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₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican, , Latin
1801 Capitol Ave, Sacramento, CA 95811-4104
+1 916-441-0303
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“enchiladas” (31 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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1801 Capitol Ave, Sacramento, CA 95811-4104
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Group of 8. Vibe is great, we sat outside. Service efficient and the food was simply delicious! Highly recommend the ceviche and the fish tacos. That pitcher of blackberry margarita was amazing too. Pricing reasonable which make this place a very good value. Would love...More

Thank Yael T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed excellent mole’ enchiladas on the patio. Highly recommend outside seating, perfect California ambiance. Fresh, hot habenero sauce, worth trying!

Thank Mary Beth G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went with a group for a post-graduation lunch. I was called ahead of time and asked if we wanted to eat inside or outside which I thought was a great thing for them to do. Our table was ready ahead of time which was...More

Thank Suzy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very delicious fish tacos, salsa, and bean dip! Beautiful patio area to enjoy! Unique margarita menu.

Thank Sydney G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had eaten here before and the food was delicious. So, when I needed a place to throw a surprise party I contacted the restaurant to see what they had to offer. The Morelia room is a perfect location. From the moment I made the...More

Thank amtmom
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Had dinner here with 6 friends on Cinco de Mayo...wow...this place was hopping! Drinks were flowing and the music was blasting (literrally!) Could hardly hear the person next to you, but the vibe was pure celebration. Everyone in my group loved the food. This was...More

Thank Jill L
Reviewed 6 April 2018

We found this restaurant on Trip Advisor after arriving in Sacramento and it certainly did not disappoint. The staff are extremely helpful and the service is great. The food is out of this world. We have been to Mexican restaurants before but this is another...More

1  Thank Mitch I
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is fantastic for a night out! Great drinks, food, and service! It's an exspensive venue but the atmosphere more then makes up for it!

Thank tiffanysmith
Reviewed 22 February 2018

My first visit to Zocalo. I had the grilled shrimp tacos with pickled red cabbage. I cabbage was a nice tasty twist, but it was very "juicy" which made the tortilla too wet. The decor is very nice, but the high ceiling and lack of...More

1  Thank Patty Z
Reviewed 19 February 2018

The place definitely feels modern and upscale. The location is great and everything is clean and fresh. We liked the service and the drinks. The food looked good, but some dishes were excellent while others were not bad but a notch below.

Thank heckfy
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fina a
27 December 2017|
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Response from mrabara | Reviewed this property |
There are no mushroom dishes on the menu that I saw when my group had lunch. Everyone ordered salads or traditional Mexican cuisine.
Sammy P
19 August 2016|
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Response from JoeHafky | Reviewed this property |
Casual at lunch, business casual for dinner
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1801 Capitol Ave, Sacramento, CA 95811-4104
    (18th Street)
  • Public Transportation: 6 blocks away from Light Rail Station on 16th Street and R Street.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +1 916-441-0303
Housed in the handsomely renovated Arnold Brothers Building-built for a Hudson car dealership in the 1920’s, Zocalo is located on the corner of 18th Street and Capitol Avenue right in the heart of Midtown’s Handle District. Zocalo is Regional Mexican at its best! Inspired by the majestic town square of Mexico City, Zocalo boldly casts a contemporary eye towards a distinguished future while subtly hinting of its proud heritage. For hundreds of years, Zocalo has been the center of political and social gatherings in Mexico. Offering a stylish yet substantial spot that embraces that spirit, this Zocalo is destined to live up to its heritage. Zocalo’ atmosphere is one of lively spirit, a comfortable place to enjoy lunch with a client, cocktails after work, or dinner with friends and family. Enjoy Zocalos relaxed setting, incomparable service, and superbly prepared food that together offer a delightful experience of grand proportions.
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