Apex has offered guests and locals classic continental cuisine in an unforgettable mountain setting, with a relaxed yet refined dining experience. Chef Christian Ojeda is excited now to offer guests something new that continues to celebrate a classical ambiance while featuring an innovative American menu. Find typical steakhouse classics like an ahi tuna tartare served with a tomato soy vinaigrette and a spicy tapioca puff, as well as a modern take on a roasted Alaskan halibut, topped with charred onions soubise and a red pepper nage. Exceptional steaks cut from small family farms, ingredients from artisanal producers and the freshest seafood are prepared expertly by Ojeda and his culinary team. The restaurant’s impressive wine list is suited to match the concept of Apex Steak with an expansive collection of reds from around the world, with a focus on California cabernets for the new menu.
This traditional family-owned-and-operated Italian restaurant serves authentic favorites in a cozy, intimate atmosphere. Run by Paola Bello and chef Nicholas Smurthwaite, Buona Vita brings you a tradition of fresh Italian cuisine to the heart of Park City. Loyal patrons come for signature dishes, such as the caprese with fresh buffalo mozzarella, and the Alla Nona — spicy sausage ravioli reminiscent of a recipe from an Italian grandmother. Of course, the standout of the menu is some of the finest and heartiest pasta dishes in town, with scratch-made sauces. The extensive menu offers something for everyone, from pizzas to gluten-free options. A broad wine list accompanies this home-style cuisine, and with friendly service you will leave feeling like part of the family.
Burgers & Bourbon offers the best of what we love about classic American cuisine: gourmet burgers, fresh-cut fries, hand-spun shakes (both spiked and classic) and craft spirits. The restaurant’s signature burgers are made fresh with a proprietary blend of the finest farm-raised beef, topped with a selection of local artisanal cheeses and served on freshly baked potato buns. The extensive spirit collection celebrates America’s distillers, both old and new, whose artful techniques produce a stunning array of craft spirits. In tribute to their passion behind the craft, the bartenders serve iconic drinks inspired by old-fashioned favorites, like the Old-Fashioned, Mint Julep and Manhattan. With more than 200 bourbons and whiskeys, the collection will impress the most selective spirit aficionados. Vegetarian and seafood options are available, too.
With great steaks comfortably priced, this family-friendly steakhouse by Diversified Bars & Restaurants (a DBR joint) is located at the base of the town ski lift with spectacular mountain views of Park City Ski Resort. End your day on the slopes as you cruise over the town bridge and head in for après ski. Butcher’s is a true chop house serving Chicago Stock Yards all grass-fed beef. Enjoy a full dinner as every plate includes two signature side dishes. That’s right, no additional charges for sides. For something lighter, choose from select seafood dishes along with the king crab legs. Butcher’s is one of few in town serving a full late-night menu until midnight. The separate bar area boasts a 166-inch projection TV for sports and special events. With its wide variety of beers, unique and fresh craft cocktails and an extensive wine list, you are sure to find a vibrant nightlife scene. Dining room reservations recommended, bar walk-ins welcome.
In the heart of Historic Park City, Café Terigo is a well-established family owned restaurant where chef Ed Axtell and his daughter, Carly, prepare hearty dishes inspired by foods of northern Italy and southern France. The atmosphere is cozy and timeless, affording intimate seating as well as large groups and private dining room options. Local favorites include Herb Breaded Trout, a variety of fresh house-made pastas and their signature bread pudding with butter rum sauce. Café Terigo is a perfect spot to meet up with friends for dinner and a bottle of wine from their extensive wine list, or grab a quick lunch. The good food and the familiar, friendly staff keep locals and visitors coming back year after year for a memorable experience.
Everyone is in for a good time at Daly’s Pub. Not only is the food an experience — gourmet, modern pub classics — the whole environment is full of adventure and fun. Try your hand at darts or shuffleboard while you enjoy a regional microbrew, or grab a group and plan to bowl a few games while you order your lunch or dinner. An open kitchen features delicious daily specials and hearty fare, like handcrafted, brick-oven pizzas and homemade fish and chips. Don’t miss desserts here, like the s’mores sundae with house-made marshmallows; you will have plenty of time to digest your meal while you visit the Wii lounge or play a vintage arcade game. It is all about fun, but you won’t be skimping on a foodie experience with special touches, such as homemade specialty sodas. Want to just relax and watch a game? There are plenty of TVs for that, too.
No need to travel to New York — enjoy the famous Jean-Georges Vongerichten dining experience right here in Park City. J&G Grill offers his culinary excellence in a mountain setting at The St. Regis Deer Valley. With a focus on slow food and a farm-to-table experience, the chef takes pride in sourcing almost everything served within an 80-mile radius of the restaurant. Whether it’s local Utah trout or pork raised nearby, the ingredients are fresh and seasonal. The restaurant offers a casual yet upscale experience that is equally well-suited for a business gathering, a group of friends, an intimate supper or a family night out. Favorites on the menu include the tuna tartare, which is caught and flown in the very same day, and the black truffle pizza with creamy fontina cheese.
If you have never ventured away from Main Street and sampled the sushi and steaks at Lespri, you are missing out on Park City’s best-kept secret. Lespri is a quiet refuge where you can sit back, relax and enjoy an exceptionally crafted meal. The sushi is artfully prepared in the intimate sushi bar with unique combinations and special house-made sauces infused with fresh ingredients that will delight your taste buds. If it’s a steak you’re craving, Lespri specializes in USDA Certified Prime meat. Only the top 2 percent of all meat ever receives this certification. The artful seasonal salads are beautiful and delicious. Don’t miss sides like Boursin-whipped potatoes and the decadent mac and cheese. The impressive wine list offers an incredible variety of choices and rare, hard-to-find bottles. Dine at the sushi bar, get cozy in the booths in the lounge or appreciate the wine collection in the main dining room.