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Roscoe's House of Chicken & Waffles

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830 N Lake Ave, Pasadena, CA 91104-4560
+1 626-791-4890
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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08:00 - 22:00All hours
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830 N Lake Ave, Pasadena, CA 91104-4560
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First and foremost, it was packed! Obviously based on its reputation and excellent food, there is always going to be customers. If you can't find parking in their parking lot, you'll have to find a side street to park at. Our wait time was approximately...More

Thank Sandri L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Soooooo, Everyone always talks about how amazing this place is so I finally decided to go. I went on Sunday It was packed to capacity for one. Once I was seated the table still was alittle sticky. The hostess was foreign and was doing more...More

Thank shiretta b
Reviewed 2 October 2017

I'm not a big chicken and waffle fan (prefer pancakes) but family from the East coast was visiting and wanted to go there so we did. I've had better at the little shop here is Oakland at Jack London Square. I Had the Obama special...More

Thank Junious W
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Great fried chicken and grits. It used to be very salty but they have cut back on the salt and it is even better than before.

Thank Marc A
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Just a regular visit to my favorite spot for fun eats in Pasadena. Nothing better than hot fried chicken, fluffy waffles, nice and fast service, and great energy place...

Thank markj4golf
Reviewed 6 September 2017

so this was my first time there, i was super excited because i had heard so much about this place--unfortunately this place was just not for me. the food is okay, if you prefer soul and greasy food. the concept of waffles and chicken just...More

Thank sillygirl67
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Roscoe's is like the girl next door who is overlooked in spite of her obvious merits. In this case, I've heard only great things about their food from friends and the chain was featured on Food Network and lauded by Obama, but it took a...More

Thank linda c
Reviewed 23 July 2017

I never knew about this place but my employees were dying to go here. The chicken was better than I expected - not the least bit greasy and quite moist. The waffles are very good as well as the grits. The prices seemed a bit...More

Thank Andy R
Reviewed 13 July 2017

The wife and I went to Roscoe's in Pasadena. We both agree that the waffles were good, but a little soft. We also both agree that the fried chicken was the best we had ever had.

Thank brproactive
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Walked right in and was seated immediately. Only two wait staff on duty so it was at least 10 mins before someone took our order. Food was prepared very good and plenty of it. My wife could only eat half of her omelette and there...More

Thank jccawdrey
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 830 N Lake Ave, Pasadena, CA 91104-4560
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-791-4890
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