The 25 Most Instagram-Worthy Foods in Sacramento Right Now
August 15, 2017

The 25 Most Instagram-Worthy Foods in Sacramento Right Now

Even with our close proximity to foodie meccas like San Francisco and Los Angeles, there’s no doubt that Sacramento is climbing the charts as one of the best food-centric towns in the country. Our dining scene is one of the main reasons we are so lucky to live here!

Whether you’re craving seafood plucked fresh from the ocean, a series of mini tacos from a food truck, a decadent dessert or anything in between, we’re sure you’ll find something just around the corner that will satisfy your taste buds. But with the rise of Instagram, chefs are under pressure to make their food taste AND look as good as possible. Luckily, they’re pretty good at what they do, and our feeds are constantly filled with drool-worthy images of Sacramento’s tastiest bites.

We’ve rounded up some of the most Instagram-worthy dishes in Sacramento for your enjoyment, but make sure to go experience them all for yourself after you’re done reading. These photos may look too good to eat — but we promise the real deal is much better.

The Famed Ice Cream Puff from The Parlor Ice Cream Shop


This Confusing but Delicious Cookie from Love and Macarons 


A Burger Made with Custom Chuck, Brisket and Short Rib Certified Angus Beef from Cafeteria 15L

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Someone Please Give us these Irish Reuben Nachos from the Boxing Donkey!


Or this Fruity Pebbles-Dusted Donut from Java Time Donuts


The Frosé from Mix Downtown is Everything

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We’re So Intrigued By This Crazy Seafood Appetizer from Mariscos Ciliacan Sinaloa


A Box Full of Love from Baker’s Donuts

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More is ALWAYS Better When We’re Talking About the Steamed Buns from Iron Horse Tavern


This Giant Bavarian Pretzel from Firestone Public House has us Twisted


We Only Have Eyes for this Sushi Burrito from Make Fish

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Well Okay… The Nigiri at Takumi Izakaya Looks Pretty Heavenly, too!

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Sippable Artwork from Temple Coffee


…And an Edible Masterpiece from The Niche Ice Cream

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A Skillet Full of Cajun Clams from Station 16


Mini Masa Tacos from Masa Guiseria

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A Wonderful Waffle from VolksWaffle


We’re Dying for A Pizza This Deep-Dish from Chicago Fire Pizza


Darling Dumplings from Journey to the Dumpling


A Whopping Two-Pound Burger from Low Brau

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A Margarita Almost Too Pretty to Drink from Mayahuel


This Bartender at Hawks Restaurant is Bringing the Heat


Simply Elegant Avocado Toast Paired with Wine from Revolution Wines


A Cheese Loaf with a View from Rio City Cafe

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And a Grand Finale of Fries from Turnt Up Tacos and Tortas


We Hope We Didn’t Make You Too Hungry!


But if we did, we’ve got your fix. Head over to one of these 6 Top-Notch Sacramento Restaurants Run by Women Chefs, or snag one of these 11 incredible late-night eats.


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