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Trattoria Neapolis

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336 S Lake Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101-3508 (Del Mar)
+1 626-792-3000
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11:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Pasadena, California
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2015

Just so so dinning. Terrific atmosphere. Good for light fare and drinks. Parking difficult. Upscale and great wine list. Very friendly service

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1 Thank Gourmand47X
Pasadena, California
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2015

Had delightful cocktails (esp. those based on brown liquors) and decent but overpriced fare. The service was simply atrocious, snooty if not hostile, especially the "hostess" who would make idle chit-chat with waiters while ignoring guests when the restaurant was virtually empty. So you haven't missed much.

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Thank Rkatsiteli
La Canada Flintridge, California
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182 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2015

Resturant is closing 2-1. No more TN in Pasadena. If in Pas area this weekend, Enjoy dining Now. All inventory to be sold or given to clients of diner. Staff broken up to other dining venues. Chef & owner go seperate ways., Job loss for that area on Lake Ave. Best Salmon I ever had & great hanger steak

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Thank spacetourist
Los Angeles, California
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64 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2014

Trattoria Neapolis has a nice decor and ambiance for ladies who lunch. The menu is varied and the portions are good for those not wanting to overload on the calories. I especially like the half-half selections, e.g., half a salad w/ half a pasta, or half a sandwich + soup. The spaghetti bolognese is good, not outstanding but passable. However,... More 

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Thank Dessertarian44
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239 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2014 via mobile

Four of us ate here for lunch. Service & ambiance are FIVE SPOONS, but the food is just average. We all had different entres. Mine was a great soup but a very mediocre pizza. Three spoons, but willing to grove it a second chance.

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Thank Bonkmeister
Pasadena, California
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106 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2014

This is definitely a special Italian restaurant with a striking atmosphere. I used to walk past this place daily while going to work and was impressed by the tremendous amount of renovation the owners put into it. The food is good and so is the service. But it is the elaborate dark-wood interior decor that makes this place feel like... More 

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Thank TheCurmudgeon
Dansville, New York
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57 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2014

Loved the atmosphere, decor, and especially the food! The kitchen being in view of our table was very cool! Extremely cool wine collection upstairs. Ate here with a friend from high school who recommended it and so glad I did! He bought dinner, and I feel like I owe him a few dinners after the great experience there! Do yourself... More 

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Thank Sonny1226
Altadena, California
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42 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2014

I've been to this restaurant a few times now, the food is very good, I really like the pizza dough and the fresh mozzarella they're using it. I've tried a few pasta dishes as well and have been pleased with them as well. The cocktails are good, and the beer/wine selection is outstanding. Only thing that I regret is that... More 

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1 Thank Nicolas H
Malibu, California
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216 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2014

The food, the service, the atmosphere: all good. Loved the salmon and scallops, House red wine a good, solid pour. Loved that they have pasta alternatives on the menu for those of us counting carbs. Only odd thing is big TV screens at the bar...not really suited to a nice Italian meal...but fits if they want to be positioned as... More 

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Thank hanoibelle
Sierra Madre, California
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2014

Had a business lunch this week with three others and we were all duly impressed with the welcoming staff (one of the owners even came by and graciously chatted and offered suggestions), fantastic food and solid service. Seafood pasta (hand cut) was ordered by two of us and fantastic! Good feedback from tablemates on halibut filet and sandwich orders. No... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 336 S Lake Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101-3508
    (Del Mar)
  • Public Transportation: South Lake Avenue Gold Station
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-792-3000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?