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7600 Greenhaven Drive, Sacramento, CA 95831 (Pocket Drive)
(916) 399-9309
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Granite Bay, CA
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69 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

We were very impressed with the excellent food and service in this small restaurant tucked away in a neighborhood strip mall. The menu is very creative, and the wine list had very interesting choices. Our waitress was friendly, efficient and knowledgeable. I was happy to see foie gras on the menu and had to order it. But it meant missing... More 

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Thank Kathy S
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72 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

We often order appetizers or small plates. Tonight we did successfully again. Ahi Tartare was fresh and served cold with a wonderful light flavored sauce/dressing. Two Crab cakes were all bulk crab on a pleasantly tasty sauce. Seared Fois gras was perfectly cooked served on a potato puree surrounded by a magnificent Bordeaux reduction. The small plate pan-seared duck breast... More 

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Thank Palmer R
Sacramento, California
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182 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016

You wouldn't normally expect to find a restaurant with a good wine list and upscale, elegantly prepared cuisine in a strip mall. So finding all these at the Ravenous Cafe was an absolutely delightful surprise. It's a small, cozy place so dinner reservations are highly recommended. We had the steamed mussels and escargot with portabella as starters, Sea Bass and... More 

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Thank jun_r
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72 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2016

Really quite excellent. Based on the exceptional reviews we had seen, we went for dinner with friends. The reviews were absolutely correct. This is a special restaurant. We started with a cheese appetizer that was similar to a Caprese salad. Very tasty. In a new place, we often select appetizers. There, we did small plates. Small Plates is not really... More 

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Thank Palmer R
Sacramento, California
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

This place is not to be missed. The chef, Roberto has an inspired menu featuring daily specials, as well as crowd-loved favorites. My favorite item on the menu is the grilled Haloumi appetizer. They toast tostinis with butter, then drizzle a balsamic reduction on it, then add arugula, sliced tomatoes and the heavenly sheep's milks cheese crisped on the grill... More 

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california
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76 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

This is, in our opinion, one of the best restaurants in Sacramento. In fact, it is so good, we thought we had already reviewed it. In fact we just told the owner today that we had, but we now realize we apparently did not actually POST our previous review! The menu changes seasonally and even daily to take advantage of... More 

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Thank vlweis
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

I'm on the fence about talking about this place because I want to keep it a secret and only a place a few people know...but, I can't sit on how AMAZING this place is! We've eaten here many times, brunch, lunch and dinner. We've celebrated birthdays and the hubby and I have had a romantic evenings as well. Small, but... More 

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Thank Rashida A
Sacramento, California
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147 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

Located in an up Scale strip mall it is growing to be a real find in fine dining. I had the seared Chilean Sea Bass. My wife the coq au vin with a delicious salad. Both were excellent and well priced. Seating is not large but intimate. Varied menu with three specials tonight. Reservations good idea on weekends.

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Thank HEC140
California, USA
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225 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Prompt and attentive service in this tiny restaurant with interesting daily specials. Wine was served quickly, even though our group members arrived one at a time. The salads were delicious, and the choices for small plates were interesting. An enjoyable evening was had by all.

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california
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85 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

Ravenous was an excellent experience for myself and for my friend. We went for lunch and the place was, sadly, almost empty. I don't think too many people know about this place, hidden away in a strip mall in the Pocket area of Sacto. Great service, wonderful food, highly recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7600 Greenhaven Drive, Sacramento, CA 95831
    (Pocket Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
  • Phone Number: (916) 399-9309

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?