With the almost endless amount of La Verne restaurants that show up when you search for something to eat in the area, it can feel like an overwhelming task to find the right restaurant to satisfy your cravings.
But have no fear, we are going to make your life a little bit easier. Our local guide has handpicked the 12 best restaurants that La Verne has to offer.
The 12 Best La Verne Restaurants
Wähfles is every waffle’s fan dream come true, as the entire menu is based on waffles!
You have waffles of every kind here and wether you are in the mood for something sweet or savory, Wahfles has something for every waffle craving.
I have a major sweet tooth, so you can always find me huddled in their sweet waffle section. With choices like creme brulee, Samoa, s’mores and maple bacon, the choice becomes very hard to choose from.
On top of their great selections of waffles, they have a really good coffee program. Their lattes are to die for and their pour over coffee will satisfy the coffee snob inside of you.
Definitely put this place on your list of go-to La Verne restaurants.
1502 Foothill Blvd. Suite 101 La Verne, CA – 91750
Mr. D’s Diner
Mr. D’s is a classic American diner that has been opened for more than four decades and has been proudly serving the city of La Verne some really quality American fare.
Whether you are in the mood for breakfast, lunch or dinner, Mr D’s has an extensive menu that has something for everybody.
For breakfast I always gravitate towards one of their hearty breakfast burrito or the country fried steak. For lunch or dinner, you can’t go wrong with the pastrami melt or their massive cowboy burger.
Don’t forget to save some room for dessert, the pies are made fresh daily and worthy of a splurge and yes get that scoop of ice cream too.
Put this on your list of can’t miss places to eat in La Verne.
919 Foothill Blvd La Verne, CA 91750
Located in quaint Old Town La Verne, Chase’s has been opened since 2012 and has firmly cemented itself as one of the best restaurants in La Verne and is a favorite among locals.
Its the perfect place for a night out on the town, where you can grab a drink, order some tasty appetizers and then indulge yourself in some really tasty food.
Come on Wednesdays, they have live performances by a band, so you can enjoy some great food and drinks and listen to some great music.
2079 Bonita Ave # 100, La Verne, CA 91750
EGGSactly is one of the best restaurants in La Verne for days when you just need a quick and tasty breakfast sandwich.
EGGSactly comes from the same people that brought you Chase’s and is located right next door and you can expect the same level of quality from EGGSactly that you expect from Chase’s.
Highlights of their menu include the classic breakfast sandiwch, which is a buttery brioche bun that is layered with egg, bacon, tomato, avocado, cheddar and smothered in their delightful samabal aoli.
If you want some extra indulgence, try Jon’s Sammy. They take a french toast battered waffle and layer it with eggs, Canadian bacon, Havarti cheese, raspberry habanero jam and then sprinkle it with powdered sugar! What a way to start the morning!
2079 Bonita Ave Suite 101, La Verne, CA 91750
Argo Mediterranean Grille
Argo is serving up some of the best Mediterranean food in La Verne. The food here is consistently great and is always chock full of flavors.
One of my favorite things to order is the chicken kabob plate. The chicken is always super moist and tender, the hummus is fresh and brimming with great flavor and the rice and the tzatziki are the perfect accoutrements that really puts everything together.
The combination of the food, the value and the service makes it one of the best restaurants in La Verne.
2313 D St, La Verne, CA 91750
Cafe Wang is the best Chinese restaurant in La Verne and most locals will agree.
This is not your typical cookie-cutter Chinese restaurant that you can find in any town, with food that taste exactly the same everyhwere.
Cafe Wang is a modern approach to Chinese food that incorporates Sichuan & Hunan flavors.
Highlights of their menu include Xiao Long Bao, Mapu Tofu, Stir Fried Pork Belly and Spicy Pork Rib cooked in a dry pot.
They also have a great tea and drink menu, where you can order hot tea, cold tea, boba and milk tea.
2316 D St La Verne, CA 91750
Tho One Thai Eatery
This guide simply wouldn’t be complete without a stop at one of the best Thai restaurants in La Verne.
They have all your favorite Thai dishes here including pad thai, fried rices, curries and soups, but they house specials are the real crowd pleasers.
Their Thai Omelette is absolutely delicious and it is just bursting with flavor. Their Garlic Pork Spare Ribs is deep fried and glazed in an aromatic garlic sauce and is savory and just delightful.
It is impossible to leave dissatisfied and that’s why I find myself coming back here at least once a week.
2300 Foothill Blvd, La Verne, CA 91750
Flying Rice Asian Kitchen
It would be a disservice to everybody reading this guide if we didn’t include Flying Rice Asian Kitchen in our list of best restaurants in La Verne.
Flying Rice is a fast casual restaurant that is serving up Korean comfort food with a modern twist.
On the menu you will find items like cheesy kimchi gogi fries, a Korean version of carne asada fries. Other highlights of the menu include the pork belly bowl, bibimbap, and their KFC over rice, which consists of Korean fried chicken poppers, sauteed kale, cucumbers, pickled radish, egg, ponzu and spicy mayo, the marriage of flavors in the bowl is harmonious and just incredible.
1453 Foothill Blvd La Verne, CA 91750
Don Baja Grill
Locals and tourists alike are always in search of the best Mexican food in this quaint city and they always seem to gravitate towards Don Baja and that’s by no accident. The food here is incredibly tasty.
Their most beloved dish is the fish tacos, which are beer battered, then fried to perfection and served with cabbage, pico de gallo and their house cream sauce. I can’t get enough of their fish tacos and always find myself ordering more than my waistline would allow.
Their fish tacos are amazing, but so is everything else! Their pastor and carne asada burritos are bomb, their potato tacos are delightful and their Baja shrimp burrito is marvelous.
Don’t forget to snag one of their refreshing agua fresca to help you wash down all that delicious food. Don Baja is one of our favorite La Verne restaurants that we can’t get enough of.
The Corner Butcher Shop
If you’re looking for barbecue that will change your damn life, check out The Corner Butcher Shop, one of our favorite La Verne restaurants.
Besides being a full service butcher shop with all the best meats in town, The Corner Butcher Shop has anything and everything that your bbq loving heart desires from tri-tip sandwiches and pork ribs to hot dogs and cooked to order steak.
Order the brisket and get a side of mac and cheese and baked beans and you will have a meal worthy of a king.
2359 Foothill Blvd, La Verne, CA 91750
Spooners easily gets one of the top spots on our list of the best restaurants in La Verne.
This down to earth, Old Town La Verne restaurant serves modern Korean comfort dishes from spicy pork bulgogi to hot stone pot bibimbap to soon tofu soup and kimchi Spam fried rice.
There are so many fantastic menu options but the Korean fried chicken is our favorite dish. It’s flavor profile is uniquely addictive and elevated by the soy and the garlic. I could probably put a few serving away in one sitting.
The Grill House
And last but not least on our list of best La Verne restaurants we have The Grill Hut. A restaurant that is elevating the Mediterranean cooking scene in LA County.
From the beginning, the owner of The Grill House has sought out to provide the very best food, using only the finest and freshest ingredients and providing an unforgettable dining experience for its patrons and so far he’s done a damn fine job of it.
From their kabobs to their shawarma and their made from scratch hummus and falafels, there is no wrong order here. Everything is quite tasty and will leave a bookmark in your food memory bank.
Vegetarians and vegans rejoice, there are many really tasty options for you too!
1204 Foothill Blvd La Verne, CA 91750