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2015 Dining Awards Reader's Choice


We always want to know what our readers think, and after tallying more than one thousand votes, it’s clear they have very good taste.

(Click here to see the 2015 Dining Awards winners chosen by our panel, and click here for the Dining Awards story in our March/April issue.)

Best Restaurant: SLC
Copper Onion
111 E. Broadway, SLC

Best Restaurant: PC
136 Heber Avenue, Park City

Best Restaurant: Provo/Central Utah
102 N. University Ave.

Best Restaurant: Ogden/Northern Utah
Elements Restaurant
640 S. 35 East, Logan

Best Restaurant: Moab/Southeastern Utah
Hell’s Backbone Grill
20 N. Highway 12, Boulder

Best Restaurant: St. George/Southwestern Utah
The Painted Pony
2 W. St. George Blvd, St. George

Best New Restaurant
Copper Kitchen
4640 S. 2300 East, Holladay

Best Japanese
1080 E. 1300 South, SLC

Best Japanese (close second)
18 W. Market Street, SLC

Best Lunch
The Wild Grape Bistro
481 E. South Temple, SLC

Best Southeast Asian
Chanon Thai Cafe
278 E. 900 South, SLC

Best Southeast Asian (close second)
Zao Asian Cafe
639 E. 400 South, SLC

Best Chinese
J. Wong’s
163 W. 200 South, SLC

Best Quick Eats
Oh Mai
3425 S. State Street, SLC

Best Quick Eats (close second)
Chow Truck
Various locations

Best Indian
Bombay House
2731 Parleys Way, SLC
7726 Campus View Dr., West Jordan
463 N. University Ave., Provo

Best Italian
418 E. 200 South, SLC

Best Mediterranean/Middle Eastern
1515 S. 1500 East, SLC
912 E. 900 South, SLC

Best Mexican
Red Iguana
736 W. North Temple, SLC, 801-322-1489
866 W. South Temple, SLC, 801-214-6050

Best Comfort Food
Squatters Pub Brewery
147 W. Broadway, SLC

Best Comfort Food (close second)
Pig & A Jelly Jar
401 E. 900 South, SLC, 385-202-7366

Best Undiscovered/Discovery
Avenues Proper 
376 8th Avenue, SLC

Best Coffee Shop
Salt Lake Roasting Co.
320 E. 400 South, SLC

Best Breakfast
Roots Cafe
3474 S. 2300 East, Millcreek

Best Wine List
The Wild Grape Bistro
481 E. South Temple, SLC

Best Wine List (close second)
878 S. 900 East, SLC

Best Desserts
Les Madeleines
216 E. 500 South, SLC

Deep breath in. Deep breath out.
Have a peaceful Tuesday evening ☮️

Everyone could use a breath of fresh air! 🌞⁠

Be sure to follow social distancing rules on the tails. 🌲 Check the link in bio to read our convo with the Executive director of the @mtntrailspc foundation, Charlie Sturgis, about being part of the covid-19 solution. ⁠

Be gentle with one another, Salt Lake ❤️

Our September-October issue is on stands now! ⁠

Salt Lake magazine has traditionally devoted its September-October issue to travel, describing trips to destinations all over the world. This year, confined by COVID, we’re looking closer to home. ❤️⁠

Stay well and be sure to pick up our latest issue or subscribe to our magazine through the link in bio!


Happy Monday 🏞
Who else is dreaming of the weekend? 😴

“The power of the people is always stronger than the people in power." - Angela Johnson⁠

Check the link in bio to read our Q & A with protest organizers. ⁠

Photo credit: Max Smith @phhhhhhhhhhhotos⁠

It's getting HOT in here! 🌞 Check out our list of the best swimming spots in Utah to cool down at! Link in bio. ⁠

Have a safe and responsible weekend, Utah! Oh and P.S. Wear a mask ❤️⁠

📸: Photo courtesy of Utah Office of Tourism⁠

Something fishy is happening on the eastern edge of the Jordanelle Reservoir... ⁠

A municipality is attempting to annex unincorporated land across a county line without that county’s approval. If this sounds like madness, that’s because it is. Read the full story though the link in bio. ⁠

📸 Photo courtesy of: Utah Office of Tourism

Summertime slush! Soft cold slurpy sweet treats- the classic seasonal delight. 🍧⁠

Here’s where to get the best and how to make them yourself, check the link in bio! 🍭

We're a little red rock crazy this weekend if you couldn't tell. (But how could we not be!)⁠

🏜️ Check out 3 pup friendly hikes in our beautiful Moab 🐶 Link in bio! Happy Hiking! ⁠

📸: Utah Office of Tourism

We ❤️ Red Rocks! 🏜️⁠

Thinking about getting into car camping this summer? 🚘 We've got some tips on how to find the right rig for you! Check the link in bio. ⛺ And keep exploring!