We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Old Spaghetti Factory

1910 J St, Sacramento, CA 95811-3012
+1 916-443-2862
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good42%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“spaghetti” (46 reviews)
“spumoni” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:30All hours
Italian, Fast food, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1910 J St, Sacramento, CA 95811-3012
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (227)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 225 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

In Sacramento for one night, happened to google an Italian restaurant and this is the one we went for. Absolutely fantastic! The restaurant is gorgeous, service fast, food scrumptious, and all very reasonably priced!

Thank jlj9700
Reviewed 11 July 2017

It had been many years since my last visit to the Old Spaghetti Factory in downtown Sacramento, and it was as good as I remember. We had a rather large group, but the staff was excellent. The food and drinks were great, and I will...More

Thank Will S
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We arrived to a very full parking lot on a Saturday night. I believe it was prom night as lots of very dressed up kids were coming in. There were 4 of us and we were told it would be about a 10 minute wait....More

Thank Robert_Camper
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

A couple of months ago I took the wife to macaroni grill, we went because it was a good place with great food. We were greatly disappointed on what became of that place. The service was mediocre the drinks were on the weak side and...More

Thank abemag
Reviewed 18 April 2017

First of all you can't beat the prices for the food! My favorite menu item is the Browned butter and mizitra cheese pasta plate. Each meal is served with mini loaf garlic bread and a fantastic salad (try it with the house dressing). Ohh and...More

Thank George S
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We had a very, very large party ... actually a tour group - 126, more or less which included three fourth grade classes, chaperone's, teachers, and guides, Consequently, this was a bit of a mixed bag of good and bad. Pros: 1. They have a...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

They told us a few minutes but we gave up and ate at the bar. They said they only had one table that could seat five and someone was already at it. They told several other groups as well. From the bar we could see...More

Thank Debbie N
Reviewed 8 April 2017

On a recent rainy night we headed over here. Service was ok, but the staff seemed tired or uninterested. We needed to remind them on 3 separate occasions to bring the house special cheese. The food was the typically good, though the seasonal "special" of...More

Thank Gl0bal_guru
Reviewed 7 April 2017

OSF never disappoints - the atmosphere is fun, the food is cheap, and the taste is consistent. Our waiter was super friendly and the service was quick. Cocktails were strong - what's not to love here? (they have more than just spaghetti if that isn't...More

Thank cybertraveler
Reviewed 6 April 2017

I haven't been here for almost seventeen years. I was so happy to have some gluten free options. The browned butter & mizithra cheese sauce is the best and I can't wait to go back to have it again!

Thank k7333
Nearby Restaurants
The Porch Restaurant and Bar
151 reviews
.14 km away
57 reviews
.06 km away
Cafe Marika
28 reviews
.15 km away
Nearby Attractions
Sacramento Convention Center
89 reviews
.66 km away
Governor's Mansion
94 reviews
.53 km away
Escape Sacramento
51 reviews
.21 km away
de Vere's Irish Pub
13 reviews
.51 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
17 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from paulatate | Reviewed this property |
Just take J street to downtown. Time of day can matter of how long it takes 5 pm may take a little longer. Parking can be more difficult on weekends but we have always found parking. Just give yourself time.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1910 J St, Sacramento, CA 95811-3012
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +1 916-443-2862
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing