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Mint Leaf I

2535 E Washington Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91107-1446
+1 626-460-8776
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“lamb curry” (5 reviews)
“naan” (9 reviews)
“shrimp” (4 reviews)
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Indian, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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2535 E Washington Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91107-1446
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

The food is very good, but the portions are stingy and the prices are quite high. It's definitely not a great value.

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 3 March 2018

We love this restaurant. The food is delicious and the atmosphere is inviting. The menu offers traditional fare, very well prepared

Thank Flori321
Reviewed 29 January 2018

First the good stuff and there is lots to say about Mint Leaf cafe:a friendly server who gave me cucumber water and led me through the menu, nice ambience, easy parking. I went for lunch, which is nice for one person as you can get...More

Thank Leslie S
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Obviously a popular restaurant. A menu with a wide range of choices bodes well. Fewer choices of wines but enough to satisfy. The food spice level can be specified as you wish. The food taste and quality was very good and certainly much better than...More

Thank Bruno S
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

My third visit here. I’ve tried a number of Indian restaurants around Pasadena however this is by far the best. It gets a little crazy when they get busy but any delay is worth the wait whether you’re dining in or getting a take away.

Thank Dizzyg33
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Don't be surprised when you walk in and don't see any Indians working. There must be some hidden in the kitchen as the food is amazing which we don't always find outside of India! Like how everything is al la carte so we could have...More

Thank ECTravelerW
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I frequently fly to So. Cal about 2-3 times a year. I haven't missed a visit to mint leaf in 3 years. I haven't had one thing on the menu that isn't good ie. chicken tikka masala, chicken saag and cheese naan are my personal...More

Thank Jay L
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We are not sure what was on the menu, so my wife guessed. We got a lamb and a chicken dish and some kind of rice dish. The server asked what level of spice we would like from 1 to 10 ten being the hottest....More

Thank lynndds
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

I had the chicken Tikki Marsala. It was really tasty. I just wish the almost $17 dish came with rice. Rice is an extra charge of $4. Shouldn't Tikki Marsala come with rice? Especially a $17 Tikki Marsala?

Thank Lauren H
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

The location of this restaurant is great and it is Zagat rated but the service is "Terrible" Never go to this place again. The waitress was clueless, did not give any suggestions on the spice level and did not recommend the food, we asked for...More

Thank Yogeeta K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2535 E Washington Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91107-1446
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-460-8776
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