Dining, Family, Nightlife

Foodies, Families, and Fashionistas find it all in Downtown Sac

Kathryn DeGroot

#DowntownSac is the place to be, no matter your agenda. A little push in the right direction never hurt anyone. We’ve curated a list of some great things to do to get you started on your adventure in our neighborhood, and if you have a few favorite gems of your own, please leave them in the comments!

nicholas wray, sacramento photographerFor the Foodie

Enjoy the best damn lamb in town all April at Ella Dining Room & Bar.

Dip into delectable chocolate fondue at The Melting Pot.

Have a taste of wine country right on The Kay at Downtown & Vine.

Be whisked away to Mexico with a taste of Mayahuel‘s menu.

While your at it, stop by Italy and enjoy balsamics and olive oils at the Chefs’ Olive Mix.

Craving buttery, sugary goodness? Visit Estelle’s Patisserie for a sweet treat. It might just be Croixnut day!

Crocker-family-2For the Family

Ride the rails on an excursion train in Old Sacramento.

When you’re done, take an Underground Tour and look at Old Sacramento from a different perspective.

Enjoy Drop. Yak. Splat and other fun activities at the Crocker Art Museum.

Catch a flick at the Esquire IMAX Theatre.

Grab a sweet treat at Andy’s Candy Apothecary before heading to the show.

westfield_068smFor the Fashionista (and fashionisto)

Head to Sacramento Downtown Plaza and clear the racks (we hear Macy’s Impulse section is golden).

Visit Mea Vita for trendy and ornate pieces for every personality.

Get custom fitted like a Kings’ player at R. Douglas Custom Clothier.

Turn a few heads with unique and timeless clothing from Vintage YSJ.

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Farm-to-cup coffee? Temple Coffee Roasters has you covered (and a wide variety of local and imported teas, too).

Marvel at the TOULOUSE-LAUTREC exhibit at the Crocker Art Museum.

Turn up the romance with an elegant dinner at The Firehouse.

Enjoy summer infused cocktails on the patio of Amourath 1819 at the Hyatt Regency.

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