Euro Pane is a good cafe and bakery right in the middle of the chain restaurants and department stores on Colorado. Don’t be scared off by the hordes of people that work in the area wearing suits - they’ve got great housemade bread and baked goods (get the cinnamon roll), and a massive open-faced egg salad sandwich with tomato, spread thin on sourdough.
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The Royce Wood-Fired Steakhouse
The Royce is a fancy steakhouse inside the even fancier Langham Hotel in Pasadena, but it’s food is worth the price tag.
The Luggage Room Pizzeria
If you’re getting pizza in Pasadena, you should get it from The Luggage Room Pizzeria.
Delicatessen by Osawa
Delicatessen by Osawa is a Japanese-style deli in Pasadena, perfect for your work lunch needs.
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A bakery run out of a house in Ojai, Kate’s Bread is only open a few days a week and you should probably pre-order your pastries, but it’s worth it.
Aroma Coffee and Tea Co.
Aroma Cafe is an all-day spot in Studio City that almost always has a line for their baked goods and sandwiches.
Cafe Bolivar in Santa Monica has great coffee, a decent selection of pastries, and fast wifi, and it never gets too loud to focus.
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