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Magnolia House

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US$15 - US$20
American, Bar
After-hours, Dinner, Brunch
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Warm Edamame
Toasted sesame, fire, ponzu or salted
Tortilla Chips + Pico De Gallo
Fresh corn tortilla chips served with tomato, onion, cilantro, and jalapeño salsa
French Fry Trio
Yukon‎ gold, sweet potato and classic fries served with BBQ ranch, garlic aioli and chili honey sauces
Onion Ring Volcano
Served with smokey BBQ sauce with grated parmigiano
Fried Green Tomatoes
Basil‎ cream cheese filling, cucumber salsa, roasted red pepper sauce
Tomato Bisque Soup
Spinach and Artichoke Dip
Served with fresh corn tortilla chips
Crispy Coconut Shrimp
Served with sweet pineapple chili sauce
Shrimp Cocktail
Served with our homemade tequila cocktail sauce
Fried Calamari
Served with homemade cocktail sauce, garlic aioli
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Reviewed yesterday

Generally serving cocktails and a variety of small plates, weekends offer a brunch menu at Magnolia House. Situated in a vintage Craftsman bungalow, tastefully remodeled with an expansive window opening above the front tables to connect with outdoors, this is a splendid location to enjoy...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Brian G
Reviewed 22 October 2018

We went with family to the Magnolia House restaurant on South Lake Avenue in Pasadena in California. We basically just had a bottle of their house white wine together with half a dozen starter dishes. These were quite highly flavoured with hot sauces which suited...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Peter T
Reviewed 19 October 2018

This place is always good. There is a nice variety and all food is well prepared. It is typically pretty crowded but the service is still good and very friendly. Good value and decent size portions both with the appetizers and with entrees.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Judy K
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Nice place to hang out for a drink and to meet up with friends. The food is also very good and out of the ordinary.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Johnsid1
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Great lounge atmosphere! We had a good time. Very chill vibe. The atmosphere is great with couches and tables. The appetizers are so so good! The hand crafted cocktails are good. The servers are so friendly! We called and were put on wait list. We...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Angieaswims
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Really good food...Not your ordinary take on favorites which is what makes it unique Good drink menu and friendly service

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank travelshooter71
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Last time I ate at Magnolia was a couple of years ago, and I really liked it after its makeover into an airy, small-plates bistro. This time the hostess was friendly and very patient as we made up our mind between a sidewalk table and...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank briochem2000
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Not much else around, we stopped in and were pleasantly surprised. The food is good! try the cauliflower dish, very tasty yet healthy. We also enjoyed the blackened fish tacos and the Korean wings. The cocktails (we stuck with G&T) were $13 each so our...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank GPToak
Reviewed 26 April 2017

My wife and I can hear for brunch a few weeks ago and loved their food and service! I couldn't figure out the theme of the restaurant but we didn't care. Service was really excellent and the food was so delicious. We loved it and...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Emmanuel B
Reviewed 23 February 2017

This is one of those popular restaurants in trendier parts of Los Angeles that go in for serving a selection of starters in a tapas like way, instead of serving proper main courses once you have eaten a starter. Actually the wine and starters were...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Peter T
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