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Top Choice American in Springdale

King's Landing

With a lauded Las Vegas chef and his pastry chef wife at the helm, this hotel-restaurant surpasses expectations. Bison fettuccine with truffle oil, charred octopus and verdant greens entice. Locals love its intimacy…
Top Choice Cafe in Springdale

Deep Creek Coffee Co

The town's best coffee, with espresso drinks and fresh pastries daily.
Southwest in Springdale

Oscar's Cafe

From green-chili-laden omelets to pork verde burritos (with a green salsa), expect big servings of Southwestern spice. There's also smoky ribs, garlic burgers and beer on tap. The Mexican-tiled patio with twinkly li…
American in Springdale

Spotted Dog

One of the more inventive top-end dining choices in Springdale, the Spotted Dog has a seasonal menu with a focus on regional specialties. Expect delicacies like Cedar Mountain lamb shank, wild game meatloaf and Rock…
Southwest in Springdale

Whiptail Grill

The old gas-station building isn't much to look at, but deep shade and fresh tastes abound: think gorgeous chiles rellenos (stuffed poblano chilies) and carne asada tacos grilled to perfection. Desserts are rich wit…
Cafe in Springdale

Café Soleil

The food is every bit as good as the free-trade coffee. Try the Mediterranean hummus wrap or giant vegetable frittata; there is pizza and salads, too. It's a good spot to grab sandwiches for hiking. Breakfast served…
Southwest in Springdale

Bit & Spur Restaurant & Saloon

Sweet-potato tamales and chili-rubbed rib-eyes are two of the classics at this local institution. Inside, the walls are wild with local art; outside on the deck it's all about the red-rock sunset. Full bar.
Deli in Springdale

Zion Park Gift & Deli

Sharing a space with a souvenir shop, this one-counter wonder turns out good sandwiches (including boxed lunches for the park), breakfasts, chocolates and ice cream, all to go.
Art in Springdale

LaFave Gallery

Large collection of ceramics, jewelry, sculpture and paintings, but pride of place here goes to the work of local photographer David Pettit. Also sells signed prints.
Crêpes in Springdale

MeMe's Cafe

For a coffee and sweet crêpes, make MeMe's Cafe your first stop of the day. It also serves salads, savory crêpes, burgers, brats and vegan meatloaf.