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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

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“The freshest seafood, flown in or delivered daily from around the world, served by a well trained and knowledgeable staff in a comfortable atmosphere. Located along the banks of the mighty Sacramento River.”
  • 12 locals recommend
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“The best Banh Mi sandwich in town. Their burgers and loaded fries are equally delicious. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
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“Great burgers, full bar, patio seating, large beer selection, and walking distance”
  • 11 locals recommend
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“Breakfast, lunch, or dinner floating on the river. Small, local, good food, bar. You walk down an old airplane jetway to get into restaurant, and its level changes with the height of the Sacramento River. Cozy on a winter's afternoon, great place to relax on the River anytime.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Bar
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“Great seafood, steaks, etc., great ambiance as it sits overlooking the river with outdoor seating available in Old Sacramento.”
  • 10 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Awesome food! can't say enough good things about this place. more on the expensive side, but worth it. Love the location of Old Sacramento. Fun place to explore after dinner. Very upscale place. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
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“Features roasted carved turkey, tri tip, chicken, salads, mac & cheese, soups, etc. Walk-in line, choose and pick. Feels like home made. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
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“Fun place to grab some delicious food and then walk around Old Town Sacramento. Very festive environment and we have never been disappointed with their crab pots. All of them are good! Be sure and ask them what they recommend as certain items are in season and extra fresh.”
  • 5 locals recommend
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“Guy Fieri of "Diners, Drive-in and Dives" recommends you try their Corned Beef or smoked Prime Rib sandwich....my personal favorite is their chicken breast...this is a little hole in the wall iconic restaurant!”
  • 8 locals recommend
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  • 5 locals recommend
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“Located in the heart of Old Sacramento, Ten22 prides itself in award winning cuisine and superior quality brews. The “New American” cuisine features locally sourced ingredients from regional farmers. The bar at Ten22 offers over 24 beers on tap in addition to a seasonal cocktail menu. Old Sacramento is rich in history, and while it certainly has it's charms, the district can often be overrun by the exploits of tourism - however, the back patio at Ten22 offers the perfect reprieve from such distractions. Well shaded by climbing palms and surrounded by historic Gold Rush-era brick buildings, along with the additional bonus of the cool delta breeze, this restaurant patio serves as the perfect s”
  • 7 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Nothing fancy. Just a great locally owned and established Mexican place for an affordable and lunch or dinner. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Brewery
“Cool patio, beer garden, and outdoor play area for the young and young at heart!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
“If you're a beer junkie you will love sacramento's rising number of microbreweries. There are 3 micro breweries nearby that are next to each other. Jackrabbit, Bike Dog & Yolo Brewing. They usually have taco trucks serving food.”
  • 4 locals recommend
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“Literally right across the street, Vallejo's is open 7 days a week for breakfast, lunch and dinner.”
  • 4 locals recommend
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“Floating restaurant on the River with drive-up boat scene and live music weekends in the summer months.”
  • 5 locals recommend