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True Food Kitchen

168 West Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91105
+1 626-639-6818
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“quinoa burger” (6 reviews)
“poke bowl” (5 reviews)
“panang curry” (3 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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168 West Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91105
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I have dined in many True Food Kitchen restaurants all over the country and have had 5 star service and 5 star fresh, tasty and creative dishes. This was no exception. Friendly and helpful service from the hostess stand to our exit. A menu that...More

Thank James_Hytner
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to go with friends...Food is always fresh, drinks are fun and the servers are friendly...valet parking in back

Thank travelshooter71
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited True Food Kitchen with friends for a late lunch. Although a little pricey, food was fantastic, staff great and a cool atmosphere.

Thank olliemumby
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Our go to restaurant when you want good food without the guilt afterwards. Everything is amazing. The starters we live are the roasted cauliflowers, the guacamole, the dumplings and hummus. The salad entrees are amazing and filling, the quinoa burger is tasty and so are...More

Thank fifa3
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

After three days in Southern California of eating really heavy food (think theme park food, stadium food and massive amounts of amazing street tacos), this place was a Godsend. My husband and I stumbled upon this place before our flight back to Portland, and I...More

Thank 503Jetsetter
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

This is a great location for True Food Kitchen. Located in old town Pasadena. There is plenty of parking and valet if you so choose. Love the outdoor seating option . Weather was perfect today for a sunny spot . We ordered the watermelon/ Lemonade-...More

Thank Bumble-Brig
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

They have great selection of great food.. except for the lasagna... they must have drop a cup of pure salt:( This place is great.. had to put 3 stars because of the salty experience. It is awesome to see chefs cook.. they did a great...More

Thank Weiss W
Reviewed 5 September 2018

My cousin's recommendation at True Food Kitchen was awesome. Every dish brought out from the kitchen was fresh and vibrant. The atmosphere reminds you of a house filled with contemporary furniture and a selection of fresh greens from an outside garden. I highly recommend the...More

Thank Matthew Y
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We’ve visited here 5 times. Each time the service and food was top rate. We especially liked the non alcoholic drinks & vegetarian entrees.

Thank josephdI8742AJ
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Great place to eat inside or outside...Great atmosphere and of course really good food...inexpensive parking in the back $ 6.00

Thank travelshooter71
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 168 West Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91105
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-639-6818
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