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LA Fiesta Grande

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624 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91101-2006
626-795-5577
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Houston, TX
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36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars 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.

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Thank ReallyLoveTraveling
Bentonville, Arkansas
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66 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars 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.

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Thank Stephanie L
Los Angeles, California
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548 reviews
250 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 232 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars 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 

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Long Beach, California
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars 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!

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Thank John R
Pasadena, California
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

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

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Thank Joseph H
Boise, Idaho
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202 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars 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!

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Thank Ralph L
Los Angeles, California
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261 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars 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.

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Thank Sid k
San Clemente, California, United States
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49 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars 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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40 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars 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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Pasadena, California, United States
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87 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

I have been going to this restaurant for fifteen years. The employees are all still there. We often run into the owners. The customers are familiar. The margaritas are really tasty. Their cheese enchiladas are a favorite as well as the El Mojo. They will make you a veggie taco if you request it. I get that often. The service... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
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?