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Pilothouse Restaurant on the Delta King

1000 Front St, Sacramento, CA 95814-3231
+1 916-441-4440
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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07:00 - 22:00All hours
$$ - $$$
1000 Front St, Sacramento, CA 95814-3231
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Both white wines ordered came warm. Waiter indicated that none of the whites are chilled. Asked for ice. Pasta dish overcooked. Shrimp in salad frozen. Not worth the visit.

Thank Charliebugs_11
Reviewed 1 week ago

Prices may be a little high...breakfast $13.00 and up but quite good and nice dinning room in Delta King Historic Hotel.

Thank Marilyn S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This old riverboat still has his style! We stayed on the boat (clean, fun if small rooms....certainly not unexpected for a boat!) enjoyed a fun crew in the bar for cocktails, and then into the dining room for a beautifully prepared dinner....really excellent food! Service...More

Reviewed 16 May 2017

I usually review to show how pleased I was with the service or facilities and this one will be for the opposite reason. I have been in Sacramento since 2000 and have dined on the Delta King many times. So for this Mother's Day, I...More

1  Thank HotelDude
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Five of us enjoyed an early dinner on this beautiful old boat, and nothing but good things to say. My entree was an amazing Mushroom Risotto, 2 others in the party had fish and chips (I tasted, yum!). Service was as good as I've had:...More

Thank ilenehnm
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We went for dinner with another couple. While this restaurant is pricey, the food is consistently excellent, as is the service! If you want a nice place to go for a special treat, this place is it. It sits on the river, with the dining...More

Thank Paula G
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We came for lunch on a Monday and we each had different items including fish n chips, the burger and a sandwich. None was remarkable. Food was just average (frys below average). The waitress was friendly when she came around, but didn't come around very...More

Thank CalCamper C
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We had a wonderful experience. Great ambiance, food, and service. The location is on a boat in old Sacramento.

Thank 695donf
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Had dinner on a Saturday night.Had a window seat with view of the river, very pleasant and relaxing. I had short ribs witch were very good. No bones and mixed with pasta. I didn't even ask for chili flakes. My wife had the fish of...More

Thank Ekcrl
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We were looking for a place to eat at on a Sunday morning when we were wandering around Old Sac. We boarded the Delta King Riverboat and when to the Pilothouse Bar & Grill (upstairs from the restaurant). There is a bar in the center...More

Thank Jomomma8
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What type of desserts do they offer for lunch? Prices? If you bring a cake, is there an extra charge?
1 September 2016|
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Response from onedayatatime11 | Reviewed this property |
Desserts are $7. It's best to go to their website to see what they offer. Just google, "Pilothouse Restaurant". You should see "Pilothouse Restaurant aboard the Delta King". They have a dessert menu. As far as bringing a... More
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Is there a corkage fee?
15 August 2015|
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Response from infinatefreedom2014 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a $15 corkage fee.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 27 - USD 40
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, View, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 Front St, Sacramento, CA 95814-3231
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +1 916-441-4440
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Delta King
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