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Kathleen's Restaurant

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American, Steakhouse
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast

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Crock Of French Onion Soup
topped with melted swiss cheese.
an arrangement of crisp raw vegetables served with our spinach dip.
with jack and cheddar cheeses and ranchero sauce, on a flour tortilla. served with guacamole, salsa and sourcream.
Chicken Quesadilla
with jack and cheddar cheeses and ranchero sauce, on a flour tortilla. topped with guacamole, sourcream, and pico de gallo
Steak $11.5
Chicken $11.25
Soft Tacos
topped with pico de gallo, and served with guacamole, salsa and sourcream.
Fresh Sauteed Mushrooms
in garlic, wine and butter.
Garlic Shrimp
sauteed with butter, wine and lemon.
Guacamole & Chips
served with our housemade salsa fresca.
all entrees include a cup of soup du jour or green salad
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Fresh Fish Specials
Chicken Pesto
breast of chicken coated in pesto, seared & thinly sliced over a bed of fettuccine, with fresh vegetables.
Chicken Tarragon
breast of chicken sauteed in a cream sauce with fresh mushrooms, tarragon, green onion & white wine. served with parslied potatoes and fresh vegetables.
Chicken Piccata
breast of chicken sauteed in madeira with capers & lemon. served with rice pilaf & fresh vegetables.
Charbroiled Chicken Kebob
chicken breast marinated lightly in fresh garlic & olive oil. served with rice pilaf and fresh vegetables.
Shish Kebob
marinated & charbroiled lamb kebobs served with rice pilaf and fresh vegetables.
Charbroiled New York Steak, Garlic Butter
served with parslied potatoes & fresh vegetables.
Top Sirloin Steak, Charbroiled
served with french fries & fresh vegetables.
Garlic Shrimp
sauteed with butter, wine & lemon. served on a bed of rice pilaf with fresh vegetables.
Quiche Lorraine
ham, bacon & cheese quiche served with fresh fruit.
all pasta entrees include a cup of soup du jour or green salad
Spinach Fettuccine
with grilled chicken and mushrooms in a tarragon-cream sauce.
Fettuccine Primavera
with fresh vegetables in a garlic-dijon cream sauce.
Fettuccine Marinara
with chicken, mushrooms, fresh basil & parmesan in our housemade marinara sauce.
with spinach & cheese filling and our marinara sauce.
Fettuccine With Shrimp & Scallops
with red and green peppers in a cilantro - garlic cream sauce.
Penne Pasta
topped with meat sauce & grated parmesan cheese.
Pineapple Cheesecake
with a graham cracker crust.
Carrot Cake
with our cream cheese frosting.
Chocolate Velvet Cream Cake
our signature four layer chocolate cake.
A La Mode With Haagen Dazs Vanilla, Add $1.5
Apple Tart, Served Warm
made with granny smith apples.
Mixed Berry Creme Brulee
in a word, superlative!
Ghirardelli Chocolate Creme Brulee
Haagen Dazs Ice Cream, Assorted Flavors
Croissant Bread Pudding
with haagen dazs vanilla and strawberry sauce.
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Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

Loved this classic, quiet and simply decorated restaurant with great service and food. Our party of 4 was seated almost immediately by Kathleen (yes the owner) and our order was taken not long after we sat down. The entrees we ordered were French beef dip...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank KarenK518
Reviewed 3 May 2018

Went with a friend who hadn't been before. I usually eat here once a month. A great place for ladies who lunch. Kathleen is always in attendance and since the day they opened...over 30 years ago....I haven't had a bad meal. The major problem is...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Sheila L
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

This restaurant has been around for probably a very long time. I often forget that it’s there. Then when I go I’m reminded how good is the food. It’s real wholesome homemade food. Super delicious. Prices are fair. Nice quiet ambience.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank PilotMichael
Reviewed 7 April 2018

friends invited us here for lunch LOVED much their blue cheese and bacon burger, big enough for my hubs and me to share. Our friends got a nice sandwich on a croissant and it was huge so they shared too. very pleasant and nice decor

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank jeannette y
Reviewed 21 December 2017

We had not been there for many years, but have had lunch there twice in the past month and loved it. The food was well prepared and delicious, and the service was attentive. We've added it to our list of favorites and will become frequent...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Joseph H
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Kathleen's has been in the same location for years. On north Lake Avenue above the 210 freeway. We used to eat here at least once a month, when we lived closer. This time however we dropped in after seeing a movie at the Paseo. We...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Anita S
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

I almost forgot about this excellent restaurant and it was a real treat to visit them today. This restaurant has been here for 35 years. The food is homemade. Seems 35 years ago all food was homemade, and this restaurant never changed the tradition. Homemade...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank PilotMichael
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Had dinner with an old friend and we all had the wonderful salmon salad which is outstanding and ate it all as it is good sized.

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank JOHN B
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Been coming here for over 20 years. You can always get a table...a BIG PLUS when others are jammed. Yes, the clientele is older. they know a good place when they eat at one. Kathleen is always there ensuring good food and service. Large portions,...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank CayeBoy
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Appears to be a family run operation and no frills. Good service considering that there was one server & one busboy for the entire restaurant. We brought our own wine (2 bottles). The food was very nicely prepared. Just good food!

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank lynndds
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