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The 9 Best Fast Food Restaurants In Palo Alto

Updated: October 6, 2021

Do you ever get hangry? Do yourself a favor and avoid the rage with these great fast food options in Palo Alto. We surveyed the top review sites and analyzed millions of reviews for the best fast food in Palo Alto. These spots serve up the best pita, burrito, sandwiches, burgers, and hot dogs - what will you choose?

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Zadna Bowl

Mediterranean, Downtown NorthMediterraneanPalo Alto, Downtown North
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 5.0

Ramen Kowa

Asian, Evergreen ParkAsianPalo Alto, Evergreen Park
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 4.5

Fambrini's Cafe

New American, $$, Palo AltoNew American, $$Palo Alto
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Telefèric Barcelona

Spanish, $$$, Palo AltoSpanish, $$$Palo Alto
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater

    Where to Eat and Drink in Palo Alto

    Eater

Evvia Estiatorio

Greek, $$$, Downtown NorthGreek, $$$Palo Alto, Downtown North
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater

    Where to Eat and Drink in Palo Alto

    Eater
  • Michelin Guide

    The Plate • Fresh ingredients, carefully prepared: a good meal (2019)

    Michelin Guide

Zareen's

Pakistani, $, Evergreen ParkPakistani, $Palo Alto, Evergreen Park
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater

    Where to Eat and Drink in Palo Alto

    Eater
  • TimeOut

    The 10 Best Restaurants In Palo Alto Right Now

    TimeOut

Taqueria La Cazuela

Mexican, $, Palo AltoMexican, $Palo Alto
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

SUN of WOLF

Mexican, $$, Evergreen ParkMexican, $$Palo Alto, Evergreen Park
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Dumpling City

Chinese, $, VenturaChinese, $Palo Alto, Ventura
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

How did we curate these results?

Selecting the right restaurant can be really difficult, especially when you would like to find a new one. We looked at Yelp and Google’s ratings for 28808 spots across Palo Alto, analyzed 3104661 restaurant reviews, and sifted through 1901 lists and articles from the likes of TimeOut, Eater and Michelin Guide – applying our boam magic to sift through results. The restaurants you see have been featured in TimeOut - The 10 Best Restaurants In Palo Alto Right Now, Eater - Where to Eat and Drink in Palo Alto and Michelin Guide - The Plate • Fresh ingredients, carefully prepared: a good meal (2019). Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. These ten options are sure to delight.

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