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The Raymond Restaurant

1250 S Fair Oaks Ave, Pasadena, CA 91105-3417
+1 626-441-3136
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (25 reviews)
“pork belly” (7 reviews)
“scallops” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM Hours
American, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
1250 S Fair Oaks Ave, Pasadena, CA 91105-3417
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Reviewed today

A great place for your next lunch or brunch with a wide variety menu to please your food desires.. Established in 1886 it's a place with a old world ambiences. The hotel was built atop Bacon Hill which lies between Pasadena and South Pasadena and...More

Thank sogonblick
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'd give it more stars if I could. We had 3 different appetizers and 4 different entrees and all were superb. I rarely see a menu where there are so many things I really want to have. Pork Belly ... maybe best I've ever had....More

Thank magzweig
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came to The Raymond Restaurant based on a recommendation from a friend. Made reservations for brunch. The inside of the restaurant is really nice, but the patio is fantastic. We sat in the patio and you feel really isolated from the street. Our waiter...More

Thank thematrix
Reviewed 22 March 2018

We enjoyed an amazing birthday meal this weekend at The Raymond. I had expected a typical "old school" meat-ish restaurant, but was delighted to see the amazing menu! So many creative offerings, prepared beautifully. Especially delicious were the scallops. Before dinner we enjoyed some creative...More

Thank SuburbanWife
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

These guys have been around since 1886 so they obviously are doing something right. There is indoor and outdoor seating. We had a wonderful table in the patio and enjoyed a great brunch over hibiscus mimosas. The food was quite good as well.

Thank Paulo E
Reviewed 26 February 2018

The menu is quite inventive and portions are very large. Sitting outside on the front or back patio would be preferable on a nice day because the interior while nice and charming has an almost unbearable noise level if the restaurant is crowded (not their...More

Thank Lv2Trav
Reviewed 21 February 2018

My wife and I had lunch here during the DineLA restaurant week in January. We've been wanting to dine here for awhile now and finally had the opportunity to go. It was a great experience. It's a house turned into a restaurant. The place has...More

1  Thank ugooli
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Unexpected surprised! After a long day of work! I decided to go for a drink and some happy hour goodies at The R.H. I was very pleased and satisfied by the costumer service and delicious bites. I can’t wait to go back! MD

Thank MichaelDergar
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Tried the Raymond again and enjoyed it, but probably won't head back soon. The Raymond has been serving fine cuisine for many years and made many changed along their long road. Several years back, they entered into the craft cocktail sector and opened up their...More

Thank trojanking
Reviewed 24 January 2018

We had a late lunch outside beneath an umbrella in a patio/garden setting...so pretty and cozy. All the food is delicious, but my Calabrian Chili Fried Chicken Sandwich was outstanding and I shared it with everyone, who agreed "best chicken sandwich ever!" The owner is...More

Thank Rachel F
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Response from John D | Reviewed this property |
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Response from FredSimson | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely and interesting Dinner menu. Good choice and nice atmosphere to boot!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$80
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1250 S Fair Oaks Ave, Pasadena, CA 91105-3417
    (S. Fair Oaks Ave. & Columbia St.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-441-3136
1886 Bar Hours Tuesday -Thursday 11:30 AM - 12:00 AM Friday 11:30 AM - 2:00 AM Saturday 9:00 AM - 2:00 AM Sunday 9:00 AM - 12:00 AM Happy Hour Tuesday - Friday 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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