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Cafe Santorini

64 W Union St, Pasadena, CA 91103-3627
+1 626-564-4200
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
64 W Union St, Pasadena, CA 91103-3627
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great experience at Café Santorini. It was very crowded when we arrived on a Saturday night for our reservation, but the host escorted us to the bar where we had wonderfully prepared cocktails. When our table was ready we had great service--the...More

Thank citygrl2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service was very slow, the waiter was nice enough but i do not like it when they are talking to other waiters or other customers while they are holding your food in their hands. I always think that if your drink is finished before the...More

Thank MakeMyBed
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I met another couple and we had made reservations to sit on the terrace. The atmosphere outside was great. Loved the lighting as the sun went down. Our server was outstanding as he explained the specials and gave us some great suggestions...More

Thank radman143
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great selection but limited for vegetarians Servers at times are not always welcoming Fun ambiance specially outside seating Food is very tasty but pricey

Thank Lourdes Maria C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The food is very good. Do start with Fried Pacific Smelt. I love this appetizer. It reminds me of snacks in Nepal. I also recommend Red Curry Risotto With Seafood. I love the quality and quantity. Do make reservation ahead. This place is very popular....More

Thank AngP60
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Three of us had the yummy roasted octopus salad, the mezze tasting plate, and the seafood salad (my least favorite of these dishes). Great sangria and rose. Wonderful service!

Thank DeborahandAndy
Reviewed August 6, 2018

We love the vibe, the menu selection and above all the fact that they are never bothered by kids. Although we try to keep the disruption to an absolute minimum, we've seen other kids go wild and they are always met with a smiling waiter...More

Thank SvetK734
Reviewed August 6, 2018

The food here is delicious. I gave it 3 stars because they did not offer a kids menu or kid portions. My 8 year old nephew ordered a pizza ($16.00) and ice cream ($10.00) for dessert and his meal totaled to $26. I got charged...More

Thank misscancer77
Reviewed August 6, 2018

This restaurant is always good. We take all our business visitors there for lunch and know they will never be disappointed. I have eaten there twice in one week before, and about 90% of my business lunches are there. Food is great; I love both...More

Thank Sandra D
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Busy place in Old Town Pasadena. Good food, generous portions, but a bit pricy. Many vegetarian options available.

Thank ElinML
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June 22, 2018|
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Response from fortheloveofTuscany | Reviewed this property |
There is a garage almost across the street but no valet that I know of
Vicki T
April 16, 2018|
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Response from jpmerchandise | Reviewed this property |
Always go for the menu on the restaurant’s website.
December 27, 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
$21 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
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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