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Canoe House

805 Fair Oaks Ave, South Pasadena, CA 91030-2605
+1 626-799-4169
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good48%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Bar, Pub, Polynesian, Hawaiian
$$ - $$$
805 Fair Oaks Ave, South Pasadena, CA 91030-2605
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Canoe House is a fun place to go for lunch and dinner any time and for breakfast on the weekends. My favorite lunch item is the Rare Ahi Salad with a spicy wasabe dressing. The tuna is perfectly cooked (almost raw) and delicious! The...More

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love the atmosphere and service. Hawaiian/ tiki decor. Good food, specials every day! I've tried the sliders, pulled pork an beef and blue. Pretty good! The short rib patty melt and fish tacos were delicious. Nothing fancy, but good service, attentive staff.

Thank 707ginak
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I have eaten lunch here many, many times over the past few years as the restaurant is a convenient place to meet Pasadena friends and family. Good parking. The food is delicious and reasonable. I almost always have the ahi salad or the ahi sandwich...More

Thank beckyatlarge
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Our second time to The Canoe House. The atmosphere is kinda cool. The staff are pleasant and friendly. Service was a bit slow, but not bad. I had the "Seven seas Pasta" ( think that's what it was called). It was pretty tasty If a...More

1  Thank Don R
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Just finished playing tennis. Came in for breakfast Had coffee blueberry pancake and Portuguese sausage. All very good excellent service too

Thank Littlegiat
Reviewed 28 January 2017

I ate here during DineLA during a miserable rainy day. I had just "postponed" some vacation plans to actually go to Hawaii, and this was the perfect place to get that "island feeling" to hold me over until I can replan the trip. The ambience...More

Thank Chris E
Reviewed 17 December 2016

My wife and I went to the Canoe House today for her bday. Talk about good! I had the Garlic Pepper Turkey Burger which was absolutely delicious. It had just the right amount of kick and garlicky delightfulness. My wife had the Sauteed Fresh Salmon...More

Thank Jason C
Reviewed 22 November 2016

We went with a client who is from Hawaii and he knew exactly what to order. The pot stickers were excellent and the tempura shrimp sushi was outstanding for appitizers. The main course was the rib with rice and sunny side up egg on top...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

The place is decorated with great murals fun props and fantastic music I get the crab cakes .. Light fluffy and tasty.. my kids like the Chinese fried rice My husband likes the traditional / local " Hawaii favorite ...the Portagese sausage and rice !...More

Thank Christine B
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Sat in the bar area for dinner with my girlfriend. Omar served us, and he was awesome as usual. I had the Ahi Tacos for the first time and they were great. My girlfriend had an Asian chopped salad of some sort. She really liked...More

Thank Tommy S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub, Polynesian, Hawaiian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 805 Fair Oaks Ave, South Pasadena, CA 91030-2605
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  South Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-799-4169
New-Replaced a neighborhood restaurant called Wild Thyme
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