Villa SORRISO
168 W Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA

Villa SORRISO

168 W Colorado Blvd
Pasadena, CA 91105
Villa SORRISO, Pasadena — The stunning, high-ceilinged bar weaves together exotic hardwoods, etched metals and custom chrome and leather barstools to create a luxuriously inviting and dramatic setting for after-work cocktails, late-hour nightcaps and intimate dinners.
168 W Colorado Blvd
Pasadena, CA 91105

Maximum Capacity: 400 people
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In the heart of popular Old Pasadena, a national historic district renowned for it's elegantly preserved architecture, Villa SORRISO is a long-time Pasadena favorite known for its delicious Italian food and warm and sophisticated ambiance. The charm of its warm and main dining room and open courtyard area is set off by a stunningly modern and stylish martini bar and lounge area serving over 20 specialty martinis. A modern Italian restaurant and supper club you must see (and taste) to believe!

A popular place to gather for cocktails and dinner after work, SORRISO is ready to accommodate your next private party or event, whether it's an intimate affair for 20 or a celebration for 200. We would be delighted to create a unique celebration that will make your event special and memorable. Think of SORRISO for your engagement party, bridal shower, rehearsal dinner, wedding reception, baby shower, birthday, holiday party, graduation, fundraiser, retirement party, wrap party, bar mitzvah, bat mitzvah, anniversary, business luncheon, or office party. We specialize in creating custom wine-tasting dinners or a Martini Party with specialty-themed martinis created just for you to celebrate that special occasion.
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Villa SORRISO, Pasadena — In the heart of popular Old Pasadena, a national historic district renowned for it's elegantly preserved architecture, Villa SORRISO is a long-time Pasadena favorite known for its delicious Italian food and warm and sophisticated ambiance. The charm of its warm and main dining room and open courtyard area is set off by a stunningly modern and stylish martini bar and lounge area serving over 20 specialty martinis. A modern Italian restaurant and supper club you must see (and taste) to believe!

Photos published with permission of Villa SORRISO

Villa SORRISO, Pasadena — In the heart of popular Old Pasadena, a national historic district renowned for it's elegantly preserved architecture, Villa SORRISO is a long-time Pasadena favorite known for its delicious Italian food and warm and sophisticated ambiance. The charm of its warm and main dining room and open courtyard area is set off by a stunningly modern and stylish martini bar and lounge area serving over 20 specialty martinis. A modern Italian restaurant and supper club you must see (and taste) to believe!Villa SORRISO, Pasadena — Main Bar.Villa SORRISO, PasadenaVilla SORRISO, Pasadena — Villa SORRISO offers a nice mix of pastas, chops, thin-crust pizzas and fresh seafood like garlicky oven-roasted mussels that come sizzling on a platter, and salmon with wild-mushroom and cilantro sauce atop a tasty corn-and-crab flapjack.Villa SORRISO, Pasadena — Villa SORRISO owners Karen and Jack Huang have tapped into what Pasadena really needs. The Mediterranean-villa restaurant has a rustic yellow exterior that stands out from the whitewashed shops nearby. The courtyard offers some of the best outdoor dining in Pasadena with huge leafy trees, a fire pit, cascading fountain and (soon) private cabanas. Inside, the airy dining rooms are slick and modern, filled with locals and tourists alike.Villa SORRISO, Pasadena — Main Bar.Villa SORRISO, Pasadena — Our menu will tempt you with popular Italian favorites of salads, pastas, pizzas, risottos and roasted and grilled meats, as well as inventive, signature dishes including Ahi Tuna and Two Caviar Napoleon, Shrimp Cocktail Martini, Smoked Salmon Won Ton Stacks, Shrimp and Crab Cakes, and a wonderful selection of grilled meats including melt-in-your-mouth Baby Lamb Chops.Villa SORRISO, PasadenaVilla SORRISO, PasadenaVilla SORRISO, PasadenaVilla SORRISO, PasadenaVilla SORRISO, PasadenaVilla SORRISO, PasadenaVilla SORRISO, Pasadena — The extensive Martini List is fun and includes superb martinis including the Sinatra, the Dino Martini, and a sophisticated, pink-tinged martini named What About Jackie?! Villa SORRISO's wine list includes a wonderful and reasonably priced selection of popular California and Italian wines.
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4/17/2007

"Awesome", freeborn from Alhambra, California
I love this place!!!! I took my friends here for a friends birthday. Our service was great and the food was awesome. We then stay for the club part after hours. They have a DJ that comes in and plays a varitey of great music. We danced all night!! My friend had a great birthday. I recommend this restaurant to everyone.
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Cabana Area, Villa SORRISO, Pasadena

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Cabana Area, Villa SORRISO, PasadenaCabana Area, Villa SORRISO, Pasadena
The courtyard offers some of the best outdoor dining in Pasadena with huge leafy trees, a fire pit, cascading fountain and (soon) private cabanas.
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Tuscan Dinning RoomPhotos Available
General Event Space Max Capacity: 100 people
Venetian RoomPhotos Available
General Event Space Max Capacity: 75 people
Villa PatioPhotos Available
Outdoor Venue Max Capacity: 150 people
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General Event Space Max Capacity: 40 people
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