Collected by Karen Gardiner , AFAR Local Expert
1112 2nd St, Sacramento, CA 95814, USA
In historic Old Sacramento, the Firehouse Restaurant has been a favored dining destination for locals and tourists, as well as many of California's politicians, since opening in 1960. The restaurant occupies the original home of the Sacramento No....
1215 19th St, Sacramento, CA 95811, USA
Housed in a converted brick firehouse dating from 1893, Mulvaney's Building & Loan serves seasonal New American cuisine that you can enjoy in the historic building or outside in the quiet garden patio. The menu changes daily and prepared using...
5900 S Land Park Dr, Sacramento, CA 95822, USA
Serving up Mexican cuisine to the locals for over 30 years, Florez Bar & Grill is a relaxed and friendly spot for breakfast, lunch, dinner, or just a few margaritas at the bar. Happy hour specials are on offer every day, while on Friday evenings...
400 Ballpark Dr, West Sacramento, CA 95691, USA
The River Cats are Sacramento's AAA farm team, and if they're in town while you are, stop by Raley Field for some quality baseball at an affordable price. There's not a bad spot in the stadium, but sitting along the third-base line will give you a...
1040 Florin Rd, Sacramento, CA 95831, USA
Nugget Markets is a chain of gourmet grocery stores that began in 1926 in the nearby town of Woodland, Calif. Nugget sells a carefully curated array of high-quality products, including fair-trade coffee, artisanal cheeses, sustainable seafood, and...
1015 9th St, Sacramento, CA 95814, USA
So much more than an oyster bar, Blackbird Kitchen & Bar in downtown Sacramento is a hip neighborhood joint in the Kay with punk and panache. It serves exceptional organic cuisine with seasonal produce from local farms and has a great bar to boot....
2401 J St, Sacramento, CA 95816, USA
Rick's Dessert Diner is well-known in Sacramento for its fun atmosphere and popular desserts. Located in a thriving part of Midtown, Rick's retains an authentic diner feel with neon signs, posters of '50s icons, and retro booths. The diner's...
Sacramento, CA, USA
Sacramento has been called the farm-to-fork capital of the U.S. thanks to the abundance of high-quality produce grown around the city. The best way to experience this agricultural bounty is a stop at the vibrant Sunday farmers' market. You'll find...
400 P St #1203, Sacramento, CA 95814, USA
Run by passionate artisanal coffee roasters, this coffeehouse offers a wide variety of brews that emphasize both quality and integrity thanks to sustainable farming practices. Knowledgeable, friendly baristas can help you navigate the options, and...
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