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Fat City Bar & Cafe

1001 Front St, Sacramento, CA 95814-3208
+1 916-446-6768
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good44%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“sandwich” (19 reviews)
“pie” (7 reviews)
“fries” (15 reviews)
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11:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
1001 Front St, Sacramento, CA 95814-3208
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting interior with historic features, and good basic food - burgers, sandwiches, that kind of thing. Reasonably priced. Service a bit erratic but the whole experience was good. Wouldn't say it had a lot of atmosphere particularly, but not horribly touristy either.

Thank plenipotentiary
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cute place in the heart of Old Sacramento. Expansive menu with sandwiches, burgers pasta and salads. I had the fish and chips for lunch which was pretty good. Others had burgers and where happy. I found the service was good although it wasn't very busy...More

Thank drastler
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Fat City Bar & Café has the best Chinese food in Sacramento and everything is very delicious and reasonable.

Thank garyak1
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Don't like to review negatively but this place ranks as one of the top 5 worst restaurant experiences in my life! We were ignored until we had proof we were passed over on sitting. After that our server was not very attentive missed a drink...More

Thank james p
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Located in Old Sac, this place had some good food! Soup and sandwich were delish and the service was great! Definitely be back:)

Thank tiffanysmith
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

We arrived at 5:40, got our table at 5:50. Our soups didn’t made it until 6:30, and after complaining to the manager. By the way, half the tables were empty, and 3 tables who sat after us got their food by the time we complained....More

Thank Anet C
Reviewed 14 November 2017

You may think I am kidding. We have been there and got shut down for dessert because the very last piece of pie was given out to someone else. I don't think they advertise about the superior quality of their pies; after all, the title...More

Thank nascarbilly
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

We went there after visiting the Railroad Museum on 11/7/17 for lunch the service was very good I had the chicken pot pie excellent my wife had the lunch special a sandwich and soup which she enjoyed especially the leek soup I’d definitely go back...More

Thank ky20
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Overheard someone said this restaurant has the best fish and chips so i followed them but ordered angel hair as I was craving for some pasta. And they were all cut-off (or broken? Not sure how to describe it, shown in the image), or if...More

Thank tttttinac
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Fat City has been in Old Town for quite some time, and there's a reason why - it delivers tasty food in a beautiful old building at reasonable prices. I had the BLT with avocado, which was excellent. I had a choice of fries or...More

Thank Jeanette1
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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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
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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Fat City has proudly served Sacramento for 40 years. While you will find some Asian items on the menu, such as a popular Chinese Chicken Salad and a simple chicken and vegetable stir fry, the cuisine is grounded in traditional American dishes with a few adventurous forays into international cuisine.
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