South Lake Avenue's COVID 19 Update

What’s New on South Lake Avenue

Granville Cafe

GRANVILLE is a collection of modern-casual restaurants specializing in wholesome hand-crafted recipes and libations. With warm hospitality, good vibes, globally-inspired food and music – they are a culture, not a concept. GRANVILLE can be described as an experiment in humanity. They believe that fostering a culture of love, gratitude and integrity is the way of […]

Mercado Pasadena

Founded by Jesse Gomez with partner/chef Jose Acevedo, Cocinas y Calaveras restaurant group takes pride in offering a traditional yet contemporary experience that has paved the way for elevated Mexican cuisine that is accessible to everyone.  

The Arbour

Chef Ian Gresik along with his wife Nancy Gresik have opened their first restaurant, The Arbour, in the beautiful and historic city of Pasadena. A farm to table fine dining restaurant focusing on local ingredients and exceptional service.  

Nick’s South Lake Avenue

Nick’s on South Lake Avenue features Classic American comfort food, crave-able bar snacks, plus unique cocktails & an extensive wine list. Their food and drink meets the highest standards of quality, freshness and seasonality and combines both modern-creative and traditional styles of cooking.  

Magnolia House

Built over 100 years ago, it’s been a family home, a post-Prohibition liquor store and a myriad of modern businesses. The only consistency is the timelessness of the house and the stories it contains, as it’s reinvented once again into a neighborhood gathering place. Magnolia House is a hideaway for those in the know – offering […]

The Counter

Come into The Counter and you’ll be greeted with a clipboard that includes an extensive list of fresh mouth-watering ingredients that allow you to build your own gourmet burger.  Their 312,120+ different burger combinations make every burger as unique as each customer.  Rarely is the same burger ever made twice in one day.Established in 2003, The Counter is the 21st century’s bold […]

Green Street Restaurant

Green Street Restaurant has been a Pasadena tradition since 1979.  Serving California comfort food for breakfast, lunch and dinner, Green Street is the place where Pasadenans go to meet old friends, discuss business or just enjoy a fabulous meal.  Green Street is still owned and operated by the family that started it as a one room, […]

Smitty’s Grill

Smitty’s Grill continues to warmly welcome new- and long-time guests to its comfortable surroundings. Their bustling dining room is ever-abuzz: in the afternoon, with groups of friends catching up and those stepping away from their South Lake District offices, and in the evening with convivial groups enjoying conversation over dinner and close-knit families making time for […]