food

So much ramen

There’s a new ramen spot in town called Raijin Ramen House. It’s located right across the street from (and has the same owners as) Ryujin…




Iconic Trails restaurant to close

OK, so maybe we can’t exactly blame this latest impending landmark closure on the arena or gentrification. News that Trails, the longstanding Sacramento western-themed restaurant…


What's Sacramento's best burrito?

Nate Silver announced yesterday on his FiveThirtyEight blog that he’s searching for the best burrito in the United States. It’s a crazy task that involves…


ESSAY: How I learned to hate Yelp

I’ve long fostered a love-hate relationship with Yelp. I love that the website can help me find supermarkets, restaurants and hiking spots when I’m out…


First look: Midtown's Karma Brew

In between two large-scale construction projects near Fremont Park in Midtown Sacramento—Legado de Ravel and 16 Powerhouse, both mixed-use buildings—a smaller construction project is also underway…



SN&R eats a Crunchtada

So, Del Taco recently rolled out its Crunchtada, and sent SN&R an invitation to try it. So we did. And we (surprise!) weren’t too impressed….