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The 9 Best Lunch Spots Near Lakewood

Updated: December 10, 2021

These cafes, food trucks, and restaurants make lunchtime our favorite time in Lakewood! To bring you only the best Lunch in Lakewood we analyzed top review, articles, and ranking sites. Beat the midday munchies at these fantastic lunch venues!

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ZEN Ramen & Sushi Burrito

Japanese, LakewoodJapaneseLakewood, Oakwood
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.5

Hamhock Jones

Food Truck, $, LakewoodFood Truck, $Lakewood, Dower
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Biscuit House

American, $$, LakewoodAmerican, $$Lakewood, Oakwood
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Birrieria Tijuana Lakewood

Mexican, LakewoodMexicanLakewood, Oakwood
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Daewon Garden

Korean, $, LakewoodKorean, $Lakewood, Oakwood
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Go Philly

American, LakewoodAmericanLakewood, Dower
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

If you travel further

Loak Toung Thai

Thai, $, TacomaThai, $Tacoma, South Tacoma
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2017

    24 Essential Tacoma Restaurants

    Eater, 2017

Taqueria El Sabor

Mexican, $, TacomaMexican, $Tacoma
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2017

    24 Essential Tacoma Restaurants

    Eater, 2017


Deli, $$, TacomaDeli, $$Tacoma, New Tacoma
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Thrillist, 2017

    The Definitive Guide to Tacoma's Best Bars and Restaurants

    Thrillist, 2017

How does it work?

We know how tough it is to find the best restaurant in Lakewood. We pored over ratings for 10951 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 1095134 restaurant reviews in Lakewood and 1286 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what Thrillist and Eater had to say, and applied our boam magic sauce. Yes, we even looked at Thrillist - The Definitive Guide to Tacoma's Best Bars and Restaurants and Eater - 24 Essential Tacoma Restaurants to pull this list together. Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so enjoy the best food with no agenda. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Most common questions

The highest-rated restaurant in Lakewood for a boozy lunch is Tacoma Szechuan.

The highest-rated restaurants in Lakewood for group lunches are Sushi Niwa, Paraiso Native, and Ho Soon Yi.

Captain Crab and Go Philly are the highest-rated lunch spots for a pick-up meal in Lakewood.

Sushi Niwa is the highest-rated vegetarian-friendly lunch restaurant in Lakewood.

Sushi Niwa, Paraiso Native, and Ho Soon Yi are the highest-rated lunch restaurants that is good for groups in Lakewood.

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