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443 Main St, Pleasanton, CA 94566-7326 (Rose Ave)
+1 925-223-8074
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11:30 - 21:30
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Sun 10:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:30
Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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San Diego, CA
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44 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A party of 7 isn't always easy to fit into a busy restaurant but Lokanta was more than accommodating for our large group on a busy Friday night. We ordered many of the specialty cocktails and several of the appetizers including meatballs, spanakopita and the flaming hallumi cheese. Main courses included lamb burgers, filet mignon, mahi-mahi, kabobs and pasta. We... More 

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Pleasanton, California
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We go to this place...a lot. There's a very small collection of "go to" eateries in Pleasanton for us, Lokanta is easily in the top three. Great staff, food and barkeeps.

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Thank DCH13
San Jose, California
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46 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything was great. Place is beautiful and cozy. foods were delicious. Nice people work there. I've been to Turkey many times, and it was a real Turkish (even Greece) restaurant. you should get there and try the foods. we had Imam Beidili ( Egg plant filled with veggies and ...) was the weakest one, but other dishes are incredible and... More 

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San Francisco, California
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3 reviews
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We have been underwhelmed with many of the restaurants in Pleasanton within the last year, but after much contemplating, we decided to give it one more shot. I searched on Tripadvisor's 10 Best Pleasanton Restaurant list and came across Lokanta's, read recent positive reviews, and called for a reservation tonight. Our waiter, Jesus, greeted us promptly and was very attentive... More 

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Los Gatos, California
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306 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

I wanted to give Lokanta a 4 or 5 star rating and I believe that when I return, I will. When I visited this appealing restaurant, everything was likeable: our server was warm and helpful with the menu; the menu itself had an excellent variety of choices; and the spacious surroundings and low key relaxed atmosphere were all working in... More 

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Thank VWriter
Pleasanton, California
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Food is delicious.. The tables especially around the bar area are very close to each other and space is tight. That being said, I will definitely return for the food.

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Thank SamirJ
Modesto, California
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78 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

I had the Short Rib sandwich which was excellent as were their potatoes which were crispy on the outside and creamy on the inside, huge portions of both! My husband had the Moussaka with Eggplant and while it was good it was lacking a bit in flavor. Lovely place but extremely noisy.

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Thank sha2ron
Livermore, CA
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54 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I visited this restaurant for a business lunch. I hadn't previously visited Lokanta's. Now I can say I'm very glad I did. I had the Mousakka and found it to be among the best I've ever had. It was a generous piece and at the first glimpse I did not think I'd finish the whole piece. I was so good... More 

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Los Gatos, California
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62 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Visited this restaurant with a friend. She has an intolerance to gluten and we were both able to find wonderful meals. I had the Roka salad with grilled chicken kabob and asked them to add a spring mix to the greens. Very nice, but next time I would ask them to cut down on the onions. My friend had an... More 

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California
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59 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We have eaten here three times now, once for brunch (loved the bottomless mimosas), once for lunch, and once for dinner (but that was ordered to go last night). Our most recent meal was ordered to go after 4 of us donated blood at the Pleasanton Red Cross. We ordered for 7 people and got: - the giant beans (my... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek, Middle Eastern, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:30
Thursday
11:30 - 21:30
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 443 Main St, Pleasanton, CA 94566-7326
    (Rose Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pleasanton
  • Phone Number: +1 925-223-8074

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