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Rick's Dessert Diner

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American, Diner
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2322 K St, Sacramento, CA 95816-5013
916-444-0969
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10:00 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
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
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Northern California
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348 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Having not been here for a while, we decided to have a date night out at Rick's. We arrived around 7 or 7:30 PM. The showcase was filled with delicious looking cakes and pies. We took the counter peoples' suggestions for our round of cakes. Unfortunately the cake parts were dried out and without much flavor and the fillings and... More 

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Elk Grove, California
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in for some birthday treats and what a selection. Picked up two slices of cake, and a cream puff

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Thank hurricanefan2
Sacramento, CA
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

All the cakes look beautiful but don't taste like much. This was our second time trying dessert from Rick's. The first time, I ordered a cake for my husband's birthday. Nobody enjoyed the cake, and the frosting had no flavor. Years later, we just tried it again, each of us choosing a slice to go. The frosting again is heavy... More 

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Thank Linda L
Redondo Beach
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41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

Great selections of cakes, pies desserts and ice cream plus a bar, that's right a bar. Plan to stand in line to order then hunt for a table. This place is a 'must to go', very fun. It's like Disneyland.

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Thank Johnmaui
Sacramento, California
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10 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

I came to Rick's in January. My boyfriend (at the time) , his mother, his step dad and I all went there after a lovely dance. The staff was very patient with us and the food was great. The setting is beautiful and bright. It does tend to get crowded there but that's only because their place is amazing as... More 

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Thank Alex A
Sacramento, California
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016

Rick's is the go-to place for fabulous desserts in Sacramento. Everything I've ever had there has been amazing- cakes, pies, brownies, etc. The best however, is their Napoleon, which is to die for.

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Thank 643sapphired
Arvada, Colorado
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

I was so impressed by the bountiful variety of these decadent delights, it was difficult to choose which to indulge in. I tried the chocolate ribbon cake, and my wife had a piece of death by chocolate. They were both amazing! The line was long, but it moved quickly and was well worth the short wait. My only gripe is... More 

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Thank Jason A
Los Angeles, California
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

We loved eating desserts here. Even though we had a large group of seven people, we found a comfortable table for all of us on a busy Friday evening. The place has a fun vibe, and the surrounding neighborhood was quaint and busy. The layered mocha cake I selected was delicious, as was my husband's tiramisu. Both desserts were the... More 

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Thank SeeksTranquility
Riverside, California
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

Went for late night desserts with friends. I got a pecan praline hot fudge sundae. It was amazing (although it is hard to go wrong with dessert) and the atmosphere is just so cool. So well themed. Employees are either really really nice or not very nice at all. Great experience!

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Thank Hayden J
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

If baked goods are your downfall, this is the place to (literally) feed your vice. Pies, cakes, cheesecakes, cookies, brownies, ice cream... the only real problem is what to choose. Don't expect to find other types of food there - it's strictly desserts. It's a great place to take kids if you don't mind revving them up with a large... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Families with children
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2322 K St, Sacramento, CA 95816-5013
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
  • Phone Number: 916-444-0969

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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?