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La Grande Orange Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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guacamole and chips
charred​ tomato salsa, all housemade
deviled eggss
a café favorite, bacon optional
shrimp ceviche
avocado, tomatoes, jicama, lime juice, housemade tortilla chips
tuna tartare
sushi-grade tuna, guacamole, housemade tortilla chips
signature caesars
sweet gem romaine, hand torn sourdough croutons, parmesan reggiano
shredded kale, quinoa salads
sunflower seeds, flame grapes, lemon, fresh parmesan, manchego
bacon $+n/a
brussels sprout salads
aged manchego, dried berries, almonds .
seared ahi tuna salads
sushi-grade tuna, crispy onion, mixed greens, tobanjan, pickled shitake, soy yuzu vinaigrette
rotisserie jidori chicken dark $+4
rotisserie jidori chicken white $+5
the “del mar” salads
shrimp, sweet jumbo lump crab, tomato, avocado, russian dressing, shredded iceberg
lemon ricotta hotcakess
pasadena farmer’s market fruit, made here crème fraîche, mint
ingo’s short rib hashs
potato, onion, carrot, 2 eggs over easy, our housemade english muffin
egg whites $+n/a
black forest ham $+n/a
classic french omelets
spinach, trois fromage blanc, fresh herbs
huevos rancheros
the classic, roasted potato “yanks”
baked tortillas, chicken, cheese, eggs, jalapenos, ranchero sauce, salsa verde
eggs benedict
housemade english muffin, spinach, hollandaise, with or without ham
crab cake benedict
jumbo lump crab, spinach, hollandaise, housemade english muffin
smoked salmon benedict
michel cordon bleu’s premium smoked salmon, spinach, hollandaise
served from our custom italian hardwood rotisserie premium grade meats roasted throughout the day, limited availability
wood-fired rotisserie chickens
jidori​ chicken, roasted potato “yanks”, fresh vegetables
rotisserie prime rib of beef
angus beef, roasted potato “yanks”, fresh vegetables, horseradish
our angus beef is freshly ground for service and served on, leaf, in, bun, or our housemade english muffin with fries, cottage cheese, heirloom cannellini beans, or kale salad
on, leaf
in, bun
our housemade english muffin
cottage cheese
heirloom cannellini beans
kale salad
lettuce, tomatoes, pickle, onion, russian dressing, grated tillamook cheddar
on, leaf
in, bun
our housemade english muffin
cottage cheese
heirloom cannellini beans
kale salad
green chile burger
freshly roasted green chiles, melted tillamook cheddar
on, leaf
in, bun
our housemade english muffin
cottage cheese
heirloom cannellini beans
kale salad
the howie burgers
havarti, caramelized red onions, dijon sauce
on, leaf
in, bun
our housemade english muffin
cottage cheese
heirloom cannellini beans
kale salad
vegetarian black bean burgers
housemade cashew cheese, lettuce, tomato, pickle
on, leaf
in, bun
our housemade english muffin
cottage cheese
heirloom cannellini beans
kale salad
tuna burgers
sushi-grade, ground in house, pan-seared medium rare, avocado, lettuce, spicy aioli
on, leaf
in, bun
our housemade english muffin
cottage cheese
heirloom cannellini beans
kale salad
prime rib french dip
sliced-to-order medium rare angus beef, au jus, brioche french roll, french fries
on, leaf
in, bun
our housemade english muffin
cottage cheese
heirloom cannellini beans
kale salad
fresh fish of the day
prepared with quality time in our kitchen
with comal griddled, made-to-order corn tortillas
grilled ahi tunas
sushi-grade ahi, grilled rare, kale salad or heirloom cannellini beans, guacamole
market vegetables, pico de gallo, guacamole, kale salad or heirloom cannellini beans
short rib tacoss
a café specialty, tender braised short ribs, kale salad or heirloom cannellini beans
swordfish tacoss
hardwood-grilled, guacamole, kale salad or heirloom cannellini beans, pico de gallo
filet mignon $+6
ribeye steak
angus​ beef, guacamole, kale salad or heirloom cannellini beans
all 4
applewood smoked bacons
farmers market vegetabless
fruit salads
toasted english muffin
heirloom cannellini beanss
roasted potato “yanks”
red velvet cake
key lime pie
chocolate pavés
grateful spoon gelatos
mint chocolate chunk, vanilla, pistachio, vegan strawberry
1/2 dozen $8
1 dozen $15
lgo famous housemade english muffins
lgo marion blackberry jam
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
American, Bar
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The food, and each of the many times I have been here, has always been at least good. For the most part, it has been very good. The place has lots of atmosphere, A sense of activity and vivacity. Unfortunately, the tables are so close...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank john h
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here after a conference cuz we saw the good reviews. We were not disappointed. The food was delicious and fresh. We all got the tacos. I had the grilled vegetable tacos and my dining companions had the steak or rib tacos. All tacos...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank resawolfis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoy this place so very much. We visit here often as a family or with friends. There are so many things to love here however the cookies at the front door are AMAZING!!!!! The English Muffins are homemade and I enjoy the deviled eggs...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Kryss7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of our favorite establishments to dine in Pasadena, La Grande Orange is housed within the updated, historic 1934 Del Monte Train Station, formerly frequented by traveling Hollywood Stars. Dine inside or outdoors in the enclosed patio to enjoy the lovely Pasadena climate. Monday and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Brian G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you look at the other reviews of La Grande Orange Café in Pasadena, Calif. you will note the excellent quality of their food. This review also includes a review of the outstanding customer service by the bartender/server and manager of this restaurant, as well...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Dianne K
Reviewed 16 February 2019

It was one of the place that i being in love with during my stay in this amazing area, i loved the decorations, their menu, the food and the staff are totally friendly

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank kite m
Reviewed 15 February 2019 via mobile

This is on our heavy rotation dining places. They have great cocktails, reasonable corkage fee and good food. It’s a little loud but it’s consistently good. They have the best English muffins to purchase. They are amazing. Only complaint - LGO used to have the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Mako159
Reviewed 12 February 2019

Met "the girls" for breakfast at this great restaurant. Ambiance was nice, food was good. They are known for their English muffins. I was on a no bread diet but my friends enjoyed. They were not as impressed with with the lemon ricotta pancakes. The...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank princezzp
Reviewed 26 January 2019

It's Wednesday night and I'm out taking photos in Old Town Pasadena for class. This made me hungry and I ended up at Le Grande Orange. Not being my first time here I asked the nearest waiter at hand for a table. I was directed...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 828walterb
Reviewed 21 January 2019

The word "Grande" in the name of this Pasadena restaurant tells the story. Great food, outstanding service and reasonable prices. There are many items to choose from on the menu, but whatever you order be sure to add a homemade cinnamon roll!

Date of visit: January 2019
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Buff G
10 December 2017|
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Response from mosher1425 | Reviewed this property |
They take reservations for large groups with a hold deposit
Dianna S
25 June 2017|
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Response from Provecho3 | Reviewed this property |
Menu only and dishes around 12.50
4 December 2015|
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Response from Joseph H | Reviewed this property |
If you go online to their website there is a link to order gift certificates. Or you could phone them at (626) 356-4444.
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