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Cafe Santorini

64 W Union St, Pasadena, CA 91103-3627
+1 626-564-4200
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“hummus” (34 reviews)
“lamb souvlaki” (13 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
64 W Union St, Pasadena, CA 91103-3627
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Reviewed 24 February 2018

We had supper at Café Santorini on Sat. 23 Sept. 2017. The chicken w/garlic potatoes, grilled vegetables & Porcini mushrooms ($21) was especially flavorful as was the grilled Kefta kebob with pilaf, grilled vegetables, humus & pita bread ($18). We had a fairly good whiskey...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

I came here for a birthday party and foods are great. Unfortunately, the server that was assigned to us was unprofessional and disorganized. Seemed like he wasn’t trained well. The ambiance was fine, the hummus was so good with freshly baked pita bread. Beef kabab...More

1  Thank jpmerchandise
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Visited last night. Nice ambiance. Food was very average. Service was average. Prices were expensive for the quality. You can do better in Pasadena.

Thank rantall
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Santorini has a great Hapoy Hr, both asto the quality of the menu and the low cost of the food and wine . You are required to sit the bar for the Hapoy Hr, but it is well worth it. Hapoy Hr runs from 4-6...More

1  Thank mlwFortLee_Nj
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Dinner out NYE is always bad food or bad service unless you are at a really expensive place, this didn't disappoint us! The menu was pared down for the holiday but the service was timely, atmosphere with the twinkling lights and flowers lovely and the...More

1  Thank Diane101065
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Very good food, California casual atmosphere that feels good to be there, and an easy location in the heart of Old Town. A very good choice.

1  Thank Robert G
Reviewed 2 February 2018

Of many suggestions from friends (both Pasadena locals and others) we and our friends (another couple) decided to try Cafe Santorini after an afternoon at Santa Anita Racetrack. The Yelp and OpenTable reviews were mixed, but this was the clear favorite among the four of...More

1  Thank 85gailo
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Food was good, the place was really nice, great atmosphere. Service was quick. Sat outside at the patio, where it's more popular among diners.

Thank nathasmiles
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

A good sized restaurant on the second floor with a covered deck. It was fairly noisy so we sat inside. The menu has a broad range of choices which is a delightful challenge. Wines aplenty also. The food was all very good as was the...More

2  Thank Bruno S
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Great place- great food- great ambiance! I dined outside and it was lovely- Reasonable prices- nice bar - nice music

1  Thank fortheloveofTuscany
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Vicki T
April 16, 2018|
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Response from jpmerchandise | Reviewed this property |
Always go for the menu on the restaurant’s website.
December 27, 2016|
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Response from skiNebraska | Reviewed this property |
Eat inside
Rhonda R
August 18, 2016|
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Response from Katiesarahflynn | Reviewed this property |
Recommend Uber or walking if you have time.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 W Union St, Pasadena, CA 91103-3627
  • Public Transportation: 2 blocks away on Holly St.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-564-4200
  • E-mail
Tucked in the heart of Old Town Pasadena, Cafe Santorini is the spot to be in. Offering a variety of delicious Mediterranean dishes and a romantic second floor patio. Perfect for a date, a family gathering or a celebration. Cafe Santorini also offers two large banquet venues in the Rococo Room and Pandora on Green.
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