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The 10 Best Restaurants in Palo Alto

Updated: February 19, 2021

Finding the top Palo Alto restaurants has never been easier. To get you the ultimate list of the finest restaurants, we examined the best review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Scroll down to compare ratings, reviews, prices, and hours, making your decision easier than ever.

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Tamarine Restaurant

Vietnamese · $33 avg. main dish
Palo Alto
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Bevri

Pizza · $19 avg. main dish
Palo Alto
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Bird Dog

New American · $38 avg. main dish
Palo Alto
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Reposado

Mexican
Palo Alto
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Telefèric Barcelona

Spanish
Palo Alto
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

TAVERNA

Greek · $32 avg. main dish
Palo Alto
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Terún

Italian · $25 avg. main dish
Palo Alto
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Café Pro Bono

Italian · $30 avg. main dish
Palo Alto
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Pastis

French · $20 avg. main dish
Palo Alto
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Taste

Chinese
Palo Alto
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

How did we curate these results?

We know how tough it is to find the best restaurant in Palo Alto. We pored over ratings for 31320 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 1095134 restaurant reviews in Palo Alto and 1539 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what CultureTrip, Eater and Palo Alto Online had to say, and applied our Feastfox magic sauce. We cross-referenced with top lists, like CultureTrip - 10 Best Cultural Restaurants In Palo Alto, Eater - Where to Eat and Drink in Palo Alto and Palo Alto Online - Best Restaurants Of 2019. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their updated available services, so you can actually enjoy the food we show. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so enjoy the best food with no agenda. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

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