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Best Tortas In The Sacramento Area

The torta, or Mexican sandwich, is a south-of-the-border specialty often hard to track down unless you are fortunate enough to find yourself in an area with a large Latino population. Luckily, Sacramento has its share of good Mexican restaurants and tortas are something relatively easy to scout out. If you are craving this Mexican sandwich, here are a few spots in the Sacramento area deserving of a visit.

08/29/2012

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Best Chefs Heating Up The Culinary Scene In Sacramento

Sacramento is home to several celebrity chefs that have helped put the California capital on the map, but what about the other chefs in town? Wondering who else is heating up the culinary scene? Check out these five Sacramento chefs.

08/08/2012

Nightlife & Music Happy Hour, Firestone Public House

Best Weekend Happy Hours In Sacramento

If you’re looking to save money but still have a lot of fun, try these local happy hours. You’ll get tasty food and drinks for a fraction of the price.

07/12/2012

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Best Bistros In Sacramento

Longing for the bistros of France or the trattorias of Italy? Sacramento is home to a number of bistros that offer the hearty entrees and warm ambiance that made these types of eateries so popular in the first place. If you are on the hunt for a great bistro, check out one of these five spots.

06/20/2012

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Best Tapas In The Sacramento Area

If you can’t get away to Spain to sample some authentic tapas, let Sacramento bring Spain to you. A number of spots in town showcase the Spanish art of tapas. Order a glass of sangria and give one of these five hot spots a try.

06/13/2012

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Sacramento Hot Bar: The Golden Bear’s Got It Goin’ On

The Golden Bear is one of those destinations that has a little something for everyone (over 21)—tasty food, inventive cocktails, DJs and more.

02/23/2012

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Restaurant Review: Centro Cocina Mexicana

For over 15 years, Centro Cocina Mexicana has been representing the Paragary family with outstanding Mexican food in midtown.

02/08/2012

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Restaurant Review: FatFace Cafe

In what used to be a sketchy edge of midtown, there’s a block that now consists of local businesses mixed with regional retail and restaurant chains.

02/01/2012

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Restaurant Review: Roxy Restaurant and Bar Rocks Happy Hour

I don’t frequent Roxy Restaurant and Bar as often as I’d like, yet, every time I get to Roxy, I am pleased I made the trek.

01/18/2012

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Citizen Scene Spotter: Sacramento Area Nightlife and Bars

Get the inside scoop on nightlife and bars in Sacramento from a local expert.

12/07/2011

Photo Credit: Juliet Farmer

Restaurant Review: Dad’s Kitchen

Dad’s Kitchen serves up some of the tastiest sandwiches, burgers, and to-die-for fries in Sacramento.

11/16/2011

Photo Credit: Juliet Farmer

Restaurant Review: Ella Dining Room & Bar

Restaurant Review: Ella Dining Room & Bar Excels on All Fronts

11/02/2011

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