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Blind Donkey

) #280 of 558 Restaurants in Pasadena $$ - $$$ , ,
53 E Union St, Pasadena, CA 91103-3924
+1 626-792-1833
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good63%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
24 May 2016
“Whiskey, Bourbon & Rye”
22 Feb 2016
“Dark and Easy ”
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, Contemporary
$$ - $$$
53 E Union St, Pasadena, CA 91103-3924
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Reviewed 24 May 2016

Great selection of browns. Food is standard pub fare, but the fried pickles are worth the trip. Game tables, trivia nights, fun local, flavor

Thank Rick S
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

Stopped in after a long day of work (I work on the road alot), looking for a place to knock out some emails and have a brew. It was a Monday evening, so understandably quiet, but still a decent crowd. It was very dark in...More

Thank lagerhead814
Reviewed 4 February 2016

Love coming here for a drink and something small to munch on! Food is good! Service is slow, not so friendly but not rude. It's a cool place to hangout with friends on a Friday night!

Thank Erika M
Reviewed 10 January 2016

The whisky selection at the Blind Donkey is very good with choices from all around the world - as a beginner with whisky and a cocktail nut, however, it was the choice of whisky cocktails that drew me in. Every cocktail we tried was delicious,...More

1  Thank carolinelein
Reviewed 25 November 2015

Dark brooding, blues playing, and well worth it for the great beer and whiskey selection. But trust me, the fried pickles are amazing and a Reuben fries mash up was fabulous.

Thank Ken A
Reviewed 7 September 2015

We've been at this bar on Sunday afternoons after theater matinees a few times and found it interesting and friendly. We again went yesterday (9/6) with out-of-state guests. The bartender was the rudest we've ever come across. Not only did he not wait on us,...More

Thank Gloria S
Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

It's a good bar and they have whiskey flights as we wanted to go for whiskey tasting. I loved the atmosphere and that it was so crowded.

Thank Jellylow
Reviewed 5 June 2015

Excellent place to have a drink with friends or alone (I guess). It's unpretentious and friendly. The bartender was attentive when I gestured to him. Everyone coming and going were friendly. It wasn't busy when I was there with my wife so we had a...More

Thank Emmanuel B
Reviewed 9 March 2015 via mobile

Excellent vibe , especially for those who don't want the tourist experience. Bartenders are highly qualified. A must !

Thank Rebecca J
Reviewed 9 March 2015

This is not a tiny hole in the wall, but there doesn't seem to be any serving staff. There's a bar and tables in one room, and tables in another room, so it took us awhile to figure out that one needed to walk up...More

Thank Julie S
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Bar, Pub, Contemporary
Dinner, Drinks
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  • Address: 53 E Union St, Pasadena, CA 91103-3924
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-792-1833
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