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.
With great steaks that are comfortably priced, this family-friendly steakhouse by Diversified Bars & Restaurants (a DBR joint) is located at the base of the town ski lift, featuring patio dining with spectacular mountain views of Park City Ski Resort. Butcher’s is a true chop house serving Chicago Stock Yards all grass-fed beef. Enjoy a full dinner — 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 King Crab legs. Take advantage of seasonal two-for-one entrée deals (limited time, some restrictions). Butcher’s is one of few restaurants 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. Offering a wide variety of beers, unique and fresh craft cocktails, Butcher’s will ensure you find a beverage that you fancy.
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. 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 the Silk Road spicy shrimp appetizer.
What started as Park City’s most popular food truck in 2009 now has a permanent home, allowing locals and tourists to get their “lobstah” fix almost any day of the week. At Freshies Lobster, find traditional Maine lobster rolls, New England eats, salads, pies, sandwiches and more. Owners Ben and Lorin Smaha know the business. Both were raised in New England (from Maine and New Hampshire, respectively). Ben even has a background in baiting, trapping and harvesting. With a mantra of “Shore to door in 24,” they are delivering a taste of home to customers who grew up in the Northeast inside this nautical-themed casual eatery. Be sure to try another taste of Maine, the delicious blueberry pie, and the restaurant’s Maine sarsaparilla root soda. Find the food truck at Park Silly Sunday Market and more.
Riverhorse on Main is on an elite list of top restaurants in the nation and one of the oldest and most distinguished restaurants in Park City’s Historic District. As a 16-year recipient of the Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star Award, Riverhorse on Main is lauded by restaurant critics and the dining public as one of North America’s top culinary destinations and a local culinary gem. Riverhorse was also Utah’s first restaurant to receive the prestigious DiRoNA Award. With its trendy, urban vibe, live music and historic setting in the renovated Masonic Hall, Riverhorse treats guests to an inventive array of eclectic American cuisine and uncomplicated seasonal dishes crafted by award-winning executive chef and co-owner Seth Adams. Guests can also bring Adams’ culinary expertise into their own home: Riverhorse offers private chef and catering services for intimate parties of two and for parties as large as 200.