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The Kitchen

2225 Hurley Way, Sacramento, CA 95825-3483
+1 916-568-7171
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“sushi” (17 reviews)
“oysters” (9 reviews)
“salmon” (4 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
2225 Hurley Way, Sacramento, CA 95825-3483
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Last night three couples gathered at The Kitchen to celebrate a "29th birthday" and to be entertained, and I mean entertained!! Two of the couples had previously been there during the Christmas season so they coached us a little on what to expect. The theme...More

4  Thank nascarbilly
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Kitchen is not a regular restaurant but a restaurant theater where the food, the chef and the staff are the stars !. The chef is entertaining with good sense of humor and has amazing culinary skills. The staff was attentive, friendly and ready to make...More

Thank Tulika_sac
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

The food is great. The service is outstanding. The best part of this restaurant is it’s meant to be an event. U are there 4 hours ands it’s seemless. The best part is the food is prepared in front of u. U get a look...More

Thank Jeff V
Reviewed 9 November 2017

My wife and I have been to many foodie type places over the years. We travel to San Francisco, Napa etc.. What I have found after going to a the French Laundry (as an example), a 2017/ 2018 3 star MICHELIN rated restaurant is that...More

Thank PNCEngineering
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Really the only negative was the chairs.... They kind of hurt our backs.... Overall, we really enjoyed ourselves... Class act all the way.. it is like a show... So much food ..... Kind of like a super fancy buffet.... We enjoyed the salmon, short rib...More

Thank Will G
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

First time to The Kitchen with a group of friends. It was quite the experience! Four hours of interesting and delicious food, good wine , and very entertaining hosts. The chefs, servers, host, and somelliers all venture around the restaurant (and you get to venture...More

Thank DrewM82
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

For a special occasion we were invited to the kitchen, and it will remain in our hearts as one truly genuine eating experience. My husband and I are both foodies and not easily impressed, so we were happy when by the end of the meal...More

2  Thank mipasafe
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

I just attended a private dinner for 55 people...... Spectacular. Loved every part of dinner...service, menu, food, entertainment and the over restaurant. The chef and culinary team were engaging, the general manager was attentive and the beverage team accommodated every request. Can't wait to return...More

1  Thank Larry K
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The Kitchen delivers not only great food, but also a performance. Sitting at the bar in front of the range provides front row seats to a spectacle - watching 6-8 people meticulously handle your plate before it arrives in front of you is truly mesmerizing....More

1  Thank Appysport
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Had heard a lot about this place, and the experience lived up to the fab reviews. This is not the place for a quiet evening of romance or reflection. This is more like you've been invited to an old friend's house for a celebration. You...More

1  Thank Karl G
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13 December 2016|
Response from Linda S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, if you go to their website, you can purchase the gift certificates there. Not sure of costs.
24 November 2016|
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Response from 609PatriciaS | Reviewed this property |
Very expensive. It is a show as much or more than the actual dinner. Fun for one time
Carolyn R
19 January 2015|
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Response from SusanJElDoradoHills | Reviewed this property |
I agree that you should call them first. The chef does makes the rounds before dinner to ask about food allergies and preferences, but your level of restrictions might lesson your enjoyment of the different tastes at dinner... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2225 Hurley Way, Sacramento, CA 95825-3483
    (Howe Ave.)
  • Public Transportation: Need a driver? Call our receptionist and we will be happy to arrange a town car for you. Please call a minimum of 24 hours before your reservation.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +1 916-568-7171
  • E-mail
The Kitchen, a Selland Family Restaurant, serves a five-course prix fixe demonstration dinner menu based on a monthly seasonal framework that features the best and freshest ingredients available on a daily basis, mostly procured locally and regionally. Dinner service also includes an interactive intermission featuring chefs’ tasting stations, as well as a finale of fresh herb tea service and artisan coffee served with Dessert.

The Kitchen Restaurant has earned every imaginable local and regional award along with an impressive list of national accolades, including the AAA Five Diamond Award five years running, a nod as a semi-finalist for the James Beard “Outstanding Restaurant” Award, the highest Zagat ratings, and honors from Wine Spectator and Wine Enthusiast, as well as inclusion in the Yelp Top 100 and the Open Table Top 100.
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