Gluten-free eats in Sacramento, CA

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A fresh gluten-free pastry from Pushkin’s Bakery | Photo by @holistic.amanda

We’re firm believers that muffin compares to biting into a warm cinnamon sugar donut or sinking our teeth into a crispy BLT. But part of the fun comes from seeing others enjoy those things, too.

If you or someone you know deals with Celiac Disease, gluten intolerance, or you’re just not feeling wheat —you know that finding gluten-free options can be tricky.

To that, we say — piece of cake. These are five local eateries with gluten-free offerings that, gluten intolerance or not, we think everyone will enjoy.
💯 Fully gluten-free:

You can order everything + anything off the menu with confidence.

Pushkin’s Bakery | 1820 29th St. + 1220 Roseville Pkwy., Roseville

  • Family-owned bakery with a completely gluten-free menu
  • Hours vary by location
  • Try this: New Yorker sandwich made with cashew pepper jack cheese + homemade gluten-free bread

Sibling by Pushkin’s |1813 Capitol Ave.

  • A Pushkin’s establishment that offers gluten-free and vegan versions of brunch classics
  • 8 a.m.-3 p.m., open seven days a week
  • Try this: Shakshuka bowl with spiced tomato sauce + baked eggs

Babes Ice Cream & Donuts | 2417 J St.

  • Another Pushkin’s Bakery establishment that serves vegan and gluten-free dessert with a monthly rotating menu
  • 8 a.m.-9 a.m., open seven days a week
  • Try this: The fluffy apple fritter + decadent tiramisu ice cream

✅ Gluten-free options + substitutions available:

Tread carefully, celiacs — may have cross-contamination.

Mikuni Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar | Multiple locations

  • Local chain that has a separate, dedicated gluten-free menu
  • Hours vary by location
  • Try this: Refreshing aerojet roll with cucumber and tuna

Tower Café | 1518 Broadway

  • Global cuisine with a great selection of gluten-free options
  • Monday + Tuesday 8 a.m.-3 p.m.; Wednesday, Thursday, and Sunday 8 a.m.-9 p.m.; Friday and Saturday 8 a.m.-10 p.m.
  • Try this: Thai green curry with sautéed chicken + steamed rice

Did we miss one of your favorite spots? Let us know.

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