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2801 Capitol Ave, Sacramento, CA 95816-6000 (28th & Capitol Avenue)
(916) 455-2422
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
All 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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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Attended this restaurant for a business dinner. Our reservations were ready, and the staff greeted us warmly. The servers were very attentive throughout the meal. We did not stay for dessert. The swordfish special was delicious. Parking valets were conscientious and courteous.

Thank Eric M
Grass Valley, California, Usa
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The restaurant offers no surprises, just quality Italian food . I'd never be hesitant to take a friend or business acquaintance there.

Thank Tom S
North Hills
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525 reviews
427 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 253 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I recently had a one-day business trip to Sacramento. After a short morning meeting, my client suggested we continue our meeting during lunch. I asked her what kind of food she wanted and she said, "I think we’ll go to my favorite Italian restaurant." Well, that nice Italian place was Biba's, which has been one of my favorite restaurants in... More 

Thank Robert L
Sacramento, California
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Biba is one of my culinary heroes. When I first started cooking, she had a show on The Learning Channel, aka TLC. Some of the lessons still cross my mind when I'm in the kitchen- "You can always add, but you can never take away" (salt), or "If you don't like this, use whatever you like" (just about any ingredient).... More 

Thank sacstrawblnd916
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41 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband surprised me with reservations for our anniversary dinner. We were ushered in to a lovely table, and had excellent service throughout the evening. We had appetizers, main course and dessert, and all was delicious. Best of all, we were never rushed and the entire experience was first class. I highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Carol N
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My good friend (who is a huge foodie!) lives on the central coast and is in Sacramento rarely, but each time she is, we always go to Biba. There is nothing else like it in Sacramento; the staff is amazing, most having been with Biba for 10+ years, and they always make the whole experience a true pleasure. The food... More 

Thank Kgwinn
Sacramento, California
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Biba's was overrated back when it opened years ago and was the "In" place. Has always been over-priced with a higher opinion of itself than warranted. Now it's just 'tired' and outdone by several other midtown restaurants.

Thank IrishRM711
Sacramento, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Bob consistently serves great food! I do try to go on Thursdays or Friday's as her award winning lasagna is only served on these days.

Thank Marilyn N
Sacramento, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great food, great service. A bit loud in the dinning room but other than that it is an excellent place to dine in.

Thank Christian A
Sacramento, California
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice restaurant, I think the owners like Biba's, more than some of the clients, Biba's is becoming old hat.

Thank Lagden

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20 - $80
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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: (916) 455-2422

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Alameda, California
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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?