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Mi Piace

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25 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91105-1901 (Fair Oaks)
+1 626-795-3131
08:00 - 23:00
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Fri - Sat 08:00 - 23:59
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Los Angeles
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My favorite dishes are the Insalata Tricolore, ravioli al burro (Hand made butternut squash and ricotta filled ravioli with brown butter, sage and parmigiano) and for dessert, the Chocolate Soup (Bittersweet Belgian chcolate souffle served with a side of Chantilly cream). It can be really busy, so best to make a reservation.

Thank uncutfootage
Management response:

Thank you for taking the time to write a review! Guest satisfaction is our main priority and we are so glad that our food (and us) hit the mark with you. More 

Pasadena, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have lived in the San Gabriel Valley for almost 35 years. Over that time, Mi Piace has been around for many years, although I have not been there lately. I have taken friends and family there for dinner, dates, etc. The bread they give you at the beginning of your meal is delicious. The food is pretty good, although... More 

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Pasadena, California
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is excellent ,the service is great. The location is perfect. It can become pricy if you are going to bring the family, but it is worth every dollar you spend. The cocktails are very good and is in the price range of most restaurants.

Thank Yolanda M
Management response:

Thank you for the positive feedback, Yolanda! Come join us for a cocktail again soon. More 

2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love the atmosphere and the food is great. The parking is easy. The waiters are friendly. If it is warm outside I like to sit out front. It is just a great place to relax and enjoy yourself.

Thank Lori P
Rancho Mirage California
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderful experience. The service by Anna was great. The Linguine with white clam sauce was super and the Shrimp Diavolo was to die for. The drinks were perfect. For a Sunday night this was so unexpected that it made our entire Patriots won day. Don't miss it

Thank desertj1
Management response:

Thank you for both your patronage and kind review-we think our shrimp diavolo and linguine are pretty amazing too. Hurry back and visit us again soon! More 

Rancho Cucamonga, California
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38 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just stopped in for some coffee and had cappuccinos and a pretty dessert. It was morning before 11:00. The staff was great and explains thing to us. They didn't that we just wanted coffee. What a find. Its a great place for lunch or dinner too.

Thank MamaMia796
Management response:

So glad you enjoyed both your coffee and experience with us! Come visit again soon! More 

Coto de Caza, California
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109 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017

Excellent food--- all dishes; Wood burning oven.Great atmosphere & music in background. Get the bread service for only 1.50---well worth it and the folks that go there regularly do get this wonderful Parmesan-Foccacia style bread--that is fresh and delicious! PS--if you really have to ask about free wi-fi, go to some other place; Here most folks look at one another... More 

Thank John S
Management response:

Hi John! We strive to give our guests the very best-whether that be experience, service, or the food-and are so glad we met your expectations. Nothing makes us happier than a satisfied diner. Please come visit us again soon! More 

Pasadena, California
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Mostly Italian fare, but exquisitely presented and always full of flavor. High cuisine for the discerning diner. Immaculat decor and wonderful staff. Medium price and worth every cent!

Thank John L
Management response:

Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a great review! We're so glad to hear you had a delicious meal accompanied by great service. Looking forward to your next visit! More 

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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

The ambience is great, the service good and mixed with the authentic Italian food...yum. And not too noisy that conversation at the table over business lunch makes it a perfect spot!

Thank Danny B
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

A gem in Pasadena. Authentic italian with a modern touch. Friendly staff and beautiful light and airy area. Worth the effort for business or pleasure

Thank Glenn F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:59
08:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91105-1901
    (Fair Oaks)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-795-3131

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?