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U PiCK Cafe

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Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Persian, Armenian
Special Diets
Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

It had been a while since I’ve been to this restaurant, and was nice to taste their fresh chicken kebab over rice with vegetables. I noticed a sign that they have lamb kebabs to now. Can’t wait to go back and try the lamb. This...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank PilotMichael
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

I had the Falafel Plate, vegan style, and liked it. The falafels were very good but not excellent. The hummus, salad and bread were all close to perfect. I appreciate healthy food and this place fits the bill. I think they could have come up...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Well priced, the koobideh was done seasoned well and the rise was done perfectly. The hummus was just right. I will come again here.

Date of visit: February 2018
Reviewed 19 October 2017

This is authentic Persian-Armenian food served in a pleasant unassuming restaurant by attentive and pleasant waitstaff.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank juhaszj
Reviewed 4 October 2017

It's always a little scary walking into a restaurant with food that you are not familiar with and ordering the right thing and then hoping you like it. I had googled "salad near me" and this place popped up and it did not disappoint. The...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Lory S
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Great casual local eatery. They have loads of vegetation choices and authentic Persian dishes. I eat in and order take out from them on a regular basis.

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank robin A
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

This is a simple Mediterranean restaurant where you can get a quick good bite to eat. The chicken kebobs are super delicious. They also have soup. Three different kinds. The lentil soup is extraordinary. It is so good you will order soup to eat there...More

Date of visit: February 2017
1  Thank PilotMichael
Reviewed 29 August 2016

This place is on par with the other good Middle Eastern places in Pasadena and is likely to be less crowded because it is on Lake, North of the freeway. The kabobs were all perfectly cooked, the salads fresh and not overdressed and the rice...More

Date of visit: August 2016
1  Thank EricG141
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Since it was a Sunday, and MC on South Lake Ave was closed, U-Pick was the choice for dinner take out tonight. Stayed with the beef and chicken kabob, and the price was under $20. The rice delicious and I chose the hummus and salads...More

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank d l
Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

We dropped by for dinner on Wednesday night and the place was pretty sparse. But it was only about 20 mins later that this place started to fill up and a lot of people do take out from here. I counted about 4-5 take out...More

Date of visit: September 2015
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