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Esquire Grill

1213 K St, Sacramento, CA 95814-3906
+1 916-448-8900
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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1213 K St, Sacramento, CA 95814-3906
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came with a large group on a Tuesday and found the service a bit lacking. Waiter made it clear he wasn’t happy splitting the check. Food was very good however. Came back on a Thursday as a couple and sat at the bar as the...More

Thank therealmjfox
Reviewed 9 March 2018

We tend to end up here during each trip to Sacramento. Our reservation tends to always fluctuate and they always roll with us and make sure to get our group seated. Food is good and they have a great wine selection

Thank SeanSanDiego
Reviewed 6 February 2018

The Paragary group and off shoots has always but out really good food and still does. It's always reliably good with a couple of great dishes and I never go away disappointed. There's a lively bar scene with fun happy hours so always a good...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went the Esquire grill for our birthday celebration. We could only get reservations at 5:00 p.m. and had tickets for 8:00 p.m. show at the theater. We told our server Christina, we were in no hurry and she served the courses...More

Thank Janis D
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Service was awful. We were never asked if we wanted second round of drinks (including water) We had to ask for bread, which arrived cold and stale and mustard was apparently beyond the kitchen’s capabilities. If you want to be ignored in a dark, loud,...More

Thank Melissa C
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Each year my office holds our office party at the Esquire Grill and it is a lot of fun!!! They have a private room and enclosed patio that we use. The patio holds the open bar and hors d'oeuvres. We usually have 40 or so...More

Thank Jackie T
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Arrived early to the Sacramento airport - stopped in at the Esquire Grill - service was good, food was average

Thank RNA1958
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Always a solid menu and Drinks downtown. Especially for any one from out of town, you need to try this restaurant. Staff is excellent, Bartenders are friendly and know how to make a drink. Specials are always something worth trying and any time there is...More

Thank stoneman230
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

The Hyatt recommended this restaurant which was virtually next door. Rib eye with a salad as opposed to the potatoes. Food and service good - no complaints

Thank Sonny1965
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here twice during our visit to Sacramento. We stayed in the Hyatt which was in front of Esquire so the location was perfect. The staff were attentative and helpful. The food was well prepared and we both had empty plates. It was...More

Thank Guitar_mark
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Fernando C
10 January 2017|
Response from PNCEngineering | Reviewed this property |
Yep, The fish was one of the better items. Be sure to come early, especially on Broadway series nights at the Theater across the street as they tend to run out of food on those evenings.
16 February 2015|
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Response from Zenaida C | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Esquire Grill Storefront , Terminal B - Airside 5:30 am - 9:00pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1213 K St, Sacramento, CA 95814-3906
    (13th St.)
  • Public Transportation: K Street Light Rail
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +1 916-448-8900
  • E-mail
Inspired by classic American cooking of times past, The Esquire Grill brings a modern, yet timeless dining experience to downtown Sacramento. The restaurant, designed by San Francisco architect Michael Guthrie, is located on the ground floor of the 26-story Esquire Plaza Building and adjacent to the Sacramento Community Theater and Convention Center. The menu includes a selection of grilled and spit roasted meats, fish, and poultry, as well as appetizers, salads, and house made desserts. A full bar, extensive wine list, and private banquet facilities are also available.
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