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Kathleen's Restaurant

595 N Lake Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101-1242
+1 626-578-0722
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“What a GREAT FIND on Lake Avenue! ”
3 May 2018
“Excellent lunch!”
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595 N Lake Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101-1242
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Reviewed 15 May 2015

It's impossible for a restaurant to stay in business for 33 years if they don't have good food. This was my first visit to Kathleen's and when I entered I wondered if it was the right place for a good meal. It looks tired, a...More

Date of visit: May 2015
1  Thank fro2
Reviewed 5 May 2015

I can always count on the food being good at Kathleen's. I guess it would have to be good to last as long as they have lasted at that location. Service is decent, but it can be hit or miss. I go for the food...More

Date of visit: April 2015
Thank John R
Reviewed 8 February 2015

We enjoy brunch, lunch and dinner at Kathleen's regularly. They have great food, pleasant atmosphere and friendly staff. Service is attentive and prompt. They offer great specials and in house baked goods. great all around restaurant.

Date of visit: January 2015
Thank dana p
Reviewed 10 October 2014

I had the cobb salad and the pumpkin bread it was good. Service was kind of slow, but otherwise OK. Nothing fancy but a consistent good meal.

Date of visit: September 2014
Thank MySeaBiscuit13
Reviewed 8 September 2014

If you are looking for a place that is mellow, excellent service, and great food....this is your place! The meals remind me of good down home yummy food. We have now this place our "go to" for date night for us. A must if you...More

Date of visit: September 2014
1  Thank Mike F
Reviewed 1 July 2014

Food was awesome! Service was great. We had five people in our group. Everyone loved their food, not one complaint from us. Restaurant was clean. food was served right away and hot. Food was plated beautifully, and garnished with fresh fruit! The host took care...More

Date of visit: June 2014
Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 23 September 2013

Our monthly group of 8 had breakfast here in September. We were seated at a long table in a side room with no other customers, so it was nice and quiet to talk. Six of us had omelets, one pancakes and one eggs Benedict. My...More

Date of visit: September 2013
1  Thank Francis S
Reviewed 18 July 2013

After reviewing Trip Advisor, we decided to try Kathleen"s and we were not disappointed. We had a great lunch with excellent service.

Date of visit: July 2013
Thank David R
Reviewed 6 October 2011

My husband and I were treated to dinner at one of my Aunt's favorite restaurants last week. After visiting Kathleen's in Pasadena, I understand why she enjoys dining there. The dining room was clean, comfortable and conducive to conversation. The owner, Kathleen, seated us and...More

Date of visit: October 2011
1  Thank Kbarber2007
Reviewed 14 August 2011

I have been coming to Kathleen's for a long time… decades. The dining room kind of looks like it got frozen in time, but the food is really good. My daughter usually gets their chicken caesar salad or pasta. I love their Salmon or Halibut...More

Date of visit: July 2011
2  Thank aswessen
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 595 N Lake Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101-1242
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-578-0722
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