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Discover your perfect pairing in the Sutter District, Midtown Sacramento’s renowned entertainment corridor. The Sutter District’s amazing entertainment and dining venues within a quarter-mile stroll of one another have become Sacramento’s best-kept secret.

Crowned by the historic Sutter’s Fort and nestled within a treasure trove of locally owned restaurants, bars and entertainment, you’ll find the perfect combination of food and fun on any given night.

Whether you love theatre, live music, or a friendly neighborhood atmosphere in establishments serving award-winning cuisine and delicious cocktails, visitors to the Sutter District can’t go wrong. Check out some of our most popular pairings below!

B Street Theatre’s live entertainment + The Sutter District’s fine dining

Since the grand opening of the B Street Theatre in January 2018, countless guests have experienced amazing entertainment in the Sutter District. The original shows and musical performances make for the perfect pairing with the various Sutter District restaurants that are walking distance from the theatre.

Over the years the B Street Theatre has introduced more than 100 original plays, 60 of which were new to the region, the nation, and even the world stage. Since bursting upon the Sutter District scene, B Street Theatre has kept audiences laughing and crying, and critics raving. Plan a great night by viewing theatre showtimes!

Check out the Sutter District restaurants below to discover your perfect theatre pairing. And if you choose Paragary’s, tell your waiter you are seeing a show at B Street Theatre, and they’ll make sure you are on time for the show!


The B Street Theatre

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.


The Red Rabbit’s award-winning cuisine + Harlow’s live music

Featuring a fresh, local take on New American dishes, The Red Rabbit’s award-winning approach to farm-to-table dining is housed in a stylish, intimate setting that makes for the perfect beginning of any memorable night out. Check out the menu!

Located next door is Sacramento’s favorite venue for nationally renowned musicians and acclaimed local acts. For more than 35 years, Harlow’s has featured the best in live music entertainment for every type of fan from blues to soul to rock ‘n’ roll. Check out their upcoming shows!

The Red Rabbit Kitchen & Bar

The 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.



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.

INK’s weekend brunch specials + Paragary’s hand-crafted cocktails

Late-night revelers can rejuvenate with locally inspired brunch fare featuring bottomless bubbles and a Bloody Mary bar at INK. The tattooed-themed restaurant features brunch dishes bursting with flavor, including jalapeno cheddar biscuits and loco moco. Check out the full menu.

With a quick jaunt across 28th St. you’ll discover Paragary’s, a neighborhood bistro that’s been the heart of the Sutter District since 1983. Paragary’s features house-made cocktails, local rotating drafts, and an extensive list of wines. With a menu and drink list that features the flavors of each season, guests will be treated to refined, inspired cocktails. Peruse the bar menu!


Ink Eats & Drinks

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.

Paragary's Oven & Bar

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!


Centro’s unforgettable happy hour + Barwest’s game day cheers

With a commitment to authentic, fresh cuisine, Centro has been a Mexican restaurant favorite in Sacramento for more than 20 years. Located within a colorful, festive venue, Centro is locally famous for its amazing happy hour selection that showcases over a dozen dishes. Discover the happy hour menu.

Right next door is one Sacramento’s most beloved venues for catching your favorite sports team in action! With at least 30 flat-screens and a menu that can boast two, chicken-wing championship titles, Barwest is your go-to spot for catching the game or enjoying a night out with friends. Check out what Barwest has to offer!

Centro Cocina Mexicana

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.



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!

Biba’s traditional family recipes + Blue Cue’s neighborhood laughs

A homegrown culinary star, Biba Caggiano has nine best-selling cookbooks, an internationally syndicated cooking show, and luckily for Sacramento, Biba’s Restaurante Italiano, her acclaimed eatery. Her restaurant in the Sutter District has been a must-visit Sacramento staple for more than 35 years. She combines the very best in traditional and modern Italian cuisine. Explore Biba’s kitchen.

There is no better way to unwind after a robust Italian meal than with laughs and games at Sacramento’s favorite pool hall and tavern, Blue Cue. Featuring karaoke, darts, multiple pool tables, and a welcoming neighborhood atmosphere, the large, brick-walled space is bolstered by traditional bar cuisine combined with a wide selection of spirits and cocktails. Check out the bar specials and night events!




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!

Blue Cue

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.