When it comes to the best ramen in LA, we all have our favorites and while most of the joints I frequently visit are in Los Angeles, I am pretty stoked to say that I found another favorite that's just 15 minutes from me in Pasadena.
Again Café x Chibiscus Ramen is located on Green St. and offers a unique concept that the area has yet to take on. Between 8AM to 3PM, the cafe is a coffee shop serving just delicious coffee, homemade waffles, salad, and pastries for customers. However, at 5PM until closing time (at 10:30PM), the cafe turns into a ramen spot where you can get their popular Tokusatsu ramen and kimchi fried rice, along with other great entrees. Talk about giving people a reason to come back more than once - in a day.
If the menu isn't enough to get you in the door, let's talk about aesthetics. Again Café x Chibiscus Ramen certainly keeps it clean with minimal design and a mixture of marble and wood interior finishings. I love the big, open windows and that there is patio seating so you can bring your pup. In fact, if you're lucky, you'll get to meet the cafe mascot, Bon Bonchie. The cutest little Frenchie in town and yes, that's her on the wall!
I'm stoked to have another option to dine in Pasadena and to make it even better, the service is amazing! Such a great staff and the owner himself is a sweetheart.
Thank you Again for having us! We had such a great time and can't wait to come back.
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