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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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All reviews nut burger farro potatoes kale caesar salad chilli onion rings pasta dishes bread hot sauce quick service street parking great lunch vegetarian flavor downtown goodness garage
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Reviewed March 4, 2019

We enjoyed our food at Mother quite a bit. Service was quick and the environment comfortable. Definitely would recommend. We had onion rings and a deconstructed like Mexican dish.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Cheryl B
Reviewed December 14, 2018 via mobile

We were looking for something relatively quick before seeing Kurt Elling at the Crest and we happened upon Mother's. One orders at the counter and is served at the table. The staff are very friendly and helpful. I ordered the braised brussel sprouts, which were...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank OnTheRoadAgain2240
Reviewed November 6, 2018

You won't be disappointed here the menu is filled with tasty dishes very friendly staff and altogether a great dining experience!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank MarzieJoy
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Great small restaurant. The food was amazing and the service was even better. They have limited seating inside but a nice terrace outside to make up for it. Lots of street parking nearby. I will definitely be back next time I'm in Sacramento. The Farro,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank natlaj
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

This was a nice place in downtown Sacramento. Not very busy but the staff were very nice and friendly. Lot of it is self serve. Grab your own cutlery and plates and napkins and this gets you seated and ready quickly. Food was very good....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Upe47
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

This little restaurant is absolutely wonderful and such a great find in downtown Sacramento. There is a nice selection of meatless dishes. I grabbed a kale caesar salad which was amazing, especially with the fried broccolini and fresh parmesan on top. Their onion rings are...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank chickabeegrrl
Reviewed July 26, 2018

I been to this little downtown restaurant several times for both lunch and dinner and always enjoyed the food here. Although I am not vegetarian but its a great place to enjoy creative vegetarian dishes. Challenges with this resturant are finding parking in the area...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Tulika_sac
Reviewed June 20, 2018

You don't have to be a vegetarian to appreciate Mother, but if you are, you will be in for a real treat. I just love their menu and always find something filling and absolutely delicious.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Jennifer R
Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

Looking for a local place to eat in downtown Sacramento after a brief walking tour when we passed by Mother. All vegetarian, and even though we aren’t, we enjoyed it. I got the Western Burger (veggie, with onion ring) and Chile verde nachos. Both were...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank isthistaken2
Reviewed February 13, 2018

One of the best vegetarian restaurants in the city. Limited menu, but every item is pretty good. Parking is convenient in nearby city garage.

Date of visit: October 2017
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