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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Point of Interest
“Rent sailboats, paddle boards, canoes, kayaks, and other activities. Small beach and other water activities”
  • 15 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Not a fantastic mall, but there are cheap movies and an Elephant Bar with a killer happy hour.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Sushi Restaurant
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“Sacramento's favorite sushi place for years. Locally owned with several locations throughout the Sacramento region. This is the first, original Mikuni with premium sushi and lively vibe. Not the cheapest place in town, but the quality is definitely worth it. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“This State Park is great for boating, kayaking, swimming, and great for a picnic”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Amazing nutty taco. Very busy. Extremely casual. Expect chickens walking around outside.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Food
“Take the family to see this awesome salmon hatchery, right off highway 50, at Hazel Ave.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Travel Agency
“Great thing to do in the summer when Sacramento gets unbearable hot. The river is a nice frigid cold to go frolicking in :-)”
  • 6 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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  • 2 locals recommend
Establishment
  • 4 locals recommend
Bike Shop
“Rent an inflatable raft and go on a float trip down the lower American River. Be sure to wear your pfd. Numerous drownings occur every summer.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Check out the free-roaming chickens, the park, cute shops, coffee shop, dining and more.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“They have excellent mexican food, and great service. There are a few things on the menu I have never seen anywhere else and their Chicken Serrano dish is to die for!! ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Sushi Restaurant
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“Really great sushi! Fresh made and very reasonably priced. My favorite local spot.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
Restaurant
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“If you love Mexican food, this restaurant is a must try!! Our absolute favorite place to eat in Fair Oaks.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Dive Bar
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  • 1 local recommends