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Amara Chocolate & Coffee

55 S Raymond Ave, Pasadena, CA 91105-1934
+1 626-710-8831
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“churros” (27 reviews)
“arepas” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Venezuelan, Latin, Spanish, Deli
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
55 S Raymond Ave, Pasadena, CA 91105-1934
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A small cafe with so much deliciousness! As far as understood from their website, its a Venezuelan cafe and that's something first time for me....Loved it...specially Chicken Pesto sandwich and the Chocolate-bites and definitely my cuppa coffee. The staffs are supercool and provides excellent service...I...More

1  Thank JUNI-BANERJEE
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best pastries in town, the arepas are delicious, several gluten free options on desserts and lunch items

Thank Aligrat
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Everythingchocolate the serve or sell is superb. Try the hot chocolate or take home some powdered chocolate. You’ll love it.

Thank mlwFortLee_Nj
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

This place serves Venezuelan style hot chocolate, pastries, and quick bites. We ordered 8 empanadas and 4 cheese sticks; the bill came to be $50, which is definitely on the pricier side. Empanadas came in three flavors, beef, chicken, and salmon. The transitional cheese one...More

Thank Rachelle W
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

I was recommended this cafe and my coffee was good, however my friends Aztec coffee was taking a very long time. On asking we found they had missed it while taking care of another very big order. I was impressed with how they took care...More

1  Thank happinessvortex
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

I don't know, it was a weird mix!! I am from Venezuela and I was visiting from Miami. Here in Miami you find a lot of Venezuelan restaurants so I guess we are spoiled in some way. When we went to this place I found...More

Thank Gida N
Reviewed 17 July 2017

A friend recommended that I try this when in town. I was not disappointed, there was a small wait to order, but was greeted as I entered. They have a wide variety of options they helped me to narrow my options. I settled on the...More

1  Thank FastTravelerUT
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

I think the name of this restaurant is very misleading as it offers so much more than gourmet chocolate and churros. I had an Argentinian sandwich that was full of flavor and so satisfying. They have an array of fresh breakfast and lunch items with...More

1  Thank rklace
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Friendly Spanish style atmosphere, the owners are very nice. Everything we ate or drank there tasted perfect; we are regular!

Thank rosedesaron
Reviewed 27 May 2017

We stopped in for a snack after shopping. Fantastic mini churros with vanilla ice cream and dark chocolate dipping sauce. Amazing! A gem in Old Town Pasadena!

1  Thank Kay Y
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 19:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 19:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 19:00
Thursday
08:30 - 19:00
Friday
08:30 - 22:00
Saturday
08:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 S Raymond Ave, Pasadena, CA 91105-1934
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-710-8831
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