Dining January 11, 2022
12 Bucket-List-Worthy Restaurants To Try In Utah, One For Each Month Of The Year
If you’ve spent any time in Utah, you know that we have some pretty extraordinary dining establishments. From hole-in-the-wall eateries to barbecue joints and even upscale, classy restaurants, the Beehive State has it all. To help you enjoy many of the delicious dishes served around the state, here are 12 bucket list-worthy restaurants in Utah, one for each month of the year. Visiting each of these restaurants throughout the year is certainly one goal we are excited to keep!
During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.
January — The Summit, Snowbird Ski Resort
9385 Snowbird Center Dr, Sandy, UT 84092, USA
Enjoy a beautiful aerial tram ride to reach this mountaintop restaurant. The Summit At Snowbird Ski Resort sits on top of Hidden Peak at 11,000 feet, and you’ll find all types of delicious and healthy dishes as well as a large selection of local microbrews. Check out our
to learn more about this restaurant.
February — Maddox Ranch House, Perry
1900 S Hwy 89, Perry, UT 84302, USA
Located in Perry, just outside of Brigham City, is Maddox Ranch House. This Utah restaurant features a ranch house-style atmosphere with some delicious entrees. We highly recommend the turkey steak or the fried chicken. Just be careful you don’t stuff yourself with the house rolls and raspberry butter before your meal even arrives. You can learn more about this restaurant
March —The Dodo Restaurant, Sugarhouse Park
1355 E 2100 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84105, USA
The Dodo Restaurant is a large restaurant with multiple places to eat including a dining room, bar, and patio. The menu is extensive at this restaurant so give yourself plenty of time to choose your meal. Just make sure you save room for one of the award-winning deserts by Pastry Chef Ramon. For more information on The Dodo Restaurant,
April — Angie’s, Logan
690 Main St, Logan, UT 84321, USA
You haven’t been to Logan until you’ve eaten at Angie’s. This restaurant has been a favorite place to eat in Cache Valley since 1983 and serves many home-cooked, American favorites including breakfast dishes like omelets, scones, and egg scrambles. Angie’s is also home to the
Kitchen Sink Ice Cream Challenge
where you must eat a three-pound ice cream sundae.
May — Ray’s Tavern, Green River
25 Broadway, Green River, UT 84525, USA
Ray’s Tavern is a hole-in-the-wall restaurant in Utah that has been around since 1943. You’ll definitely want to try one of the tasty burgers or steaks on the menu. Just make sure you arrive early as this restaurant in Green River becomes quite busy during the lunch and dinner hours. Check out our previous article on Ray’s Tavern
June — i.d.k. Barbecue, Tropic and Huntsville
161 N Main St, Tropic, UT 84776, USA
235 S 7400 E, Huntsville, UT 84317, USA
i.d.k Barbecue is an award-winning restaurant with locations in Huntsville and the small southern Utah town of Tropic. You can choose from several meat options like sweet chicken, pork, or brisket. Make sure you try the macaroni and cheese as well — you won’t regret it. To learn more, visit this restaurant’s
July — Tuscany, Holladay
2832 6200 S, Holladay, UT 84121, USA
Summer is the perfect time to visit Tuscany, an enchanting restaurant with all of your favorite Italian dishes. You’ll be impressed the minute you arrive with this building's gorgeous exterior and all of the food on the menu is made from scratch every single day.
to learn all about this Italian restaurant in Utah.
August — Blue Iguana, Salt Lake City
165 S W Temple St, Salt Lake City, UT 84101, USA
The Blue Iguana is an underground hidden gem in downtown Salt Lake City. Here, you will find the most delicious authentic Mexican food. Start with a tasty appetizer and pair your entrée with a margarita. It’s the perfect way to enjoy a summer day (or any time of the year!). Click here to visit Blue Iguana’s
September — La Caille, Sandy
9565 Wasatch Blvd, Sandy, UT 84092, USA
You will feel like you are dining in a true European castle when you visit La Caille in Sandy. This gorgeous upscale French restaurant features beautifully-landscaped grounds, magical gardens, and the most inviting atmosphere. Plus, no matter what you order, your taste buds will thank you. You can learn all about this stunning restaurant
October — Log Haven, Millcreek Canyon
6451 Mill Creek Canyon Rd, Salt Lake City, UT 84109, USA
You’ll be able to enjoy the fall foliage, gorgeous mountain views, and delicious food when you visit Log Haven during the autumn. This restaurant is not only romantic and beautiful but absolutely delicious as well. You’ll find a wide range of options on the menu from bison and elk to seafood, giving you plenty of choices for your meal. You can learn more about the menu at Log Haven in Millcreek Canyon
November — Cliffside Restaurant, St. George
511 S Tech Ridge Dr, St. George, UT 84770, USA
When the weather starts to get a little chilly, head down south to sunshine, red rocks, and delicious food. At the Cliffside Restaurant in St. George, you will receive some of the most awe-inspiring views of St. George. This restaurant in southern Utah serves lunch and dinner but no matter the time of day that you visit, we highly recommend you try one of the mouth-watering desserts. Learn more about the Cliffside Restaurant in St. George
December — Shabu, Park City
442 Main St, Park City, UT 84060, USA
End the year with the best freestyle Asian cuisine in the Beehive State. Shabu, located on Main Street in Park City, offers multiple menus such as a sushi menu and a dedicated gluten-free menu. Give yourself plenty of time to eat in this restaurant as the unique and extraordinary décor will certainly put a smile on your face. Visit the Shabu
to learn more.
Have you been to any of these bucket-list-worthy restaurants in Utah? Are there any other places to eat in the Beehive State that you’d add to this list? Let us know in the comments!
Address: 690 Main St, Logan, UT 84321, USA Address: 1355 E 2100 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84105, USA Address: 1900 S Hwy 89, Perry, UT 84302, USA Address: 9385 Snowbird Center Dr, Sandy, UT 84092, USA Address: 25 Broadway, Green River, UT 84525, USA Address: 161 N Main St, Tropic, UT 84776, USA Address: 235 S 7400 E, Huntsville, UT 84317, USA Address: 2832 6200 S, Holladay, UT 84121, USA Address: 165 S W Temple St, Salt Lake City, UT 84101, USA Address: 9565 Wasatch Blvd, Sandy, UT 84092, USA Address: 6451 Mill Creek Canyon Rd, Salt Lake City, UT 84109, USA Address: 511 S Tech Ridge Dr, St. George, UT 84770, USA Address: 442 Main St, Park City, UT 84060, USA