Jamie's Broadway Grille

Ranked #19 of 116 for Best New American

Ranked #55 of 125 for Best Burger

Jamie's Broadway Grille 427 Broadway Sacramento CA
20+ total votes
Is this your business?
Manage this page

Tips from Voters

  • This is my favorite eating spot and bar in all of California. And I am a foodie. Jamie's may look like a dive on the outside and a western saloon on the inside, but the food, the people, the bar, and Jamie his ol' self are all top shelf. Jamie is tall, lanky, and amiable and does the cooking himself. Jamie's is not open on the weekends because Jamie is in the kitchen prepping for the upcoming week. Unless I bring a group, I always eat at the bar. In fact, it's the only bar my wife will sit at to eat. The three main bartenders (whom I know, at least) Alan, Chrissy, and Matt are outstanding, friendly, funny and mnemonic marvels. The bar crowd is a predominantly "locals" crowd, including some of our lesser known capitol folks and media types. The food is all you could ask for and they will serve it your way upon request. Everything is cooked fresh every day. My favorite lunch there is a hot, open face turkey sandwich with mashed potatoes and gravy. The whole turkey is roasted that day and the taters are real, creamy, and tasty as is the homemade gravy. I like all dark meat for my sandwich and extra gravy to treat my ailing heart. No problem, no rolling eyes, just a cheerful, "Sure!" when I order. Their calamari dinner features actual calamari steaks and not tentacles and rings. Two large steaks, deep fried or sautéed as you wish. If you are at the bar and want the steaks cut into strips and deep fried, served with cocktail sauce or tartar sauce or both, as an appetizer to go with your martini...It's not on the menu but I asked and "Sure, no problem!" One day, for lunch, I asked if I could have the calamari steak put on a toasted hamburger bun with melted American cheese and tartar sauce (a first for them) and got a cheerful "Sure, no problem!" And a couple of years ago, Jamie's won the Sacramento competition for The Best Club Sandwich, traditional division. Jamie's has specials every day, written on a small chalk board, as well as a regular cardboard menu. The chalkboard listings are wiped off the board as they run out that day. The smoked brisket sandwich is a big lunchtime favorite and quite a few fish entrées are available every day. If you've never had Jamie's crabcakes, you haven't had crabcakes....unless you're from Maryland. For the most part, the food is good ol' comfort food as made by yore ma...if your ma went to CordonBleu but didn't succumb to using all the exotic spices no one carries in their home kitchen. All ingredients and produce are exceedingly fresh, the food prepared daily and expertly, the service first rate and the patrons a nice local mix of youngish and age-qualified.

    Vote: BEST New American

  • I've never had a bad meal here. And I mean never.

    Vote: BEST New American

  • excellent food!

    Vote: BEST New American

  • Top quality ingredients.

    Vote: BEST New American

  • Great food and THE BEST clam chowder ever!!!!!!!! Great service with a smile!

    Vote: BEST Burger

  • The best in the state!

    Vote: BEST Burger

  • This place was on Diners, Drive-In's and Dives!! I love this place!!!

    Vote: BEST New American

  • And the smoked prime rib is phenomenal!

    Vote: BEST Burger

  • Great place, try the Rueben!

    Vote: BEST Burger

  • best bbq sauce ever! They make it themselves

    Vote: BEST Steakhouse

Load More Tips

2015 KCRA 3 A-List: Important Dates

Mar 2nd
Nominations Open
Mar 9th
Voting Begins
Apr 26th
Last Week of Voting
May 3rd
Voting Ends
May 18th
Winners Announced
KCRA 3: Get Social!
×

Jamie's Broadway Grille - 1 location

Sections
Arts and Entertainment
Auto
Beauty
Casino Entertainment
Cheap Eats
Fashion
Great Meals
Health and Fitness
Local Flavor
Nightlife
Pets
Shopping
Specialty Food and Drink
Weddings
Contest Tools
Business Owners
Past Winners
Top Voters
A-List Restaurant Bracket Challenge
Sitemap
Information
FAQs / Help
Contest Rules
How it Works - Deals
CityVoter Blog
About
The KCRA 3 A-List is a contest featuring more than 9,217 local businesses competing to be named best. YOUR votes determine the outcome. Voting ends Sunday, May 3rd

Connect with KCRA 3 A-List

@SacAList