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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%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (29 reviews)
“garlic fries” (9 reviews)
“quiche” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1001 Front St, Sacramento, CA 95814-3208
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Reviewed yesterday

Went for Dinner - Had a burger (good), chicken marsala (okay), and mud pie (excellent). Beer on tap. Service was good.

Thank snooksinK.C.
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a fabulous restaurant. We just happened into it while walking through Old Town. The building itself is awesome. The waitress we had was wonderful. It was her first large table. We had appetizers, entree and dessert.

Thank sbeck2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Showed up at closing time and was treated like an old friend! Claudio knows his beer and how to entertain while he's serving it! Like nowhere else I've ever been!

Thank Curiousrhinoceros
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Two blocks from the Train Museum going south is Fat City (Family name of the owners, Fat). Great displays from the Chicago Expo from around 1900's and an amazing old bar at least over 100 years old. The service was fantastic and the food was...More

Thank Ron S
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a restaurant for our party of 5 (with 3 kids). Great choice! BLT was excellent, the veggie burger with sweet potatoes was really good, and the kids meal was great (chicken strips with french fries). Great place!

Thank Gdfrommarseille
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I loved the Chinese Chicken Salad I had in the bar area here, beautiful and fun environment and the best salad I'd had in a long time.

Thank ttips
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Had a really nice dinner on the corner lot in Old Sacramento. Food and drinks were very good and the staff is very helpful and friendly. Whether it is lunch or dinner I would recommend stopping in to have a bite.

Thank BuckeyeJeff1
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Stumbled upon this place as we were in Old Town Sac. A beautiful bit of history here. The Interior is spectacular and makes you feel like you have gone back in time. Ordered a beer and deep fried pickles, chips and shared a salad with...More

Thank JenJen1865
Reviewed 30 July 2017

I had a childhood friend visiting, and brought her to Old Sacramento. We have known each other for 50+ years, since we were 4 years old, but had not seen each other in about 30 years. We stopped in to Fat City to have beer...More

Thank kat627mac
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Very beautiful interior. Have to look at the bar. The food was terrific and generous portions. This is a must see if you arein old town sacramento.

Thank Roy and Heidi D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$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
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, 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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