Located in the land of upscale haberdasheries and parking meters that don’t even take debit cards is Edwin Mills, an all-day cafe in Old Town Pasadena. Their brunch menu includes to-be-expected dishes with unexpected names, like “Confused Burrito,” “WTF is Shakshuka,” and the simply stated “That’s A Lot of Protein” (it’s a New York strip steak).
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La Grande Orange Cafe
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The Luggage Room Pizzeria
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Superba Food + Bread
All-day Venice spot Superba Food + Bread proves that sometimes sequels are better than the original.
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Union is the best restaurant in Pasadena, and one of the best Italian restaurants in all of LA.
Chaaste Family Market
Chaaste Family Market in Pasadena is a fantastic Filipino restaurant that just so happens to be in a convenience store.
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