Van Nuys, CA is one of our favorite cities. On our many junk removal jobs in Van Nuys we often stop for lunch and so we include this list of some of the top restaurants in this city which was created by Foursquare Lists and published on November 28, 2021, it includes the following:

1. Mercado Buenos Aires

7540 Sepulveda Blvd, Van Nuys, CA

Argentinian Restaurant · 37 tips and reviews

Charles T Sebesta: Empanadas are the best! While I can only take one bite due to medical conditions, it was the best bite!

Ze Khokher: If its your first time here with another person, try their Parrillada Completa, it gives you a variety of meats to try and will definitely fill you up.

Evelyn Ehrhardt: Nice place las empanadas are great!!

Mercado Buenos Aires Van Nuys
Mercado Buenos Aires is one of The 15 Best Restaurants in Van Nuys

2. Nat’s Early Bite Coffee Shop

14115 Burbank Blvd (at Hazeltine Ave.), Sherman Oaks, CA

Diner · 84 tips and reviews

Nat's Early Bit Coffee Shop Van Nuys
Nat’s Early Bit Coffee Shop Van Nuys

Joan Blair: My brunch- Howie’s Waffle; a homemade waffle covered w/fresh strawberries, blueberries & bananas. Yum!

Showtime Network: Nat’s is one of my favorite local breakfast spots. Any given Sunday, I love walking over and having brunch with a friend. They treat me like family in there! – Mikey

Judy A.: Check out all the muffin flavors they have. Parking lot is small but can look for street parking.

3. Phở Sô 1

6450 Sepulveda Blvd (at Victory Blvd.), Van Nuys, CA

Vietnamese Restaurant · 31 tips and reviews

Brandon Hoang: Best pho in LA outside of Westminster. No contest. Try their cha gio (egg rolls) and ca phe sua da (iced coffee with condensed milk).

Maricar M: i rather spend my $6 here than eating in fast food restaurant. i love their pho & fried eggroll. you have your food in less than 5 mins.

Karen Lemus: Best pho I’ve ever had! You’ll have your food in no later than 5 minutes promise!

Pho So 1 Van Nuys
Pho So 1 Van Nuys


7128 Van Nuys Blvd (Sherman Way), Van Nuys, CA

Korean Restaurant · 10 tips and reviews

Dianna K: The service here is awesome! The waiter was very accommodating bc I’m vegan. He brought out the veg pancake packaging to check ingredients. They were yum! Had the bimbimbap, fried rice, no egg. GREAT!

Ryan Eick: Enjoyed the all you can eat

Arnie Panameño: The Pepper Beef was amazingly well seasoned.

Ayce Gogi Van Nuys
Ayce Gogi Van Nuys

5. Dunkin’

7203 Van Nuys Blvd (at Sherman Way), Van Nuys, CA

Donut Shop · Van Nuys · 2 tips and reviews

Zk: This is def our favorite Dunkin cuz the building is for sure haunted af. Yummy cold brew, too!!!

Sharel Pamela DzPz: Las donas de maple, son riquisimas

Dunkin Donuts Van Nuys
Dunkin Donuts Van Nuys

6. Taqueria Los Tres Hermanos

6269 Van Nuys Blvd (at Sylvan St), Van Nuys, CA

Mexican Restaurant · 9 tips and reviews

Marisa Madrigal: I was looking for a good taco spot for lunch and I found one!:) the jalapeño salsa was delicious! Spicy.

Omar Gutierrez: Try the chicken salad

memo ruiz: Friday night has a singing group. It’s fun on Friday night

Taqueria Los Tres Hermanos Van Nuys
Taqueria Los Tres Hermanos Van Nuys

7. The Habit Burger Grill

7221 Van Nuys Blvd. (at Sherman Way), Van Nuys, CA

Burger Joint · 14 tips and reviews

Leah Boyer: Delicious, cheap, and fresh! The veggie burgers come with really fresh lettuce and tomatoes. Onion rings are legit.

Cole Chillin: Great food and it’s never too crowded or noisy to sit back and enjoy your food and the employees are friendly also

Maurice Sallave: About time we got a decent fast food joint that looks respectable. Thanks Habit!

8. Western Bagel

7814 Sepulveda Blvd (at Stagg St.), Van Nuys, CA

Bagel Shop · 21 tips and reviews


Justin Powels: Cash only. Great handmade sandwiches and drinks. Plenty of parking. Get there early in the morning to have a full selection of bagels to choose from.

Ana Perales: i have been coming here since the 1980″s!! i love this place i love the water bagels, egg,onion,garlic u name they got it!!

Sarah Stroh Thornton: As a New Yorker on the West Coast, I miss my bagels. I think this nigh be the closest thing to a New York bagel, I’ve ever had in LA. CASH ONLY

Western Bagel Van Nuys
Western Bagel Van Nuys

9. Napoli’s Pizza Kitchen

14831 Burbank Blvd (at Kester Ave), Sherman Oaks, CA

Pizza Place · 10 tips and reviews


Crystal Johnson: Great service. Tomato basil pizza is flavorful the tomato chunks are nicely dice and work well with aromatic basil. Read more.

Jon Albert: Authentic Italian Pizza and more…Family owned and operated. They treat everyone like family and the food is amazing!

Julie Monroe: Closed on Sunday. Best pizza in the area. Tomato basil is the best.

Napoli's Pizza Kitchen Van Nuys
Napoli’s Pizza Kitchen is one of The 15 Best Restaurants in Van Nuys

10. Cemitas Poblanas Don Adrian

14902 Victory Blvd (at Kester Ave), Van Nuys, CA

Mexican Restaurant · 3 tips and reviews

Tyler Tanner: One of the more unique restaurants in L.A. In short, it’s Dagwoods from the Pueblan region of Mexico. The Asada and pork are the best but everything is good. You’ll start craving these once you try it

Starry Kitchen: Take heed their advice, the LA Times articles on the wall and MY advice: the Cecina Adobada Cemitas will lead you to the promise land my friend’s.. uh huh huuuuuiuh. so Damn GOOD!!

Serious Eats: Try the Cecina and Egg Cemita – Smoky cured beef, fresh avocado, wedges of queso fresco, cilantro, salsa and a fried egg Read more.

Cemitas Poblanas Don Adrian Van Nuys
Cemitas Poblanas Don Adrian Van Nuys

11. Zankou Chicken

5658 Sepulveda Blvd #103 (Btw Burbank Blvd. & Hatteras St.), Van Nuys, CA

Falafel Restaurant · 30 tips and reviews

Joe Spiegel: This place is so good, it’s criminal. You have to try it. I love the Tarna but the rotisserie chicken should be your first try.

Carla Chadwick: I moved from California 17 years ago and I still crave Zankou chicken periodically. It’s that good! The garlic sauce is to die for.

John Hughes: Rude, surly and delicious.

12. Bill’s Burgers

14742 Oxnard St, Sherman Oaks, CA

American Restaurant · 20 tips and reviews

Dario: Forget fancy, the burger here is back to its basics which is why is SO GOOD. The meat is delicious, perfectly cooked. Toppings are extra fresh. Otherwise get their pastrami or anything else. AWESOME

Taste Terminal: Established in the mid 60′s, this burger stand serves simple and affordable traditional American eats from grilled cheese to tuna melts. Read more.

LA Weekly: Featured in LA Weekly’s “30 Burgers In 30 Days”

Bill's Burgers Van Nuys
Bill’s Burgers Van Nuys

13. Kebab Halebi

15333 Sherman Way Ste Bb, Van Nuys, CA

Middle Eastern Restaurant · 1 tip

Tasting Table: Order the Ras Nana, which is a large, flat disk of charred ground lamb and beef bathed in a lemon vinagrette dusted with dried mint. The visually drab dish is full of lovely bright flavors.

Kebab Helabi Van Nuys
Kebab Halebi is one of The 15 Best Restaurants in Van Nuys

14. Ay Papa Que Rico

7344 Van Nuys Blvd Ste 1 (at Valerio St), Van Nuys, CA

Cuban Restaurant · 9 tips and reviews

Raquel Velazquez: Grilled Chicken with yellow & black beans. Yum!!!!

Betty: Grilled chicken is the best! Goes great with the green salsa. Don’t forget the plantains.

RC Latham: The chicken is similar to El Pollo Loco but better. Yellow rice and pinto beans yum. Perfecto.

Ay Papa Que Rico Van Nuys
Ay Papa Que Rico Van Nuys

15. Sam Woo BBQ

6450 Sepulveda Blvd #G (at Victory Blvd), Van Nuys, CA

Chinese Restaurant · 34 tips and reviews

Kevin T: Duck and crispy pork are the way to go

David Agresti: Cash only!

Amilet Quintanilla: I love this place!!

Sam Woo BBQ Van Nuys, CA
Sam Woo BBQ Van Nuys, CA

As we said, there’s plenty of great eateries in Van Nuys. That’s why your hungry junk removal team loves to stop and grab a bite (or two) at any of these great restaurants.