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“Fabulous Atmosphere!”

Founders Tavern & Grille
Ranked #10 of 114 Restaurants in Pasadena
Price range: $8 - $24
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
Description: Established in 2013 Local Business Owner/Chef Steve Sumner and his wife Janet wanted to offer a place local to our area that is a step above the rest. Janet designed the decor, and Steve is the executive chef, all the recipes are his own developed over years. Steve started in commercial baking and made fresh bread and desserts in Little Italy over 15 years ago. A place that offers great gathering space for friends and families, fine wine, craft beer and whiskey flights. All fresh, homemade sauces, dressings, desserts, nothing frozen, no freezer on premises, all fresh baked bread onsite. Local sourced, Good Ol' Fashion Comfort Food at it's best!
Reviewed December 14, 2013

This is a great new place in Pasadena, right on Ritchie Hwy. The décor is early Americana and spot on. Loved the bar area with large farmhouse tables. The food is farm to table, which is a great addition in the area. The bar offers whiskey flights (also new in this region), and the specialty cocktails were creative. My son highly recommends the Jefferson Mule. The food was great. The restaurant is new, resulting in service that was a little slow and inconsistent. If the restaurant does not have a specific training program for its wait staff, it would be helpful to develop and initiate to ensure consistent service. We are looking forward to returning and witnessing an even better experience as the staff and kitchen mature and become more synthesized.

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