This established family-run restaurant is the place to go for fine dining in an upscale yet hip setting. 350 Main is located in a historic building that once housed a department store — notice the tin-pressed ceiling as you take a front-row seat to the action on Main Street or the open kitchen. Start with a signature cocktail or a bottle from the Wine Spectator-awarded list. Then order from a diverse menu of traditionally prepared, classic and playful cuisine locally sourced when possible. The Rocky Mountain trout entrée is a local favorite, but there is something for everyone on the menu, including gluten-free options. The space is well-suited for large groups with private dining options to intimate dining in large cozy booths. This season’s must-try is the Maine lobster cocktail featuring chef Matthew’s great-grandma’s recipe for cocktail sauce.
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.
Since 1983, Baja Cantina has been serving affordable Mexican cuisine in a family-friendly environment at the base of Park City Mountain Resort. After a day of playing in the snow, stop in for lunch or dinner to warm up inside the quaint and festive bar and restaurant. The bar is fully stocked with a large selection of tequilas and a margarita menu to match. For the daring: Try a Coronita tipped over into any margarita for a memorable (or not so memorable!) libation. Start with the cantina taquitos or chicken flautas, both local favorites, and order from a full menu of classic Mexican fare. Baja Cantina serves fresh fish tacos daily and also has a menu for los niños. This long-standing Park City establishment will satisfy everyone’s Mexican craving.
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.
Step into Edge Steakhouse, and you may feel like you’ve been transported to Chicago or New York. This upscale contemporary steakhouse at Westgate Resort brings a big-city feel to the mountains. Oenophiles will be pleased with one of the most comprehensive wine lists in Park City, with an in-house sommelier to help select a bottle. Edge is all about its Snake River Farms domestic wagyu steaks and Miyachiku award-winning Miyazaki A5 Wagyu from Japan. You won’t find steaks like these anywhere else in Utah. Their exclusive rib cap is carried only by chefs such as Wolfgang Puck and Thomas Keller. À la carte steaks can be accompanied by sides like the black-and-white truffle mac and cheese or the classic wagyu tartare. Make sure to sample inventive entrées like the lobster and black truffle risotto or silk road spicy shrimp appetizer.
Experience fresh, seasonal cuisine, impeccable service and breathtaking scenery at the Glitretind, located slope side at Deer Valley Resort. Thanks to the expansive windows overlooking the mid-mountain, there’s no need to leave the day’s action for a great meal. Stay outside and take in the majestic scenery from the deck seating — cozy fire pits will warm you up — or move inside, where the inviting lodge decor is befitting of this five-star resort. Corporate Chef Zane Holmquist focuses on seasonal menus and fresh, local, sustainable ingredients for his award-winning dishes. Don’t miss Glitretind’s legendary daily skier’s lunch buffet, full of fabulous eats. In the afternoons, find a vibrant après-ski scene with live music, and on Sundays, head here for Utah’s best brunch. The restaurant also presents a renowned wine cellar with more than 10,000 bottles to accompany the award-winning cuisine.
Full of Old World charm, this quaint restaurant nestled in the beautiful Silver Lake area of Deer Valley® offers everything you love about alpine dining (think fondue and Bavarian pretzels) while serving more sophisticated seasonal options as well. Chef Ryan Burnham, Best in State winner 2017, takes pride in preparing fresh, healthy dishes that are inspired by what’s available at the farmers market to make meals that will satisfy anyone’s cravings with intense flavors and unique preparations. Relax in the lovely lounge area or gather a group and take over the private dining room, which seats up to 30 guests. There is an authentic European atmosphere — a nod to the hotel’s Austrian heritage and namesake — that will leave you wanting to linger over the exquisite dinner. While you enjoy your meal, don’t miss the interesting drink and wine selection as well as the inventive desserts.
Walk into Grub Steak Restaurant and you are transported back to the Wild West. With the smell of meat grilling in the air, and the inviting fireplace, you can sit back and relax over a specialty cocktail while you wait on your meal. If you come extra hungry, dig right into the gigantic salad bar and load up on the freshly baked beer bread. There is a musician or a duo playing western and soft rock tunes on Friday and Saturday nights and holidays. The dinner menu features prime cuts of beef, fresh fish and seafood, game, pork and chicken dishes. Lunch selections include home-ground hamburgers, sandwiches and salads. Whatever you do, don’t miss dessert. Grub Steak is famous for its bread pudding served with a High West bourbon caramel sauce that is out of this world.
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.
Beer makes you smart — at least that’s the philosophy at No Name Saloon! This Park City institution, with its award-winning buffalo burgers, offers cold brews, 17 TVs airing sports games, shuffleboard and a menu of bar-food classics. In any season of the year, this is a must-stop. No Name’s rooftop bar is probably the most popular place on Main Street (it’s even heated for when the sun goes down), offering sweeping views of town and the nearby mountains. Inside is equally as ambient with an energetic scene with the saloon-style bar, elaborate décor and good-looking staff — there’s always something to keep your eyes busy. After a day on the mountain, belly up to the bar for wings, cold beers and some of the best buffalo burgers around. Although you may come for lunch or dinner, you’re likely to find yourself back here again for late-night.