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Malbec

1001 E Green St, Pasadena, CA 91106-2404
+1 626-683-0550
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“empanadas” (15 reviews)
“churrasco” (5 reviews)
“steak” (35 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Latin, Argentinian, South American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1001 E Green St, Pasadena, CA 91106-2404
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1 - 10 of 141 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I gave four stars as the food can be a bit uneven. Great some evenings and just okay on others. Ditto with the service. It depends on the waiter. I think their prices are more reasonable at the Pasadena location than in Burban but maybe...More

Thank Judy K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My & I went to this place for our 7th anniversary. I love this plsce & mark it as very cosy restaurants for romantic occasions. Very quiet, nice ambiance & great food. Highly recommend it for lovers.❤️

1  Thank Rana S
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

This was my first visit to this location but I have previously visited the Malbec in Toluca Lake which I also recommend. This Malbec is in a quiet area of Pasadena, kind of dark outside at night when we went. But that setting was perfect...More

Thank TripAddict5
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Wonderful meal, but service was a bit slow. We sat outside and there was a woman talking very loudly, not the restaurants fault but made the meal a bit unpleasant.

Thank carolschneiderman
Reviewed 21 June 2017

A restaurant that we visit on a fairly regular basis. I was not familiar with Argentine cousins until I first visited Malbec and received a basic education from a very knowledgeable member of the waitstaff. The beef entries are my favorites, and my wife is...More

Thank Paul K
Reviewed 11 June 2017

I'd been planning to visit this restaurant for a while; finally, I visited last week. The restaurant is well decorated and has good service. The menu has a lots of options no only argentina but other countries. I found it a little bit difficult to...More

Thank mart1212
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Large menu with lots of options ranging from traditional Argentinian specialties, to (Peruvian) ceviches, many Italian pastas and grilled steaks and sausages. The food was consistently well prepared, fresh and flavorful. Diverse lists of wines, including Argentinian Quilmes beer, and of desserts, including both well...More

Thank mongoose1950
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

By chance this restaurant was seen for lunch. After brief overview using TripAdvisor we decided to stay. Comfortable place. Great service. Coffee machiato perfect. We share salad , meat table with churrasco, bife de chorizo , baked potatoes, rice , morcilla and one dessert. Everything...More

Thank Ivan S
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

I work nearby and love this place. A bit more than I like to spend for daily lunch, so it's where we go when we have something to celebrate, like a birthday. The salmon salad is my absolute favorite. The salmon is always prepared perfectly,...More

Thank Gloria A
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Very tender and flavorful steak dinner with equally good sides. Very pleasant wait staff in cozy environment. Wines by the glass not so good, though. Go with a friend or loved one so you can reasonably share a good bottle.

Thank ffprow
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1001 E Green St, Pasadena, CA 91106-2404
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-683-0550
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