Jack Huang Announces Addition to Restaurant Portfolio


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Restaurateur Jack Huang, owner of Pasadena’s long-successful Bar Celona and Villa SORRISO Restaurants has announced the addition of IX tapa Cantina.  Located just down the Boulevard from his current holdings, IX tapa will occupy the former space of Moose McGillycuddy’s Pub (Most recently, Fred’s Cantina). Named for the popular Mexican resort city, IX tapa will feature full liquor licensing, as well as rare and cherished permits for live entertainment and dancing.  Chefs and menu concepts will be announced in the coming weeks.  Huang anticipates that he will complete a full redesign of the expansive space by early fall.

IX tapa

119 E. Colorado Blvd | Pasadena, CA| 90015

Bar Celona

46 E. Colorado Blvd | Pasadena, CA | 90015

626.405.1000 |


168 W. Colorado Blvd | Pasadena, CA | 90015

626.793.2233 |

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