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Biba

Certificate of Excellence
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2801 Capitol Ave, Sacramento, CA 95816-6000 (28th & Capitol Avenue)
+1 916-455-2422
Today
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sacramento, California
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

excellent service. i was there for a birthday dinner! it is expensive but worth it for a special occasion.

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Thank Carolyn C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic food, perhaps the greatest tiramisu anywhere and the best service. A true Sacramento landmark.

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Carmichael
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If I am going Italian in Sacramento, I am going to Biba. If it is Thursday or Friday, I will get the lasagna. Great atmosphere, great service and personal table visits from Biba. Love this place.

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Sacramento, California
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103 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2016

l ate there twice and the food was great and service too,but the price is too steep.Of course l will still go there and to eat .l wish price little bit down that would be great then.Location,decor,service and of course food were great.l will highly recommend it this great restaurant everybody.

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Thank Mytravelworld35
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2016

Ask for the chef's special. They have excellent dishes that are the best of Sac. Highly recommend, to anyone that is traveling in the area.

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Thank Justin K
Cali
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141 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016

I travel worldwide and eaten here many times. It is for sure one of better or best restaurants in Sacramento. It's just funny reading some of the reviews here. This is not a 3 Michelin star restaurant. But a local high quality eatery for Italian food. Some may find it offensive, but this food is much better than many of... More 

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North Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

Wow. What a fantastic experience. We were passing through town and they were able to squeeze us in as the day was our only option. The chef went out of his way to create a dish that worked with allergies. The food was fantastic! We even had Biba visit our table and comment on how handsome my young son looked... More 

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Thank cbenson24
Sacramento, California
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 24, 2016

Biba is a landmark restaurant. I went to her opening and still go there whenever possible. Biba still walks around almost every night to meet and greet patrons. Food is always constantly good, servers are informed and everyone is treated with respect. A delightful place!

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Sacramento, California
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2016

This restaurant tries to make you feel like you're dining in a "fancy" restaurant. The prices are commensurate with somewhere like Picasso in Vegas, but with NONE of the atmosphere. This place could almost be a hospital. From the outside of the plain white building, to the inside white walls and plain decor. Biba screams for some more lively atmosphere,... More 

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California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2016 via mobile

Not to be missed while in Sacramento!! Biba has been turning out old school Italian food for years & she's amazing. She doesn't follow trends, she doesn't waste time on the fluff--she just cooks damn delicious Italian food. Her lasagna is amazing --it's only served one day a week so if you're lucky enough to be there on that night,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $80
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2801 Capitol Ave, Sacramento, CA 95816-6000
    (28th & Capitol Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Bus stops on Capitol Avenue in either direction just a few yards away.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +1 916-455-2422

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