Restaurants

Top Choice Modern American in Boulder

Hell's Backbone Grill

Earthy preparations of Southwestern dishes include gorgeous salads made from organic garden produce and braised beef in rich preparations. While this restaurant, a pioneer in sustainable eating and mindfulness, has …
Top Choice American in Sundance Resort

Tree Room

Sundance's top-flight restaurant, Tree Room is a study in rustic-mountain chic – with a big tree trunk in the middle of the room. Here the modern American menu items are as artfully presented as the chichi clientele…
Top Choice American in Solitude

Yurt

For an adventurous treat, hike or snowshoe a mile into the woods for a sumptuous, but unpretentious, five-course dinner in a bona fide canvas yurt. Bring your own wine and reserve way ahead. (Note: there’s another y…
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 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 Mexican in Salt Lake City

Red Iguana

Mexico at its most authentic, aromatic and delicious – no wonder the line is usually snaking out the door at this family run restaurant. Ask for samples of the mole to decide on one of seven chili- and chocolate-bas…
Top Choice Tex-Mex in Torrey

Cafe Diablo

One of southern Utah's best, with outstanding, highly stylized Southwestern cooking, including vegetarian dishes that burst with flavor. Think stuffed poblano peppers with quinoa and red chili mole (a sauce of compl…
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 Ramen in Salt Lake City

Tosh's Ramen

Ecstasy by the steaming oversized bowl, Tosh's ramen comes with silken broth and crunchy sprouts, topped with a poached egg if you like it that way. It couldn't get more authentic. Try to carve out some room for an …
Top Choice Bistro in Salt Lake City

Avenues Bistro on Third

An intimate, food-first experience. Enter the tiny house in the Avenues to a handful of tables around an open grill. The owner is seating guests and chatting up neighbors. The fare: fresh greens with Utah trout, tru…