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Swabbies

5871 Garden Hwy, Sacramento, CA 95837-9316
+1 916-920-8088
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (16 reviews)
“burger” (4 reviews)
“the river” (39 reviews)
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American, Bar
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
5871 Garden Hwy, Sacramento, CA 95837-9316
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I work at the airport, so this place is very convenient to go to lunch. There is some indoor seating, but the place to be is outside under the umbrella of trees. The outdoor area is right on the river, in fact, you can dock...More

Thank Larry G
Reviewed March 27, 2018

When we lived in Sacramento we found out about Swabbies and loved it from the first visit. Now that we live 1000 miles away it's a really great treat when were in the neighborhood. The fish tacos are the best I have ever had, hands...More

Thank 1968ChevyDude
Reviewed January 19, 2018

First time going and we will be back. Took a nice winter ride on the bikes with this destination in mind because I have several friends who speak highly of the place. We were not disappointed. Sat around the fire and warmed up. GREAT SERVER!...More

Thank 8leslieh
Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

OK so it's a relatively long (20 minutes) circuitous Lyft ride from downtown Sacramento but OMG what a magical place!! Tucked along side the Sacramento river is this vast but intimate tropical music venue with a perfectly acceptable bar menu and beverage selection. We loved...More

Thank Trippy415
Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

Great place to ride your motorcycle to. The food was great and the live music was good. The place wasn’t too crowded tonight but I know it can get crazy. Definitely worth the trip.

Thank Lesliemhm
Reviewed September 28, 2017 via mobile

We went here because our friends raved about the the tacos. They were ok, but nothing to write home about, service was not good. We sat outside with a view of the river, that was nice.

Thank FrancesDecatur
Reviewed September 25, 2017

We visited on a fall afternoon for live music, a late lunch and some adult beverages. Our waitress was excellent, the food was better than expected and the band was great. I really enjoyed the pulled pork!

Thank CDBCDB
Reviewed September 18, 2017 via mobile

Visited on a Monday or Tuesday so it wasn't very busy. Service was good but it was our only visit so we don't have anything to compare. There were 3 of us and we all had the burger special. Burgers and fries were very tasty...More

Thank Ed G
Reviewed August 25, 2017 via mobile

My family stopped here after arriving at Sacramento airport for a quick lunch. There is mainly outside seating and was not very crowded. We were greeted with friendly service and we all had their "famous fish tacos". The tacos were good but I wouldn't say...More

Thank Benjamin H
Reviewed August 21, 2017

I've been here a few times, and like the venue to see bands. The outdoor seating is nice, and right next to the river. The food is good too, average bar food and great tacos. The service is horrible. On my last visit (Sunday, August...More

Thank HEATHER M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
9:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
9:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5871 Garden Hwy, Sacramento, CA 95837-9316
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +1 916-920-8088
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