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Looking for a great restaurant in Pasadena

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marina222 Jun 25, 2011 01:39 PM

My boyfriend just became a second year surgical resident and I want to take him out to a romantic restaurant to celebrate. Help.

  1. ipsedixit Jun 25, 2011 01:44 PM

    The Royce.
    http://www.thediningroom-langham.com/

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    1. re: ipsedixit
      Funwithfood Jun 25, 2011 11:28 PM

      What do you enjoy most there?

      1. re: Funwithfood
        ipsedixit Jun 26, 2011 12:00 PM

        We've done the Tasting Menu twice now (back in winter and now in the spring). Highly recommended.

        1. re: ipsedixit
          Funwithfood Jun 29, 2011 11:09 PM

          Sounds great. I miss Pasadena!

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            Johnny L Jun 30, 2011 09:24 AM

            if its for a special occasion I have to recommend the Royce too!

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            suvro Jun 30, 2011 10:25 AM

            I have not been, but a good friend had dined there recently - and his comment was they managed to charge almost twice for the same type and quantity of food as before the changes! Specially the appetizers!
            While the a la carte prices look formidable, perhaps the tasting menu at $85 is a good value?

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