Places to Eat & Drink: Auburn, CA

Conveniently located along the I-80 corridor and surrounding the Hwy. 49 intersection, Auburn is a popular stopping point for travelers heading to – and from – the Northern Lake Tahoe and Reno, Nevada areas. The town boasts many big-town quality eateries and fine dining as well as bars, wine bars and breweries.

Below is a list of sit-down restaurants and bars with the name of each linking to their respective Yelp! page for information, phone number and directions.

Enjoy Auburn!



Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar – American, Burgers, Bar

Auburn Alehouse – Pub, American

Awful Annie’s Restaurant – Breakfast & Brunch, American, Desserts

Black Bear Diner – Diner, Breakfast & Brunch, American

Burgerim – Burgers, Sandwiches, Desserts

Bootleggers Old Town Tavern & Grill – American

Brookside Grill – Burgers, American, Buffet

Burger King (Lincoln Way) – Burgers, Fast Food

Burger & Cream – Burgers, Sandwiches, Desserts

Carl’s Jr. – Burgers, Fast Food

Carpe Vino – American, French, Wine Bar

Chick-Fil-A – Fast Food, Chicken

The Club Car – American, Bar

Denny’s – Diner, American, Breakfast & Brunch

Dingus McGee’s Restaurant – American, Steakhouse, Seafood

The Dive – Burgers, Sandwiches

Frenchy’s Gold Country Cafe – Cafe

Ikeda’s California Country Market – Burgers, Fruits & Veggies, Grocery

In-N-Out Burger – Burgers, Fast Food

KFC (Lincoln Ave.) – Fast Food, Chicken

KFC (Hwy. 49/Grass Valley Hwy.) – Fast Food, Chicken

Jack-In-The-Box (Lincoln Way) – Burgers, Fast Food

Jack-In-The-Box (Hwy. 49/Grass Valley Hwy.) – Burgers, Fast Food

Local Heroes – Burgers

Max’s – Breakfast & Brunch, American, Bar

McDonald’s (Lincoln Way) – Fast Food, Burgers

McDonald’s (Bell Rd.) – Fast Food, Burgers

The Monkey Cat – American, Seafood, Bar

Old Town Grill – Breakfast & Brunch, American

Original Mel’s Diner – Diner, Breakfast & Brunch, American, Burgers

Pelicans Roost Fish & Chips – Seafood

The Ridge Bar & Grill – American, Bar

Sierra Grill – American, Diner, Breakfast & Brunch

Sizzler – Steakhouse, Seafood

Tap & Vine – American, Brewery, Wine Bar

The Wiener Works – Hot Dogs

Wienerschnitzel – Hot Dogs, Burgers, Fast Food

Wingstop – Chicken Wings


Auburn Thai Garden – Thai, Vegetarian

Chang Brothers Chinese Restaurant – Chinese

Hanami Sushi – Sushi

Happy Wok – Chinese

Liu Mandarin Kitchen – Chinese

Ninja Sushi – Sushi

Panda Express – Chinese, Fast Food

Pho King Good – Vietnamese, Noodles, Vegetarian

Royal Thai – Thai, Vegan, Gluten-Free

Star Thai Cuisine – Thai

Sum’s Mongolian Bar-B-Que – Chinese, Mongolian

Szechuan Restaurant – Szechuan

Twin Dragon Mandarin Cuisine – Chinese, Noodles


Baked & Brewed – Coffee & Tea, Sandwiches, Bakery

La Bou Express – Coffee & Tea, Bakery, Sandwiches

New Dawn Bakery – Coffee & Tea, Gluten-Free, Bakery


Dickey’s Barbecue Pit – BBQ

Sierra Grill Smokehouse – BBQ, Smokehouse

Smokey Pit Barbecue Texas Style – BBQ

Breakfast & Lunch

Edelweiss (High St.) – Breakfast & Brunch

Edelweiss 2 (Sacramento St.) – Breakfast & Brunch

Katrina’s Cafe – Breakfast & Brunch

Mom’s Kitchen – Breakfast & Brunch

Nancy’s Cafe – Breakfast & Brunch

Sweetpeas – Breakfast & Brunch


Beach Hut Deli – Deli

Dewitt Deli – Deli

Eric’s Home Plate – Hot Dogs, Sandwiches, Soup

Garden of Eat’n – Salads, Sandwiches, Wraps

Little Belgium Deli & Beer Bar – Deli, Beer, Vegan

Max’s Deli & Catering – Deli, Sandwiches

Mr. Pickle’s Sandwich Shop – Sandwiches, Salad, Soup

Panera Bread – Sandwiches, Salads, Soups

Sourdough & Company – Sandwiches, Salads, Soups

Subway (Lincoln Way) – Sandwiches

Subway (Auburn Plaza) – Sandwiches

Subway (Auburn-Folsom Rd.) – Sandwiches

TOGO’s – Sandwiches, Deli


Gaia’s Basket – Deli, Grocery, Healthy Market

Nectar Cafe – Vegetarian, Juice Bars & Smoothies

The Healthy Habit – Salad, Sandwiches, Cafe


String’s Italian Cafe – Italian, Pizza

Tre Pazzi Trattoria – Italian

Mexican/Latin American

Burritos Jalisco – Mexican, Fast Food, Latin American

Cafe Delicias (Lincoln Way) – Mexican

Cafe Delicias (Hwy. 49/Grass Valley Hwy.) – Mexican

Chevy’s Fresh Mex – Mexican, Bar

Chipotle Mexican Grill – Mexican, Fast Food

Costa Vida Fresh Mexican Grill – Mexican

Cruzin’ Fusion Taqueria – Mexican

El Agave Taqueria – Mexican

El Portal Taqueria – Mexican, Latin American, Seafood

Flaming Burrito Grill – Mexican, Salads

Jimboy’s Tacos – Mexican, Fast Food

Joe Caribe – Caribbean, Latin American, Gluten-Free

Maria’s Mexican Tacos – Mexican

Pollo Asado Mr. Jimmy – Mexican

Taco Bell (Auburn Ravine) – Mexican, Fast Food

Taco Bell (Hwy. 49/Grass Valley Hwy.) – Mexican, Fast Food

Taco Tree – Mexican, Fast Food

Taqueria La Herradura – Mexican

Tio Pepe Mexican Restaurant & Cantina – Mexican


MOD Pizza – Pizza, Fast Food

Mountain Mike’s Pizza – Pizza

Old Town Pizza – Pizza

Original Pete’s Pizza, Pasta & Grill – Pizza, American

Pizza Express – Pizza, Sandwiches

Pizza Express (Maidu) – Pizza

Round Table Pizza – Pizza