Part seafood restaurant and part steakhouse, Blind Dog is just a two-minute drive from Main Street. Serving hungry tourists and locals since 1998, Blind Dog has become a dining institution not to be missed on a visit to Park City. The laid-back but on-point service in this substantial and lively establishment will have you savoring prime steaks, fresh seafood and delicious comfort food dishes with plenty of gluten-free options. You can also enjoy some of the best sushi in Utah, or discover the top-shelf bar that offers seasonal cocktails as well as a large range of premium wines, sakes and beers. And don’t miss the outdoor dining patio on a summer’s evening. It’s dog-friendly and THE place to dine while the sun sets over the Wasatch Back. This go-to dining spot is known as the “locals’ best-kept secret.” A secret no more, ensure you make a reservation to experience this iconic dining establishment.
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.
Located in the heart of beautiful Deer Valley, this hidden gem has been serving up award-winning Italian cuisine for nearly a decade. Here, you can enjoy fresh, seasonal entrées, impeccable service and alpine scenery framed through expansive floor-to-ceiling windows. The family-friendly Ristorante offers a sensational selection of authentic Italian dishes and delectable favorites, while the Lounge’s copper-topped bar lends itself to lively après gatherings or lunchtime pints and pizza. Cena is open seasonally for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Alfresco dining is available in the summer season.
Everyone will feel welcome in this lovely spot offering breakfast, lunch and dinner with an American flair. Fill up before adventures with a classic breakfast including biscuits and gravy or crunchy French toast. Lunch offers everything from salads to snacks to a selection of sandwiches and burgers. At dinner, treat yourself to flat-iron steak frites with mustard malt fries, Carolina-style barbecue ribs or the baked halibut. If you are looking for a snack, Timbers Bar and Patio has an upscale selection of options for lunch and dinner. House favorites include the fried Brussels sprouts, signature Cuban sandwich and trio of sliders. In the full bar, try an on-tap selection of proprietary beers from Mango Cart, Golden Road Brewery. And don’t miss the s’mores you can roast in the fire pit outside.
Finding made-from-scratch food at a burger bar is rare, but Drafts isn’t a typical burger bar. DBB at Westgate Resort gives its food a gourmet twist. Don’t miss the Tatchos, tater tot nachos covered in smoky Gouda sauce, bacon, green onions and sour cream. Order from seven types of wings — from the low-heat honey chipotle to the spiciest Queen of Versailles hot sauce, a personal creation from the queen herself, Jackie Siegel — plus handcrafted burgers and milkshakes. If you are famished after a big day on the mountain, then DBB’s Best of State award-winning burgers will hit the spot, accompanied by one of its monstrous shakes with all the fixings — think sides of Ho Hos, Butterfinger candy bars and Pop-Tarts! Featuring more than 50 beers and a fully stocked bar, Drafts Burger Bar is also a lively choice for watching a game on big-screen TVs.
Not all hotel restaurants have a seasonal menu with locally sourced, fresh ingredients, but that is what you will be treated to at EPC, in the Hyatt Centric in Canyons Village of Park City Mountain Resort. Whether you are an overnight guest or not, this is a great option to refuel post-bike or hike with breakfast, lunch or dinner. With sweeping views through large windows and a lovely deck, you will want to enjoy the scenery while you wait for the made-to-order French toast or a grass-fed burger. Local cheese will fill your grilled cheese, with added treats like caramelized onions and more. Find regional liquor and beers on tap. The grab-and-go section at the deli next door is perfect if you are on the run — it’s filled with fresh salads and quick sandwiches in addition to breakfast options. At dinner, try to save room for one of the gorgeous desserts, too.
This well-known pizzeria from Salt Lake City brings its family-friendly, casual dining to Park City. With big New York-style slices made from fresh, high-quality ingredients, Este keeps customers coming back for more. Here, you will find salads, make-your-own pizzas, calzones, stromboli and even vegan buffalo wings (served with vegan ranch dressing, too). Este’s menu aims to please any type of eater. For meat lovers, the Vortman comes piled high with pepperoni, ham, sausage and homemade meatballs. Or go vegetarian with the Green 4: spinach, tomatoes, red onions and garlic. Vegans won’t be left out, as Este offers five varieties of pies just for them. Don’t miss the breaded and baked ravioli to start or the zeppoles (Italian doughnuts) to finish. Eat in or take out. Either way, you’ll be satisfied with well-made food prepared by locals who know how to do it right.
If you’re looking for a hip place that offers something for everyone, Fletcher’s should be your pick. The sleek downtown restaurant serves small plates if you just want to share some snacks and drinks. But there are plenty of main-course options for a longer evening out, too. Gluten-free? No problem. The restaurant specializes in making sure those who skip gluten don’t feel left out and offers many innovative options. The owners aim to create a restaurant and lounge dedicated to making people happy, and they have done that by providing fresh, local and all-natural dishes using ingredients from nearby farms practicing sustainable agriculture. They also use 100 percent grass-fed beef. The handcrafted cocktails won’t disappoint you, either. Enjoy them in the two upper dining floors or in the lively lounge downstairs, where there are DJs every Saturday night. Chef Scott Boberek aims for simple but masterfully prepared meals.
With a warm atmosphere (and cold fish), Flying Sumo has become a favorite sushi spot for both Park City locals and tourists. Most importantly, it’s known for its great Japanese food with fresh fish and quality ingredients, mixed with home cooking and reasonable prices. Recently renovated, the restaurant is both modern and playful, with an origami paper crane chandelier and black-and-white photos of sumo wrestlers covering the walls. There is a long, welcoming sushi bar and cozy tables for optimal sushi sharing. The menu features nigiri, sashimi, uramaki, hosomaki and specialty rolls as well as kitchen specials, like the teriyaki bowl, Korean beef barbecue and even some options for the little sumos, including popcorn shrimp and fish and chips.
Nestled mid-mountain among the awe-inspiring natural beauty of Deer Valley, only the most exceptional dining will do. Indulge your wish for a luxury dining experience, with tastes as bold and breathtaking as the mountain vistas that surround you. Enjoy fresh mountain air on the deck or head indoors to the inviting lodge, with elegant décor befitting a five-star resort. The expert culinary team, led by esteemed Vice President of Food and Beverage Operations and Corporate Chef Zane Holmquist, upholds award-winning standards with every dish, combining fresh, locally sourced ingredients with the absolute finest savory pairings.