With the COVID-19 pandemic still lingering on into 2021, safety is still of utmost importance to many restaurants, as well as their patrons. Although a vaccine is on the way to the general public, social distancing guidelines will be in effect for the foreseeable future nationwide.
If you're a lover of all things food and drink, you know that finding compliant eateries can be difficult. We've got you covered with a list of eight dining spots in Fair Oaks that are operating in some capacity under the laws of the local government.
Takeout is available for pickup at Carmelita's. Currently, the hot item being offered is the delicious, family-style fajita pack, which can feed two to three or four to five people, featuring meat choices of grilled chicken, pork, carnitas, steak, or shrimp, and accompanied by homemade condiments, including sour cream, guacamole, rice, beans, salsa, and chips.
Voted as the “Best Mexican Restaurant of 2018” by KCRA's Sacramento A-list, Carmelita’s is a family-owned Mexican restaurant with locations in Northern California in Roseville and Fair Oaks. Known for their community-driven roots and traditional Mexican cuisine, Carmelita’s has become an established destination favorite in Sacramento.
With the new regional mandates that have rolled out in December 2020, Brahma Bar & Grill is taking precautions by temporarily closing through the end of 2020. However, this allows for the patio expansion to continue, with construction efforts focusing on covering the space and heating it.
Brahma Bar & Grill plans to add a few new menu items in the New Year, as well. More information on the reopening to come in 2021.
Brahma Bar & Grill prides itself on providing outstanding dishes and cocktails to warm the soul and lift the heart.
10239 Fair Oaks Blvd., Suite D, Fair Oaks, CA 95628
Takeout is available for pickup at Fair Oaks Brew Pub. While the pub is known for its vast selection of craft beer, signature libations, and wine choices, it also features an extensive menu. The pub's artisan pizzas are not your average pizza. Using fresh ingredients, the brew pub offers six different options. Additionally, there are plenty of burgers and sandwiches to choose from, as well as small plates.
Takeout is available for online ordering. Wild Rooster Bistro's fare is traditionally Mexican and utilizes fresh, local produce.
The menu celebrates the rich culinary traditions of Mexico, featuring simple, flavorful entrees like Chile Relleno, baked (not fried)—everything has a California twist to it, making the experience truly unique.
Takeout is available. Sunflower specializes in vegetarian food, with vegan and gluten-free options. They are famous for their Nut Burgers and Nutty Tacos. The winter menu includes its award-winning vegetarian chili with cornbread, taco salads, chili dogs, and chili burgers.
Takeout and curbside pickup are available. Back by popular demand, O Cafe Fair Oaks Village is offering its famous clam chowder. Additionally, chocolate cheesecakes are available in 3-, 6-, and 9-inch sizes. Current hours of operation are Tuesday - Thursday, 7 a.m. - 5 p.m., Friday - Saturday, 7 a.m. - 6 p.m., and Sunday, 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
O Cafe Fair Oaks Village is a family-owned, French-style cafe and bistro in the heart of The Old Fair Oaks Village. The menu rotates seasonally, with everything made from scratch in house.
The Olive Branch recommends ordering online for takeout, using its website. It remains open for takeout Thursday - Sunday, 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
The Olive Branch family is in love with high-quality food and coffee. They pride themselves in caring about the people who produce the food and the places it comes from. They have dedicated their lives to promoting a real understanding of high quality.