From Our Editors
A culinary gem, Papa Murphys Take n Bake in Pleasanton on Santa Rita Rd is a well-known spot for fantastic pizza and good chicken. It's a popular spot for visitors looking for incredible food.
There's no specific recommended attire, so feel free to dress casually and comfortably. Also, though the final tab shouldn't be too bad, you can bank on the ingredients being fresh. In fact, you should be able to enjoy a good meal for $11 or $12, and can probably get in and out for $8 if you try.
For those keeping an eye on their diet, the robust menu does feature items that are gluten-free, low-fat, and vegetarian. Plus, it's been tabbed as a nice option for both families with children and large groups. In addition to its quick service (take-out is available), the restaurant also offers delivery, and can even cater an event for you. Or, if you just want to pop in for a beverage, the restaurant does have a pretty decent selection at its bar.
One of the better pizza chains in the area, Papa Murphys Take n Bake stands out, no matter how you slice it. Don't worry about trying to find a spot on the street, as visitors to the restaurant do have access to a private parking lot nearby.