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The 7 Best Lunch Spots Near Temple Terrace

Updated: August 7, 2022

These cafes, food trucks, and restaurants make lunchtime our favorite time in Temple Terrace! We analyzed popular review and ranking sites and assimilated millions of reviews for Temple Terrace’s best lunches. 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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Eastern European, $$, Temple TerraceEastern European, $$Temple Terrace
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Cazador Grill

Peruvian, $$, Temple TerracePeruvian, $$Temple Terrace
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Chicken Yummy

Asian, $, Temple TerraceAsian, $Temple Terrace
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Top China

Asian, $, Temple TerraceAsian, $Temple Terrace
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Shamrock's Ale House

American, $$, Temple TerraceAmerican, $$Temple Terrace
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

If you travel further

Super Tequeno

Latin, LutzLatinLutz
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Chicken Salad Chick

American, $$, LutzAmerican, $$Lutz
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

How did these spots get chosen?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. We used our boam magic powers to analyze 823905 local restaurant reviews, Google and Yelp ratings for 7862 restaurants, and 266 lists and articles from top sources like . For example, we considered as we sourced this ultimate list. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their available services, so you can stay safe on your terms. This content is not sponsored by any restaurant or party, the restaurants shown are the real deal. These ten options are sure to delight.

Frequently asked questions

The highest-rated lunch restaurants with outdoor seating in Temple Terrace are Roma's Place Cafe, Yum Yum Hot Pot AYCE and Half Moon Seafood Company.

Yum Yum Hot Pot AYCE, Half Moon Seafood Company, and Babushka's are the highest-rated lunch spots for a pick up meal in Temple Terrace.

Queen of Sheba is the highest-rated vegan-friendly lunch spot in Temple Terrace.

Yum Yum Hot Pot AYCE, Babushka's, and Cazador Grill are the highest-rated lunch restaurants that is good for groups in Temple Terrace.

Roma's Place Cafe, Yum Yum Hot Pot AYCE, and Babushka's are the highest-rated lunch restaurants for delivery in Temple Terrace.

Drink pairing tips

  • Cilantro Chile Cooler and 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

    To elevate your banh mi experience, we recommend some Kabinett to go with your dish. This pairing works especially well because this white wine cools the jalapeno with the sweetness of the wine.

  • The perfect match for banh mi

    Experts recommend pairing a banh mi with a glass of Mangose, a popular beer.


  • A day about sushi

    Hooray! Hooray for International Sushi Day! Grab a bite of some sushi to celebrate International Sushi Day on June 18.

  • 2,014 pounds of hamburger

    In September of 2012, a massive hamburger was weighed that tipped the scales at 2,014 pounds!

  • A big appetite

    Are you a fan of vindaloo curry? The current record for eating the most vindaloo curry is one pound in only 2! Do you love vindaloo curry enough to beat this record?

Parking in the area

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