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Colonial Kitchen Restaurant

$$ - $$$
American, Diner
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1110 Huntington Dr, San Marino, CA 91108-1829
+1 626-289-2449
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07:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 21:00
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Welcome to 1965 in the heart of San Marino. The food is exactly what you would expect, the customers all seem to know the staff, service is attentive, and the atmosphere is welcoming and predictable. Grilled tuna melt, pot pie, BLT, meatloaf, tall glass of milk. My grandmother would love it, and you know, I do too.

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Thank Robyn M
London, United Kingdom
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573 reviews
343 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

At the height of the evening there were seven covers, with settings laid for over one hundred diners. The menu is fairly restricted in its choice, but it is very cheap. At 19.50 the grandfather clock there struck midnight, and also, shortly after this, the restaurant began to close its shutters. I so wanted this place to be terrific and... More 

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Thank Peter T
Onaway, Michigan
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121 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place reminded us of the older restaurants that serve home cooking. The atmosphere was cozy and the food was good. Nothing fancy. My tuna sandwich was abundant with tuna. The roast beef sandwich was piled high but my husband said the au jus was tasteless. They served a nice tray of assorted crackers. The bacon and eggs from the... More 

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Thank Karen O
Arcadia, California
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017

After church this Sunday we visited the Colonial Kitchen for the first time...we were so very pleased with the excellent service and delicious food...we could not have asked for anything more. The French Toast was yummy, the bacon was perfect as were the scrambled eggs and coffee! Yummy!

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Thank KarenJo130
Three Rivers, Texas
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76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

We had party of 3 for late breakfast. Pancakes were great. Eggs prepared exactly like we ordered. The service was outstanding. The restaurant has charm and is very clean. Lots of local diners from the neighborhood. I would highly recommend this restaurant.

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Thank Karl A
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5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

Staff and owners are always friendly. Prices are reasonable. Decent selection of food items. Nice glass of wine for about $5. Quiet inside with ample seating. Easy parking. I go there often.

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Thank Sally D
Los Angeles, California
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672 reviews
355 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 262 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

I went through a time warp today walking into this restaurant, it felt like the late 1960's, yep that's about the right decade. The restaurant has been around since the 1940's. We were seated immediately by a nice Asian gentleman. The atmosphere brought me back memories when dad and mom would drive their gas guzzling faux wood sided behemoth of... More 

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Thank Creeping_Death_LA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

Good place for breakfast. If you are a big eater go with the Titan breakfast. They fresh squeeze their orange juice to order.

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Thank michaelbI6702LF
Las Vegas, Nevada
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58 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

Having been here a few times I can say the experience is very consistent. Food is fresh, good and exactly what you want from an original diner. Service is incredibly friendly. We have only eaten breakfast here and all three times and it has been great each time! We also had seen that one of the scenes from the final... More 

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Thank krwilden
Pasadena, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2016

I like the low key atmosphere of this restaurant. Attentive wait staff and plain old good food. My daughter had already eaten lunch at school, but decided to try a couple spoons of their clam chowder. She found herself eating it all! It was really good!! Very lean corned beef--that's my measure of a good sandwich restaurant. All the meals... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1110 Huntington Dr, San Marino, CA 91108-1829
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Marino
  • Phone Number: +1 626-289-2449

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?