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The 10 Best Lunch Spots In Novato

Updated: May 2, 2022

With gourmet sandwiches and homemade soups on every corner, there's no reason to skip lunch in Novato. We analyzed the top blogs, restaurant review sites, and food publications to find the best lunches in Novato. If you need quick service tacos or you have time for a sit-down buffet you will find your next lunch spot here!

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JJ's Burger Joint

American, $$, NovatoAmerican, $$Novato
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Saffron Grill & Market

Deli, $$, NovatoDeli, $$Novato
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Aurora Ristorante Italiano

Italian, $$, NovatoItalian, $$Novato
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Tommy's Salsa!

Mexican, $, NovatoMexican, $Novato
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Lotus Curry House

Indian, $15 avg. main dish, NovatoIndian, $15 avg. main dishNovato
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

El Rey Mexican Bar and Grill

Mexican, $$, NovatoMexican, $$Novato
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Sourdough & Co

NovatoNovato
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

China Palace

Chinese, $$, NovatoChinese, $$Novato
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 3.5

Ming Yen

Chinese, $$, NovatoChinese, $$Novato
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.0

Stefano's Pizza

Pizza, $$, NovatoPizza, $$Novato
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

How does it work?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. We analyzed 28808 Novato restaurants on Yelp and Google, 3104661 Novato restaurant reviews, and 1901 lists and articles – looking closely at what had to say – and applied our boam magic. The restaurants you see have been featured 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. These ten options are sure to delight.

Recurring questions

Batika India Bistro, Little Goan Indian Cafe, and Chao Praya are the highest-rated vegan-friendly lunch spots in Novato.

Batika India Bistro, Chianti Cucina, and Little Goan Indian Cafe are the highest-rated vegetarian-friendly lunch restaurants in Novato.

Chianti Cucina, The Village Pizzeria, and Super Duper Burgers are the highest-rated lunch spots for a pick-up meal in Novato.

Batika India Bistro, Chianti Cucina, and Masa's Sushi and Appetizer are the highest-rated lunch restaurants for a quick lunch in Novato.

The highest-rated restaurants in Novato for boozy lunches are Batika India Bistro, Chianti Cucina, and Masa's Sushi and Appetizer.

Parking tips

Few things are as aggravating as circling around the block, looking for parking when you’re hungry. Luckily, you can secure parking stress-free with our partner SpotHero, a digital parking reservation service.

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