aka (an american bistro)

Row 1

41 Hugus Aly
Pasadena, CA 91103
(626) 564-8111
New American, American
$ $ $
Mon–Thu, Sun: 11:30 AM–9:30 PM Fri–Sat: 11:30 AM–10:30 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • Portobello Mushroom appetizer is AMAZING!
  • The portobello fries are crispy on the outside, and creamy and amazing on the inside. you HAVE to try these as a starter.
  • If you come before 6:30 or after 9, you've gotta get the Happy Hour Portobello fries!
  • Music's great. Can't wait for the rest of my party to get here so I can try the portabello fries!
  • Wonderful atmosphere. Great wine and food! The risotto is outrageous!
  • Sam the waiter is awesome! I'm here a lot and I had him for the first time as a waiter.... Great guy, great service
  • Love it here!! I come all the time and Aaron is always helpful and a sweet gentleman. The staff is great.
  • Excellent food, good atmosphere, best customer service.
  • Love their mushroom fries.
  • Great patio
  • Amazing portobello fries, salmon salad and butterscotch pot au creme!
  • Duck here is awesome. Hen salad is a bit plain
  • Try the butterscotch pot au Creme.
  • Service was poor and slow. Food was not worth the money. Skip this one.
  • Crispy portobello fries have a nice flavor but their super greasy. Service is a little slow and their uniforms aren't technically uniformed.
  • Sit in the crazy big seats next to the open window in the summer.
  • Service kind of sucks!! 20 minutes to get our iced teas with the excuse, "we were brewing a fresh batch for you" why not tell us that 15-20 minutes ago?
  • Portabella fries! Enough said! DO IT!!
  • Great wines and friendly management!
  • Try the Seared Organic Breast Of Duck