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Plate 38

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) #47 of 555 Restaurants in Pasadena $$ - $$$ American, ,
2361 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91107-4263
+1 626-793-7100
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
2361 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91107-4263
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just wandered in to try something new. It was happy hour, so we got small plates. .. very reasonable! I got a Viking beer and my sister got a Belgium beer. The bar was beautiful. Our server was excellent. She was very helpful in...More

Thank tomjonesCalifornia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We like eating breakfast out but I tire of the ususal egg or pancake combinations. Plate 38 provides some twists on the usual breakfast fare. The lemon blueberry ricotta pancakes are excellent as is the crab benedict made with blue crab served over a better...More

Thank Dessertarian44
Reviewed June 8, 2017

I met friends for lunch. The food was really good and the service was as well. I had th special [seared ahi nicoise] It was lovely. My friend had the tempura shrimp and calamari. She let me try it... OMG that was adicting. I don't...More

Thank skier003
Reviewed January 29, 2017

I visited this place in October 2012 and I am still raving about it. I had the best meal I have ever had. I have not traveled everywhere but I can say, this is the best restaurant in the world. My bf and I loved...More

Thank h0llabrunn
Reviewed January 24, 2017 via mobile

Nice atmosphere with great tapas style dishes. Amazing specials along with other dishes on a long and interesting menu. Good sit up bar too and lucky to get a table even at 6 on a Saturday. We sat "outside" but with heaters and screens it...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed January 6, 2017

This place is comfortable and has a tentative and friendly staff. The food is unique and priced accordingly . Email specials offer a good deal for all. The reason why I am writing this review is Last night I got one beer for $10.00 including...More

Thank Got2go2win
Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

At first I thought my wife had me going to just some diner for a hamburger. But a nice surprise seeing the menu and then the actual food. Nicely done and a unique take on food.

Thank lynndds
Reviewed November 8, 2016 via mobile

With no shortage of great places to eat in the Pasadena area, it's not easy to stand out. However, it terms of creativity and overall taste Plate 38 is up there with the best. I've eaten there on several occasions, and each time I've had...More

Thank Colin D
Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

Staying in Pasadena after completing Route 66, needed dinner and Plate 38 was close by, checked out a few reviews and decided to give it a try, great place, extensive menus for beer and wine, food menu not so extensive but very good with daily...More

Thank Tony W
Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Was here for the happy hour that stretch to dinner time. It was not that busy on a Saturday. I had high expectation for the food based on the review but was a little disappointed. It was not bad food, but not memorable. The service...More

Thank RRla
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2361 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91107-4263
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-793-7100
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