Taco love and burrito dreams at the new Cantarito's Taqueria & Bar, Their menu is equipped with all of the classics, favorites, and a little something new. Cantarito's shells out house-made tortillas every day. A perfect combination of herbs and spices, bring a certain level of authenticity to Cantarito's Mexican cuisine. From breakfast burritos to dinner stuffed bowls, no matter what you try, Cantarito's Taqueria & Bar are here to raise the bar. Expect more and get more at Cantarito's in Rancho Cordova on Sunset.
In the mood for something truly authentic? Don't be shy because the new India Kitchen in Elk Grove is cooking up some traditional classics ranging from special kitchen-made biryani blends to multiple magnificent tandoori dishes. Since its opening, January 30th 2017, India Kitchen has had to endure insane crowds and a cram-packed restaurant. I know it's horrible, food so good, you'll want to wait in line just to get a nibble. India Kitchen has a killer lunch buffet that outshines the rest in the area. If you happen to stop and you are looking for that hearty meal to round a long day off, then Lamb Boti from their Tandoori selection may be just what you are looking for. Succulent pieces of boneless lamb, marinated and cooked in Indian herbs and spices. If you're looking for authentic Indian cuisine, one that highlights the culture, boldness, and richness of the flavors, then you are looking right here at India Kitchen, in Elk Grove.
For some time now, the east side of Folsom has had an empty void that no one would fill. That is until Julian’s Patisserie and Cafe showed up. You may have seen the owner, Julian Perrigo-Jimenez on the Food Network’s ‘Cake Wars’ as a competitor. Know for his over-the-top and out-of-the-box desserts, Jimenez has taken Folsom by store. For so long, there was a need for a great breakfast and pastry shop. That’s all taken care of now. At Julian’s Patisserie, you can enjoy savory or sweet crepes, scones,cakes, and even quiche for lunch. If you have allowed yourself to walk by this little slice of heaven, then stop denying yourself the simple pleasure of wonderfully amazing desserts and sweet treats. Most people go for the sweets, but I can’t stop ordering the Caprese crepe, made with Heirloom tomatoes, Mozzarella, fresh Basil, topped with a drizzle of Balsamic reduction, one of the best crepes on the savory side of the menu.
What happens when a Steakhouse joins a burger joint then adds on benefits of a pizzeria? Meadowlands Kitchen and Bar is what you get, and that homestyle, ranch dinner setting at the Meadowlands is simple, warm, and inviting. Enjoy a classic juicy burger sourced from Lucky Dog Ranch, or cut into a savory and succulent ribeye, you can even explore the magical world of a slice of Margherita pizza. You can find all of this at the Meadowlands Kitchen and Bar. Based off simple values and good organic cooking, the Meadowlands has something for every palate, mine is especially fond of the Elvis. It's a burger made with sweet chile bacon, caramelized onions, cheddar, and bootleg steak sauce on a brioche bun served with a mound of fries. It's way more than a burger, it's the bomb!
Are you into the health food scene? Do you like to stay in shape and introduce only the purest body fuel into your digestive track? Pure Life Juice Company has been expanding, and their secret is in the juice. Handcrafted, and cold-pressed organic juices, smoothies, and other deliciously healthy beverages along with a simple, light and nutrient-packed menu of raw organic berries, nuts, and other snacks.You can opt-in for an immunity shot to your drinking. They have two to choose from, both made from a lemon-apple-ginger base. I fell in love with the popular Chocolate Night smoothie comprised of Vanilla Almond Mylk, Strawberry, Blueberry, Banana, Dates, & Cacao Powder, it doesn't get any dreamier than this. Whenever you are in Folsom and find yourself on Palladio Parkway, then go ahead and stop into Pure Life Juice Company, and enjoy the Chocolate Night today!
Say hello to this rocking new restaurant that's pushing the limits of the health conscience, in Sacramento. It's not completely vegan, but it is all natural and 100% gluten-free. Pushkin's Restaurant may have a familiar sound to it, and that's probably because of its sister sweet shop, Pushkin's Bakery. Whether if you're looking at their regular menu or their vegan-inspired brunch menu, you will find comfort in knowing your food has been prepared with passion and a commitment to wholesome dining. Spring is trying to rear its blossoming head out, but the cool breezes still plague the evenings, which is what keeps bringing me back to Pushkin's. Their 'Is Not Your Mama's Chicken Soup' is out of this world and trust me, it is not like any chicken soup you've ever tasted believe me. Made with creamy avocado, juicy tomato, crispy onion, spicy jalapeno, fresh cilantro, potato, chili oil, and a soy sauce. No need to count the calories here, just order and enjoy the amazing gluten-free menu at Pushkin’s Restaurant on Capitol Avenue in Sacramento.
Beautiful live music matched with the bold richness of Naked Coffee is what one can enjoy at The Fig Tree Coffee. At The Fig Tree, you can find coffee made nearly every way possible. Patrons can also enjoy several types of espressos and teas. From single-drip roasts to their chamomile-inspired Bowl of Soul tea. While The Fig Tree itself doesn't serve food directly, customers and guests can enjoy salads, sandwiches, and wraps by Randy Peters Catering and delicious baked goods from Mama T's. One of the most popular drinks at the Fig Tree are the lattes, drawing guest in with simple artsy designs drawn in the froth. What really sets The Fig Tree apart isn't just its tasty morning beverages, but the crowds are pouring in for the live music and local art displays. A true community coffee shop, that cares about you. Experience the greatness of The Fig Tree Coffee.
Dixon, California isn't exactly known for its thriving Japanese food scene, but thanks to efforts by Tom Cho, owner, and operator of Hana Sushi brings The Frying Pan to 1st Street. The new Frying Pan sushi bar sits right across the street from Hana Sushi and features a very similar menu. Favorites like the Ozumi and Ichiban rolls keep them coming back for more. The menu has photos of most items, so ordering is pretty simple, once you've narrowed down the selection with either sushi, sashimi, tempura, or one of their other tasty options.
Have you ever thought about where the word poké came from? Pronounced as Poh-Kay, this Hawaiian word means slice or cut, which happens to describe the new Yummy Poké down to the Tee. The Yummy Poké is fashioned with the build-a-bowl concept, offering six different seafood protein options and a tofu choice as well. Guest can choose between brown or white rice, or a mix greens base to accompany their choice of protein, sauce, and toppings. There are endless combinations and ever experiences can be a new journey into something bold and unique. Are you ready to experience poké at its finest? Hawaiian food never looked so inviting. Don't be a loner and visit the Yummy Poké on Lonetree Boulevard in Rocklin. You definitely won't be disappointed. For a little insight, try the brown rice and spicy tuna bowl topped with carrots, ginger, sesame seeds, roasted seaweed, and fresh avocado, drizzled with a Ponzu sauce that will make your heart melt. Enjoy your next poké at Yummy Poké.
What's better than handcrafted pizza and delicious beer on tap? Well, how about being able to just top your own glass off whenever you’d like, all while watching the game on the big flat screens that line zPizza in Sacramento on Folsom. Fresh natural ingredients, paired with a passion to please the palate, this smoking hot establishment has pies, salads, calzones, and subs, all of which make ordering so hard. How do you choose between a Roasted Garlic Chicken pizza or Z’s Supersub, made with all-natural smoked ham, all-natural uncured genoa salami, provolone, roma tomatoes, mixed greens, pepperoncinis, mayo, Italian dressing, on freshly baked baguette. The Supersub is where it’s at. It is so big that it’s enough for two people. Come get Zeed on at zPizza!