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Enjoy a Nice Night Out at Houston's, Just a Short Trip From Avalon Glendale

Maybe you want to treat the family to a nice night out to dinner. Perhaps you are planning on celebrating a special event. Either way, consider having dinner at Houston's. Houston's is a chain restaurant, and lucky for you there's a location just a short trip away from Avalon Glendale.

You might be surprised to learn that the dishes at every location are crafted with local meats and produce. Also, every meal is made from scratch. The menu includes sandwiches, sushi rolls, and entrees. Try the vegetable burger with soy glaze or the French dip au jus. If you decide to go with an entree, opt for the rotisserie chicken with apricot glaze or the oak-grilled trout with Cajun seasonings. Regardless of which dish you order, there's surely a wine that will pair just perfectly with it. If you're unsure of which drink to order, the staff will be glad to make a suggestion.

Houston's
320 S. Arroyo Parkway
Pasadena, CA 91105
626) 577-6001

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The Pasadena Museum of California Art Near Avalon Glendale: Ogle Works by Mostly Local Artists

Not all of the pieces that live at the Pasadena Museum of California Art was created by a California native, but most of them were. Any out-of-state artists featured in its collection crafted their included piece while they were spending time in California. So even if they weren't born in the sunny state, they still gleaned some inspiration from its vibrant communities and natural spaces.

The Pasadena Museum of California Art is smaller than it looks, according to regular guests, but they still suggest saving at least an hour to enjoy the museum. Chances are you'll want to stop and linger in front of some of the displays. Many of the exhibits change regularly, and a few recent artists in the showcase include Sam Francis, Alfredo Ramos Martinez, and June Wayne. Although not all of the art is appropriate for children, adults and interested adolescents will probably appreciate the impressive collection at the Pasadena Museum of California Art, located not far from Avalon Glendale.

Pasadena Museum of California Art
490 E. Union Street
Pasadena, CA 91101
(626) 568-3665

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Mazara Trattoria Near Avalon Glendale: Italian Food and Hospitality in Huntington Beach

Mazara Trattoria's owners are far from the ambiguous figures that often own restaurants. You'll find Joe and Laura in the trattoria's dining room on a regular basis, greeting new customers and catching up with regulars. Their natural knack for hospitality coupled with the eatery's cozy atmosphere keep patrons coming back time and time again—especially for a romantic date night.

Of course, Joe and Laura's kitchen team also has something to do with the restaurant's widespread popularity. Mazara's chef whips up classic Sicilian fare with the help of a talented staff. According to regulars, you shouldn't leave Mazara without ordering the pane rustico, since the dipping sauces that come with it are excellent. However, for your main dish you might want to consider fusilli al pesto e pollo or linguine fantasia. The classic Italian food awaits just a few minutes' drive from Avalon Glendale.

Mazara Trattoria
18027 Beach Boulevard
Huntington Beach, CA 92648
(714) 465-4874

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25 Degrees Near Avalon Glendale Makes Your Burger Just the Way You Like It

For a juicy burger, refreshing drink, and quality service, many Huntington Beach residents flock to 25 Degrees. All of the burgers here are made to order, and you make all the calls when it comes to meat, toppings, and cheese.

Maybe you're looking for a new spot to have lunch with co-workers. Perhaps you'd like to find a burger place near Avalon Glendale so you can pick up dinner at the last minute. 25 Degrees can be the solution. Once you step inside the eatery, which is low-key and often quite during the day, take a look at all of the options. First, decide which type of burger you'd prefer. Some of the choices include yellow fin tuna, veggie, turkey, and ground sirloin. Then, you can choose from cheeses such as St. George, Mezzo Secco Jack, Benedictine, English farmhouse cheddar, and Red Hawk. To add even more flavor, consider adding bacon, prosciutto, sauerkraut, avocado, or a fried egg to your burger. Make your burger a meal with a side of potato fritters or bacon wrapped dates. For a more lively atmosphere, stop by 25 Degrees in the evening and enjoy live music.

25 Degrees
412 Walnut Avenue
Huntington Beach, CA 92648
(714) 960-2525

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Sweat and Flourish at Bikram Yoga Pasadena Near Avalon Glendale

Some of the pupils at Bikram Yoga Pasadena have gone so far as to call their experience with hot yoga "life-changing." That's because the instructors at Bikram Yoga Pasadena have been perfecting their teaching techniques since 1998. By now, they've mastered the art of leading classes that both challenge students and still work within their limitations.

The staff here carefully calibrates not only the temperature, but also the levels of humidity and fresh air in order to ensure the most comfortable sessions possible. While you sweat out toxins and burn off excess energy, you can look forward to a shower in the well-maintained locker rooms after class. Once you've washed up, only a short drive stands between you and your apartment at Avalon Glendale. Stay abreast of what's going on at Bikram Yoga Pasadena even when you're not there by checking out its social media pages, which regulars note are frequently updated.

Bikram Yoga Pasadena
2089 E. Colorado Boulevard
Pasadena, CA 91107
(626) 304-9642

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