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Green Street Restaurant

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146 Shoppers Ln, Pasadena, CA 91101
626-577-7170
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6:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Locals are happy if you are looking for Green Street Restaurant on nearby Green Street as they will get a table before you. I've been going here since they were on Green Street and I have never been disappointed. Great breakfast on the patio in the cool morning air, Lunch and dinner are tasty too. Fantastic service and good portions.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love their salads and bread! It is a cute place with wonderful food! I love visiting this restaurant. We have been many times!

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Thank Amy T
Pasadena, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are visiting Pasadena and want to eat where locals do and skip the chains, this is the place to go. The star here are the salads. My wife always gets the Dianne. It has a sweet sauce which is addictive. My favorite is the southwest Caesar. Everyone has a Caesar but this is unique. The dressing does have... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been coming to this place since the 80's, always a favorite of my uncles. The Diana salad is probably the most popular thing on the menu, so if you like salads this is a must try. The ambiance is nice and the staff is always great.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been coming here since the late 80's. This restaurant offers many good salad. But my favorite had always been the Diane salad. Now hey have kale Diane which is even better.

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Thank Suchi C
Pasadena, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love this place for breakfast, brunch, lunch, Happy Hour and dinner. The service is always excellent and the food is creatively and wonderfully prepared. The salads are just wonderful. The Dianne must be world famous by now. Friends who have moved away tell me they crave that salad! There is a full bar and munchies for Happy Hour. My... More 

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Thank Judy K
Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went there for lunch and ordered the VerA Cruz salad and the Duck sliders. The salad was on the medium range, that is taste wise and size wise, me and my love per girl did not mind the size, but the taste and flavor with kind of questionable .most likely it was the dressing , as it kind of... More 

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Thank Barry684
Pasadena, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Green St. Restaurant has been around a long time. Nice atmosphere and good service. The food is nothing fancy but that is how I like it. A solid menu and everything I have had there was good.

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Thank John G
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been going to Green Street for years and my favorite has always been Charlie's Breakfast (soft scrambled eggs with onions, bacon, salsa, cheese, sour cream) and Green Street zucchini bread, which is fantastic. At lunch or dinner, the must-order is the Dianne Salad -- chopped lettuce with chicken, almonds, and the best dressing ever, similar to a Chinese chicken... More 

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Thank elaine w
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always fun to sit outside on the beautiful patio and have a long brunch talking with friends. The food is an interesting blend of California cuisine and traditional.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 146 Shoppers Ln, Pasadena, CA 91101
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: 626-577-7170
Description
Green Street Restaurant is where Pasadenans go to enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner and it's been a Pasadena tradition since 1979. It is centrally located just off South Lake Avenue and is within walking distance of hotels, the convention center, the Pasadena Playhouse and popular shopping areas. Green Street has an eclectic menu featuring savory salads (the ever popular and addicting Dianne Salad is ordered over 2,000 times per week), tasty meats, fresh fish and creative sandwiches served on wonderful breads. Guests enjoy a full bar and interesting wines by the glass on a beautiful patio or in the airy interior. Take-out and full catering services are also available.

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