Utah October 01, 2017
When You’re Craving Comfort Food, This Utah Restaurant Is The Place To Go
When the weather starts getting chilly, it’s time for some serious comfort food. Here’s a restaurant in Salt Lake City that’s serving up old-school comfort food in an entirely new way. Take a look!
Tradition opened in the spring of 2017; it's located near Liberty Park at 501 E. 9th S. in Salt Lake City.
The restaurant focuses on classic comfort food with a modern twist.
The dining room here is light and bright, with little decor touches that make it warm and personable. The exposed brick and ductwork doesn't feel too industrial - this place is more urban comfort.
The dinner menu has a large variety of small plates. Try an order of fried green tomatoes.
Another great option is the pigs in a blanket. They're the grown-up version of the tasty treat your mom fed you when you were little.
How about the funeral potatoes? These are pan-fried potato cakes - a more gourmet version of the famous Utah casserole.
If you're looking for a dinner entree, the chicken and dumplings won't disappoint - it's a favorite here.
Here's the fish and chips. This isn't the greasy fast-food version - this is tempura fried Atlantic char with a lemon aioli, watercress and matchstick potatoes.
What do you have for dessert after a comfort food dinner? Pie, of course. The menu lists five different flavors, with the option to add a scoop of vanilla ice cream.
Visit Tradition for lunch Monday – Friday 11:30 AM to 3:00 PM. Enjoy brunch on Saturday and Sunday from 9 AM to 3 PM. Dinner is served seven nights a week from 5 PM to 10 PM.
Have you dined at Tradition? Tell us what you thought!
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