1521 L St.
Sacramento, CA 95814
One Sacramento resident described De Vere’s Irish Pub’s Shepherd’s Pie as tasting exactly like grandmother’s. And why not as it’s literally called “Granny’s Shepherd’s Pie” on the menu. You won’t find lamb in this pie but you will find Ground beef, onion, celery, peas, carrots, rich gravy, and toasted mash potatoes. If you want a hearty meal for lunch or dinner, De Vere’s Shepard’s Pie will do the trick.
825 Sutter St.
Folsom, CA 95630
The Fat Rabbit has dubbed their Shepherd’s Pie as a “True Pub Classic” and rightfully so. Fat Rabbit’s Shepard’s Pie comes stuffed with ground beef and veggies with a large dollop of mashed potatoes on top. Pair this pie with a scotch egg, some fish and chips, and a stout ale and you’ve got yourself a meal fit for a king. With reasonable prices, you really can’t go wrong with a stop at the Fat Rabbit Public House.
300 Lincoln St.
Roseville, CA 95648
The Boxing Donkey takes a modern approach to the traditional Shepherd’s Pie and hits it out of the park. Their pie isn’t much of a pie in the traditional sense of the meaning. Their’s come with certified Angus beef, carrots, peas and onions stewed in an herb gravy. Tuck all that underneath some cheesy potatoes and pair it with a side of garlic bread and you have yourself one hearty meal. It’s been dubbed by one reviewer as “comfort food” at its finest so if that isn’t reason enough to head over to the Boxing Donkey, we don’t know what is.
3651 J. St.
Sacramento, CA 95816
Bonn Lair’s Shepard’s Pie comes highly recommended as a great pairing with a pint of beer. Bonn Lair’s pie comes with a beef and vegetable mixture topped with a savory sauce and mashed potatoes. Each pie is served with peas, gravy, and a roll. We recommend finishing off this hearty meal with their sticky toffee pudding, a Bonn Lair chef’s favorite.
1001 R. St.
Sacramento, CA 95811
Fox and Goose has been in existence for the close to 50 years now and has become a Sacramento staple in the community. If it’s not the great ambiance that’ll draw you in, it’s definitely their food. Their Shepherd’s Pie comes with ground beef in a thick gravy mixed with carrots, peas, and onions all topped off with mashed potatoes. They bake it until it’s a crispy golden brown. Pair this pie with one of their black teas or great selection of coffees and you’ve got yourself a hearty lunch.