Steve Law has been driving for the services in search of extra income and flexible hours. Jeremy B. White The Sacramento Bee
Steve Law has been driving for the services in search of extra income and flexible hours. Jeremy B. White The Sacramento Bee

Transportation

Where did Sacramento residents Lyft to most in 2017?

By Benjy Egel

begel@sacbee.com

December 06, 2017 10:23 AM

UPDATED December 07, 2017 07:59 AM

Familiar names topped the list of Sacramento establishments Lyft passengers visited in 2017, the rideshare company announced in unveiling its annual Lyftie Awards on Wednesday.

Golden 1 Center was, predictably, the most-trafficked entertainment venue for the second consecutive year following its October 2015 opening. UC Davis bested Sacramento State for the title of most-visited university in the greater area.

Sacramento’s 2017 Lyftie Award recipients, in full, were:

▪ Most visited restaurant – Firestone Public House

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▪ Most visited bar – Mercantile Saloon

▪ Most visited event space – Golden 1 Center

▪ Most visited university – UC Davis

▪ Only in Sacramento – Old Sacramento

▪ Trending destination – Federalist Public House

Souvla in Hayes Valley, a trendy Greek sandwich shop in San Francisco, was the most-visited restaurant in Lyft’s 32 nationwide markets. No place was more popular for “quick bites” than a Las Vegas In-N-Out Burger.

Good Times at Davey Wayne’s surpassed another Los Angeles watering hole, The Abbey, after back-to-back years as the bar of choice for Lyft passengers. The Abbey remained the most-frequented LGBTQ staple in Lyft’s market.

Lyft's most visited destinations for Sacramento in 2016

Lyft has named most visited restaurant, most visited bar and other top drop-off destinations in Sacramento, as part of the rideshare company’s Lyftie awards. Here are 2016’s most dropped-off destinations in Sacramento.

Video compiled by David Caraccio | Sacramento Bee photos

Benjy Egel: 916-321-1052, @BenjyEgel