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2232 Fair Oaks Blvd. (Howe Ave.) Send to Phone
916-922-3524 | Menu
American cooking with a casually elegant vibe.

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Bandera Restaurant Review

: Bandera remains a local favorite for its contemporary setting, down-to-earth cooking and friendly service. Popular with the see-and-be-seen set, it's a good choice for a fun night out, as well as an upscale, but not stuffy, date night. The menu is simple yet satisfying, focusing on grilled meats and seafood, served with a choice of a number of substantial sides. Starters include house-smoked salmon and Portuguese-style clams, while mains include Cajun-seasoned ruby red trout, white cheddar buttermilk enchiladas and Hawaiian rib-eye. Wash it all down with one of the many California wines by the glass or the house special margarita.


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