Lincoln is a city in Placer County, California, located in the metropolitan area of Sacramento. The population was 42.819 at the 2010 census. The original town site was surveyed and laid out in 1859 by Theodore Judah along the proposed line of the California Central Railroad. The name Lincoln was conferred in honour of Charles Lincoln Wilson, one of the organisers and directors of the California Central Railroad. Lincoln was once home to a significant Chinese American community, but it violently drove them off in 1886. In 2004, Lincoln gained additional notoriety when it opened the first casino in the greater Sacramento Metropolitan Area.
Top Attractions Within Lincoln
Thunder Valley Casino Resort is a AAA Four Diamond award winning casino and resort located in the unincorporated Lincoln, California. Thunder Valley was the first full Las Vegas style Casino in Northern California. The 275.000 square foot facility offers a variety of gaming including slot machines, live poker, and various other table games. There are also 14 restaurants and bars including High Steaks Steakhouse, Koi Palace, Feast Around the World Buffet, Thunder Cafe, Thunder Bar and High Steaks bar.
Lincoln Hills Golf Club is one of the best golfing facilities in Lincoln, Sacramento. There are generous corridors and expansive fairways that impart a feeling of openness as the layout unfolds over the rolling hills and natural wetlands common to this part of Placer County. Manicured fairways are framed by daunting hazards and pockets of pine, oak and redwood trees. There are many activities you can resort to, here, aside from golfing. It is an amazing place, where you can relax and enjoy the afternoon.
Buonarotti Ristorante in Lincoln is the place where you can eat some of the best pizza and Italian food in town. You can enjoy fine dining combined with the small town charm. The dishes are made with the finest, the freshest ingredients, all offered at reasonable prices and presented in a very elegant manner. The menu is diverse, ranging from local and international cuisine.