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The 6 Best Lunch Spots Near Clayton

Updated: May 2, 2022

Need a quick lunch or a spot to have a fancy business lunch? These Clayton lunch spots have you covered. We analyzed popular review and ranking sites and assimilated millions of reviews for Clayton’s best lunches. You won’t find better midday eats than those offered by these delicious lunch spots!

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Asian, $$, ClaytonAsian, $$Clayton
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

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Korean, Richmond HeightsKoreanRichmond Heights
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 5.0

Utah Station

American, St. LouisAmericanSt. Louis, Benton Park
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Medina Grill

Mediterranean, $, St. LouisMediterranean, $St. Louis, Central West End
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5


Bakery, $$, St. LouisBakery, $$St. Louis, Shaw
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Poké Munch

Hawaiian, $$, Creve CoeurHawaiian, $$Creve Coeur
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

How did we curate this list?

Selecting the right restaurant can be really difficult, especially when you would like to find a new one. These results are brought to you by boam, with insights from the Yelp and Google ratings for 5278 Clayton restaurants, 823905 reviews, and 147 top lists and articles from the likes of . These top contenders have appeared in . Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Our site gets no payment from the restaurants we show, so you can trust what you see. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Recurring questions

Louie, The BAO, and Sushi Ai are the highest-rated vegan-friendly lunch spots in Clayton.

Louie, The Crossing, and Sauce on the Side are the highest-rated lunch restaurants for take-out in Clayton.

Louie, The Crossing, and Sauce on the Side are the highest-rated lunch spots for a pick-up meal in Clayton.

Louie, The Crossing, and Sauce on the Side are lunch restaurants with outdoor seating in Clayton.

Louie, The Crossing, and Sauce on the Side are the highest-rated lunch spots for a pick up meal in Clayton.

Drink pairing tips

  • Enjoy banh mi with Cilantro Chile Cooler

    To elevate your banh mi experience, we recommend some Cilantro Chile Cooler to go with your dish. This pairing works especially well because this cocktail cuts through the fattiness of the sandwich.

  • Kabinett and banh mi

    When considering how to best enjoy your banh mi, we would highlight how well a glass of Kabinett complements the dish as it cools the jalapeno with the sweetness of the wine.

  • The ideal pairing for banh mi

    Experts often pair banh mi with a glass of Riesling, a popular white wine.

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    The burrito was only thought up in 1900s! We wonder what people ever did without some good burrito in their lives...

Parking information

Getting a good parking spot in Clayton can be tough, and it’s worse if you’re hungry. Luckily, you can secure parking stress-free with our partner SpotHero, a digital parking reservation service.

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