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Sassafras Eclectic Food Joint

1500 Old Hot Springs Road, Carson City, NV 89706-0602
+1 775-884-4471
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“falafel salad” (3 reviews)
“empanadas” (2 reviews)
“pulled pork” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, International, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1500 Old Hot Springs Road, Carson City, NV 89706-0602
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Found Sassafras Eclectic Food Joint right nextdoor to Shoe Tree Brewing Company in Carson City. Killed two birds with one stone, so to speak. Okay food, okay beer.

Thank Bob P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of things to look at on the walls. The interior has all natural wood ceiling , beams, and walls. I am not that sensitive to smell, but there was something musky that I sensed. The place was almost empty , but the waitress took...More

Thank 97Rick
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My colleagues and I often go here for lunch. It is fairly quick and the food selection is great. The decor is off beat which makes it a fun spot.

Thank Judy D
Reviewed 25 August 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed Sassafras when it was on the main drag in Carson, and were happy to see it reopen after being evicted from its original site. Our first visit to the new site was OK; we hoped they would improve with time. They didn't....More

Thank Kalamariverrat
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We had a great dinner. The menu is huge and the atmosphere is great. The server we had was awesome and so was the meal. We will definitely be going back.

Thank Kelly C
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

As advertised inside decor is eclectic Lots of locals Excellent selection of beers Wine very reasonably priced Had the Alamo Malbec for $7 Fabulous calamari with three sauces including a smokey chipotle I had the wonderful cinnamon and nutmeg brined fried chicken With chorizo gravy...More

Thank RangerRik54
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Had a great dinner! Ate shrimp tacos and had appetizer specials. The waiter was great and attentive . The food was fabulous! This is definitely a place I would go back to.

Thank Cheryl O
Reviewed 2 February 2017

The decor is New Orleanish as is the menu. Wait staff were friendly but the food coming from the kitchen was slow. Hard to get in and out on a lunch hour. Prices were high for a quick lunch but the menu was varied. Try...More

Thank wfs74
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Lots of locals. Fried chicken special and service was excellent. Fun evening with friends and family. It is adjacent to the Carson Hot Springs which has just had a renovation and a brewery on the property is nearly open. Will continue to be a great...More

Thank Tina T
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Next to the Carson City Hot springs resort this restaurant is unassuming from the outside, the parking lot was full and we were hungry after soaking in the hot springs. We got one of the last tables on a quite part of the restaurant with...More

Thank Jesper J
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Nearby Attractions
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3.23 km away
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3.42 km away
Carson City Convention & Visitors Bureau
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3.10 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$27
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1500 Old Hot Springs Road, Carson City, NV 89706-0602
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Carson City
  • Phone Number: +1 775-884-4471
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