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LA Fiesta Grande

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624 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91101-2006
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Pasadena, California
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

This restaurant is currently closed. There is a sister restaurant in SOuth Pas, and while the food is the same, the margaritas are not, the ones from Colorado were much better. What we especially like are the marinated meats in the fajitas and fajita tostada.

Thank Victor Z
Houston, TX
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36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 27, 2016

This excellent, relaxed Mexican restaurant is one of my favorites. It has a relaxed atmosphere and reasonable prices. I particularly like their burritos. Although located on Colorado Blvd. in downtown Pasadena, the parking is usually pretty easy because there is a parking lot at the back.

Thank ReallyLoveTraveling
Bentonville, Arkansas
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81 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 25, 2016

The staff is very friendly which makes the service great. This is a place the locals go and get real mexican food. The food is good and you get your food fast.

Thank Stephanie L
Los Angeles, California
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579 reviews
281 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 237 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 21, 2015

Old school restaurant since 1974. The last day of business will be 30DEC2015 when this restaurant will close forever, the SoPas location will still be in operation. We ordered the 3 item combo which came with rice and beans, we shared this plate since we were not starving. The food was very good and flavorful but it needed more hot... More 

Thank Creeping_Death_LA
Long Beach, California
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I highly recommend this restaurant. We have gone here for more than 20 years and it is still one of our favorite restaurants. You can get a $25 certificate for this restaurant on Reataurant.com. You won't be disappointed!

Thank John R
Pasadena, California
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2015

One of our two favorite Mexican restaurants, the food, drinks and service are always consistantly good. Excellent buritos and margaritas.

Thank Joseph H
Boise, Idaho
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206 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2015

Right on Colorado Blvd in downtown Pasadena. The margaritas are tasty, the guacamole made fresh. Try the Mole, it's great!

Thank Ralph L
Los Angeles, California
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266 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 16, 2014 via mobile

We went here for dinner before attending a performance at the Pasadena Playhouse. (It's right around the corner!) I was a bit concerned about the service because it was mentioned in other reviews but our server took good care of us. The food was good but nothing outstanding.

Thank Sid k
San Clemente, California, United States
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53 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2014

I have been going to La Fiesta for over 10 years. Love the lunch specials, Charlie in the bar is great as is Marcos. The entire staff is always very pleasant and willing to make recommendations on specials and standard menu items. Love the enchiladas, tacos, burritos and the cadillac margs - the best house cadillac i have ever had.... More 

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Pasadena, CA
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39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2013

When my friend and I came into this restaurant, there were two larger parties of about eight. I expected our service would be a little slower because of this but what I didn't expect was to have to beg for service. It took literally ten minutes just to get the server to take our order - a tostada and a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 624 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91101-2006
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: 626-795-5577

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?