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Del Mar Station Restaurants

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New to Pasadena? Check out the Del Mar metro station on Del Mar and Arroyo Parkway for yummy treats and weekly specials. The stop is one of many along the Gold Line, but it’s one of my favorites because of…

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Taste of South Lake 2015

Taste of South Lake

Foodies, listen up! On Saturday October 10th, from 11am until 5pm, South Lake Ave is hosting its annual Taste of South Lake. It’s free. It’s food. It’s fun. It’s also Pasadena’s largest culinary celebration—oh my! I attended last year’s event…

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Smitty’s Grill – Pasadena 

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Although I grew up in the Pasadena area, and have dinned at many of its steak houses, I had yet to experience one of the city’s classics—Smitty’s Grill. And boy, should I have visited sooner. Because not only is the…

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