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Visited Alta Dena. Lake Dr is a great place to visit. There are restaurants, stores and shops. I... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
jumpa23
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Vancouver, Washington
Nice

Nice restaurants and a nice place to walk and window shop...nice shops especially south of Colorado... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
travelshooter71
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Glendale, California
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Considered to be a Rodeo Drive for the middle-rich.
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  • Average17%
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Lake Ave., Pasadena, CA
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited Alta Dena. Lake Dr is a great place to visit. There are restaurants, stores and shops. I got my nails done at Toplight Nails, 1300 N, Lake Ave. Ann and her staff provide a great service for a super price. We had lunch at...More

Thank jumpa23
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice restaurants and a nice place to walk and window shop...nice shops especially south of Colorado Blvd

Thank travelshooter71
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

if you want a feel of pasadena tis is the place to go. There are numerous stores and places to eat. Park and take a walk about and you will really get the feel of the city.

Thank waiake1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You may want to walk Lake Avenue if you're not in a rush and check out some of the shopping and eateries there. There's not a lot of pedestrian traffic in Pasadena, but there are more than a few places to stop into for food,...More

Thank ProfessorCharles
Reviewed 5 June 2017

If you are in Pasadena, you should take a walk on Lake Avenue. Lake Avenue runs from Pasadena to Altadena. While there are many nice stops along Lake Avenue, I would suggest starting below Green Street. There are many restaurants, on both sides of Lake...More

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 24 May 2017

As someone else wrote so well. This is a dividing line between Old Pasadena in the west part from the post WWII housing in the east. That and Colorado Blvd are are the heart and soul of the city. I have now lived in Pasadena...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 13 March 2017

South Lake Avenue (between California Blvd. and Colorado Blvd.) is a wonderful area to stroll around, look at shops, buy some ice cream, or meet a friend for coffee. There are many shops and restaurants, as well as other businesses to explore. It's especially fun...More

Thank GermaicanSpiceGirl
Reviewed 15 February 2017

One of the main streets in the city with lots of history. Today featuring many options for shopping and eating. It crosses a major interstate with a metro rail stop. Would recommend Old town instead.

Thank dmasu2005
Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

This is one of Pasadena's most historic streets. It divides Old Pasadena from its later eastern suburbs and neighborhoods, lined with shops and eateries, Along it once ran the Big Red Cars to the foot of Mount Wilson and the incline that took visitors to...More

2  Thank Richard C
Reviewed 21 July 2015

Shopping and Pasadena's own local flavor. You might want to do the big stuff first but when you have spare time or just want a nice dinner out it is just 15 minutes north of downtown LA.

1  Thank Robert L
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dana7676
2 September 2015|
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Response from Robert L | Reviewed this property |
There are nice hotels close by your test address but I have not stayed at any they have been too expensive for me. I have stayed at lots of others.. I have stayed at the Ramada Inn on Colorado and have enjoyed it. It is my... More
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