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4501 Hopyard Rd., Pleasanton, CA 94588
925-463-9285
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Buffet

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  • 13
    Excellent
  • 23
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Love it everytime!

Its great for lunch or dinner. Healthy salads and fast moving crowds. They have a good array of comfort soups and breads. I love their baked potatoes. Its bit noisy, but hey.. its family and kids friendly!

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
Maithili B
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Pleasanton, California, United States
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Pleasanton, California, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

Its great for lunch or dinner. Healthy salads and fast moving crowds. They have a good array of comfort soups and breads. I love their baked potatoes. Its bit noisy, but hey.. its family and kids friendly!

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Pleasanton, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

I love a good buffet. This place never lets me down. Great food, they keep the place clean. I wish they could expand the place. It's always packed, but they still seem to get you thru the line in under 10 minutes.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Eating here is similar to eating at a cafeteria, but food is decent for the price and there are so many options! Went on a Thursday at 2 p.m. and they were very busy but there is plenty of seating and much room for patrons to move about. Recommend!

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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

A huge amount of options, and all you can eat. It was clearly a local favorite as there were a lot of people there. The food was okay, what you would expect from a buffet type place. Some of the salads were delicious, while others were average. Staff were polite and courteous. Overall an okay experience

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Pleasanton, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This all-you-can-eat soup and salad bar has a wide variety of items, Always fresh produce and at least six soups plus pasta, breads and desserts. Enough to fill the hungriest tummies without breaking the bank. Place is always clean - a must when food sits out.

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Pleasanton, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

The food is simple and fresh. Go for the salads and soups. I love eating here several times a year. The price is a little high but coupons are available most of the time on the Internat.

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San Francisco, California
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263 reviews 263 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
415 helpful votes 415 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

We gave this place a try based on all the great reviews but were very disappointed with the bland fairly average but expensive food. The price of the buffet is pretty high even for kids and although there is some variety, we didn't find it to our liking. It is also very crowded and there is hardly any place to... More 

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Pleasanton, California
Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Want a salad with all the veggies and more. This is the place Simple good fresh food. Take one plate and get a fresh plate for every return to the bar. Also serves pizza and about 5 fresh soups daily

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Cleveland, Ohio
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88 reviews 88 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

We ate here twice during our visit to the Pleasanton, CA area. Cafeteria style self serve. Line moves fast and the selection is excellent. Every vegetable you can imagine to make salads etc. A variety of soups, all very tasty. There are hot dishes as well. Pastas, chili, pizza and even an ice cream bar. Some dessert cakes and brownies.... More 

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San Francisco Bay Area
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19 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Sweet Tomatoes is one of my favorite restaurants in Pleasanton. You can count on variety, consistency in quality and lots of options. If you don't want any of the pre-mixed salads you can combine fresh raw ingredients and make your own. There are always at least 6 hot freshly made soups, a pasta dish, baked potatoes with all the trimmings... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4501 Hopyard Rd., Pleasanton, CA 94588
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pleasanton
  • Phone Number: 925-463-9285

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 9
  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?