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Sweetwater Restaurant & Bar

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5641 J St, Sacramento, CA 95819-3948
+1 916-731-8857
11:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 5:00 pm
Sat - Sun 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Reviewed May 28, 2012

My husband and I love using something like groupon or introductory specials in the local entertainment section of a newspaper to try a restaurant for the first time. If it turns out to be nothing worth returning to then they footed half the bill! Sweetwater is not only worth retuning to but has become one of our favorite eateries. I... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed January 25, 2012

This was our first -and last - visit to Sweetwater. Although there were only 3 other occupied tables in the entire place, the food took about an hour to arrive! The spinach salad was just that...plain spinach with a sparse amount of cheese. My chicken was extremely dry and under seasoned. Since we were still hunger 9small portion), we asked... More 

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Folsom, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
Reviewed July 21, 2011

My wife and I came to the Sweetwater Restaurant & Bar towards the tail end of Happy Hour. The place was full of customers. Many of the customers appeared to be friends and couples enjoying drinks and appetizers before going home for the day. The restaurant is L-shaped with a long bar and maybe 25 bar stools on the inside... More 

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Reviewed March 13, 2008

Located in E. Sac. This place pours the best drinks and has an excellent menu selection. For dessert, please get the Banana Foster's Bread Pudding!!! One of the best desserts w/ ice cream you'll ever have. For a $5 discount, tell them that the Millerizm Group sent you.

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San Francisco, California
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Reviewed November 18, 2007

Good appetizers

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $20
Open Hours
9:30 am - 2:00 pm
11:30 am - 5:00 pm
11:30 am - 5:00 pm
11:30 am - 5:00 pm
11:30 am - 5:00 pm
11:30 am - 5:00 pm
9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5641 J St, Sacramento, CA 95819-3948
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +1 916-731-8857

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