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U PiCK Cafe

720 N Lake Ave, Ste 9, Pasadena, CA 91104-5803
+1 626-808-9802
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3 Mar 2018
“Good quality”
18 Oct 2017
“Really excellent Middle-Estern food, attentive service, pleasant setting.”
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Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Persian, Armenian
720 N Lake Ave, Ste 9, Pasadena, CA 91104-5803
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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.

Reviewed 19 October 2017

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

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

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.

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

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

1  Thank Eric G
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

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

Thank Toa B
Reviewed 23 November 2015

Lot of choices here especially if Mediterranean Cafe is closed...the prices are slightly more but you get just as much if not more in your meal. Friendly service, would come back again!

Thank d l
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Made a first visit yesterday and can't wait to go back. Tried the new location on York Blvd (it's hidden in the corner next to the laundromat). The food was amazing for being reasonably priced. You can see them doing all the cooking right there...More

Thank Dave B
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 720 N Lake Ave, Ste 9, Pasadena, CA 91104-5803
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-808-9802
At U Pick cafe we serve fresh mediterranean food in Pasadena, CA. Our specialties are kabob wraps and pates, as well as Persian stews. We also offer a variety of vegetarian options. Our meats are marinated daily and cooked for your order. Our menu also boasts a variety of delicious side choices.
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