Quality Inn Sacramento North
3796 NORTHGATE BLVD
Sacramento, CA 95834
Phone: (916) 927-7117
Fax: (916) 646-1433
This unique cafe combines fine wines and delicious food from an innovative Mediterranean menu. The decor is cozy and romantic. You can order wine by the glass or by the bottle. The cafe has a corkage fee. From the dinner menu, its Pan-seared Salmon with Fava Bean Ragout is a favorite. For a truly romantic and unforgettable dining experience sit at one of the patio tables. This great dining spot is only open for dinner.
Rusty Duck Restaurant & Saloon specializes in seafood and steaks served in a warm, homey atmosphere that will appeal to the entire family. The building is a restored fishing lodge on the American River. Paintings of hunting and fishing scenes adorn the walls, and a rock fireplace adds to the rustic ambiance. All house specialties listed are of the seafood variety, but the menu also boasts an assortment of beef, ribs, and poultry dishes. Beer, mixed drinks and a variety of Pacific Coast wines are available.
A gem of a restaurant on the Sacramento river, the Pearl never drifts away from delighting its visitors with awesome American delicacies and spectacular views. The menu of the restaurant is seasonal, which is curated by the expert chef Matthew Jones. The seafood and steak delicacies are prepared using fresh ingredients sourced from local suppliers. Be it the small plates like Grilled Oysters, Bruschetta with Fresh Fig and the famous Bowl of Clam Chowder or the big plates like New York Strip Steak Grilled and Pan Seared Scallops, you can vouch on it for quality as well as regional flavors. Complementing the food menu is the excellent wine and champagne list, which has varieties like Sauvignon Blanc, Blanc de Noirs and Chardonnay offered by the glass. Choose a table next to the window to enjoy the splendid views of the river.
Located on the riverbank Marina, Crawdads River Cantina is the best place for live music and great food. The menu constitutes of chicken and spinach quesadillas, coconut shrimp, garlic steak sandwich or homemade deserts such as peach melba sundae. They have happy hours from Monday to Friday from 3p to 6p and on Sundays from 10:30a to 1p. Crawdads is known for their impeccable service. Summers are the best to spend here especially with the view of the river and with the cool breeze blowing away.
Lots of folks just like to walk or drive by this bakery for the alluring fragrance, but few can resist the temptation to go in and sample. Fresh-baked breads, cookies, donuts, cakes and pastries are sure to tempt. Sandwiches and pizzas are also offered in this famed midtown bakery and deli that opened in 1934. The shop is also famed for its wedding cakes and will be happy to help you design the perfect treat.
A hot favorite nightclub among locals, Tropicana Club is Sacramento's Latin nightclub. Shaking a leg here is a total stress buster for regulars to this haunt. Mexican bands often play here which is why this place is always crowded with music and dance lovers. Live music, DJ, energetic bands playing here attracts a lot of crowds on weekends. The place does not accept cards at all, so be sure to be loaded with cash!
This bistro offers typical American cuisine, which includes items such as Mac n' Cheese, French fries and Meatloaf. There is also a varied list of desserts. It is a contemporary menu with low carb options, vegetarian and local dishes. The restaurant has vibrant red walls, purple booths and traditional tattoo art on the ceiling. For those who love to drink, every month they have a tasting (wine, champagne or martinis), while the DJ plays jazzy tunes. Space is limited so book in advance.
Olive Garden serves up authentic Italian cuisine. Their signature breadsticks and one-of-a-kind menu make them an American icon. Standard Italian options like bruchetta, calamari, ravioli and eggplant parmigiana line their lengthy menu. More exotic items like salmon, chicken dishes, and innovative pizzas are also available. For the calorie-counter, Olive Garden has a range of low fat and low carbohydrate options. Their bottomless salads ensure a well-balanced feast. Enjoy your meal with a bottle from their extensive wine list or one of their tropical island drinks. Finally, top it all off with a little something from their dessert menu- their cakes, custards, and ice creams are sure to win you over. Lunch and take out menus are available.
The Cheesecake Factory is surely the place to go when craving a rich and delectable slice of the mouth-watering dessert, but this restaurant offers much more. Serving appetizers, lunch, dinner, late night dining, Sunday Brunch and a full bar, the Factory is a great choice for a casual dining experience. Everyone will find something to their liking with over 200 menu selections of pizza, pasta, seafood, steaks, salads, sandwiches, burgers, and more. Be sure to save room for one of the 50 delicious cheesecakes and desserts.
With a fine dine service experience of more than 30 years and chain of over a 100 restaurants all over the nation, this joint is surely a fondue lover's haven. Treat yourself with amazing fondue in different flavors that Melting Pot has to offer. What's more? You can also be a member of the Club Fondue and get a chocolate fondue free! Dig into the preparations of duck, lamb, salmon, lobster and shrimps served with cheesy dips. With every order you place you have a choice of fresh salads, bread and vegetables to complement it. The restaurant also offers a selection of sparkling champagnes and wines.
Nationwide Meats has come a long way from being a butcher's shop to a fast food joint. Though a simple place with limited seating and parking and not very flamboyantly decorated interiors, the meat preparations served here will make you crave for it again. Forget about counting calories before you step in. The size of the fries and juicy, jumbo burgers are not for those on a diet. To finish it off there are yummy milkshakes.
Enter the glass-enclosed entrance to this historic building and the authentic detail inside will transport you back in time to the wild Gold Rush days. Among the numerous Tiffany lamps under intricate stained glass windows, tourists and locals gather for light lunches, weekend brunch, drinks and conversation at the authentic mid-19th century tables. In addition to the lean and tasty ostrich burgers, the menu offers a variety of sandwiches, salads, soups and appetizers. Steak and seafood entrees are an interesting mix of American, Cajun and Italian cuisine.