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Ella Dining Room & Bar

1131 K St, Sacramento, CA 95814-3904
+1 916-443-3772
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“bone marrow” (20 reviews)
“oysters” (25 reviews)
“salmon” (27 reviews)
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1131 K St, Sacramento, CA 95814-3904
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every time I visit Sacramento this is my to go place. I love the food here they always change in a lot of ways. We came in Italian Week’s Menu. The pastas were good and flavorful. I will come back again and again for sure!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank natalie4luvl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We needed a quick bite with friends in between sessions at the Convention Centre a block away. Fast, friendly service, refined and complex flavors for traditional fare. The three of us decided to just share tapas style and they were perfectly accommodating. Great cocktails, great...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Alistair19
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stopped in at Ella's for dinner at 5:00 on a Friday night not knowing about the happy hour. The bar was quite loud and we didn't end up having the "nice, quiet" dinner we'd hoped for. However most of the food...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Super593
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Second business group dinner and this time with the Board of Directors. The place is very busy which should be a great sign but for the second time the food was just average. Actually the several of the group shared similar opinions. It is hard...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank plpark55
Reviewed 12 November 2018

We came in with reservations for a birthday. The table was so close to the next table you could not get thru. We had to change tables 3 x to get some privacy. Unfortunately we seemed to be forgotten. When we finally flagged down a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank robbmadd
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

5 of us had dinner. The service was fantastic, the cocktails and small plates were all amazing, as were the entrees. Thanks for a great evening. I’ll come back.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mark_from_Brussels
Reviewed 27 October 2018

The wine list on the back of the menu is by the glass. It looks as though there are two prices listed – one for the bottle and one for the glass. This is because the decimal point is in the middle rather than at...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

From start to finish this restaurant was perfect. Great service and atmosphere. Bone marrow was the best we’ve ever had. Beef tartare was very good. Osso bucco was great, meat slides right off of the bone.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Greg6987
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Lots of people already there for Happy Hour. Wouldn't seat us until 5:30 when dinner officially started. Great service - servicer was knowledgeable about all of the items on the menu; person assigned to refill water glasses and clear the table after each course was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jane T
Reviewed 20 September 2018

My wife and I went to Ella for Happy Hour and ate outside on a warm almost fall afternoon. We ordered the oysters, beets, deviled eggs, caeser salad and two desserts and they were all excellent. Along with two cocktails each, the bill was just...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank chaslin19
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19 April 2017|
Response from RobbNevadaCity | Reviewed this property |
V loud when the pols arrive, if you get there 5pm at start of happy hour it's ok and the pols haven't stolen the WSJ.
26 September 2016|
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Response from Evita_1957 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they open for lunch
15 December 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1131 K St, Sacramento, CA 95814-3904
    (12th Street)
  • Public Transportation: Cathedral Square Lite Rail stop 100 yards. Bus stops one block in either direction from K Street.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +1 916-443-3772
  • E-mail
In the heart of Downtown, the family behind The Kitchen and Selland's Market Café brings you the region’s most relaxed and elegant destination, Ella Dining Room and Bar. Ella offers warm, welcoming ambiance in an inspiring space that evokes effortless European rustic luxury. Our design team from Amsterdam has created an environment that is modern yet timeless, dramatic yet comforting. Ella brings together the finest quality local farm to fork ingredients from this bountiful region to create authentic and honest fine food that nourishes body and soul. Chef and Owner Randall Selland and family invite you to savor the joys of friends, family, and great food and wine. Service is gracious and refined. Ella has signature handcrafted cocktails, an eclectic and impressive wine list, and a fresh seafood bar. We specialize in Private Parties. Perfect for business lunches, celebration dinners, and everyday enjoyment. Walking distance from Convention Center, Capitol, theaters, and hotels. Located in America''s Farm to Fork Capital, Sacramento, in the city's "The Kay" District.
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