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Pie n' Burger

$$ - $$$
American, Diner
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913 E California Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91106-4097
+1 626-795-1123
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06:00 - 22:00
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Sun 07:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 06:00 - 22:00
Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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Lafayette, California
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170 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Old fashion burger joint with mostly counter seating. Menu on the wall. Cherry cokes and shakes made to order. Good selection of pies with homemade crust. Friendly service. Great find.

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Thank Ts_Travel_Adventures
Memphis, Tennessee
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53 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here for lunch when business had me in the area. The place was hopping at lunch time on a week day, but I immediately had a seat at the bar. Order a beer and cheeseburger and despite the crowd both arrived very quickly. The burger was solid - a good patty, fresh veggies, and piping hot. The fries were... More 

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Thank ilsete
Diamondhead, Mississippi
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36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First off- I wish that I'd been hungrier!! Ordered a hamburger and fries with a chocolate milkshake with whipped cream! I told our server that I love whipped cream and she piled it on AND brought me a small bowl of whipped cream!! I was in heaven. The hamburger was a real hamburger grilled just right. French fries were crispy... More 

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Thank 57Lou
Pasadena, California
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best pies in Southern CA. The rhubarb is my top favorite (no strawberries, just rhubarb). Burgers get top rating year after year. Slightly expensive. A funky, small joint that doesn't take charge cards, but will accept checks-how old school is that?! Ate there many, many times.

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Thank transplanted2016
Bothell, Washington
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Got a basic cheeseburger and fries and a piece of rhubarb pie à la mode. Everything was excellent. Recommended.

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Thank twotwistedlimes
Los Angeles, California
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199 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

As advertised in the name, it has pies (many, many and the ones we had were superbly crafted, classic pies) and it has a good quality diner style burger. If you're watching calories, or if you're veggie or vegan...probably not your best option in Pasadena. Unless you're falling off the wagon. You could do a lot of damage here, and... More 

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Thank LearningCurv
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Quite simply the best pie I've found outside of my mom's kitchen. If you like a tender, crispy crust and a high meringue pie...This is the spot. Recommend eating lunch elsewhere and stopping here for dessert. 6 different meringue pies...The Chocolate is my favorite. YUMMY!

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Thank Charles U
Pasadena, California
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101 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

If you like fresh eggs for breakfast and hot warm toast. Then this is the place to go to. As witness the huge number of students from CalTech that eat there. I have been eating here for more years than I acre to admit.

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Thank David L
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

This is one of the most expensive places we have eaten for a rundown diner. Our bill was over $50.00 for a burger with fries and water, a patty melt with fries and water, and a bowl of chili with water to drink and a chocolate shake. They do not have regular soft drinks, they make their own. The atmosphere... More 

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Thank Cdin10ac
Goleta, California
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156 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Great burgers, amazing pumpkin pie, yummy grilled cheese. No frills. Expect to wait. Very busy. Can't wait to try other types of pie.

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Thank Valerie K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Monday
06:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 22:00
Thursday
06:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 913 E California Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91106-4097
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-795-1123

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