We care mightily about what we do and how we do it. We have a genuine love for our business and a desire to make people happy. We enjoy creating lasting memories.

To our ourselves To our team To our guests To our community

We use the best available and most appropriate products for each purpose.

Our goal is to elevate your guests experience through warm, friendly, and comfortable hospitality. We work with our family and our friends, so employees embrace our culture. We are for you and your guests.

Our high caliber staff works as a team to anticipate guest’s needs. We continuously train our staff which is ultimately reflected in superior guest service.
Sweet Baby Ray's Barbecue Elk Grove is proud to offer some of the finest barbecue anywhere. Our restaurant features all of the smoky favorites from the original Sweet Baby Ray's as well as an expanded menu including steaks and seafood. The location seats over 195 people with full service and bar. A private dining room with capacity for 35 guests is available and when weather permits an outdoor patio can accommodate another 68 patrons. Carryout is available with a separate carryout entrance located on the east side of our building.

Our kitchen, supervised by award-winning competition pitmaster Chef Duce Raymond, is open for lunch and dinner and all menu items are prepared to order. We have worked hard to develop a unique menu, a great concept and outstanding food and service. Through thoughtful planning and care, our goal is to offer high quality food at fair prices with the hope and expectation that you will tell your friends and come back soon.

Our guests repeatedly tell us that our appetizers, salads, sides, entrees and housemade signature desserts, like our barbecue, are superb and delicious. Sweet Baby Ray's staff is always working hard to exceed your expectations. We would like you to relax, enjoy yourself and experience our savory menu and comfortable service. See why we take such great pride in what we do. If you see us around, please introduce yourselves or say hello. Let us know if we can do anything to enhance your experience. Thanks again for stopping in.