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Virgin Sturgeon

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1577 Garden Hwy, Sacramento, CA 95833-9804
+1 916-921-2694
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good40%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (5 reviews)
“trout” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
1577 Garden Hwy, Sacramento, CA 95833-9804
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We met family members for Mother's Day Brunch.... it was packed! Parking is on the side of the Garden Highway, with a few spaces out front (and only one handicap space, one of our family members uses a scooter). The setting is wonderful; we sat...More

Thank Shirley S
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

The Sturgeon is the best bar/restaurant on the Sacramento river. Very good menu and a special every day. The drinks are superb. Come in and get to know the staff. There is also entertainment on the Pontoon.

Thank Bluesman13
Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

The location of this place is really nice right at or better on the Sacramento River. We were greeted very nicely for a late breakfast and got a table overlooking the river. They had some interesting menu items for breakfast like grilled trout which I...More

Thank cweisemann
Reviewed March 24, 2017

Went to Sacramento for a haircut and ended up with a fine dinner at one of my favorite spots there. The Virgin Sturgeon has been floating on the north end of town for a number of years on the Garden Highway. Yesterday due to the...More

Thank Henry F
Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

This was my first visit here and almost turned around and left before I went inside. There are signs everywhere telling people to hide everything in their cars to help prevent break ins. I decided that since it was 5:30pm and still light outside I'd...More

Thank Eddie B
Reviewed March 13, 2017

The gangway to this floating restaurant gives a clue of what awaits you in this old barge on barrels eatery. This very authentic Sacramento fish house is right on the water with river level views to match. The food is hearty fish & chips, peel...More

Thank Krystin123
Reviewed February 16, 2017

I came for lunch with a colleague because I was craving seafood and wanted to watch the action on the river during this flood season. The service was pretty meh, it took 10 minutes to get a water and iced tea after ordering. Someone else...More

1  Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed February 15, 2017 via mobile

Horrible customer service. Was so ready for a nice seafood meal. Took forever to place an order for appetizer, expecting to place for entree soon. Watched server flit around, thinking i was on the schedule. Threw some cash on the table and walked out.

Thank Brett P
Reviewed February 5, 2017 via mobile

Coming thru on my way back to Seattle I was so looking forward to seafood! Bummer the sturgeon and salmon come from a fish farm in Auburn CA Went for dinner Saturday night at 7 it was dead One other table was dining most of...More

Thank krismb2015
Reviewed February 1, 2017

This place is so relaxing, the food is great and the price is reasonable. I had the Fish and chips and it was good enough amount of food.

Thank kankney
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Marcia D
What are your hours on Sunday, and is the an online brunch menu?
October 19, 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$21 - $30
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Reservations, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Scenic view
Open Hours
9:00 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1577 Garden Hwy, Sacramento, CA 95833-9804
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +1 916-921-2694
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