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need a new healthy(ish) lunch spot

pfoods Mar 22, 2008 07:29 PM

where else can we go besides: taco spot (eagle rock), indochine vien (atwater village), healthyca (north hollywood), orean the health express (pasadena)?

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    pfoods Mar 23, 2008 12:14 PM

    thank you! i will try them all. i love chowhound.

    1. burumun Mar 23, 2008 11:57 AM

      I second Green Street Rest in Pasadena. The zucchini bread is to die for ..
      Also Marston's in Pasadena (http://gourmetpigs.blogspot.com/2007/12/pasadena-brunch-journey-part-1.html


      You may also want to consider Auntie Em's in Eagle Rock (http://gourmetpigs.blogspot.com/2007/10/some-aunts-are-good-to-have.html


      Hugo's is actually in WeHo, but it's my favorite brunch place, so I'll second that too (http://gourmetpigs.blogspot.com/2007/...)

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      1. re: burumun
        missy85 Mar 23, 2008 12:25 PM

        Hugo's has two locations. One in WeHo and one on Riverside in Studio City.

      2. Emme Mar 23, 2008 10:22 AM

        if you're willing to do noho, try Hugo's, or if you're in need of a quick salad, there's the Dressing Room in SO.

        if you get to the city, try Sante La Brea

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          exilekiss Mar 23, 2008 09:24 AM

          Hey pfoods,

          Looks like you're willing to drive anywhere for a "healthy lunch spot" (based on your list above). :)

          If you're in Pasadena already for Orean, you might want to give Green Street Restaurant a try. I go there for their tasty (and gigantic) Dianne Salad (tender Chicken, Toasted Almonds, Sesame Seeds tossed with their tasty Dianne dressing), only ask them to make it with Mixed Greens (healthier and no extra charge), versus the normal Iceberg Lettuce. You also get their complimentary, homemade Zucchini Bread (yummy! :), as part of the order.

          Green Street Restaurant
          146 S Shopper's Lane, Pasadena, CA 91101

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