Feb 17 2011
Old Pasadena Happy Hour Week

Old Pasadena Happy Hour Week



Pasadena, CA. (February, 2011) – Old Pasadena’s finest restaurants, bars and lounges offer extended food and drink specials all week long during Old Pasadena’s first ever Happy Hour Week, March 1 to March 8, 2011. From $1 martinis and $2 beers to $3 gourmet sushi and appetizers, Old Pasadena Happy Hour Week offers something for everyone.  Attendees can also enjoy free live music at various venues including Jazz, world music, and eclectic pop performances.

Numerous award-winning Old Pasadena establishments will offer attendees the unique opportunity of enjoying their famous cuisine at bargain prices.  Exquisite dishes prepared by the area’s most talented chefs include: chorizo Argentino at 1810 Argentinean Restaurant, calamari with garlic aioli at Bar Celona, baked mushrooms stuffed with chicken and spinach mousse in balsamic sauce at Café Bizou, potato frittata at Café Santorini, coquina dessert crepe with bananas, melted chocolate and coconut flakes at Crepe de la Crepe, chipotle chicken pizza at IX Tapa Cantina, portabella fries at Neomeze, Kobe beef sliders with blue cheese, lemon basil aioli at Point08 Bar, spicy yellowtail roll at Sushi Roku, truffled mac and cheese at Vertical Wine Bistro and many more!  Popular wine, beers, and cocktails will be served at discounted prices.  Old Pasadena Happy Hour Week is a great opportunity to get together with co-workers, friends and family to enjoy multiple experiences at Old Pasadena restaurants, bars and lounges without breaking the bank.

Restaurants, lounges and bars participating in Old Pasadena Happy Hour Week include:

1810 Argentinean Restaurant

Bar Celona

Café Bizou

Café Santorini

Crème de la Crepe

Equator Café

Gold Class Cinema

Ix Tapa Cantina

Lucky Baldwin’s Pub

Luggage Room Pizzeria

The Melting Pot


Otis Bar at La Grange Orange Café

Point08 Bar at redwhite + bluezz

Pop Champagne & Dessert Bar

Scarlet Tea Room & Fine Dinning

Sushi Roku

Vertical Wine Bistro


Diners will not only marvel in the adventure of taste that Old Pasadena Happy Hour Week offers, but will also enjoy free live musical performances at various venues.   Pop Champagne & Dessert Bar will host French singer-songwriter and multi instrumentalist Jessica Fichot, Sunday, March 6 as well as eclectic singer and pianist Eliza Rickman who will perform a very special intimate set.  Crème de la Crepe will also host live Jazz Friday, Saturday and Sunday as part of Old Pasadena Happy Hour Week.

Old Pasadena Happy Hour Week is produced by Old Pasadena Management District. For more information including downloadable menus, the public can visit www.oldpasadena.org/happyhourweek.


The Old Pasadena Management District (OPMD) is a non-profit business organization that creatively plans, manages and develops Old Pasadena as a unique, authentic and vibrant downtown experience. The OPMD currently contracts with the City of Pasadena to manage the Old Pasadena Business Improvement District (BID). The BID enhances the basic City services by funding district-wide security, marketing, and maintenance programs to provide a clean, safe vibrant downtown experience.

General Public: For more information including a list of participating restaurants, bars, and lounges and menus the public can visit www.oldpasadena.org/happyhourweek.

Old Pasadena Happy Hour Week 2011

Old Pasadena’s finest restaurants, bars and lounges offer extended food and drink specials all week long! From $1 martinis, $2 beers to $3 gourmet sushi and appetizers, Old Pasadena Happy Hour Week offers something for everyone.

POP Champagne & Dessert Bar is presenting “Live Music” on Sunday, March 6, from 6:00-9:00pm. Free entrance!

Eliza Rickman
Eliza Rickman is a singer, songwriter and pianist living and performing in California. Her unique and haunting sound combines the lilting sweetness of popular vocalists like Feist or Annie Clark with the gritty sensibilities of PJ Harvey and the playfulness of Kurt Weill. For more information about the artist: www.elizarickman.com.

Jessica Fichot
LA-based chanteuse, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, Jessica Fichot is a lot like her hometown of Paris: French at heart, but with a soul that’s truly international. For more information about the artist: www.jessicafichot.com.

You can download and review the menus offered by each participating venue below. Please contact the establishment directly for any additional information.

Restaurant / Bar / Lounge Address Phone
1810 Argentinean Restaurant 121 W. Colorado Blvd. 626.795.5658
Bar Celona 46 E. Colorado Blvd. 626.405.1000
Café Bizou 91 N. Raymond Ave. 626.792.9923
Café Santorini 64 W. Union Street 626.564.4200
Crème de la Crêpe 36 W. Colorado Blvd. – Mills Place 626.844.0007
Equator 22 Mills Place 626.564.8656
Gold Class Cinema 42 Miller Alley – One Colorado Courtyard 626.639.2260

IX Tapa Cantina 119 E. Colorado Blvd. 626.304.1000
La Grande Orange Café –
The Otis Bar
260 S. Raymond Ave. 626.356.4444
Lucky Baldwin’s Pub 17 S. Raymond Ave. 626.795.0652
The Luggage Room Pizzeria
at LGO Café
260 S. Raymond Ave. 626.356.4440
The Melting Pot 88 W. Colorado Blvd. 626.792.1941
NEOMEZE 20 E. Colorado Blvd. 626.793.3010
Point08 Bar 95 E. Green Street 626.792.4441

POP Champagne & Dessert Bar 33 E. Union Street 626.795.1295
Scarlet Tea Room & Fine Dining 18 W. Green Street 626.577.0051
Sushi Roku 33 Miller Alley 626.683.3000
Vertical Wine Bistro 70 N. Raymond Ave. 626.795.3999
Villa SORRISO 168 W. Colorado Blvd. 626.793.2233

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