Archive for June, 2009:

Jun
12

And the winner is…

We’re happy to announce that Catherine from Sacramento has won the McCormick & Schmick’s gift certificate!  Catherine told us that her favorite seafood is crabcakes – Yum!  Thanks to everyone who entered both here on SacFoodies.com and on our Facebook page…Keep a lookout for future giveaways!

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Jun
11

Breaking Foodie News!

Last week we shared our excitement about the possibility of Pinkberry coming to Sacramento and now we’re really happy to hear that one of our favorite breakfast-on-the-way-to-work / mid-day-pick-me-up /afternoon snack options (okay, anytime really!) will be bulking up on the food offerings. Jamba Juice has announced that they will be adding baked goods, ready-made wraps, […]

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Jun
09

Tightwad Tuesday: McCormick & Schmick’s 10 Under $10 (Win a Dining Certificate too!)

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We’ve mentioned before that McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood Restaurants is a client of ours and we love that we now have two great locations to choose from.  Whether you work downtown or are shopping at the Fountains, a great lunch for under $10 can be found at McCormick & Schmick’s. They have 10 daily selections […]

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Jun
08

Try this Thai

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As a former Davis resident, I find a strange sense of pride as great new restaurants and shops continue to populate the downtown landscape. One of Davis’ newest additions caught my eye recently when a  friend described it as “Thai restaurant by day, club by night.” A nightclub in Davis? It can’t be so. But […]

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Jun
05

Tickled Pink(berry)!

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Could it be true?!  I just read in the Sac Bee that Pinkberry (worth visiting for the catchy Pinkberry remix) may be coming to Sacramento.  I first enjoyed the trendy Hollywood treat in San Diego (no, not Hollywood – they’re everywhere but Sac!) with one of my favorite Austin colleagues.  We were staffing a conference […]

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Jun
04

Take a Walk on the Shady Side

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We’ve been hearing a lot about a shady character frequenting the neighborhood near 14th and R Streets. This character’s been known to show her full colors when the sun sets. Word on the street is that she serves up some mean cocktails and a unique take on southern food. Some have even hinted at the […]

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Jun
02

Tightwad Tuesday: Put a Cork in It

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I heard through the grapevine about a fabulous fine dining restaurant in Sacramento that doesn’t charge corkage if you bring in your own wine. This could possibly be one of the best kept secrets in Sac-dining history! I still can’t believe I didn’t hear of it sooner. That restaurant is Bandera, located on Fair Oaks […]

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Jun
01

This Week in Foodie Events…

Last week we mentioned how much we are looking forward to the Raley’s Grape Escape event on June 6th. But that’s not the only event to put on your calendar. This is just the beginning of a summer full of foodie fun! Here is a round-up of upcoming events to get you started: Tuesday, June […]

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