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Pie n' Burger

) #53 of 553 Restaurants in Pasadena $$ - $$$ American,
913 E California Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91106-4097
+1 626-795-1123
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pies” (32 reviews)
“cheeseburger” (12 reviews)
“fries” (25 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Diner
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
913 E California Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91106-4097
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51 - 60 of 139 reviews

Reviewed 30 April 2015

It's a burger joint, but it needs updating. The wood paneling feels sticky with grease that hasn't been completely removed. Seating is tight, The revolving chairs at the counter were sized for people in 1940 not today. If you're lucky you can find one of...More

Thank Scuba2214
Reviewed 1 April 2015 via mobile

typical diner excperience, terrible parking, dirty and runned down. the burgers were a bit tasteless, and the whole meal smelled and tasted frying oil. the pie was a major dissapointment. tasteless and boring.

Thank Pål-stian E
Reviewed 16 March 2015

We were here for a nearby event for Pi Day (3-14-15 at 9:26:53) so decided to go in and have a late breakfast/early lunch. The restaurant is long and narrow with mostly counter seats and about five tables, some of which seat four and others...More

Thank CacheOn
Reviewed 22 February 2015

The hamburger was made like they to be made when I was a kid. Thinner pattie, tasty bun, topped with lettuce, pickle, and thousand island dressing. And then there was the pie! Lemon merengue pie, not syrupy sweet with a light crust, homemade this morning....More

Thank WVUNeal
Reviewed 19 February 2015

Total greasy spoon that's been around for longer than I'm alive...with some seriously yummy burgers. Nothing fancy here - just beef, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and "secret" sauce. One order of fries is enough for the family. Sure we can't eat here every day (not if...More

Thank john g
Reviewed 18 February 2015 via mobile

Service was great! Burgers were pricey for what you get, hand mixed sodas were surprisingly good and of course the pie was excellent. The parking was so bad that we almost went somewhere else!

1  Thank Kenneth T
Reviewed 14 February 2015 via mobile

I was excited to try this classic Pasadena burger spot. Very disappointed. Difficult parking. Surly staff. Flat soda. Fries taste like fish. Don't do it.

Thank peepfreak
Reviewed 10 February 2015 via mobile

The title pretty much says it all. It's not quite a counter diner, but it's not a restaurant either. The burgers are fantastic, and the pie tastes like mom's homemade.

Thank FunintheOCsun
Reviewed 26 January 2015

the name of the restaurant is appropriate. The service is excellent AND the servers make your soft drinks what I guess is the old fashion way.....syrup. Add carbonated water, mix by hand and serve, sweet. Small hole in the wall with no reservations accepted. Worth...More

Thank BNW-SoCal
Reviewed 4 December 2014

Pie N Burger is something of a throwback. The area around it has been gentrified and become very upscale but the atmosphere here is still pure '60s. The food is simple but delicious and the prices are very reasonable. I don't think that any item...More

1  Thank Jeff J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 20
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, 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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