Here are 30 of the best Sacramento tattoo artists and shops according to our research. If you think we should add anyone to the list or if you see anything that should be edited, contact us by clicking here
Justin Hendrick – Sacramento, California
Address: 2418 16th Street Sacramento, CA 95818
Phone: (916) 443-8118
Tattoo Artists: Brent Patten, Eiland Hogan, Timpac Cyrus, Ian Carder
Tattoo Profile: Specializing in all traditional styles of tattooing, our goal is to give you a timeless tattoo that you will be proud to wear for the rest of your life. We use 100% natural pigments, brand new needles for every tattoo, hospital style sterilization, and a sterile work environment.
Andrew Hanson – Sacramento, California
Soulution Ink Tattoos
Address: 10466 Franklin Blvd, Elk Grove, CA 95757
Phone: (916) 681-3888
Tattoo Artists: Jaye, Mauricio, Stefan, Marifel
Address: 1207 21st St, Sacramento, CA 95811
Phone: (916) 444-5631
Tattoo Artists: Troy, Chuck, Tyler, Morgan
Tattoo Profile: Since 1996, Bonehead Tattoos and Piercings has offered unique art and piercings in a clean, professional environment. Currently, Bonehead offers a friendly staff of male and female artists and piercers available for walk-ins and appointments.
Address: 1422 28th Street Sacramento, CA 95816
Phone: (916) 452-2000
Tattoo Artists: Liz Miller, Chris Hampton, Taylor Marie, Big Chuck
Tattoo Profile: Established in 2007, Relentless Tattoo strives to give everyone who walks through the door quality tattoos in a friendly welcoming environment. The shop is open everyday from 12-10pm. Walk-ins and appointments welcome.
The Skull Museum – Sacramento, California
Address: 122 I St, Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: (916) 917-5589
Tattoo Artists: Nic Westfall, David Garner, Chris Youngblood
Dixon Hogan – Sacramento, California
River City Tattoo
Address: 1028 2nd Street Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: (916) 448-1212
Tattoo Artists: Chris Brusby, Johnny Bebadd, Irish Jake, Steve’O, Ted Smith
Tattoo Profile: River City Tattoo is the original premiere tattoo studio in Old Sacramento. A professional environment with a comfortable atmosphere. Our roster of artists are specialists in their work, who take pride in their art and trade.
Reclamare Gallery and Custom Tattoo
Address: 2737 Riverside Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95818
Phone: (916) 760-7461
Tattoo Artists: Corey Bernhardt, Jessica White, Steven Shippey, Dave Barnitz, Shrek Mathews, Josh Turpin
Tattoo Profile: Each artist at Reclamare has a very unique focus and a specific style. Make sure you take the time to look at each artists gallery section to find an artist and a style that you feel will fit best for your idea. We ask that you email the artist directly if you have any questions.
Rob Junod – Sacramento, California
White Buffalo Gallery
Address: 3671 J St, Sacramento, CA 95816
Phone: (916) 970-5004
Tattoo Artists: Sam Laurent, Eric Goodman, Kenneth Vilalnueva, John Laurent, Nick Stephenson, Ryan El Dugi Lewis
Tattoo Profile: We want to remember to keep what motivates and drives us, central to our daily lives and close to our hearts. We want to live our lives in line with these ideas and to pass them on to our children. Art is sacred and beautiful; and we want to share these gifts we have with those around us in our community. We want to remember our roots and our past, and honor our ancestors. Art is extremely powerful and can transcend language, culture and even time. This gallery was created with that principle in mind and this tattoo shop was created with that as its core.
Monster Ink Tattoo
Address: 1126 19th Street Sacramento, CA 95811
Phone: (916) 446-7181
Tattoo Artists: Tuan Tran, Stephen Bailey, Greg Ulibas, Maricelia Dominguez
Tattoo Profile: Remember, these tattoos are on you for life so make sure you choose your artists wisely. Do your homework and find the artist who fits with what you want. We’ve each done all styles but we each have out own style. So come by and talk about an idea you need us to bring to life and bring any photo reference to help direct us, our doors are open to all.
Stephen Bailey – Sacramento, California
American Graffiti Tattoo & Piercing
Address: 608 12th St, Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: (916) 443-7778
Tattoo Artists: Thea Hogan, Dixon Hogan, Chops, Kyle Lent, Whitey Neil
Tattoo Profile: Known for its American Traditional tattoo style, American Graffiti is a custom shop with tattoo artists who are well versed in all aspects of tattooing. Whether it’s a custom design or something you find in one of the many books of designs available to look through at American Graffiti, trust that you will receive the best work professional tattooing has to offer.
Nick James – Sacramento, California
Eric Goodman – Sacramento, California
Ryan El Dugi Lewis – Sacramento, California
The Exotic Body
Address: 807 30th Street Sacramento, California 95816
Phone: (916) 447-6824
Tattoo Artists: Mike Hare, Gary Burton
Tattoo Profile: The Exotic Body Tattoo and Piercing is located in Sacramento, California and is one of Sacramento’s premiere studios. We’ve worked, very hard, to provide Sacramento with a unique alternative to the other shops in town. All of the artists who work out of The Exotic Body are well known in Sacramento and they represent the best that our industry has to offer- check out their portfolios and bios!
Side Show Studios
Address: 2111 28th Street Sacramento, CA 95818
Phone: (916) 391-6400
Tattoo Artists: Char Hall, Maddy Smith
Tattoo Profile: Our artists are amazing! They come from a variety of different art backgrounds, giving the studio a supportive environment for fostering creativity. Stop in sometime to check out the gallery space if you are wanting to get a feel for our studio.
Address: 5911 Auburn Boulevard Citrus Heights, CA 95621
Phone: (916) 344-1012
Tattoo Artists: Boss Tom, Dr. Myk, Chuck James, Shayla
Tattoo Profile: Established by Tom Cooney (Boss Tom) March 5th 2001, Fallen Angel Tattoo is Sacramento and Citrus Heights most referred and award-winning custom studio. Our male and female artists love to draw custom tattoos, so everyone leaves with a unique piece of art (no flash). Each of our artists specializes in a specific art style, from realism to neo-traditional to graffiti, so check out the photos and find which artist best fits your style.
The American Tradition Tattoo
Address: 1219 19th St, Sacramento, CA 95811
Phone: (916) 706-0734
Tattoo Artists: Tanton, RJ, Wrath, Vinny, Grimace, Junod
Tattoo Profile: All of our artists have over 10 years servings the greater Sacramento area. The shop is located on 19th street, in the original location of what was American Graffiti, which Ryan Tanton owned & operated from 2008-20014. Back where it all began, The American Tradition continues; built on honor, respect, and pride in the tattoos we make and for the clients we serve. We love tattooing and our goal is to give our customers the best possible tattoos & experience we can.
Red Xone – Sacramento, California
Timpac Cyrus – Sacramento, California
Nicholas Black – Sacramento, California
Address: 5140 Folsom Boulevard Sacramento, CA 95819
Phone: (916) 454-5404
Tattoo Artists: Jackson, Steve Trevino, Jason Sheffield, Jose Diaz, Tayler Wooten
Tattoo Profile: Legacy Tattoo was founded in 2006 by Jackson and is located in beautiful East Sacramento, CA. Legacy is a custom electric tattoo studio that offers a diverse collection of artists specializing in popular styles of tattooing such as; American traditional, Japanese, black & grey, realism, portraits, and more.
Address: 1021 2nd Street Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: (916) 470-7699
Tattoo Artists: Oak Morgan, Sean Kane, Red Xone, Rick Kaplan, Tattoo Joel, Trisha Jean
Tattoo Profile: Located in the heart of Old Sacramento, Capital Ink Tattoo houses a staff of exceptional artists specializing in traditional, realism, old school, neo-traditional and other styles.
Royal Peacock Tattoo Parlor
Address: 2101 P St, Sacramento, CA 95816
Phone: (916) 448-1979
Tattoo Artists: Britton McFetridge, Jessee Mitchell, Tony Gray, Jimmy Valenzuela, Tim Reasons, Butch Felix, Carlos Perez, Chris Arredondo, Chris Ludovina, Brandon McAfee, Rye Gregg
Tattoo Profile: Located in the heart of mid-town Sacramento, the Royal Peacock Tattoo Parlor is Sacramento’s premier tattoo shop. With a commitment to excellence and integrity we specialize in custom and classic designs. At the Royal Peacock, walk-ins are welcome but appointments are recommended. We are open from noon to midnight, 7 days a week. Come check out and see why were known as â€œThe fanciestâ€ shop in town.
Chuck James – Sacramento, California
Liz Miller – Sacramento, California
Sacramento, California has a rich tattoo history. Featuring shops such as Soulution Ink Tattoos, The Exotic Body, Forever Tattoo, Side Show Studios, River City Tattoo, and Legacy Tattoo, Sacramento is a great destination if you’re looking for some new ink. With a population of around 473,000, there are lots of potential customers for the parlors in town. Yelp currently lists 106 different shops when searching for “tattoo” in Sacramento. Google Places lists 333 different tattoo shops in the Sacramento area, which shows how competitive the city truly is. When doing research for your artist, we suggest not paying too much attention to price because quality is much more important when you’re going to be living with the artwork for the rest of your life.
Most Popular Tattoo Styles
American Traditional, Biomechanical, Celtic, Cover Up, Japanese, New School, Photo Realism, Polynesian, Portrait, Watercolor, Script, Floral, Geometric, Black & Grey, 3D, Black & White, Tribal, Animal, Mandala, White Ink, Sacred Geometry, Trash Polka, Vegan