Pasadena, CA
Villa Gardens

A Front Porch Community


Sample Menu

Delicious entrées, a glass of wine with a friend, or a made-to-order meal for visiting family—including cleanup! Everything is prepared fresh daily by our executive chef and dining team.

Close up of dinner option offered at Villa Gardens

Bistro Breakfast


fried, over easy, sunny side up, poached, scrambled, or egg whites

Omelet Station

plain, cheese, Western, Denver, Spanish, or egg white

Griddle Breakfast

buttermilk or blueberry pancakes, Belgian waffles, or French toast

Lox Plate

smoked salmon, cream cheese, red onion, capers, toasted bagel

Breakfast Burrito

flour tortilla, scrambled eggs, sausage, tomato, green onion, cotija cheese, sour cream, pico de gallo


hash browns, country potatoes, biscuit, bacon, sausage, veggie sausage, fresh fruit cup, cottage cheese

A La Carte Lunch & Dinner


Beef or Chicken Tostada Salad

crispy flour tortilla, iceberg lettuce, refried beans, diced tomatoes, black olives, jasmine rice, green onions, shredded cheese, avocado, sour cream

Ty Cobb Salad

chopped grilled chicken breast, romaine lettuce, bacon bits, hard-cooked egg, green onion, diced tomatoes, crumbled bleu cheese, avocado, French dressing

Et Tu, Brute? Chicken Caesar Salad

grilled chicken breast, romaine lettuce, crushed croutons, parmesan cheese, anchovies, Caesar dressing

Greek Chickpea and Tuna Salad

tuna, chickpeas, cucumber, bell peppers, grape tomatoes, Kalamata olives, feta cheese, red onion, romaine lettuce, lemon-caper dressing

Asian-Style Chicken Salad

grilled chicken breast, bell peppers, red and white cabbage, shredded carrots, crispy rice noodles, sliced almonds, mandarin oranges, sesame dressing

Salmon Niçoise Salad

poached salmon, spring mix baby greens, red potatoes, hard-cooked egg, niçoise olives, green beans, lemon-caper dressing

From The Grill

Beef Tenderloin

4 oz fillet, baked sweet potato, sautéed spinach, choice of sauce

Chicken Florentine

roasted marinated chicken breast, jasmine rice, sautéed spinach, bearnaise sauce

Royale Burger

angus beef pattie, lettuce, tomato, red onions, pickles, bun

BBQ Sliders

beef patties, house BBQ sauce, cabbage slaw, Hawaiian buns

Beef, Chicken, Shrimp, or Tofu Tacos

flour or corn tortilla, slaw, pico de gallo, sour cream

Tofu Stir Fry

tofu, bell peppers, mushrooms, onions, zucchini, rice noodles, teriyaki sauce

From The Sea

Fresh Atlantic Salmon Fillet

broiled or poached salmon, sautéed spinach, jasmine rice, bearnaise sauce

Tempura Shrimp

jumbo tiger shrimp, tempura batter, Asian slaw, soy ginger sauce

Grilled Shrimp

Tiger shrimp, steamed rice, sautéed spinach

Fish ‘n Chips

white cod, tempura batter, French fries, coleslaw, tartar sauce

Kettles, Pastas, and Specialties

House Chili

beef chili, chopped onion, cheddar cheese, corn tortilla strips


beef meatloaf, mashed potatoes, steamed vegetables, BBQ sauce


angel hair, rotini, or gluten-free penne with marinara, meat sauce, or alfredo

Spinach Lasagna

vegetarian spinach lasagna, seasonal vegetables

From the Deli

Spanakopita Grilled Cheese Sandwich

sourdough bread, provolone cheese, spinach, feta, butter


turkey breast, roast beef, ham, tuna salad, or egg salad on whole wheat, white, rye, sourdough, croissant, raisin bread, English muffin, or gluten-free bread with Swiss, American, or provolone cheese


Shrimp Cocktail

jumbo shrimp, horseradish cocktail sauce

California Wings

chicken wings, celery, carrots, ranch or house BBQ sauce

Lox Plate

smoked salmon, cream cheese, red onion, capers, toasted bagel


Mashed Potatoes
Baked Potato
Baked Sweet Potato
Jasmine Rice
Sautéed Spinach
Steamed Seasonal Vegetables
French Fries
Sweet Potato Fries
Grilled Asparagus


Dessert of the Day
Ice Cream | regular, sugar-free, or dairy-free
Ice Cream of the Month


Assorted Juices

Assorted Soft Drinks

Iced Tea


regular and decaf with whole milk, low-fat, non-fat, oat milk, or almond milk

Assorted Hot Teas

House Wines

Burgundy or Chablis

Assorted Local and Imported Beer

Sample Menu


A la Carte


New England Clam Chowder

clams, diced potatoes, onion, celery, garlic, thyme, bacon, cream, clam broth

Shepherd’s Pie

ground lamb, carrots, peas, onions, gravy, mashed potatoes

Greek Pasta Salad

rotini, tomatoes, cucumbers, red onions, Kalamata olives, feta, Greek dressing

Okra and Tomatoes

Corn Muffin

Baked Apple


Mulligatawny Soup

chicken, lentils, rice, carrots, apples, onions, garlic, chicken broth, coconut milk

New England Clam Chowder

clams, diced potatoes, onion, celery, garlic, thyme, bacon, cream, clam broth

Spinach Salad

spinach, red onion, mushrooms, hard-boiled eggs, bacon bits, vinaigrette

Shrimp Scampi

Filet Mignon

served with onion rings

Lemon-Scented Spaghetti

Roasted Green and Yellow Zucchini

Dinner Roll

Flourless Chocolate Cake