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Best Food and Drink of El Dorado County and the Foothills

05/03/2018 03:35PM

The Independent Restaurant and Bar

629 Main Street, Placerville  //  530-344-7645  //  independentplacerville.com

The Independent presents an outstanding American fusion menu and a top-tier full bar. The scratch kitchen uses only the freshest, finest ingredients creating exceptional grill and seafood entrées. The bar prides itself on artisanal cocktails, fresh-squeezed juices and house-made mixers. Beautiful outdoor patio!


Casa Ramos Mexican Restaurant

6840 Green Leaf Dr. Placerville  //  530-622-2303  //  www.casaramos.net

HUNGRY? Welcome to Casa Ramos, enjoy the RAMOS family recipes. Ranging from authentic classics like carne asada, chicken mole, and Borrego (lamb shank) to Mexican-American favorites like nachos, chimichangas and oversized burritos! Whichever dish chosen, you will leave satisfied!


Thai Unique

1160 Broadway Placerville  //  530-621-9559  //  thaiunique.net

Thai Unique offers El Dorado County Foothills’ Best Thai Cuisine as voted by Style readers every year! Come enjoy lunch or dinner or even a take home meal to savor. Indulge your senses in the freshest seafood, meats and vegetables perfectly prepared with exotic spices. 


Bricks Eats & Drinks


482 Main Street Placerville  //  530-344-7757  //  www.bricksonmainstreet.com

Great Food and Drink meet at Bricks!   Gourmet crafted burgers, satisfying salads and hearty dishes will be sure to delight all appetites!  Bring friends and family to dine in our uniquely casual atmosphere, or relax at the bar with a cocktail and a savory appetizer!


Snooks Chocolate Factory

731 Sutter Street Historic Folsom, CA  //  916-985-0620  //  www.snookscandies.com

A Family of Candy Makers since 1963. With 3 generations of candy makers, Snooks continues the tradition of producing the finest freshly made confections on site in Historic Folsom. Come visit us or shop online!


Cascada Restaurant & Cantina


384 Main Street Placerville  //  530-344-7757  //  cascadainplacerville.com

Cascada is your Main Street Placerville destination for the finest Mexican Cuisine and Best Cocktails.  Stop by and take in the Bell Tower views while enjoying an authentic south of the border delight and a handcrafted cocktail! See why we are consistently voted a favorite by Style readers.


Julian’s Patisserie & Cafe

6610 Folsom Auburn Rd., Ste. 7 Folsom, CA  //  916-936-4735  //  www.julianscafe.com

We specialize in European inspired Breakfast Pastries, Crepes, and Desserts!  Everything is made in house by our exceptional culinary team. We value quality and freshness as the most important part of our product! Mention Style and receive 15% off of your order


Heyday Café

325 Main Street Placerville  //  530-626-9700  //  heydaycafe.com

Celebrating their 12th year in business, Heyday Café has been voted Best Overall Restaurant,  Best Salad Place, Best Casual Restaurant and Best Wine Bar! Heyday Café presents fresh California cuisine with international influences. Lunch 7 days and dinner 6 nights a week. Pouring over 40 wines! Reservations are encouraged.


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