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146 S Lake Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101-2652
+1 626-304-7700
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“soups” (11 reviews)
“salad” (38 reviews)
“cafeteria style” (16 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
146 S Lake Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101-2652
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11 - 20 of 79 reviews

Reviewed February 5, 2017

Lunch for two came to almost $60.00. Food is a cafeteria-style deal. Although the dishes sound yummy, what you get is pretty bland. Desserts were lousy, as in so lousy that I left my chocolate mousse...and I am a dedicated chocoholic! And the kicker...the lemonade...More

Thank transplanted2016
Reviewed June 18, 2016

There is a lot of choice - but nothing really impressed me and so I find Lemonade to be pretty average. With all the other options in the Lake Avenue area - it wouldn't be the first place I would recommend to someone. Given that...More

Thank checkinginplease
Reviewed May 18, 2016

Lemonade takes food buffet food to the next level. It's more like a market. You walk through a line and pick your food, but it's far from an old, tired buffet. They have at least 10 salads to choose from, braises (soup/stew), pasta and hot...More

Thank rabbitgirl7
Reviewed March 28, 2016

On a recent visit to Pasadena, Lemonade came highly recommended. The salads were delicious with a plethora of choices, but the other choices (entrees and desserts) were less appealing. The lemonade was wonderful!

Thank 2Travelers92308
Reviewed March 22, 2016

Its a neat idea with what appears to be fresh salads and some sandwich fixings and some hot foods. I ordered an edamame/green bean salad that was OK, a turkey salad that had a good amount of bread pieces (filler) in it and a beet...More

Thank CalifAdventurer
Reviewed February 23, 2016

Never been and have gone back three times in one month. Healthy, freshly prepared food. I like it. Give it a try, and when hunger gives you lemons, get Lemonade.

Thank fd450
Reviewed February 6, 2016 via mobile

This place has incredible food, it's all so fresh and healthy. Loads of choice from the salad bar with all sorts of interesting flavours there. The Mac and cheese in white truffle sauce was divine, the chocolate desert was heaven. Highly recommend this place and...More

Thank greenpanther30
Reviewed February 3, 2016 via mobile

Ate here for supper. Lots of really nice salads and sandwiches but the prices were out of control. For a fast food restaurant they are charging as much as a gourmet sit-down restaurant.

Thank Matt G
Reviewed January 20, 2016 via mobile

Curried chicken salad; arugula, blue cheese, balsamic salad; beef miso soup; ramen salad; Mac and cheese; bacon , lettuce , tomato , turkey salad; lemonades; lemon blueberry , meringue dessert. All yummy.

Thank pennstatetraveler
Reviewed January 14, 2016

Daughters wanted to go here because of a Youtuber they follow likes the place. It was awesome. Very, Very good food - lots of options ranging from salads, to soups to hot dishes. Everything was very fresh and tasted excellent. I had two salads and...More

Thank simnznc06
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 146 S Lake Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101-2652
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-304-7700
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