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216 S Lake Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101-3002
+1 626-449-3013
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good51%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
17 Jun 2017
“Love the Baja Trio!”
16 Sep 2015
“Love the shrimp tacos”
Open Now
10:00 - 21:00All hours
Mexican, Seafood, Healthy
216 S Lake Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101-3002
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Reviewed 17 June 2017

I think the best deal is the Baja Trio which are 3 seafood tacos. The shrimp one is the best of the three! I wish the tortilla chips were complimentary with every purchase. They have a great salsa bar, so why not give the tortilla...More

Thank alkeni
Reviewed 16 September 2015

I was in Pasadena for a week and really wanted to have mexican food. I tried Rubio's and came back 3 times! I loved the shrimp tacos. Next time I am in Pasadena, I will be back for sure :)

Thank Christabelle L
Reviewed 13 September 2015

You order at the counter and they bring your meals to you when they are ready at this location. Parking was a little difficult as the parking lot was very full, but the meal made up for it. I ordered a salad with shrimp on...More

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 6 July 2015

It was my lovely wife and my first fish taco. It is not a 'bad' place, but would not recommend it high on my list.

Thank razerbacks-n-MI
Reviewed 19 January 2015

On trips out west, I look for my favorite mexican quick food at Rubio's. This location was a success. The food was great, the staff was friendly, and in general the restaurant was clean (it was crowded while we were there, so the staff was...More

Thank billgilbert
Reviewed 31 August 2014

A while back, Rubio's upgraded their menu, adding a number very healthy grilled fish taco options. These items, such as the mahi mahi habanero taco and regal springs taco are very tasty healthy options to supplement the traditional offerings. There are also several good salad...More

Thank Eric G
Reviewed 15 February 2014

I simply love the Burrito Especial and always try to get to Rubio's when I'm in the States. This particular Rubio's has a great location, though during lunch hours it may be hard to find a parking spot. They recently upgraded to ceramic dinnerware (this...More

Thank kochamkinie
Reviewed 19 July 2013 via mobile

The Chipotle Shrimp Salad was very good, however one of our salads had too many peppers included. The burritos and tacos were good.

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Reviewed 5 November 2008

it's ok. But compared to La Estrella the fish tacos aren't up to snuff.

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Reviewed 12 January 2008

don't care for the food here, can't explain why.

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 S Lake Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101-3002
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-449-3013
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