Top 5 Reasons to Live at The Galloway, If You’re a Foodie

August 2nd 2016

Lokanta (3.6 miles from The Galloway)

Courtesy: Lokanta

With a gorgeous interior featuring whitewashed brick walls, granite tables and glass ceilings, Lokanta in downtown Pleasanton will become your go-to spot for Mediterranean cuisine. Skewers, lamb burger and the flaming hellumi cheese (Turkish goat cheese with pear + tomatoes + brandy) are all must-tries.  

Bonus points: Has patio and is dog friendly, just like The Galloway


Tri-Valley Bistro (3.6 miles from The Galloway)

Courtesy: Yelper Cory C. 

Just opened this July, Tri-Valley Bistro’s menu is already a big hit. Featuring traditional and modern American cuisine from juicy burgers to fresh fish tacos plus a fine wine selection, restaurants like Tri-Valley Bistro are putting Pleasanton on the foodie map.

Our favorite: Asparagus salad—grilled asparagus, tomato, kalamata olives, arugula, citrus truffle vinaigrette, grilled flatbread


McKay's Taphouse & Beer Garden (3.7 miles from The Galloway)

Courtesy: McKay's

Owned by Pleasanton locals Josh and Barbara McKay, their love for locally sourced craft beer is sure to please beer lovers. Offering 16 handcrafted micro brews on tap—from Drake’s to Sonoma Springs to Russian River, and much more. Oh! And let’s not forget about the fine bites that include a Jack Daniels Smoked Trip Tip Sandwich, Mac n’ Cheese Sandwich, and Watermelon Fennel Salad. Enjoy it all from its sunny beer garden.

Bonus points: Offers kids menus + pet friendly


The Press (2.3 miles from The Galloway)

Courtesy: Yelper Mojo J.

This cute and hip café serves delicious and creative paninis, from the triple cheese + jalapeno + bacon to sautéed mushrooms + caramelized onions + chèvre panini. Try having just one.

Bonus points: Perfect for catching up with a friend


Oasis Wine Lounge (3.3 miles from The Galloway)

Courtesy: Yelper Mandy L. 

Known for their Pumpkin Borani (always order it) and awesome happy hour, Oasis Wine Lounge is great for date night and group outings. Savory sangria and exquisite bellinis await!

Tip: We hear there’s a strawberry Moscow Mule … 


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