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Cafe Santorini

64 W Union St, Pasadena, CA 91103-3627
+1 626-564-4200
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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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 2 May 2016

The fact that it had a tiny sign on the exterior of the building scared me. Also, it was hard to find (even though I was looking for it). But, it was worth it when we found it. WOW! It should be much higher on...More

1  Thank TammySue88
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

Best, best, best place to enjoy a fabulous dinner in Old Town Pasadena! If you can, dine in their patio. The ambiance is perfect for great conversations with friend or family. Exceptional service!

Thank Cma P
Reviewed 26 April 2016

This restaurant has outdoor seating on the second floor, which is quite nice, but that's about it. Service was brusque and generally poor, and the food was pretty poor. I had a special risotto dish with shrimp, scallops and swordfish (I think) which was overpriced,...More

Thank PrinceConsort
Reviewed 25 April 2016

My husband gave up on this place long time back (didn't care for the food), but we gave it a try a few years ago and are now regular customers. The food is great! And there is outdoor seating on the upper terrace for those...More

Thank ReadyToWander
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Had lunch there Sunday- after a few months away. . Casual- but with uniformed wait staff and white pressed linen tablecloths and napkins-- a very nice touch Wait staff as knowledgeable and friendly as ever- even though place went from 25% full when we arrived...More

Thank E and C P
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Have eaten here several times and never been disappointed! The food is delicious, the service is fantastic and the atmosphere is perfect!

Thank Kate D
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

Love the tabbouleh and cioppino and lamb! Great outdoor patio and lively bar. Also the white sangria is crisp and refreshing.

Thank Katiesarahflynn
Reviewed 19 April 2016

This is another one of my absolute favorite restaurants in Pasadena. The Mediterranean menu offers an extraordinary combination of taste and healthy option. The indoor dining room is beautiful, and when the weather is nice the patio can't be beat. Table service is exceptional and...More

Thank Ken G
Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

I booked dinner reservations based on other reviews. As our dinner got closer, we were feeling like having steak but thought we could at least check it out for drinks and appetizers and find a steakhouse for dinners. Once we got settled in on the...More

Thank JillR85381
Reviewed 13 April 2016

Our European cousins wanted to eat here again while they were visiting Pasadena, so we met up. I had read that the calamari was good, so we had high hopes, and ordered that for the table. It was not fried as usual, but instead was...More

Thank anonymousLosAngeles
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Response from skiNebraska | Reviewed this property |
Eat inside
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Response from Katiesarahflynn | Reviewed this property |
Recommend Uber or walking if you have time.
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3 July 2016|
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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, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
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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