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Cafe 140 South

140 S Lake Ave, Ste 101, Pasadena, CA 91101-4710
+1 626-449-9900
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good48%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
11 Jul 2014
“Take out Dinner”
6 May 2014
“Returning Customer”
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Steakhouse, Pizza
$$ - $$$
140 S Lake Ave, Ste 101, Pasadena, CA 91101-4710
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Reviewed 11 July 2014

We ordered dinner to go recently. Cobb salad was extremely small (much less than average) for the price and quality of food so-so, we would not order again. We love their sister restaurant, Smitty's and neighboring restaurant, Green Street--both who have much more generous portions...More

Thank P W
Reviewed 6 May 2014

We frequent this restaurant because of its location, its excellent choice of food and their presentation and because of their friendly and excellent service.

1  Thank Eli L
Reviewed 21 April 2014

If some of the Pasadena stalwarts remember the Crocodile Cafe this was THE place. Great bread, and reliable food at a really good price. Cafe 140 is now gone, now it's SECO. Trying to be a trendy gastropub with a bar that takes up what...More

2  Thank fd450
Reviewed 18 December 2013

We always enjoyed this spot and the menu which had a big variety from latino to fish, salads, full entre's and was surprised when we tried to go agin with in a week and it was closed for remodeling - ??why. ?New owners, new these,...More

Thank Go_USC
Reviewed 23 October 2013

Been going here long before it was Cafe 140. It was the Crocodile cafe and owned by a group who own another restaurant next store. Good food, sit outside. Interior a little dates. And the kitchen exhaust really needs to be cleaned out. I hate...More

Thank fd450
Reviewed 5 October 2013

A very nice place on Lake, in the heart of Pasadena. Nice atmosphere, nice patio and confortable internal spaces. Typical american food at its best. Great hamburgers, good coffee and tasty salads. Very competent and attentive service. To be recommended

Thank giulonragu
Reviewed 11 August 2013

Walk by found this cafe restaurant. Has side walk tables set up. Nice in the shed. Unpleasant hostess. She has no greeting no smile. Wonderful waiter. As soon as sat down he came greet us right the way. Brought the bread, it's hot inside and...More

1  Thank Qrottyspj
Reviewed 8 July 2013

I was here for a business lunch recommended by a customer of mine and I would definitely go back if/when I am back down in Pasadena! I ordered the Café 140 Special Burger which is a brisket and short rib burger with blue cheese! Prices...More

Thank Desiree S
Reviewed 4 July 2013 via mobile

Outdoor seating available in front or on the side . I ordered 'the works' Burger with Sweet Potatoe fries. The burger is a 2 hander and almost hard to handle. It was tasty. We also had minestrone soup, oriental chicken salad and salmon salad. Also,...More

Thank diverdownfbh
Reviewed 5 June 2013

Being a visitor to the lovely town of Pasadena and not knowing the restaurants, my husband and I found this restaurant and decided to give it a try. We are very glad that we did. We really enjoyed this restaurant! The service we had here...More

Thank goldenstrawberries12
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 140 S Lake Ave, Ste 101, Pasadena, CA 91101-4710
    (Green St.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-449-9900
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