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Firefly Bistro - CLOSED

1009 El Centro St, South Pasadena, CA 91030-3117
+1 626-441-2443
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
22 Apr 2016
“Great atmosphere, great food ( little pricey), Great Blues on Thursday and Sunday”
13 Jul 2015
“Business Closed”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, International
$$ - $$$
1009 El Centro St, South Pasadena, CA 91030-3117
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Reviewed 2 April 2008

Great food and lovely ambiance!

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 22 January 2008

hearty, honest food =)

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Reviewed 20 January 2008

Good food. Nice menu choices. Interesting atmosphere. Great if you aren't paying.

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Reviewed 21 December 2007

#7? I don't know about #7 in Pasadena. The food is completely over priced and not that fresh. I had grilled salmon and the salmon was completelyyyy under cooked. When I asked them if it's normally cooked this way (since I always order grilled Salmon...More

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Reviewed 10 December 2007

who wants a cup of olive oil doused on their food??

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Reviewed 28 November 2007

Great for happy hour tapas on Thursday evening. Wonderful date location and beautiful atmosphere.

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Reviewed 26 November 2007

tapas and happy hour at farmers market time is fun

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Reviewed 25 January 2007

I ordered the Green Goddess Omelet for Saturday brunch; the eggs were slightly more browned and the edges of the spring onions over the Gruyere have dried out (they looked a day old).

1  Thank Epicurienne
Reviewed 23 November 2006

Was at Firefly Bistro most recently for a birthday party in October. The service is great, and the twinkling lights under the tent always enchant me, but Firefly is about the food, the food, the FOOD. Unusual combos -- collard greens under pecan-crusted catfish, yum...More

2  Thank LalloCat
Reviewed 23 August 2004

#7 in South Pasadena? You've got to be kidding me! Shiro ahead of Firefly I can see, but Gus's BBQ (home of old meat awash in a secret sauce that's designed to disguise it) is just plain wrong. I've eaten at Firefly at least five...More

1  Thank IanHGardnerville
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1009 El Centro St, South Pasadena, CA 91030-3117
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  South Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-441-2443
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