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The 8 Best Lunch Spots In Pleasanton

Updated: May 2, 2022

Need a quick lunch or a spot to have a fancy business lunch? These Pleasanton lunch spots have you covered. To bring you only the best Lunch in Pleasanton we analyzed top review, articles, and ranking sites. 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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The Everest Momo

Food Truck, $$, PleasantonFood Truck, $$Pleasanton
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0

Experience Burma Restaurant and Bar

Asian, $$, PleasantonAsian, $$Pleasanton
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Brava Garden Eatery

Italian, $$, PleasantonItalian, $$Pleasanton
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

iniBurger - Gourmet Burgers

American, PleasantonAmericanPleasanton
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5


Latin, $$, PleasantonLatin, $$Pleasanton
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Nyonya Cafe

Malaysian, $$, PleasantonMalaysian, $$Pleasanton
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Wild One

Mexican, $$, PleasantonMexican, $$Pleasanton
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Ramen 101

Asian, $$, PleasantonAsian, $$Pleasanton
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

What gets a restaurant into the top 10?

We know how tough it is to find the best restaurant in Pleasanton. We pored over ratings for 28808 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 3104661 restaurant reviews in Pleasanton and 1901 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what had to say, and applied our boam magic sauce. These spots have been featured in . We automatically update restaurants’ open hours and services, so you can actually enjoy the top restaurants we show. 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.

Recurring questions

De La Torre's Trattoria, Salt Craft, and Tri-Valley Bistro are the highest-rated lunch restaurants for take-out in Pleasanton.

The highest-rated restaurants in Pleasanton for boozy lunches are Experience Burma Restaurant and Bar, De La Torre's Trattoria, and Salt Craft.

Experience Burma Restaurant and Bar, De La Torre's Trattoria, and Salt Craft are lunch restaurants with outdoor seating in Pleasanton.

De La Torre's Trattoria, Salt Craft, and Prime Poké are the highest-rated lunch spots for a pick-up meal in Pleasanton.

Experience Burma Restaurant and Bar, Oyo, and Blossom Vegan Restaurant are the highest-rated vegan-friendly lunch spots in Pleasanton.

Drink pairing tips

  • Pair Cilantro Chile Cooler with banh mi

    When considering how to best enjoy your banh mi, we would highlight how well a glass of Cilantro Chile Cooler complements the dish as it cuts through the fattiness of the sandwich.

  • Pair banh mi with Kabinett

    For an elevated experience, pair your banh mi with Kabinett. This combination works particularly well because this white wine cools the jalapeno with the sweetness of the wine.

  • Muscat de Alexandria and banh mi

    The flavors of banh mi will be enhanced with a glass of floral Muscat de Alexandria, a white wine that cuts through the fattiness of the meat.

Fun facts

  • Wallet breaking nigiri

    Chef Angelito Araneta Jr. made anigiri in 2010 that sold for p$1,978.

  • A delicious pairing

    The popular drink sour plum tea is made by smoking the plums. People will usually pair this with hot pot.

  • A classic dish

    When in Korea it would be criminal not to try out the bulgogi. GIve it a go so you can say you had the full experience.

Parking info

Few things are as aggravating as circling around the block, looking for parking when you’re hungry. SpotHero is a digital parking reservation service that lets you pre-book a great parking spot.

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