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Maestro Restaurant

110 E Union St, Pasadena, CA 91103-3926
+1 626-787-1512
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“ceviche” (5 reviews)
“mole” (3 reviews)
“chorizo” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
110 E Union St, Pasadena, CA 91103-3926
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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Talking about great and unique drinks only! If you enjoy Old Fashions! You should try their traditional OF made with tequila, mezcal and the traditional other ingredients! I was a little concerned about what I was going to get but surprisingly it was incredible! Food...More

Thank MichaelDergar
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Went there for a birthday dinner. What a disappointment. The meals are tapas sized, not the cost though. Fried calamari and the fish of the day are lukewarm. The duck carnitas taste good, wish it come with bread or chips to dip in the sauce....More

Thank holly0419
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Friends of ours invited us to dine at Maestro's and raved about it. At first I thought it was another restaurant with a similar name...but, to my delight it was not. Our friends were running late, so we decided to have a drink at the...More

Thank trailbiter
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

The date loves going to Mexican restaurants to try the Mole to compare it to her Mexican grandmother's. In 7 years, no luck. So after 1 bite of Maestro's (which is plated in the shape of Mexico!) I asked, "Well?" She replied, "It's better than...More

Thank 5ft17
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

A truly innovative and tasty dining experience, Maestro combines refined and delicious small plates with authentic Mexican ingredients and killer margaritas along with an impressive selection of tequilas/mezcals. The dishes are unorthodox yet delicious combinations of ingredients and traditional recipes such as a melt in...More

1  Thank Colin D
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Friendly, welcoming, casual, good vibe. 6 in our group so we were seated at the table by the window w/a banquette seat which was great except that...it wasn't. The seat portion I sat on gave and while I'm not short, felt like Goldilocks would have...More

Thank Rachel Y
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This restaurant has the best Mexican food I've had in LA, and it's surprisingly affordable. Maybe expensive for your typical Mexican eatery, but a bargain for high-end dining. For three of us we ordered two small-plate starters, a beet salad, and two main-course plates, and...More

Thank Alan H
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We attended a function an friends from Holland recommended this restaurant. Crazy but we had never heard of this place. Much to our surprise this was a hidden gem in our backyard. The food was excellent! The presentation was a delight to the eyes. The...More

Thank Linda P
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Last week while in town for the Classic Rock Concert by brother and I stumbled upon Maestro Modern Mexican Cuisine. This is a find and I only wish this that there was one in Northern California as well. Visually the food is prepared as if...More

Thank borntotravel306
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Maestro delivers one flavor-bomb after another. Smallish casual room but comfortable. Our waiter was very knowledgeable about the entire menu and the cocktail menu as well. He made our visit truly memorable. The mezcal and conventional tequila cocktails are fantastic and unique. The duck carnitas,...More

Thank Jon T
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 E Union St, Pasadena, CA 91103-3926
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-787-1512
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