1375 Garden Highway Sacramento, CA 95833 +1 916 929 2268
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.
6900 Airport Boulevard Sacramento International Airport, Terminal A Sacramento, CA 95837 +1 916 920 8466
Very apt to its name, Vino Volo, which means "wine flight" in Italian, offers wine tastings and also retails wines at the Sacramento International Airport, making it convenient for travellers. The wine shop is situated in Terminal A, you can get great wines here and elegant small plates to go with it. So the next time you forget to pick-up a gift for someone, don't panic. There's nothing better than a bottle of good wine.
3561 Truxel Road Sacramento, CA 95834 +1 916 419 0205
This theatre offers a variety of movies on its 16 screens. The seats are comfortable and each theatre has digital sound. The lobby has a cafe serving frozen lemonade and other goodies, as well as a concession area offering popcorn and traditional movie snacks. Check the website for schedules, ticket information and other details.
1 Shields Avenue 104 Freeborn Hall Davis, CA 95616 +1 530 752 1910
This performance hall is the smaller (and older) theatre on campus, and has housed a wide range of entertainment over the years. Craft shows, concerts, dance, fundraisers and campus events have all seen the stage at Freeborn Hall. One of the favorite facilities on the UC Davis campus, this is a great venue to check out lectures and concerts with guests ranging from Beck to John Cleese of Monty Python fame, this is where the real learning happens.
2791 24th Street Sierra 2 Center Sacramento, CA 95814 +1 916 452 3005
Built in the year 1929, the 24th Street Theatre sports wooden beams and delicate chandeliers that gives this theater a chic and intellectual look. The place is used to conduct meetings and lectures apart from hosting musicals, theatricals and other performing arts shows. With fantastic accessories and stage set up, apart from different sound equipment provided for the shows here, the place is a favourate for performing arts and theater groups. To know about the schedule of the plays here, check the website.
7042 Folsom Boulevard Sacramento, CA 95814 +1 916 383 7800
Don't let the name 'The Library' lure into thinking that this is a book lover's paradise full of shelves stacked to the brim with never-ending titles. This happening spot is hardly that! The Library in fact, is a club for night owls to let their hair down and party the night away. Featuring a regular line-up of themed nights and gigs by local and national names, this club is the place to be for some fresh and original music. The club doesn't have any strict dress code policies but permits a crowd that is 18 years and older. With tantalizing spirits to further intoxicate the senses, and tasty bar food to appease your tastebuds-there is no better place to spend the weekend nights then at the vibrant Library.
4757 Folsom Boulevard Sacramento, CA 95819 +1 916 456 2843
The Hilltop Tavern is located in East Sac, nestled between nice houses and big shopping centers. It's not exactly a great spot for bar-hopping, but it is a fun place to hang out if you're in the area and not into the crowded midtown scene. Hilltop has cheap drinks, a friendly atmosphere, two large pool tables, and a pinball machine in the corner. It's good for big groups and people who don't want to shout over each other to speak.
2508 Land Park Drive (Broadway and 16th Street) Sacramento, CA 95818 +1 916 442 4700
This theatre is a Sacramento landmark. Its exterior is reminiscent of a typical 1950s movie theatre, and its interior is a showcase of movie memorabilia. Occasionally, the theatre will show a just-released film on one of its three screens; however, it is known more for showing artistic and foreign films. Ticket prices depend upon the film and time of showing. After a movie, you can walk next-door to the Tower Cafe for lunch or a late night snack.
1518 Broadway Sacramento, CA 95818 +1 916 441 0222
An eclectic crowd, night shift and early shift workers come for the breakfasts. Try the Huevos Rancheros or a plain eggs-and-toast breakfast; the portions are generous. A variety of entrees is featured for lunch and dinner, ranging from seafood such as grilled swordfish (plump and flavorful) to spicy Mexican carnitas. For dessert, the bakery provides exceptional cookies, mouth-watering cakes, and various pastries. During lunch, the patio is usually crowded. If you want to sit outside (particularly on a nice day), expect a wait.
3199 Riverside Boulevard Sacramento, CA 95818 +1 916 448 0892
Remember the high school hangouts of the 1950s-heaping dishes of ice cream sundaes and malts, served up by other high school kids? That is Vic's today. Every bite of ice cream is handmade and scooped up liberal portions. For a real treat, try Jik Jak, chocolate ice cream with almonds, cinnamon, malt powder and fudge. Vic's gets very crowded on summer evenings, so you might want to take some of its ice cream pies home with you.
This theatre is a Sacramento landmark. Its exterior is reminiscent
of a typical 1950s movie theatre, and its interior is a showcase of movie memorabilia. Occasionally, the theatre will show a just released film on one of its three ...
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 ...
Located in the Wells Fargo Pavilion, this theater was born
during World War II, when Sacramento was overrun with soldiers and sailors in need of wholesome entertainment. The theater has two different venues. The Mainstage seats 300 patrons in ...