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Wine Detective - CLOSED

146 S Lake Ave Ste 109, Pasadena, CA 91101-4779
+1 626-792-9936
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good28%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
18 Sep 2015
“Love the concept!”
4 Jul 2014
“Sorry everyone, they closed the business”
Restaurant Hours Closed
146 S Lake Ave Ste 109, Pasadena, CA 91101-4779
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Reviewed 19 September 2015

Love the concept! Instead of buying a full glass of wine. You can try out many different kind of wine by oz. Just purchase a prepaid card and start the wine tasting!

Thank ILoveFoodComa
Reviewed 5 July 2014

After several visits by myself, finally I got the chance to go there with my husband yesterday ... and found they closed the business as of June 30th 2014. Very sorry losing that charming little place for a drink and a small delicate food.

Thank Tulipane19
Reviewed 6 January 2014

I love the Wine Detective. It truly gives you an opportunity to try something new without committing to a full bottle or glass. The selection is regional and varietal which gives you license to find a new love - wine is all about the love,...More

Thank Postbro1
Reviewed 7 December 2011

I have been to many wine bars in Los Angeles area. But, To me, Wine Detective is the most comfortable, has the best service, and features wines that suit my preference. With all of those 3 of the above, I could not ask for anything...More

Thank Munky10
Reviewed 26 January 2011

Hidden in Shopper's Lane, right across from Green Street restaurant, is this boutique wine shop. Good service, good wine selection with good cheese selection. One of my favorite places to meet friends and have a glass of wine before dinner. P.S. a cheese shop just...More

Thank Moonlight
Reviewed 16 November 2009

My wife and I stumbled on to this place after seeing a small sign near William-Sonoma's store on Lake St. in Pasadena. What a lucky find. It had just opened for business earlier that week. The owner, Yulia ( like Julia with a Y ),...More

Thank foodwinetraveler
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  • Address: 146 S Lake Ave Ste 109, Pasadena, CA 91101-4779
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-792-9936
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