We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Sassafras Eclectic Food Joint

1500 Old Hot Springs Rd, Carson City, NV 89706-0602
+1 775-884-4471
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (12 reviews)
“salad” (15 reviews)
“fried chicken” (4 reviews)
Closed Now
American, Bar, International, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1500 Old Hot Springs Rd, Carson City, NV 89706-0602
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (94)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 94 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Invited out by family to Sassafras and I was pleasantly surprised. Great food,excellent service and great entertainment to boot.

Thank hydindser
Reviewed 2 January 2018

We've taken the short drive to carson city many times but this place is tucked in off college parkway. We were surprised to find nearby, not only the restaurant and bar but also a brewery and hot springs pool. Talk about a hidden gem!!! The...More

Thank magnoliaeleven
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Definitely a different kind of place and different menu. Food was all good and I’d recommend the black bean soup which had a little kick to it and the turkey breast sandwich but with the bbq sauce on the side. Prices aren’t cheap but portions...More

Thank Banny9949
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Yearning for something completely different? Check this place out. We ordered our meals from this place from the brewpub nextdoor. Interesting menu with delicious twists on ordinary burgers and tacos, and many other homemade favorites. It’s like having a picnic in a brewpub. We called...More

Thank BryanReese
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Found Sassafras Eclectic Food Joint right nextdoor to Shoe Tree Brewing Company in Carson City. Killed two birds with one stone, so to speak. Okay food, okay beer.

Thank Bob P
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Lots of things to look at on the walls. The interior has all natural wood ceiling , beams, and walls. I am not that sensitive to smell, but there was something musky that I sensed. The place was almost empty , but the waitress took...More

Thank 97Rick
Reviewed 26 September 2017

My colleagues and I often go here for lunch. It is fairly quick and the food selection is great. The decor is off beat which makes it a fun spot.

Thank Judy D
Reviewed 25 August 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed Sassafras when it was on the main drag in Carson, and were happy to see it reopen after being evicted from its original site. Our first visit to the new site was OK; we hoped they would improve with time. They didn't....More

Thank Kalamariverrat
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We had a great dinner. The menu is huge and the atmosphere is great. The server we had was awesome and so was the meal. We will definitely be going back.

Thank Kelly C
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

As advertised inside decor is eclectic Lots of locals Excellent selection of beers Wine very reasonably priced Had the Alamo Malbec for $7 Fabulous calamari with three sauces including a smokey chipotle I had the wonderful cinnamon and nutmeg brined fried chicken With chorizo gravy...More

Thank RangerRik54
Nearby HotelsSee all 17 hotels in Carson City
Days Inn Carson City
549 reviews
1.67 km away
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Carson City
331 reviews
1.97 km away
Hampton Inn & Suites Carson City
686 reviews
2.23 km away
Gold Dust West Carson City
261 reviews
2.43 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Villa Basque Cafe
64 reviews
.98 km away
Z Bistro
47 reviews
1.01 km away
Joanie's Creekside Cafe
22 reviews
.59 km away
Nearby Attractions
Chocolate Nugget Candy Factory
17 reviews
3.14 km away
Nevada State Museum
338 reviews
3.22 km away
Nevada State Capitol Building
118 reviews
3.51 km away
Governor's Mansion
49 reviews
3.42 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Sassafras Eclectic Food Joint staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$27
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1500 Old Hot Springs Rd, Carson City, NV 89706-0602
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Carson City
  • Phone Number: +1 775-884-4471
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
Looking for a great restaurant?
Our global travel community is ready to help.
Join TripAdvisor