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Best Sacramento Outdoor Dining


Enjoy dining al fresco?  Let yourself be romanced by the sidewalk sounds of a big city or pampered by the peacefulness of a patio garden. Flock to the terrace, deck or boulevard table and share a bite, under the sun, an oversized patio umbrella or the stars. Be it a brunch in the breeze, sunset supper or long lunch, all of it tastes best outside. Visit a few of these top airy hot spots for the best outdoor dining in Sacramento.


 

Aioli Bodega Espanola Spanish
13/20
1800 L St.
Sacramento, CA 95814
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Romantic, upscale choice for traditional Spanish fare. More...

Ella Dining Room & Bar Modern American
14/20
Dining Room at Ella Dining Room & Bar, Sacramento, CA Cathedral Building
1131 K St.
Sacramento, CA 95814
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Modern American cuisine with a focus on seasonal, local ingredients; service is topnotch. More...

The Firehouse American
14/20
Dining Room at The Firehouse, Sacramento, CA 1112 Second St.
Sacramento, CA 95814
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Old Sacramento staple for high-end cuisine in an elegant setting. More...

Lucca Italian
11/20
1615 J St.
Sacramento, CA 95814
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Casual, contemporary midtown restaurant for seasonal Mediterranean cuisine. More...

Pearl on the River Seafood
12/20
1379 Garden Hwy.
Sacramento, CA 95833

Upscale seafood dishes shine at this scenic riverfront restaurant. More...

The Porch Restaurant and Bar Southern
12/20
1815 K St.
Sacramento, CA 95814
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Seasonal Southern dishes served in a refined-yet-rustic atmosphere. More...

Tequila Museo Mayahuel Mexican
12/20
Dining Room at Tequila Museo Mayahuel, Sacramento, CA 1200 K St.
Sacramento, CA 95814

Mexican cuisine and libations showcased at an upscale restaurant-lounge. More...

Zocalo Mexican
13/20
Dining Room at Zocalo , Sacramento, CA 1801 Capitol Ave.
Sacramento, CA 95814
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Midtown hotspot for refined, regional Mexican cuisine. More...

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