From Our Editors
One of the more popular bakeries in Pasadena, Dona Rosa has a delicious menu. The relaxed environment and reasonable prices allow customers to focus on what matters: the delicious food.
Defined by its outdoor seating, the restaurant is a fantastic option when you feel like soaking in some of that California sun. There's no specific recommended attire, so feel free to dress casually and comfortably. Also, though the overall price can be a bit on the low side, you won't be sacrificing any quality. In fact, you should be able to enjoy a good meal for $11 or $12, and can probably get in and out for $8 if you try.
For those keeping an eye on their diet, the robust menu does feature items that are gluten-free, low-fat, and vegetarian. Plus, it's been tabbed as a nice option for both families with children and large groups. In addition to its convenient take-out offerings, the restaurant even provides catering for events around town. Or, if you just want to stop by for a beverage, the restaurant has a good selection at its bar.
A good option for both lunch and dinner in Pasadena, making a trip to Dona Rosa is never a bad call. Don't worry about trying to find a spot on the street, as visitors to the restaurant do have access to a private parking lot nearby. Should you prefer to pedal over there, bicycle parking's also provided.