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Popular with locals and visitors alike, the Sutter District includes an eclectic and engaging group of restaurants, bars and nightclubs located in the vibrant and easily accessible Midtown Sacramento bordered by Sutter’s Fort State Historic Park and Marshall Park.


Bars & Nightlife – Happy Hour – Late-Night – Patio

2724 J Street
Sacramento, Ca 95816
(916) 476-4550
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Barwest is a modern day neighborhood sports bar and restaurant that serves up delicious burgers, hot wings, beer, cocktails, wine and more. An instant neighborhood fixture on J Street, Barwest welcomes residents and visitors from all over the city who gather to watch live sports and enjoy fresh, simple, and delicious food and drinks. Whether meeting for lunch, on a dinner date or watching the big game, Barwest can’t wait to make your experience unforgettable!

Paragary’s Oven & Bar

Fine Dining – Happy Hour – Patio

1401 28th Street
Sacramento, Ca 95816
(916) 457-5737
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Paragary’s is a lively bistro with California flair located in the heart of Midtown. The menu and bar program are inspired by the seasonal bounty of the Sacramento region. Originally established in 1983, Paragary’s underwent an extensive remodel in 2015, combining both modern and traditional elements to create a relaxed, timeless environment that lets the food and drinks take center stage. The outdoor patio is one of the finest dining experiences around, as Paragary’s was nationally recognized by Open Table in 2017 as one of the top 100 Best Al Fresco Dining Restaurants in America!

Red Rabbit Kitchen & Bar

Bars & Nightlife – Breakfast/Brunch – Happy Hour – Late-Night Eats – Patio

2718 J Street
Sacramento, Ca 95816
(916) 7062275
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The Red Rabbit’s mission: Raising the neighborhood bar. They believe in seasonal and local. Not just for ingredients, but our banking, printing, accounting and design are truly local. Enjoy the farm-to-table food selections, the artisan cocktails, sourced beer and wine.

Monkey Bar

Bars & Nightlife – Happy Hour

2730 Capitol Ave
Sacramento, Ca 95816
(916) 442-8490
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Monkey Bar is the perfect place to meet up with friends and neighbors! The casual and friendly atmosphere and large outdoor patio is welcoming and comfortable. Enjoy great drink specials and food by Cafe Bernardo!

Ink Eats & Drinks

Bars & Nightlife – Breakfast/Brunch – Happy Hour – Late-Night Eats – Patio

2730 N Street
Sacramento, Ca 95816
(916) 456-2800
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INK Eats & Drinks, Midtown’s cultured American bistro offers lunch, dinner and late-night food and weekend brunch! Conveniently located and independently operated, INK stands as one of Sacramento ascending eateries based on well-portioned dishes, specialty cocktails, long-running happy hours, and selected nightly discounts.


Bars & Nightlife – Patio

2708 J Street
Sacramento, Ca 95816
(916) 441-4693
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Founded in 1982, Harlow’s is Sacramento’s favorite entertainment venue featuring prominent, nationally renowned musicians as well as acclaimed local acts performing in a casual art deco setting. Harlow’s professional dining and kitchen staff offer an award winning menu while concert-goers take in a world class show. The stage is consistently graced by musicians who create the atmosphere you’re looking for. Harlow’s also offers VIP seating and bottle service in our custom made, raised booths for those groups who want a bit of privacy while maintaining an excellent view of the show. Whichever you choose, don’t forget to spend a little time outside enjoying one of the best patios in the region. With abundant comfortable seating, fire pits and a full service bar, this open-air contemporary oasis is the perfect spot to have a cocktail, talk about the show, and rest your dancing feet. Add the option of throwing your own private, catered event here and you’ll experience why Harlow’s truly is Sacramento’s favorite entertainment venue.

Centro Cocina Mexicana

Bars & Nightlife –  Happy Hour – Late Night – Mexican – Patio

2730 J Street
Sacramento, Ca 95816
(916) 442-2552
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A staple in the Sacramento dining scene for over 20 years, Centro Cocina Mexicana offers the finest regional Mexican cuisine in a festive and colorful atmosphere. Located on the bustling corner of 28th & J Streets, Centro has remained one of the best midtown Sacramento Mexican restaurants due to its commitment to fresh, authentic cuisine, its extensive list of tequilas (300 and counting) and margaritas and the friendly, energetic staff.

Cafe Bernardo

Breakfast/Brunch – Coffee Houses – Patio

2726 Capitol Ave
Sacramento, Ca 95816
(916) 443-1180
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Inspired by the European tradition of cafe dining, Cafe Bernardo is a comfortable place to go anytime for fresh, high quality food at a reasonable price. With four locations in Sacramento and one in Davis, it’s become a staple in the Sacramento dining scene!

Cafe Bernardo is guided by the same principles of service and food preparation as the Paragary Restaurant Group dinner houses, but in a more relaxed casual atmosphere.

Blue Cue

Bars & Nightlife – Happy Hour – Late-Night Eats – Patio

1004 28th Street
Sacramento, Ca 95816
(916) 441-6810
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With a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, full bar, pool tables and lounge seating, Blue Cue is a great Sacramento bar for dining and entertainment. If Blue Cue doesn’t look like a typical pool hall, that’s because it isn’t. The billiards spot doubles as a restaurant, and nearly everything about it from the bright blue pool tables to the sleek couches propped against exposed-brick walls contributes to an atmosphere that’s classy and upscale. That atmosphere carries over to a menu of comfort foods headlined by charbroiled burgers, hot dogs, and New York-style pizzas.


Desserts – Fine Dining – Italian – World Cuisine

2801 Capitol Ave
Sacramento, Ca 95816
(916) 455-2422
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Made from only the freshest ingredients, every meal at Biba is carefully fashioned to excite the senses. Authentic Italian regional recipes fill the menu and the refined, but friendly ambiance will make you feel instantly at home. Biba has published nine best-selling cookbooks, which combined, have sold more than 600,000 copies!

B Street Theatre

2700 Capitol Avenue
Sacramento, CA 95816
(916) 443-5300
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Recognized as one of Northern California’s top professional theatres, they’ve produced more than 100 new plays, 60 of which are world, national, West Coast, or regional premieres.