The Kitchen for Exploring Foods


Catering + Events

Extraordinary quality is essence of The Kitchen for Exploring Foods’ philosophy. Every detail for your event, from your first inquiry all the way through to the final invoice, will be given exceptional care and attention, leaving you to simply relax and enjoy every moment.


Gourmet To Go

Need help with an impromptu dinner? Planning an outdoor celebration, a baby shower, holiday celebration or a child’s birthday party for 50 people? Our award-winning Gourmet to Go full-service gourmet deli can make even the most discerning crowd applaud your good taste. We also create elegant boxed lunches and dinners for any occasion. Visit us online, on Facebook or drop by our Pasadena store Monday through Sunday from 11 am to 6 pm and check out our daily specials.


Book Your Event

Our team of experts is available to answer all of your questions and to get started on your proposal right away. Just click here and fill out our Contact Us Page or pick up the phone and give us a call at 626-793-7218.



From ethnic specialties to exciting farmers market finds to traditional holiday favorites, Gourmet to Go dishes up new daily, weekly and monthly menu choices specifically created to spice up your day. Please click here to view today’s specials.