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Fat City Bar & Cafe

1001 Front St, Sacramento, CA 95814-3208
+1 916-446-6768
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“burger” (29 reviews)
“garlic fries” (9 reviews)
“quiche” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1001 Front St, Sacramento, CA 95814-3208
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1 - 10 of 315 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just went in to get drinks. Smoothies were not mixed well and half was ice. No iced coffee to order. Really expensive and really cold inside

Thank z0ff
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Eclectic location and old era interior. Huge old fashioned bar is pretty cool. Food was good and plentiful with great service.

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

We have been here several times when in Sacramento. Ordered burgers today, veggie and Fat City burger. Both were good. Nice decor and good service. Fun area to walk around. Metered parking, but reasonable. We can always count on a good meal here.

Thank Dansker58
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Stopped in for a late evening dinner. We knew we were the last couple to eat before closing and made that comment to out waiter. He graciously assured us it was no problem at all and they were happy to have us. Had a couple...More

Thank mountainmanrick50
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Old Sac may not be as interesting as it used to be, but Fat City is a great place to have lunch there. It's décor is reminiscent of a time when Old Sac was more than just a few low-end touristy shops, and the food...More

Thank eclectic80498
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Been eating here since 1976...When coming to Sacramento we always eat at Fats. Prices are normal and dishes are good. Have never been disappointed.

1  Thank papacat2
Reviewed 21 May 2017

While the name sounds like this should be a very casual place, it is anything but that. The interior is very nicely furnished with plenty of space between the tables--it is almost elegant. The menu was quite varied and each of us enjoyed our selection....More

Thank kupunakane
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Whether you want to go for Happy Hour or a regular dinner, you will get delicious food at this historic restaurant. Decorated with leaded glass lamps hung from the ceiling, it's not only lovely but the staff was attentive and friendly. Best of all the...More

Thank Pauline T
Reviewed 20 April 2017

This is a very elegant restaurant that has reasonable prices the menu had a great variety of items and the decor fits the Old Sacramento historic district like a glove,

Thank rgeniusz
Reviewed 17 April 2017

WE had dinner here after we had done Old Town. We were served very qickley. It was a good dinner. The restaurant is set in a beautiful old building. the history of the family is on the menu

Thank Q5581DNelizabethb
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 14 - USD 30
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1001 Front St, Sacramento, CA 95814-3208
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +1 916-446-6768
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