The 11 Best Late-Night Eats in the Sacramento Area
April 7, 2017

The 11 Best Late-Night Eats in the Sacramento Area

When hunger strikes well past dinner time or you find yourself on an irregular eating schedule, it’s nice to know you can still grab a delicious meal late into the night — sometimes well past midnight. Keep this list handy the next time you’re getting back from a road trip late or leaving a concert or show, so you don’t succumb to the fast food drive-thru!


1. Firestone Public House

1132 16th Street, Sacramento, CA 95814

Monday–Wednesday | 11 a.m.–12 a.m. (Kitchen Closes at 10 p.m. Mon./Tues. + 12 a.m. Wed.)

Thursday + Friday | 11 a.m.–2 a.m. (Kitchen Closes at 12 a.m. Thur + 1 a.m. Fri.)

Saturday | 9 a.m.–2 a.m. (Kitchen Closes at 1 a.m.)

Sunday | 9 a.m.–11 p.m. (Kitchen Closes at 10 p.m.)

Firestone Public House

Photo Courtesy of Firestone Public House via Fiscus Photo

You may know Firestone Public House for its prime environment for watching a big sports game because of their 22 flat screens, incredible sound system and collection of excited sports fans. They also have a delectable American-inspired creative menu and 60 beers on tap! Enjoy their offerings on a sunny afternoon on either of their two patios, or late at night in Firestone’s cozy interior.


2. Blue Nami Sushi

330 Palladio Parkway, Folsom, CA 95630
1465 Eureka Road #120, Roseville, CA 95661

Sunday–Wednesday | 11 a.m.–11 p.m.

Thursday–Saturday | 11 a.m.–12 a.m.

When late-night hunger strikes, there are few things more refreshing than a fresh roll of sushi made with light and flavorful ingredients. On Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Blue Nami stays open as late as midnight! This upscale eatery serves exceptional sushi and Japanese fare, complemented by their sake and creative cocktails.


3. Highwater

1910 Q Street, Sacramento, CA 95811

Monday–Friday | 11 a.m.–2 a.m. (Kitchen Closes at 10 p.m.)

Saturday + Sunday | 9 a.m.–2 a.m. (Kitchen Closes at 10 p.m.)


Photo Courtesy of Highwater

Highwater is a hip Midtown eatery occupying a historic brick building alongside the Union Pacific Railroad tracks. Their creative American fare with Southern influences goes perfectly with their rotating craft beers and housemade craft cocktails. This is the perfect pit stop during your adventures in Midtown!


4. LowBrau

1050 20th Street, Sacramento, CA 95811

Monday–Friday | 11 a.m.–2 a.m.

Saturday + Sunday | 10 a.m.–2 a.m.

LowBrau puts a modern twist on a traditional German bierhalle, or beer hall. Their contemporary interior with long communal tables and comfortable outdoor patio provide the perfect atmosphere for late-night conversations over some authentic German fare, including house-made sausages created next door at Block Butcher Bar. Enjoy late-night snacks at LowBrau each Friday and Saturday until 2 a.m.!


5. Pizza Rock

1020 K Street, Sacramento, CA 95814

Monday–Wednesday | 11:30 a.m.–9 p.m.

Thursday | 11:30 a.m.–10 p.m.

Friday + Saturday | 11:30 a.m.–3 a.m.

Sunday | 10:30 a.m.–9 p.m.

Pizza Rock Sacramento, CA

Photo Courtesy of Pizza Rock

Nothing says “late-night food” quite like pizza. Pizza Rock in the heart of downtown isn’t your average pizza joint either. Their artistic and energetic atmosphere provides the perfect setting to hear live bands, maximized by their rock-themed decor, stunning lighting setup, and state-of-the-art sound system. Pizza Rock serves gourmet pizzas in a variety of styles, hand-crafted artisan cocktails, and an extensive beer and wine list. Their late hours cater to the needs of the emerging entertainment district in downtown Sacramento.


6. Burgers and Brew

1409 R Street #105, Sacramento, CA 95811
403 3rd Street, Davis, CA 95616

Sunday–Wednesday | 11 a.m.–12 a.m. (Kitchen Closes at 12 a.m.)

Thursday–Saturday | 11 a.m.–3 a.m. (Kitchen Closes at 2 a.m. Thur. + 3 a.m. Fri./Sat.)

As the name implies, Burgers and Brew has an extensive knowledge of both burgers and craft beer, with a hearty menu of burger creations and over 30 taps to prove it. No matter which of their three locations in the area you choose, it’s the perfect late-night destination for high-quality food and an upbeat environment.


7. Sammy’s Restaurant + Bar

6508 Antelope Road, Citrus Heights, CA 95621

Daily | 24 Hours

Sammy's Restaurant + Bar at Stones Gambling Hall

Photo Courtesy of Sammy’s Restaurant + Bar

Whether you’re at Stones Gambling Hall in Citrus Heights for the poker saloon, the card tavern, or to hear live music, you are bound to get hungry during your visit. Thankfully, Sammy’s Restaurant is open 24 hours a day, serving their innovative and healthy menu comprised of local, organic and nutritionally balanced ingredients. Pair your meal with a local brew or hand-crafted cocktail!


8. Tapa the World

2115 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95816

Daily | 11:30 a.m.–12 a.m.

Tapa the World Sacramento, CA

Photo Courtesy of Jessica LeClerc via Tapa the World

Tapas, which are shareable appetizer-sized portions of food, are the perfect late-night snack. That’s why Tapa the World in Midtown is open until midnight every night! These traditional Spanish dishes are topped with delectable ingredients — and come in pretty much any combination you can imagine. Choose classic Spanish tapas or tapas crafted by their creative chef; you won’t be disappointed either way!


9. Thai Canteen

1501 16th Street #109, Sacramento, CA 95814

Sunday + Monday | 11 a.m.–10 p.m.

Tuesday–Saturday | 11 a.m.–1 a.m.

117 E Street, Davis, CA 95616

Sunday + Monday | 11 a.m.–10 p.m.

Tuesday–Saturday | 11 a.m.–2 a.m.

Thai Canteen

Photo Courtesy of Thai Canteen Sacramento

Enjoy a comforting Thai food dish at either Thai Canteen location as late as 2 a.m.! Their Davis location is particularly attractive for UC Davis students, and the Sacramento location appeals to downtown night owls. Order at the counter, then savor the authentic flavors of Bangkok street food in the contemporary environment at Thai Canteen.


10. BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse

Arden Fair: 1689 Arden Way #1058, Sacramento, CA 95815
Natomas: 3531 North Freeway Boulevard, Sacramento, CA 95834
Roseville: 1200 Roseville Parkway, Roseville, CA 95678
Elk Grove: 9237 Laguna Springs Drive, Elk Grove, CA 95758
Folsom: 2730 East Bidwell Street, Folsom, CA 95630

Monday–Thursday | 11 a.m.–12 a.m.

Friday | 11 a.m.–1 a.m.

Saturday | 10 a.m.–1 a.m.

Sunday | 10 a.m.–12 a.m.

BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse is a successful nation-wide chain of brewhouses with an innate attention to detail and customized service. They are known for their award-winning handcrafted beers, their Chicago-style pizza with a Southern California twist, and their world-renowned dessert — Pizookies. Stop by any of their many locations in the area for all of the above late at night, either until midnight or 1 a.m.


11. The Club Car

836 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603

Monday + Tuesday | 11 a.m.–12 a.m. (Kitchen Closes at 10 p.m.)

Wednesday–Saturday | 11 a.m.–2 a.m. (Entire menu minus dinner entrees served until Midnight on Fri./Sat.)

Sunday | 11 a.m.–11 p.m. (Kitchen Closes at 10 p.m.)

The Club Car Auburn, CA

Photos Courtesy of the Club Car Bar & Restaurant

The Club Car Bar & Restaurant is a popular late-night destination for Auburn residents and visitors alike. This hotspot located in a charming setting within Old Town Auburn is known for their delicious New American fare, creative cocktails and other bar offerings. Plus, their lively atmosphere enhances the experience with live music and a variety of fun events.


Bon Appétit, Night Owls!

What late-night eateries would you add to this list? We would love to hear your suggestions!

Category Auburn, Davis, Elk Grove, Neighborhood Guides, Roseville, Sacramento

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