San Gabriel Valley Dining

The San Gabriel Valley is home to some of the finest cuisines in the country, and is particular known for its authentic ethnic cuisine. Whether you’re searching for an authentic Chinese meal or award-winning BBQ, the San Gabriel Valley brings a wide array of legendary menus to the table.

McKinley’s Grille proudly serves the finest in New American Cuisine. Chef David Teig prepares menus with peak-of-the-season freshness, using a selection of the finest farm-to-table produce grown on-site at McKinley’s own farm. Teig also uses the finest corn-fed beef and hand-selected poultry and fish. McKinley Grille’s diverse wine list features medal winners from the LA International Wine & Spirits Competition.

Cima Restaurant entices guests with an exceptional dining experience and spectacular views of the lake, golf courses and San Gabriel Mountains. Located at the Pacific Palms Resort, the restaurant serves breakfast and lunch. Saturday night features an East Meets West Buffet & on Sunday a California Champagne Brunch.

Red Restaurant & Bar - Sitting high on a glorious hilltop, overlooking the San Gabriel Mountains, you’ll find the area’s hottest restaurant and coolest bar. This is an upscale dining experience where only the finest steaks, freshest seafood and stunning cocktails are served. RED is perfect for power lunches or passionate evenings. Here you can dine inside or lakeside. Enjoy a Kobe burger and microbrew following a round on one of Pacific Palms’ legendary golf courses… or lounge under the stars warmed by our impressive stone fire pit. For those looking for something special—it’s time to paint the town RED.

Dining Events

Pasadena Restaurant Week – Pasadena Restaurant Week hosts three dining and food related events in Pasadena each year. In January, celebrate the birth of the cheeseburger at the home of the cheeseburger, Pasadena. In April, Pasadena Restaurant Week provides great meals at terrific prices as Pasadena’s finest and most popular dining destinations offer specially priced two course lunches and three course dinners. SIP-tember: A Celebration of the Cocktail kicks off with the citywide Julia Child Cocktail Party on August 25th and continues through six weeks of cocktail competition until Pasadena’s Cocktail of the Year is named at the Taste of Pasadena at the Rose Bowl at the end of September. All Pasadena Restaurant Week events are produced by the Pasadena Chamber of Commerce.