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Cafe Santorini

64 W Union St, Pasadena, CA 91103-3627
+1 626-564-4200
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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64 W Union St, Pasadena, CA 91103-3627
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Reviewed yesterday

Getting to Cafe Santorini is not quite like a voyage to Greece ... but it is still quite a trip. You enter a narrow door closed off by an "air curtain" so strong with its blast that you are almost gasping, then trek up a...More

Thank BULLDOG742014
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Service, food and experience was wonderful. The chef made my meal to order based on what I enjoy because of food allergies and it was incredible. Service was fabulous and my husband enjoyed the Ciappino Santorini plate which was an amazing selection of seafood. This...More

Thank socaligirl222
Reviewed 4 days ago

Most non-vegetarian restaurants fall short when it comes to their vegetarian options. Not so Cafe Santorini! Their VEGETARIAN MEZZE TASTING plate and GRILLED VEGETABLE PLATE were awesome. What their chef does with the grilled vegetables, lentils and eggplant is amazing. We ate there yesterday for...More

Thank acheyfeet
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great ambience and food. Make sure you are seated on the patio on a nice evening. Food was excellent. Try the green curry with scallops (no longer on the menu, but they will make it if you ask); Mousaka, grilled calamari and

Thank Nigel O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visit Mediterranean area at least once a year. I always loved the taste of the food, especially the greek food there. They are simple, yet full of great flavor. It's really nice to be able to experience it again in the heart of pasadena....More

Thank Madeleineshi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best Mediterranean food I've ever had. Ambience will be great if you are seated at the patio. The Thai curry risotto and chicken breast pasta are my favourite and I miss it already. The service here is inconsistent especially with the older...More

Thank Jakey L
Reviewed 15 May 2018

This used to be our go-to restaurant for a nice evening out, but sadly it has not been the pleasant experience that it used to be. The food & atmosphere is still fantastic - it is the service that has declined. The language of some...More

Thank lschlundt421
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Our waiter danced and treated us like Queens as my colleagues and I indulged in the delicious Mediterranean fare. We shared a table full of tapas, all delicious. The service was delightful and the outdoor seating felt quaint and comfortable! A truly wonderful experience .

Thank COPhilly
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Best octopus outside of Italy. Amazing white sangria with apples that are literally dripping with red sangria. Fabulous service. Yum!!!

Thank Debra S
Reviewed 30 April 2018

So it’s been 15 years since I worked in Pasadena and over 20 since I lived there. You can’t imagine how happy I was to see that Cafe Santorini in Old Towne Pasadena is still a wonderful food destination. With it’s rooftop patio, incredible menu,...More

Thank psicokitty
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Vicki T
17 April 2018|
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Response from jpmerchandise | Reviewed this property |
Always go for the menu on the restaurant’s website.
28 December 2016|
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Response from skiNebraska | Reviewed this property |
Eat inside
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 W Union St, Pasadena, CA 91103-3627
  • Public Transportation: 2 blocks away on Holly St.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-564-4200
  • E-mail
Tucked in the heart of Old Town Pasadena, Cafe Santorini is the spot to be in. Offering a variety of delicious Mediterranean dishes and a romantic second floor patio. Perfect for a date, a family gathering or a celebration. Cafe Santorini also offers two large banquet venues in the Rococo Room and Pandora on Green.
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