Private Events

Fiesta Sacramento!

Host your event with us right in the heart of Downtown Sacramento.
Polanco Cantina is a vibrant, contemporary downtown Sacramento Mexican restaurant & bar serving lunch, dinner, weekend brunch, and weekday happy hour. Polanco features Mexican-inspired familiar favorites and celebrates the rich bounty of California. Located in Downtown Commons (DOCO) and overlooking the Golden 1 Center, Polanco is the place for Mexican fare and festivities.

Types of Event Bookings

Polanco offers a variety of event types to meet the needs of any gathering! We are a great option to kick-off your time in downtown or a perfect ending to an evening. Below is a brief description of the events we typically host.

MIXER

(15-30 guests)

A menu of various starters – akin to a classic “Happy Hour” event. We offer pitchers of our Polanco Margarita (with optional flavors) and house Paloma as well as an extensive selection of cocktails. This option is best for maximizing the social aspect of your event. Also a great option when trying to avoid a full sit-down dinner. | Reservation for 2 hours
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BANQUET

(15-30 guests)

This option includes a seated dinner with dedicated service. Select from two prix fixe menus which include choice of entrees. Every banquet begins with family style starters followed by salad course, entree, and our Polanco churros to complete the evening. Additional starters or pitchers of our Polanco Margarita (with optional flavors) and house Paloma are available. Guests are also welcome to order individual drinks from our extensive selection of cocktails | Reservation for 2 hours with a dedicated server
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COMBINATION

(15-30 guests)

The best of both worlds, this event includes a built-in mixer with heavy appetizers followed by a seated dinner. Select from two prix fixe menus which include choice of entrees. Additional starters or pitchers of our Polanco Margarita (with optional flavors) and house Paloma are available. Guests are also welcome to order individual drinks from our extensive selection of cocktails. | Reservation for 3 hours with a dedicated server

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PATIO RENTAL

Seasonal  (40-60 Guests)

Enjoy the view of the Downtown Commons plaza and the wonderful weather available to us in Sacramento. Our covered patio is ideal for a spring/summer gathering. This option can be customized as any of the above options. | Reservation for 4 hours with dedicated server

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BUY-OUT

Up to 150 Guests

Enjoy the entirety of Polanco Cantina in this private party option. The event structure can fall into any of the above described types. Customization is available and can be discussed more fully with our event coordinator. | Reservation for 4 hours with dedicated staff

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Next Steps

Once you have an idea of the type of event and the menu you would like, please fill out the following form. Once the form has been completed an event coordinator will reach out with final details as well as an event contract form to formally reserve your event space.

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