Food & Drink
Mom’s homemade fried chicken always tastes the best, but in case your mom isn’t available, here are a list of the most righteous places to get your bird fried and presented to you.
Having celebrated Mother’s Day with mom, now it is time for dad’s special day. Below you will find a number of choices to choose from to make your Father’s Day meal together special. Treat dad to a special meal for the two of you.
Viva l’Italia! Sacramento is a foodie town, and when you think “Italian,” you probably think cuisine. Put the two together, and you have a “best of” list for Italian restaurants.
Your definition of barbecue is often a direct result of where you were raised, and fierce culinary battles are waged over how to prepare “real” barbecue.
Beer gardens are usually set up with large tables that promote social interaction. Here’s what our area has to offer.
Sacramento’s best burgers include traditional favorites made with juicy beef and a cheddar skirt, as well as gourmet sensations with buffalo, Portobello mushrooms, garlic aioli, peanut butter, caramelized leek waffles or Sriracha.
Given the ethnic flavor of this mission town, Mexican heritage can truly shine through this legendary libation. From the “Museo de Tequila” (a literal museum of tequila), to various regional takes on the margarita, Sacramento found that lost shaker of salt, and ran with it.
Have a craving for chicken and waffles? While Sacramento lacks Roscoe’s Chicken and Waffles, there are a number of other awesome places to try this soul food specialty.
Craving some good comfort food like a grilled cheese sandwich? Check out these Sacramento options, featuring some of the best and most unique grilled cheese sandwiches in town.
Bake up some delicious treats to show your Mom how much you love her this Mother’s Day. That’s the spirit that united Pauley Perrette, her two best friends, Darren Greenblatt and Matthew Sandusky, when they decide to create a special place in honor of Pauley’s mother, Donna Bell, a lovely Southern gal with a big heart and a true love of Southern cooking.
The classic BLT, or bacon, lettuce, and tomato sandwich is a classic comfort food for many. If you’re on the hunt for the best BLT in Sacramento, check out one of these five stops.
Clearly the most important attribute a bar can have on a rainy day is a roof. When it’s pouring outside people seek a warm welcoming environment where they can relax while waiting for things to calm down on the outside. It’s also going to be helpful if you can obtain a decent bite to eat and a tasty libation while trying to stay dry. The following bars have built a reputation for knowing how to treat all who pass through their doors.