Top things to do in Kanab

Top Choice Wildlife Reserve in Kanab

Best Friends Animal Sanctuary

Kanab's most famous attraction is outside of town. Surrounded by more than 33,000 mostly private acres of red-rock desert 5.5 miles north of Kanab, Best Friends is the largest no-kill animal rescue center in the cou…
Top Choice Modern American in Kanab

Sego Restaurant

If Kanab is aspiring to be the next Sedona, this boutique hotel-restaurant will fast-track things. Gorgeous eats range from foraged mushrooms with goat cheese to noodles with red-crab curry and a decadent flourless …
Top Choice Bakery in Kanab

Kanab Creek Bakery

For fancy-pants pastries and gourmet breakfasts, this is your first (and only) stop. Croissants, boules (tiny pieces of chocolate-covered truffle), baguettes and rye bread are baked daily. Try the Jerusalem shakshuk…
Mexican in Kanab


Sometimes it feels like all of Kanab is stuffed into this busy, family-run restaurant with swift service and XL portions. Start with the complimentary homemade chips and salsa then move on to a green chili burrito a…
Sports & Outdoors in Kanab

Willow Canyon Outdoor Co

It's easy to spend hours sipping espresso and perusing the eclectic books here. Before you leave, outfit yourself with field guides, camping gear, US Geological Survey maps, hiking clothes and gas for your camp stov…
American in Kanab

Rocking V Cafe

Fresh ingredients star in dishes like hand-cut buffalo tenderloin and chargrilled zucchini with curried quinoa. Local artwork decorating the 1892 brick storefront is as creative as the food. Off-season hours vary.
Musuem in Kanab

Little Hollywood Land Museum

Wander through a bunkhouse, saloon and other buildings used in Western movies filmed locally, including The Outlaw Josey Wales, and learn some tricks of the trade (such as low doorways to make movie stars seem talle…
Historic Hotel in Kanab

Parry Lodge

Built in the 1930s, this historic hotel was once movie central. Stars stayed here and owner Whit Parry provided horses, cattle and catering for the sets. There are nostalgic photos, and old Westerns play out back in…
Museum in Kanab

Kanab Heritage Museum

For a glimpse into the region’s popular history, this small museum is worth a stop. While the few pieces of historical memorabilia aren’t particularly riveting, it’s fun to browse the 30-plus spiral-bound notebooks …
Cafe in Kanab

Peekaboo Kitchen

A godsend to green diets, this cafe goes big on vegetarian and vegan dishes, salads and beet chips. The artisan pizzas are pretty good too. Breakfast options include lattes, eggs Benedict served in artichokes, and p…