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LYFE Kitchen, Palo Alto

167 Hamilton Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1643
+1 650-325-5933
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good28%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (12 reviews)
“flatbread” (20 reviews)
“corn chowder” (3 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
167 Hamilton Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1643
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

They have a wonderful menu for everyone - but for a vegetarian, many options to choose from. The food is delicious and fresh. Service is fast.

Thank cbkMiami
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Need a place to meet up with relatives with a baby, that would also be able to handle cellac, and would not be crazy crowded on a Saturday at lunch time. Had a really nice range of choices on the menu, atmosphere was very cheerful...More

Thank KRHobo
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Although the decor and atmosphere is a bit fast-food, the chowder makes it worth it, and the menu is good for vegan and vegetarian eaters. We have used take-out service more often than staying in the restaurant.

Thank Musikina
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We have been to Lyfe on 3-4 occasions. Ingredients seem to be of good quality. They have some nice local-regional beers. Quick service. Good location. Will drop by again, on our next visit.

Thank jtchavez
Reviewed 14 February 2017

A friend and I tried, yet again, to enjoy lunch at LYFE. While it may appeal to locals because of convenience, the food just isn't inspired. Our server couldn't have bothered with 2 middle aged ladies, and it was loud. This is just not the...More

Thank bensmom59
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This place was excellent when it opened and for a few years, but now it is very empty and food menu has changed and gone down. They removed the best item on the menu, grilled artichokes, were to die for/live for! Last time I ate...More

Thank Lauren H
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Many of my friends and family like this place. Ive been there twice now in an attempt to have it grow on me, but I just don't like the food there. I found everything there dry and flavorless. The best thing I had there was...More

Thank 597tedl
Reviewed 12 February 2017

I loved the vibe at Lyfe Kitchen. Everything was mindful, fresh, tasty etc. I loved the flatbread (gluten free - mine with mushroom and goat cheese). Nice choice of interesting beverage options. Heaps of vegetarian options. Delicious dessert too. I'd quite happily go back for...More

Thank RozKiwi
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

We had lunch for 2 adults and 1 kid: - Caesar kale with chicken - Caesar kale with salmon - flatbread with mushrooms and goat cheese - Burger with fries - 1 glass of wine $58 Best part was flatbread. Salad itself would be OK...More

Thank JVDZ7
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

I had a delicious meal at Lyfe while visiting Palo Alto. They were helpful to inform me of food allergen items- from being listed on the menu as well as the staff input. I have celiacs and have developed other food sensitivities as well so...More

Thank katelin w
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 167 Hamilton Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1643
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Palo Alto
  • Phone Number: +1 650-325-5933
  • E-mail
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