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“My favorite restaurant in Pasadena since they came into existence 30 years ago.”
Review of Cafe Santorini

Cafe Santorini
Ranked #8 of 805 Restaurants in Pasadena
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$21 - US$30
Cuisines: Italian, Mediterranean
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Restaurant details
Good for: Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Delacy
Transit: 2 blocks away on Holly St.
Description: Tucked in the heart of Old Town Pasadena, Cafe Santorini is the spot to be in. Offering a variety of delicious Mediterranean dishes and a romantic second floor patio. Perfect for a date, a family gathering or a celebration. Cafe Santorini also offers two large banquet venues in the Rococo Room and Pandora on Green.
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Been eating here for 30 years. Owned by two Armenian brothers that use their mothers recipes. Best middle eastern and Italian dishes anywhere. Prices very fair as they own the building. Great for large gatherings and they make you feel like family. Service is wonderful. Try the vegetarian meze. It is to die for with the best humus and other middle eastern treats. A 10 star!

Date of visit: October 2018
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Thank Steven T
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Reviewed 11 October 2018

We went to the Santorini for happy hour one evening. All of the appetizers are amazing. We ordered one of everything off of the list. Each was $6.00. The hummus was especially good along with the calamari and the flatbread pizza.
For 4 hungry men, the bill came to under (before tip) $70 with drinks and everyone left sated.

Date of visit: October 2018
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Thank tomahawk06
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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Located in the heart of old town on the second level of an old brick building cafe Santorini provides a wonderful ambiance , great consistently good food and a nice bar. Many of the waiters have worked there for years and the menue is classsic Mediterranean; the lamb kabobs are fabulous ! Get a table on the patio if possible .

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Glenn M
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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Really interesting Mediterranean menu which includes classic Greek and Italian items plus some Middle Eastern dishes. Friendly staff that offers a lot of helpful presence. Full bar with great cocktails including an extensive wine menu. Dessert menu is less spectacular than the appetizers and main dishes but has some serviceable palate-cleansers.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 652rayq
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Reviewed 9 September 2018

We had a great experience at Café Santorini. It was very crowded when we arrived on a Saturday night for our reservation, but the host escorted us to the bar where we had wonderfully prepared cocktails. When our table was ready we had great service--the food was delicious.

Date of visit: August 2018
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Thank citygrl2018
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