Pasadena Magazine


2009 Best of Pasadena


Congratulations! More than 50 businesses in Old Pasadena were selected as the "Best of Pasadena" in Pasadena Magazine's July Issue. That means 25% of those selected out of the Greater Pasadena area are located in our very own Old Pasadena.

Check out the list below, return to an old favorite or discover something new.

 

Best of Style - Summer Fashion

 

Best Boutique for a Last Minute Gala Gown

Flutter
 

Best Discount Threads

Aaardvark's Odd Ark
  Best Corner Boutique Bianca Luce
 

Best Sounds

Bang & Olufsen
 

Best Blast to Designer Past

Clothes Heaven
 

Best Little Black Dress

Elisa B.
 

Best Way to Save a Buck

Flutter's "Flutter Bucks"
 

Best Unique Gift Items

Lula Mae
 

Best Up and Coming Labels

Green Street Tavern
 

Best Blue Box

Tiffany & Co.
 

Best Flirty Dress

Veronica M.
 

Best Work Wardrobe

Zara
 

Best Use of Denim

Rising Sun Jeans
 

Best Time on Your Hand

Le Bijou Jewelry
 

Best of Self - Health & Beauty

 

Best Way to Wax Off

BrauHaus
 

Best Tips and Toes on the Fly

De Lacey Nails
 

Best Flirty Eyelashes

Integrity Lash Boutique
 

Best Fix for a Chip

Dashing Diva
 

Best Sun-Kissed Locks

Salon Sessions
 

Best Beauty Upgrade

The Beauty Lounge
 

Best of Space - Design & Decor

 

Best Extravagant Import

Adesso Eclectic Imports
 

Best of Community - Places We Love

 

Best Music Performances

Levitt Pavilion Summer Concert Series
 

Best of Money - Wallet Wonders

 

Best Free Place to Spend a Saturday

One Colorado

 

Best $5 Accessories

H & M
 

Most Sandwich for Your Buck

Philly's Best

 

Best Special Occasion Splurge

Sushi Roku
 

Best of Cuisine - Eats & Drinks

 

Best Use of Fruit

Bar Celona
 

Best Dining Alfresco

Café Santorini
 

Best Oodles of Noodles

Café Linda's
 

Best Scotch Night

Dullahan's
 

Best Sugar Buzz

Dots Cupcakes
 

Best Chocolate Truffles

Mignon Chocolate
 

Best Turkey Panini

Tede's Café
 

Best Use of an Almond

Scarlet Tea Room
 

Best French Cafe

Café Bizou
 

Best Way to Catch a Flight

Vertical Wine Bistro
 

Best of Veuve

POP Champagne's Wednesday Night $10 Veuve
 

Best Dive Bar

The 35er
 

Best Authentic Italian

Tre Venezie
 

Best Brunch with a Buzz

Twin Palms
 

Best of Concierge - Travel & Leisure

 

Best Art Festival

One Colorado - Art & Design Open Market
 

Best Anticipated Dinner and a Movie

Gold Class Cinema - One Colorado
 

Best Free Concert

Levitt Pavilion Summer Concert Series
 

Best New Year's Tradition

Tournament of Roses Parade
 

Best Way to Save the Date

Carmody & Co.

 

Best Place to Host a Nonprofit Lunch

Castle Green
 

Best Night to Swing

Five Acre's Swingin' on a Star - One Colorado
 

Best Shoe-In

Hillsides "Foster Soles" Event - Bar Celona
 

Best Use of Chocolate at a Fundraiser

Junior League's Chocolate Chip Ball - Castle Green
 

Best Wednesday Night Crooner

Max Fontaine at Villa SORRISO
 

Best Artful Opening

San Marino Art Gallery
 

Best Reason to Wear a Hat

Wellness Community Angels Gala - Castle Green

 

 

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