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Rick's Dessert Diner

2322 K St, Sacramento, CA 95816-5013
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Ranked #82 of 1,786 Restaurants in Sacramento
Price range: $1 - $20
Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tue - Thu 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 1:00 am
Cuisines: Bakery, Dessert
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups
Dining options: Late Night, Dessert
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English first
Sacramento, California
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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We tried Rick's Dessert Diner after hearing all the hype about it. We went on a weekend night and it was slightly crowded but the line moved quickly. The people cutting the desserts were friendly, the cashier-not so much. We ordered six different desserts/ice cream. While they were good and large portioned, we found the cakes and tortes to be... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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951 reviews 951 reviews
453 restaurant reviews
276 helpful votes 276 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

My friend brought me here for dessert and I'm hooked! Glad I don't live here because I'd be at this place every day! We got the cream puff (biggest ever!) and the banana cream pie. So good!

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Granite Bay, California
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173 reviews 173 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

We stopped by Ricks Diessert Diner for a piece of Espresso Cake. It was a little dry, but very tasty. The ice tea was pretty good as well. I may stop by again

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94 reviews 94 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

When I went I got the Chocolate Mousse Cake and it was freaking delicious. I see a lot of people have seen it decline over the years, but I went in recently and I thought it was great. I guess it has its off days just like anything else.

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106 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Stopped by the new place - it's beautiful. There was a long line waiting to get served. Wife waited, got to the front and ordered two pieces of cake. She noticed the slices were smaller than before. Asked, and they said had to pay for the new place. Nice place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This place is definitely worth it!!! Fantastic desserts and fun atmosphere!!! We truly enjoyed the experience!!! The carrot cake, red velvet cake and fruit basket cake were simply incredible!!!

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Rancho Cucamonga, California
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47 reviews 47 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

You MUST go to Rick's dessert diner when you are in Sac. You may have to wait outside on the sidewalk to get in, but don't let that stop you; there is a good reason for the long line. The cakes and other desserts are amazing. They also have classic sodas and ice cream. We ordered the Death by Chocolate... More 

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Huntsville, Alabama
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66 reviews 66 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Ricks ALWAYS has a line. Just get there early. He is opening a new and bigger location, so the diner on K street won't be there too much longer. I have never had a dessert that I did not enjoy. Perfect for dates, friend hangouts and especially great on a Saturday night.

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Carlsbad, California
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63 reviews 63 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

This was to be the highlight of a 24 hour stop over in Sacramento after coming up from Carlsbad to look at a house. I read all of the reviews on Yelp and Urbanspoon and we were set on having a delicious slice of mocha and expresso cake. The girl behind the counter was very helpful and patient while we... More 

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4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

Presentation great and good vibe here. Raspberry creme frambois cake looked nice but was very dry, and creme was bland.

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Additional Information about Rick's Dessert Diner

Address: 2322 K St, Sacramento, CA 95816-5013
Phone Number: 916-444-0969
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 10:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday 10:00 am - 1:00 am
Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
Cuisine: Bakery, Dessert

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