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Stanford vs. Michigan State, 100th Rose Bowl Game at Rose Bowl Stadium

Rose Bowl Stadium: The Story of an L.A. Icon


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The world-famous Rose Bowl Stadium in Pasadena has hosted five Super Bowls, gold medal matches for two Summer Olympics, two FIFA World Cup Finals, superstar concerts and the annual Rose Bowl Game for which it’s named.

Hidden Gems in Pasadena


Esther Tseng

Pasadena is a historical enclave of culture, education and athletics, a beautiful city filled with the riches of generations past and present. Visitors from near and far make their journey to Pasadena for a glimpse of the sweeping mountain landscapes, priceless art collections, archetypical Craftsman architecture, world-class education, research and athletic facilities.

We've got a list of hidden gems in Pasadena that will help you get a feel for the city while going off the beaten path. Whether you take an eating tour featuring lesser-known places, explore a secluded garden at The Huntington, or attend a show in Old Pasadena, we've got just the things for you to do.

The Best Restaurants in Pasadena


Joshua Lurie

The Pasadena dining community is expanding in both breadth and depth. As noted in the LA Times, Pasadena has more restaurants per capita (550 eateries and counting) than New York. No longer is Old Pasadena limited to chain restaurants, and no longer is Pasadena dining limited to Old Pasadena. Now the unofficial capital of the 626 area code has drawn international influences and top culinary talent to help complement the city’s rich history.

The Royce


Chef David Féau unveils The Royce at the Langham Pasadena and its stunner of a menu, rivaled only by its stunner of a dining room.

Six Taste Tours


dineLA follows Six Taste Tours as they lead a group of intrepid diners through San Gabriel Valley's "new Chinatown."