Top Choice Southern US in Moab

Desert Bistro

Stylized preparations of game and fresh, flown-in seafood are the specialty at this welcoming white-tablecloth restaurant inside an old house. Think smoked elk in a huckleberry glaze, pepper-seared scallops and jica…
Top Choice Burgers in Moab


Meet greasy goodness. A triathlete couple bought this classic 1954 burger stand and smartly changed nothing. Heaven is one of their honest burgers, jammed with pickles, fresh lettuce, a side of fresh-cut fries and c…
Sushi in Moab

Sabaku Sushi

The ocean is about a million miles away, but you still get a creative selection of fresh rolls, catches of the day and a few Utah originals at this small hole-in-the-wall sushi joint.
Cafe in Moab

Love Muffin

Early-rising locals buy up many of the daily muffins – like the Breakfast Muffin, with bacon and blueberries. Not to worry, the largely organic menu at this vibrant cafe also includes creative sandwiches, breakfast …
American in Moab

The Spoke on Center

This burger joint sprawling over two stories of semi-industrial open-concept dining space is earning local accolades for its skillet-plated burger combos and substantial sides. Come dinner, check out the big-dog ent…
Mexican in Moab

Miguel's Baja Grill

Dine on Baja fish tacos and margaritas in the sky-lit breezeway patio lined with crayon-bright walls. Fajitas, chiles rellenos and seafood mains offer ample portions. For vegetarians, the portobello salad is excelle…
American in Moab


Soy-ginger-seaweed scrambled eggs anyone? This wonderfully quirky cafe lives up to its eclectic name with its food choice and decor. Come for organic coffee, curried wraps and vegetarian salads. Dinner served some w…
Steak in Moab

Jeffrey's Steakhouse

In a historic sandstone house, Jeffrey's is serious about beef, which comes grain-fed, wagyu-style and only sometimes in generous cuts. If the night is too good to end, head upstairs to the upscale Ghost Bar. Reserv…
Thai in Moab

Singha Thai

Ethnic food is as rare as rain in these parts, so locals pile into this authentic Thai cafe for curries and organic basil chicken. Service is sleepy and the ambience generic, but if you’re hot for spice, it delivers…
Modern American in Moab

Sorrel River Grill

For romance, it's hard to beat the wraparound verandah overlooking red-rock canyons outside Moab. The New American menu changes seasonally, but expect seared steaks, succulent rack of lamb and the freshest seafood f…