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The Old Spaghetti Factory

1910 J St, Sacramento, CA 95811-3012
+1 916-443-2862
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good43%
  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“spaghetti” (46 reviews)
“mizithra” (15 reviews)
“spumoni” (11 reviews)
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Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1910 J St, Sacramento, CA 95811-3012
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was in town briefly and called a friend for lunch. She recommended a place close to where she was located and it was the Spaghetti Factory. Ambiance was excellent, service was very good and the food was delicious. A very enjoyable lunch and brief...More

Thank BozemanDave
Reviewed 3 January 2018

This is a very popular spot, especially on a Sat. evening. Parking is an issue but our relatives were able to get there ahead of us and get in line for a table. Food is great!!

Thank ArroyoGrandeJonsmom
Reviewed 2 January 2018

This was a great, casual choice for a multi-generational family with a toddler. The menu is varied with items for those who love pasta, gluten-free people, and low-carb folks. There is even a children's menu. Everyone was able to find something that they wanted for...More

Thank patsyannie
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Food was really good, but atmosphere was gloomy, really extra dark as if they were not using all the lights. Service was a bit whacked, things were forgotton on our order..we had to ask multiple times! When it came time to pay, the person handling...More

Thank swaaha
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant around 8pm and they were still very busy. We were seated quickly and the waiter was there offering drinks. The salad and soup arrived quickly and we enjoyed our pasta. I ordered lasagna and it was a large portion and it...More

Thank debs0712
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Haven't been at the Spaghetti Factory in over a decade. Still feels the same with good food, good service and the facility is clean and inviting.

Thank Fred K
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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

I've been to three Old Spaghetti Factories. The one in downtown Sacramento area is probably the best. Great atmosphere and as always, great food. The four of us took up a table in the bar area. We ordered a few drinks, laughed, and had our...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 10 October 2017

A friend and I went to dinner here for the first time. It is a very interesting restaurant with lots to look at. I am gluten free, but I decided not to make an issue of it as I love Chicken Parmesan. We both ordered...More

Thank Christine K
Reviewed 26 September 2017

They really did a good job making the restaurant a cozy and interesting place to eat and I like the concept of many choices on the menu. We were 2 families there, so I got to taste 4-5 different pasta dishes and it just wasn't...More

Thank Kytting
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

This is our go to place for comfort food. I always get tortellini and my husband chose linguini with white sauce this time. Our meals came with warm sour dough bread and garlic butter and choice or salad or minestrone soup. Our server, Stephen, whom...More

Thank ihavemilestogo
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16 May 2017|
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Response from paulatate | Reviewed this property |
Just take J street to downtown. Time of day can matter of how long it takes 5 pm may take a little longer. Parking can be more difficult on weekends but we have always found parking. Just give yourself time.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1910 J St, Sacramento, CA 95811-3012
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +1 916-443-2862
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