The 9 Best American Restaurants In Citrus Heights

Updated: June 10, 2022

Looking for the best American restaurants in Citrus Heights? These are our top choices for gumbo and fried chicken. We analyzed millions of reviews from the top local sites to compile This list of top American restaurants. If glasses of bloody mary and plates of crawfish sound like a good time head to these fantastic options in Citrus Heights.

Find the perfect American restaurant

Angry Chickz

American, $$, Birdcage HeightsAmerican, $$Citrus Heights, Birdcage Heights
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Sammy's Restaurant & Bar

American, $$, NorthwestAmerican, $$Citrus Heights, Northwest
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Crepes & Burgers

American, $$, Sunrise RanchAmerican, $$Citrus Heights, Sunrise Ranch
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Village Pizza & Cafe

Pizza, $, Sunrise RanchPizza, $Citrus Heights, Sunrise Ranch
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Black Bear Diner Citrus Heights

American, $$, Birdcage HeightsAmerican, $$Citrus Heights, Birdcage Heights
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Boston's Restaurant & Sports Bar

American, $$, Birdcage HeightsAmerican, $$Citrus Heights, Birdcage Heights
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

Perkos Cafe and Grill

American, $$, Sylvan Old Auburn RoadAmerican, $$Citrus Heights, Sylvan Old Auburn Road
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

Fireside Bowling Cafe

American, Rusch ParkAmericanCitrus Heights, Rusch Park
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.0

California Burgers

American, $$, Rusch ParkAmerican, $$Citrus Heights, Rusch Park
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.0

What gets a restaurant into the top 10?

Figuring out the best American restaurants can take awhile. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 6627 restaurants in Citrus Heights, 823905 restaurant reviews, and exactly 339 lists and articles from experts at and more. All with some boam magic. These top contenders have appeared in . Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their available services, so you can stay safe on your terms. Our site gets no money for featuring restaurants in this list – everyone’s earned their place. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Frequently asked questions

California Fish Grill, Angry Chickz, and Sam Classic Burgers are the highest-rated American restaurants that are good for groups in Citrus Heights.

Sammy's Restaurant & Bar, Crepes & Burgers, and Black Bear Diner Citrus Heights are vegetarian-friendly American restaurants in Citrus Heights.

There are 43 American restaurants in Citrus Heights.

Yummy Tummy, California Fish Grill, and Angry Chickz are the highest-rated American restaurants for take-out in Citrus Heights.

Yummy Tummy, California Fish Grill, and Angry Chickz are some of the highest-rated late-night American spots in Citrus Heights.

Drink pairing tips

  • Pair fried chicken with Kentucky 75

    To elevate your fried chicken experience, we recommend some Kentucky 75 to go with your dish. This pairing works especially well because this cocktail cuts the fat of the fried skin.

  • Chardonnay with your shellfish

    When enjoying shellfish, it’s suggested you pair it with a glass of strong and acidicChardonnay, a white wine that balances richness with acidity

  • The best drink pairing for grilled burger

    Finding the ideal drink pairing for grilled burger can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some cocktail, particularly a glass of Margarita. This, sweet, cocktail balances the spicy and salty grilled burger.

Did you know?

  • The world record from Paraguay

    A little hot dog never hurt anybody! The size of the longest hot dog might surprise you, coming in at 668 feet 8 inches! How big of a kitchen do you need to make that?

  • The Chicago Hot Dog Festival

    Perhaps you want to try something new out, have you considered a Chicago Hot Dog Festival? Give it some thought. Every year in Chicago, Illinois, thousands of people attend the festival, adding to the appeal of the already charming city.

  • Name a more iconic duo: Spanish granache & mac and cheese

    Experts recommend pairing mac and cheese with Spanish granache to complement the food’s greasy and salty notes with the ripe, fruity sweet flavors of the drink.

Parking information

Parking in Citrus Heights can be notoriously tough. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen American spot.

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