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Biba

2801 Capitol Ave, Sacramento, CA 95816-6000
+1 916-455-2422
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (104 reviews)
“breadsticks” (7 reviews)
“sea bass” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
2801 Capitol Ave, Sacramento, CA 95816-6000
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Every thing on the menu is exceptiexceptional.I order the pork loin and pancetta.The calamari Fritti and/or Bruschetta with Ricatta cheese and artichokes are great appappetizers.

Thank RickJones012
Reviewed 2 days ago

As an out of towner, I'm also a little skeptical when someone says "oh, this is the best restaurant EVER" about one of their local dineries. Truly the food was special and memorable. A very comfortable and upbeat atmosphere. Ask for a booth, and your...More

Thank Travelathon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Decent option for a business dinner when in Sacramento. Food nice, ambience god and service very friendly. Not the cheapest place in town I'm sure.

Thank Baxie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent $200+ for 2 and lived it up ($25 corkage; 2 glasses of after dinner drinks, 2 appetizers, 2 entrees, 1 desert). Husband had the pea soup and lamp chops which were very good. I had asparagus with prosciutto and fava beans which was...More

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When I think of world class restaurants, I think New York, San Francisco, Hawaii. In Sacramento there's one...Biba's. Chef, owner, author and TV personality Biba Caggiano really knows great Italian food. Not just your typical Lasagna, Spaghetti & Meatballs kind of place, their dishes are...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time back after about 6 months and Biba continues to excel. We went for lunch this time and enjoyed a fresh beet sale and of course pasta! Both were well prepared. Service is predictable and efficient. A treat to see Biba briefly after lunch.

Thank Jeroen G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant had a delightful ambiance. Our waiter was very friendly, timely and attentive. We all enjoyed the wonderful food with a glass of wine. Bravo Biba Bravo!

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lasagne unlike anything you have ever tasted before. The real deal. Multiple (10-12) layers of homemade pasta,includes a bechamel sauce, not something you could throw together in your kitchen at home! Only available on Thursdays and Fridays.

Thank dscahansen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Biba's is one of those nice things you should do for yourself at least once a month. The atmosphere is warm and inviting, as is Biba herself who you will probably be greeted by at some point in your meal. The food is exquisite, from...More

Thank Renee P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Meal was horrible and when we said something about it, the server took offense and it was even faster downhill from there. We will never go back and tell our friends the same. No management came over to ask us about it.

Thank jewelryfrog
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
jojosail2
How bad is yhe noise level?
19 April 2017|
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Response from Miki T | Reviewed this property |
Slight
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drehe2016
Lounge area with TV? Warriors playing early tonight?
31 March 2016|
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Response from italianjourneys | Reviewed this property |
Yes, kids are welcome
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Valmcmahon
Are kids welcome. One website said no kids.
30 December 2015|
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Response from criticaltravelwriter | Reviewed this property |
Sure, well-behaved ones. Like well-behaved adults, too! :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$80
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2801 Capitol Ave, Sacramento, CA 95816-6000
    (28th & Capitol Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Bus stops on Capitol Avenue in either direction just a few yards away.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +1 916-455-2422
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