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Sweet Tomatoes

40A Crescent Dr, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523-5500
+1 925-676-8493
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good31%
  • Average25%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
40A Crescent Dr, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523-5500
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Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Overall, not a bad place to build your own all-you-can-eat salad. Nice selection of toppings and mixed salads. Great dressing selections as well. Stay away from the hot food section, it's all canned and processed. The soups are generally very good and the baked goods...More

Thank Enlightened12
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I am a frequent diner here. Always fresh food, and if you avoid the weekends...there's always room to sit in a booth..or table by the window. It is a good sized restaurant....service peeps are always friendly and smiling and accommodating. The soups (especially the cream/mushroom)...More

Thank Ca Mama
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

This is your basic salad bar place with the standard offerings. The salad bar for the most part has fresh ingredients but nothing special and the dressings taste bottled. The soups are warm and tasty, the pastas a bit sticky and heavy. My favorite is...More

Thank legsbell
Reviewed 15 January 2017

This place is great! My kids love coming here, and so do I! All the salad and soup I can eat and the kids get whatever they want. Definitely our fav family restaurant.

Thank themermaidrach
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

One of the last remaining salad bar restaurants. Good for quick healthy lunch on the go and good for families

Thank Jessica N
Reviewed 2 January 2017

When it's time to fill-up on fresh green salads, soups, chili, and a little bread nothing can beat this "all-you-can-eat" buffet style chain of restaurants. A nice senior discount and self serve means a minimal tip to which I must state the table cleaner was...More

Thank acmestuart
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

My most recent visit to Sweet Tomatoes in Pleasant Hill was to meet a friend for supper. I am always amazed at the wide variety of fresh produce with which to make a fantastic salad, the different number of soups and stews - both vegetarian...More

Thank Arthur W
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The last couple of times we have eaten here we feel it is not really clean. Always crowded and things do not seem to be kept up. The variety of food is limited and not as fresh as it once was.

Thank CruiserAnn
Reviewed 13 October 2016

This was our first visit to Sweet Tomatoes, but it won't be our last hopefully. It is very similar to Fresh Choice back in the days of old. The vegetables are fresher here though than Fresh Choice, and in general the selections are better. Overall,...More

Thank nidan196
Reviewed 8 October 2016

This place should be closed by the health dept.We had to bus our own table to be able to eat. The place was running out of dishes so finally they cleaned off the tables, At one point there were no soup bowls. They ran out...More

Thank tarzansmate
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$9
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40A Crescent Dr, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523-5500
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pleasant Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 925-676-8493
  • E-mail
Sweet Tomatoes features made-from-scratch soups and salads and handcrafted muffins, Focaccia, breads, and desserts. The menu is built around freshly made, great-tasting, wholesome recipes with a 55-foot salad bar full of fresh, seasonal vegetables and tossed salads prepared exhibition-style every 20 minutes. Sweet Tomatoes provides its guests with an excellent value by offering unlimited access to its entire menu of high quality fresh items at a fixed price.