Union is a popular new Pasadena restaurant that serves high-end food in a welcoming ambiance. Customers appreciate the friendly, attentive service and say that staff and other patrons alike are refreshingly enthusiastic about food. Union's small plates are perfect for sharing with your dining companions. Regulars recommend the squid ink garganelli, which may just be one of the most popular dishes served here, even among those who don’t normally go in for shellfish.
Other popular menu items at Union include the giardiniera appetizer, the fennel and asparagus salad, the porchetta, the chicken leg, and the tagliatelli. For dessert, try the gianduja chocolate budino or the lemon verbena panna cotta.
Union is open from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. Mondays through Fridays and 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Reservations are recommended.