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Tower Cafe

1518 Broadway, Sacramento, CA 95818-2302
+1 916-441-0222
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (138 reviews)
“french toast” (149 reviews)
“monte cristo” (13 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1518 Broadway, Sacramento, CA 95818-2302
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great outdoor seating area. I never sat the indoors. The menu was very large with so many good choices . I ordered the Monte Cristo which would have been awesome except the inside of the bread was moist with egg batter . (To the restaurant...More

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a MUST stop for anyone visiting Sacramento. And if you live in Sacramento, why have you not been here yet? Delicious food, fun and interesting décor. Their French toast is legendary! Everything you have here is delicious, creative, yummy!

Thank Kathy P
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Girls day out. Met for brunch. I had the Heuvos Rancheros that were delicious with a side of fruit. My friends had Eggs Benedict which they said were excellent. We sat outside and enjoyed our meal and the atmosphere. Next door is the Tower Theater...More

Thank Terirv
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tower cafe is a staple of Sacramento. The outdoor seating is so peaceful and beautiful. Food is always delicious, but be prepared for a wait. In prime time it expected to be a 45-60 min wait.

Thank kriztafozter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tower Café is one of my absolute favorite places to eat. I love the Chinese chicken salad. The portions are nice and the food is very good. I have never been disappointed. I like to go there for my birthday every year for dinner and...More

Thank emhar855
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A wide variety of ethnic foods in a laid back and beautifully decorated environment. Our servers name was Ahmed and was super attentive and courteous. I loved the Benedict. Our door seating was nice too. Can't wait to visit again!

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The portions are so large we had to share. I chose the Monte Cristo Sandwich. The hot raspberry syrup is an unusual compliment to the ham and cheese. As always, it was perfect. Great service. The only thing that I could be critical of is...More

Thank Mommapeach44
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took out of town friends for breakfast on a Friday about 9am. The place was packed, the food was great and our server was excellent. Their French toast is absolutely wonderful. The Denver omelette was equally great and huge. Fun to look at all the...More

Thank walthess
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time trying a weekday breakfast here. It was excellent. The food is great, the portions large and the prices decent. Service was great and friendly. The menu options are not typical fare and provide nice choices; a few more options would be nice. Overall...More

Thank Gl0bal_guru
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Brunch at Tower Cafe has the perfect vibe to start your day with a hearty brunch with family and friends. The service staff are friendly, efficient and welcoming to locals and visitors like myself. We'll be back!

Thank Tesofthedrtyvillas
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Questions & Answers
Carla T
21 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from Beachlvrrr | Reviewed this property |
As I recall 10am. But try and get there early if you don't have a reservation.
14 April 2015|
Response from Michael G |
They do, but not on the weekends. The answer to that and other questions can be found on their automated phone message machine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1518 Broadway, Sacramento, CA 95818-2302
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +1 916-441-0222
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