31 May

Chef recommends these delicious plates for vegan menu options. Also great selections for those who have meat, egg, and dairy dietary restrictions. vegan menu For brunch and dinner: Mixed Side Green Salad Organic Garden Vegetable Salad Grilled Artichokes (no cheese) On our social hour (aka happy hour): Mixed nuts Mushroom Bruschetta (no cheese) Black Bean […]

5 May

Join us on May 5, 2023 to celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Pasadena. Taste authentic flavors in Mexican-inspired food and drink specials. ceviche tostada 15citrus marinated shrimp and local halibut, avocado, grilled pineapple, tomato, pickled onion, aji amarillo dos baja tacos 12crispy mahi mahi, cabbage slaw with chipotle dressing, avocado, salsa, pico de gallo warm […]

6 Apr

Hop into Plate 38 for an eggcelent Easter menu. Reservations are filling up fast for Easter brunch and dinner with these house-made chef specials that will brighten your holiday. Easter brunch menu 9:00 am – 2:30 pm sweet plates olive oil lemon poppy seed cake 10chantilly cream, lemon curd, raspberry couli, berries warm coffee cake […]

16 Mar
corned beef and cabbage with red potatoes and baby carrots

You’re in luck this Friday! Celebrate St. Patrick’s day (March 17, 2023) with traditional Irish-inspired plates available for dinner after 5pm. Reserve early, quantities are limited. corned beef and cabbage 27braised red potatoes, baby carrots, root vegetables, cabbage, natural jus, side mustard, horseradish crème fraiche pan roasted crispy skin columbia river salmon 29stewed cannellini beans […]

16 Mar

Welcome our new pastry chef this week. These delicious dessert specials are available for a limited time and will change seasonally. So hurry in while the springtime desserts are here. @plate38pasadena Welcome our new #pastrychef at #plate38. These delicious #dessert specials are available for a limited time and will change seasonally. So hurry in while […]

9 Mar

We’re located on the intersection of East Colorado and Sierra Madre Blvd in East Pasadena, California. Conveniently close to surrounding local towns and neighborhoods of Sierra Madre, Altadena, Arcadia, Monrovia, San Marino, East San Gabriel, and South Pasadena. Try our brunch when you’re local or visiting nearby attractions! These places of interest are less than […]

9 Mar
best brunch diners choice 2023

It’s no debate, the people have spoken. Plate 38 serves the best brunch in Pasadena and San Gabriel. Generous pours and portions offer guests a great value for upscale dining in a casual atmosphere. daily brunch hours mon, wed, thurs, & fri 9:30 am – 2:30 pmsunday & saturday 9:00 am – 2:30 pm bottomless mimosas […]

25 Feb

Brrrr… it’s chili out there! Warm up with comforting food perfect for this cold Pasadena weather. Dine in or order pick up to enjoy at home. duo of chili-green pork and red beef chili w/ all the fixins 21cheddar cheese, apple wood smoked bacon, avocado, cilantro sour cream, green onions, roasted jalapeno, jalapeno cheddar corn […]

15 Feb

Good morning, Pasadena! We have new weekday hours and new breakfast plates. To celebrate, we’re giving patrons a free coffee with any plate, weekdays only from 9:30 – 11:30am. Promotion valid February 15 – 29, 2023 for dine-in and to-go orders. Let’s cheers to free coffee, new hours, and breakfast plates! Hope we see you […]