Where to Throw a Party

An unforgettable birthday party, bridal shower, anniversary gala, engagement bash or office party starts with finding the best party spot or private room in Sacramento.

Updated: October 22, 2004

Birthday Party

From tasty tapas to Mediterranean eats, find the best spots for a blowout celebration.

Paragary's Bar & Oven

1401 28th St, Sacramento, CA 95816

For a group of 30, rent the outdoor courtyard of this New-European bistro and blow out your candles under the stars.

Celestins Restaurant & Voodou Lounge

1815 K St, Sacramento, CA 95814

The festive colors and grooving DJs make a perfect birthday backdrop for sharing exotic tapas and minty mojitos.

Fat City Bar & Cafe

1001 Front St, Sacramento, CA 95814

Celebrate with your best friends at this nostalgic eatery that serves hearty fare big enough to share.

Work Party

Find after-work locales for coworkers, whether it's sipping margaritas off the clock or relaxing with some cool jazz.

Broiler Steak House

1201 K St, Sacramento, CA 95814

Rent the private Captain's Room and dine on grilled steaks and sip fine wine with coworkers at this upscale steakhouse.

Centro Cocina Mexicana

2730 J St, Sacramento, CA 95816

Have a lively fiesta with your work pals over tangy margaritas in the back room at this popular Mexican restaurant.

Sky Bar Cafe

908 15th St, Sacramento, CA 95814

The jazz pianists and crisp martinis at this classy eatery make for a perfect place to relax after the nine-to-five grind.

Lemon Grass

601 Munroe St, Sacramento, CA 95658

Gather your office buddies and dine on authentic Vietnamese and Thai cuisine in the 16-person private dining room.

Bachelor/Bachelorette Party

Planning a wild night? Party on a sushi bus with your best friends or grind with sexy singles at a bar.

Harlow's Restaurant & Night

2708 J St, Sacramento, CA 95816

Puff on a cigar and dance your tail off with a see-and-be-seen crowd at this swanky '30s-style nightclub.

Mikuni Japanese Restaurant and Sushi Bar

1530 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95814

Rent the plush, painted sushi bus and cruise the town while a sushi chef serves delicacies and sake.

The Press Club

2030 P St, Sacramento, CA 95814

The intimate house-party vibe, hot singles and retro hits at this club create the right setting for a wild celebration.

Graduation Party

School's out, so celebrate with family and friends over drinks and dinner at one of these spots.

Aioli Bodega Espanola

1800 L St, Sacramento, CA 95814

A menu of authentic tapas and pitchers of sangria make this Spanish eatery a perfect place for family-style dining.

Brew It Up-Brewery & Grill

801 14th St, Sacramento, CA 95814

Toast your best college buds in the back room after taking one last "class" with the brewing experts here.

Esquire Grill

1213 K St, Sacramento, CA 95814

Families and friends can celebrate in the fireplace-warmed Esquire Room, available for private parties, at this swanky steakhouse.