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Caffe Opera - CLOSED

402 S Myrtle Ave, Monrovia, CA 91016-2812
+1 626-305-0094
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good43%
  • Average5%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
9 Sep 2015
“Very romantic place for dinner ”
2 Sep 2015
“So-so, but poor service all around”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
402 S Myrtle Ave, Monrovia, CA 91016-2812
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Reviewed 19 September 2012

We were there on a Monday night around 6:30pm. Not sure why we were the only customers, but we had a great experience. Service was friendly and prompt. Good wine selection by the glass. Had the goat cheese and beet salad, which was a generous...More

1  Thank KNichols528
Reviewed 12 September 2012

Been going here for years. Found out they have a happy your with 2 for 1 drinks! Half off appetizers. Their food is great, especially their starters. they have a nice wine list, so to get half off is a steal. great service and cool...More

1  Thank candegurrl25
Reviewed 26 July 2012

My friend took me to this restaurant for lunch. The menu was fairly extensive,. My friend had a pannini and I had the chicken fajitas. I asked for a substitution in the vegetable portion of the fajita mix and I was accomodated without a problem....More

2  Thank traveldog149
Reviewed 9 July 2012

We stopped into Caffe Opera for Sunday brunch when we discovered our usual cafe overrun with customers. What a treat! The menu is varied--omlets to pasta, trout almondine to pork chops--and the prices are not outrageous for the area ($13.95 seems to be the average...More

2  Thank Scout1960
Reviewed 10 June 2012

Great food and great service. We eat here on special occasions because we enjoy this amazing menu! Only draw back is the price $$$$

1  Thank Greg H
Reviewed 9 June 2012

A beautiful restaurant with very good food. Prices are reasonable.

Thank CaboLvr45
Reviewed 8 June 2012

Elegant food and service for a reasonable price. The trout is unbelievably moist and well-spiced. Great sandwiches for lunch, such as roast beef, cheese, and mushrooms. Linen on the tables. Easy parking. More for your money than going to Pasadena.

1  Thank AdventureReady
Reviewed 28 November 2011

I have eaten both lunch and dinner a few times at this restaurant and have always enjoyed it. It is quiet and pleasant with attentive and friendly staff. Last Friday my husband and I decided to see a movie at the Kirkorian Theater next door...More

2  Thank JoyceKing
Reviewed 21 July 2011

I had the blackened salmon with pasta and it's probably one of the best dishes I've ever had. Given that I will add that the service was exceptionally slow. The ambiance in the restaurant was lacking. It's sits un-inviting on the corner and feels like...More

Reviewed 7 November 2010

Sure, the entries are a bit pricey at $17 and up. But the food is superb! My friend had the Mediterranean chicken with salsa and it was incredibly delicious. I had the Trout Almondine and I don't think I have ever had fish that was...More

Thank caltravelgal
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 402 S Myrtle Ave, Monrovia, CA 91016-2812
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monrovia
  • Phone Number: +1 626-305-0094
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