Prominent Sacramento-area chef Noah Zonca, best known for his creative work at The Kitchen, died earlier this month, according to posts on Twitter and a Facebook memorial page apparently set up by his family. Zonca was 41.
The next time you’re hit with a hot dog hankering, know that Sacramento has a frankfurter for every taste, whether your yen is for the old-fashioned classics, outrageous newfangled creations or even an upmarket dog.
Clint Eastwood ate at Vientos Mexican Cocina in Sacramento's Pocket neighborhood on Tuesday. The visit was documented on the restaurant's Facebook page, which hosted the actor and filmmaker for lunch that day.
Urban Roots Brewing and Smokehouse's grand opening is set for Saturday, May 19. The Sacramento brewery and restaurant will serve eight types of beer, as well as wine and smoked meats such as ribs, brisket and chicken near Southside Park.
Dora Saenz helped her sister Sonja open Tres Hermanas on K Street 21 years ago, then ran Three Sisters Mexican Kitchen Y Cantina alongside her sibling Norma for the last 18 years. Now it's the third sister's turn to do it on her own.
Solomon's Deli, named for Tower Records founder Russ Solomon, will open on May 21, 2018 in the Davis Commons shopping center. The restaurant will serve Jewish-American food including deli sandwiches and bagels.
Bacon and Butter signed a lease Friday to inhabit the old Formoli's Bistro at 3839 J Street in Sacramento, owner and executive chef Billy Zoellin confirmed Sunday night. The breakfast and lunch restaurant will open sometime in 2018
Next week's Sacramento City Council meeting agenda includes a consent item to lease 1100 Front Street, Suite 140 to Milk House Shakes. The lease puts Milk House Shakes between Bali Kitchen and Happy Pita Cafe.
Restaurant power couple Deneb Williams (formerly at The Firehouse) and Elizabeth-Rose Mandalou (formerly at Ella) opened Allora in February 2018. The modern Italian seafood restaurant and wine bar is on Folsom Boulevard in East Sacramento.
Hillstone Restaurant Group, which owns Bandera in Sacramento and 46 other restaurant sites across 12 states, told The Sacramento Bee in a statement Wednesday it was looking at other sites within the region.
Jimboy's Tacos began working on plans to open in Sacramento’s Downtown Commons about a year ago, a spokeswoman said. The opening date for the restaurant near the Cinemark Century theater on DoCo's second floor has yet to be set.
Bandera will serve its last meal in Sacramento midway through next month, an employee said Tuesday. The employee said the restaurant's imminent closure stemmed from failed lease negotiations for the building at 2232 Fair Oaks Blvd.
The Halal Guys will open Friday in Davis Commons shopping center, ahead of a summer opening in midtown Sacramento's Ice Blocks development. The fast-casual chain serves meat prepared according to Islamic law along with sides like hummus.
Art’s Craft Beer Palace, which will be at 3031 Foothills Blvd. in west Roseville, California, will offer up a wide selection of craft beers along with Chicago dogs served on stadium buns. The restaurant plans to open in early June.
Backbone Café is Sacramento’s first big entrant into the current craze for wellness food. This casual breakfast and lunch counter offers aficionados of so-called clean eating ways to go paleo, vegan or anything in between.