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Ella Dining Room & Bar

1131 K St, Sacramento, CA 95814-3904
+1 916-443-3772
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“bone marrow” (18 reviews)
“oysters” (24 reviews)
“salmon” (27 reviews)
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1131 K St, Sacramento, CA 95814-3904
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Reviewed 4 days ago

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

Thank chaslin19
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food great and service was excellent. Set on a corner so easy to find. If you are staying at one of the hotels in the area, like the Hyatt, it is easy to walk to.

Thank mjg0vednik
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I try to visit Ella at least once a year. We aim for August, which Lobster Month at Ella, which is one of the two crowning eateries in the Selland group. (The other is The Kitchen.) The restaurant is located downtown at...More

Thank Ramblingirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is everything you can want in a really good restaurant. The atmosphere is classy, the staff incredibly well-trained and professional, and the menu is a treat. The wine list is impressive, with exotic bottles and a final page devoted to recommended "bargain" wines. The...More

1  Thank Fred A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place was an exceptional place for fine dining. Open atmosphere, excellent customer service, and fantastic food. We were celebrating a friend's birthday party and the food was as celebratory as the event. Dishes are beautifully presented, taste was flavorful and I would go again...More

Thank Wanda B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Delicious delicious bone marrow, i don't care whether you're going for lunch or dinner, give it a tray. It was one of the highlights of the trip, stopping by Ella's for lunch and having the bone marrow, I enjoyed it that much. Its not a...More

Thank Dereck W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Taylor, our server, pushed this review from a 4 to 5 star. She was so knowledgeable about everything! The farms that supplied produce, a great red from Argentina, and a special cocktail she had made! The fried chicken, yes I know what you’re thinking, was...More

Thank bballwey
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to Ella a number of times with my husband and sometimes with a couple of friends so I did not know that a party of eight was going to be a problem. The oysters were good but it took 45 minutes to...More

1  Thank Venita M
SellandFamily, Marketing Specialist at Ella Dining Room & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Venita, Thank you for your feedback. We apologize for your recent experience as this is not the quality of service we would like our guests to receive or that we expect of ourselves. If you could please provide the best contact information, we would...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018

Open, brightly lighted dining room, very good service, excellent food. Very modern and congenial; really a delightful surprise given the downtrodden state of Sacramento generally. A bit pricey, but highly recommended.

Thank Stephen John R
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Interesting menu selections, great food, outstanding service and great wine list. Sacramento has been stepping up there fine dining selections and Ella is one of the restaurants leading the way.

Thank Greg L
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Questions & Answers
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, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene
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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