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482 University Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1812
+1 650-853-1556
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good39%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“fresh salad” (6 reviews)
“sandwiches” (14 reviews)
“chicken” (7 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
482 University Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1812
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant has a very limited menu but it is very deliciouis. The salads portions are very generous. You can make hour own combination with what ever ingredients you want.

Thank Ron K
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We stopped here to meet some friends around 11:30am. Was looking forward to choosing all the great options for my salad. I chose the small salad which was too big for me to eat, my son ordered the chicken sandwich on rosemary focaccia bread with...More

Thank Lainie99
Reviewed 17 January 2017

The salads were fresh and there was a large choice. Unfortunately the person who served me was rude, unlike the one who served my husband so that put me off - it was like he was doing me a favor

Thank Singhs_global
Reviewed 28 December 2016

My goodness! I have probably eaten here a thousand times. I love their fresh made-to-order salads topped with fresh roasted turkey; I always ask for dark meat. Very moist and delicious! At lunch there can be quite a line so I always went as soon...More

Thank blissfulliving
Reviewed 11 November 2016

I was working next door at Hanna House. My business partner took me to Pluto for a quick salad. This was exactly what I wanted. Fresh and full of flavour. I would definitively recommend

Thank TAMousse
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Gud restaurant with lots of awesome Mediterranean dishes,mouth watering grilled and smoked chicken sandwiches.and plenty of varieties.nice restaurant

Thank aboaamith
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

The salad is great, but you have to queue a while. Sandwiches are faster, so if you are In a group and some have salad, some sandwich those with the salad will have their meal later. If you have a sandwich, go for the turkey....More

Thank Jonas P
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

I've been in Pluto's several times. For me is one of those perfect spots for a daily lunch, it's a very big salad, very good and for $10. You can select seven ingredients additional to the lettuce in your salad. What I don't like this...More

Thank AAppa
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Overwhelmingly great choice of ingredients. Huge portions. Tasty salads made to order. Great place to grab some lunch

Thank Spancox
Reviewed 4 May 2016

The salads are HUGE! Choosing 7 add-on's from 50 is a torture! But enjoyed the results. Did add chicken for some protein... We were there at around 2PM, and there is still a decent crowd. It is popular for a reason.

Thank Kong C
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 482 University Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1812
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Palo Alto
  • Phone Number: +1 650-853-1556
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