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30 N Fair Oaks Ave, Pasadena, CA 91103-3609
+1 626-578-1404
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (11 reviews)
“hash browns” (34 reviews)
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30 N Fair Oaks Ave, Pasadena, CA 91103-3609
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I have been here several times. So I can safely say that is a great place to get some classic American food, I most highly recommend getting their soups during the winter time. As I have always come away satisfied.

Thank David L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The facility itself is modern and clean. The menu is extensive and made me want to try many of the dishes. The service was efficient and friendly. I got the Meat Lovers Scramble with their amazing hash browns and a biscuit with butter. Super tasty....More

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent, Excellent cuisine..Old European decor. Chandeliers, Paris art scene paintings. I had the Beef " Boeuf Bourguignon", & my husband had the Fillet of Salmon Piccata. Served with a choice of salad or soup, & garlic bread.. Service was on target & most timely. Ordered...More

1  Thank Luz Z
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for breakfast with the family. It's a small diner with great food. Everyone was happy with what they ordered and the price was good. I suggest the croque madame!

1  Thank jjbgames1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place very clean food great service great wonderful atmosphere real surprise will come back for sure plus in old town lots of places to go and explore.

1  Thank dangg228
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From breakfast to dinner they have good traditional fare. Great place for a week end breakfast. Excellent lamb shank and other dinner dishes.

1  Thank stephencK6534IO
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was a nice place to have breakfast, we had to wait a little while but it was worth the wait. The food was wonderful and it didn't take long after we place our order to get it. I really enjoyed everything that I...More

1  Thank 689gracec
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Just love the breakfast here so many different types of breakfasts. And homemade with super high-quality ingredients. There's generally a line every day to get in, however it's definitely worth the wait.

Thank PilotMichael
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our waffle and breakfast. Our visit was on a Friday around 9:30 am, there was no wait. However, when we left there was a wait. The waffle was so light and amazing. Service was quick and efficient. Coffee is strong and plentiful.

Thank Mugspaw
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Wanting a meal before attending the U2 concert at the Rose Bowl, we found Russell's on TripAdvisor. The reviews were encouraging and it seemed like a cool place. It turned out to be one of the best casual dining places we have ever been to...More

Thank leemeyer
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12 February 2016|
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Response from CONNvacationers | Reviewed this property |
I doubt it. We had to wait about 10-15 minutes.
11 May 2015|
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Response from Barbara M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - i don't recall either but i do know their pies looked so yummy!
Heather S
24 December 2014|
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Response from Barbara M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - I don't know but if they do have the facility it would be a great central location in Pasadena
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 20
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 N Fair Oaks Ave, Pasadena, CA 91103-3609
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-578-1404
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