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Congregation Ale House

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American, Bar, Pub
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300 S Raymond Ave, Pasadena, CA 91105-2620
+1 626-403-2337
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Los Angeles, California
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ale House has a wide variety of beer selections. The food is basically self service as you order at the counter then wait till your food comes out. The atmosphere is ok and nothing special.

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Thank Barberk1
South Pasadena, California
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The atmosphere at Congregation Ale House is very casual and friendly. The food, which is ordered at the counter and then delivered to your table, is excellent and reasonably priced. Fun place to gather with co-workers and friends.

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Thank Kerry E
Pasadena, California
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377 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What is most exciting about this place is that they always have new interesting beers to taste. This is a beer place, with food. They have a chalkboard where they'll have some 20 new beers to try plus lots of regulars. There's always a new interesting beer that I taste. And they're so much variety that anyone is there will... More 

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Thank PilotMichael
Cuernavaca, Mexico
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017

very good restaurant excellent beer selection, hundreds of beers to choose from also very good Whiskey selection, the burgers were great, an all around excellent choice for a good time

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berrym76
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

I discovered the Congregation Ale House a few years back visiting my parents in Pasadena. Since then it has become a must do activity whenever I am in town. They have an excellent selection of beers, some of their own creation, others high-end offerings from other brewers. The atmosphere is interesting, pretty dark and the wood fixtures give it a... More 

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Pasadena, California
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377 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

This is a fun place to go. Very casual. Shared tables. The beer list changes with every list. Most beers are on tap. Good artisan pizzas and other food too.

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Thank PilotMichael
Pasadena, California
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Have been here a couple times for happy hour with co-workers. Nice place, decent parking and fun atmosphere. Kinda of loud so not a place for an intimate convo. Good happy hour specials and yummy bites.

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Thank cjhb2015
Pasadena, California
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112 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

This is a recent find for us. It has a mid sized inside seating area, mostly with long communal tables and a few tables on the porch. We don't drink alcohol, we were just there for lunch and liked it enough to go back a week later. Their sandwiches are reasonably priced, especially with the lunch special . All are... More 

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San Rafael, California
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Every time I'm in pasadena I come in here for at least a few beers (or more) and sometimes dinner. The reason for 4 rather than 5 stars is just that the menu is a bit limited, but everything I've tried is good. The hot pretzel appy is very good, as are all of the pizzas. Bartenders and servers have... More 

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Bar / pub type place, with outside patio. We enjoyed sitting outside. Several leashed dogs with their owners shared the patio with us. All 3 of us ordered Classic hamburgers, shared one order of hand-cut fries, one order of sweet potato fries, with pesto ranch dipping sauce and rosemary garlic mayo. Personally, the sweet potato fries were too sweet for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 S Raymond Ave, Pasadena, CA 91105-2620
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-403-2337

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?