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) #253 of 1,748 Restaurants in Sacramento $$ - $$$ American,
5871 Garden Hwy, Sacramento, CA 95837-9316
+1 916-920-8088
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
5871 Garden Hwy, Sacramento, CA 95837-9316
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I took my granddaughter and her friend to lunch here on a Monday afternoon. We didn't know there was any inside seating, so sat outside under the big shade trees, picnic tables and dirt. Didn't care for the loud heavy metal -type music that was...More

Thank Brookelea L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Their tacos were out of this world...! Also, their chicken sliders. Good meal after being out on the river....on 4th of July!

Thank 41christinee
Reviewed 31 May 2017

On our most recent visit the music was great and the tacos remain excellent. Service is terrible. Even after flagging down waitstaff they don't come over or respond. After 15-20 minutes we were able to get one server to take our order. And he was...More

1  Thank Gl0bal_guru
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

The waitress was extremely rude! I am very unhappy with the service provided. I asked who are server was and she stated our server wasn't there that she called in so that is why our service was so bad. In other words, we need to...More

1  Thank Renee F
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Overall a fun, cool kind of hang out where everyone is your friend. Tacos are super yummy and unusual since they encrusted the tortillas with parmesan! I had shredded beef and my hubby had grilled shrimp. Beer was cold, music was fun and day near...More

Thank dndsuth
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Visited with a friend for lunch before heading for the airport. It is very close to airport.. Not many people there at that time, and they had been shut down for a couple of months due to the heavy flooding in the area. Casual type...More

Thank Suzy_Florida08
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Swabbies is a great place for a great time. Live music on the weekends at least. Especially fun in the summer with outdoor mini concerts, people pulling up in their boats and just generally having a good time.

Thank Dustin B
Reviewed 11 November 2016

My friend took me here for a "scenic" lunch by the river. The place is kind of fun and there was live music in the outside area of picnic tables and pirate themed decoration. We arrived about 1:30 and about 1/2 the tables were full....More

1  Thank caw18
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Had an opportunity to eat here today, 10-4-16. The atmosphere is all natural. Almost everything is outside. The view is great, right on the Sacramento River. Check this place out. Especially there music line up during the summer. If you want to wear your shorts,...More

Thank Ronald A
Reviewed 1 October 2016

The place could use a good cleaning, but I guess being on the river has some drawbacks.. on a night like tonight, with cooler tempts and a nice breeze it was fine...I had a house salad and a fish taco.. I liked the crunch of...More

1  Thank Cshillings
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
09:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5871 Garden Hwy, Sacramento, CA 95837-9316
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +1 916-920-8088
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