me in the middle of Pasadena's Armenian neighborhood. For breakfast, I indulged in a Georgian-Armenian khachapuri enjoyed outside at a sidewalk cafe table on a blue sky day....

Pasadena Tuesday Specials?

by 8Gr8N8 2 years ago

The wife and I are looking to splash out in Pasadena and are interested in any Tuesday specials. We'd be particularly interested in any higher end offerings or prix fixe opportunities. We love Fre...

Where to meet in the SFV

by judybird 2 years ago

Friends live in West Hills, we're in Pasadena, looking for a place to meet for dinner somewhere in between. Type of food doesn't matter, casual is fine, but we'd like a place that's quiet enough fo...

Live blue crabs in LA/Pasadena?

by abbyjj 2 years ago

I would like to find a fresh seafood market where I can purchase LIVE blue crabs. I'd also like to find fresh herring (not pickled or salted). Would you be able to help me find such a place in the ...

Fresh sorrel leaves near Pasadena area

by spiro94 2 years ago

Anyone knows where to find fresh sorrel leaves near Pasadena area? I need it for the soup. I checked with farmers markets, sprouts, Whole Foods and nobody even heard of this grass. Someone mentione...

NY Pizza in Greater Pasadena are

by withabandon 4 years ago

As a long time NYC "ex-pat," I'd like to hear from other NYC transplants regarding where in the greater Pasadena area can I find pizza that most closely resembles NYC's finest. Foliero's in Highlan...

Looking for brioche & whole wheat slider buns

by WINDELLA 3 years ago

I'm looking for Brioche and whole wheat sliders bun. Anyone know where I can purchase them in the Pasadena or San Bernardino area? I'm going to make some if I can't find them but I'd rather not due...

Hainan Chicken Rice @ Cluck2Go | Pasadena

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

Today I've been binge-watching Anthony Bourdain's "Parts Unknown", including the Singapore episode. Thought I'd post about Wednesday's lunch Hainan Chicken Rice at Cluck2Go in Pasadena while it's f...

Looking for turkey chops

by WINDELLA 4 years ago

I'm looking for turkey chops in the Pasadena area. Ordering online shipping is ridiculous! Anyone know of a place to purchase nearby? Los Angeles ,Inland Empire ok( I visit there often)

Old Virginia Restaurant - S. Pasadena

by TD Smith 11 years ago

On a whim today (8/13/10), I wondered if anyone else remembered the Old Virginia and got your website. It was started by Don S. (I think) but it was from 2004 and the link was no longer active. I...

Gerlach's Grill in Pasadena

by Alan 16 years ago

I can't say enough great things about this little hole-in-the-wall takeout place. Great grilled fish, very generous portions at reasonable prices for seafood. They are so good that we have a menu...


by WINDELLA 4 years ago

I would like to try branzino, I've heard a lot about it ,so I'm looking for fresh, whole branzino in the Pasadena area. Anyone know where I can find it?

Where's the fish, any fresh seafood?

by WINDELLA 4 years ago

Any decent fish markets near Pasadena? Without paying an arm and two legs? Besides the fish market on Brand Ave in Burbank(can't remember the name) but it's awfully expensive and soooooooo crowded!

Pasadena Cafe Bizou Closes Permanently

Al Bondigas
by Al Bondigas 4 years ago

Unfortunately this location has closed after 18 years in Pasadena. Another victim of the Pasadena minimum wage ordinance. Now workers are unemployed due to this misguided law. Making zero instead o...

Dinner for two bestie gal pals in Pasadena or Highland Park

by uberdeb 4 years ago

This weekend I'm joining my friend who's staying at the Langham Hotel for work. We'd like to go out for dinner Saturday night -- ideally something that feels very SoCal and local and awesome and id...

Pasadena Dinner Spots for Girls' Getaway Reunion?

by SLOgirl12 4 years ago

Looking for recommendations for dinner spots in Pasadena for a girls' getaway reunion. We are from all over the country and in our mid/late 30's. Someplace vibrant and says special occasion but a...