Best Breakfast to Burgers; How to Navigate Park City Restaurants
Vacations are all about treating yourself and nothing will pamper your taste buds and tummy more than an exquisite meal at one of Park City’s restaurants. If you’re a true foodie, you won’t want to leave town without trying the best Park City has to offer. So, To narrow your search, we’re letting you know about a few of our favorites. While we wish that these “Staff Pick” restaurants had bribed us with free meals, all of our picks are unpaid and unsolicited.
— On Main Street —
$$$$ Contemporary country-kitchen ambiance and the most delightful tapas. As well as fresh local offerings and bistro-style seating make this is a true favorite. Visit the Handle website.
$$$ Old West rustic meets new mountain town at this whiskey distillery, bar, and restaurant. Enjoy the country ambiance of wooden-decor and high ceilings matched with an unforgettable menu and delicious whiskey cocktails. Visit the High West Distillery website.
$$$$ The luxurious meal matches the perfect atmosphere of this brand new, Main Street restaurant. Here, exquisite meats are artfully cooked over a wood fire. But, that’s not all they offer. Indulge in your fair share of appetizers, seafood, salads, and more. Visit the Firewood on Main website.
$$$ If you’re looking for a light, refreshing, healthy lunch, Harvest will not disappoint. They spend time incorporating local and seasonal ingredients into their entrees, resulting in meals that are filled with veggies and superfoods. Visit the Harvest website.
$$$$ With a high-ceilinged atrium inside and seating that overlooks Historic Main Street on the outdoor deck, Riverhorse has won many awards for their overall dining experience. It’s one of the oldest and most elite restaurants in Park City. Expect an extensive wine list and fresh seasonal offerings. But, the local secret is their Sunday brunch. Visit the Riverhorse on Main website.
$$$$ The name says it all. Serving cuts of steak, ahi, lamb, and more, this steakhouse is an exquisite dining option on Main Street. In addition, sing along to your favorite classics from the dueling pianos on-site. Visit the Prime Steak House website.
$$ Fast, casual, and affordable, this Italian restaurant at the base of Main Street is the perfect combination of value and location. Plus, the classic Italian entrees are always a crowd pleaser. Visit the Vinto website.
$$$$ The authentic Asian artifacts around this restaurant will take your breath away just as much as the stellar pan-Asia cuisine. Offering a unique twist on several classics, you’ll be able to transport yourself from China to Vietnam to Korea with every new bite you take. Visit the Washo website.
$$$ With menu options like the Vegan Curry Bowl and the Buddha bowl of goodness!, this restaurant puts a creative spin on your typical veggie meal. Plus with add-ons like avocado, sautéed mushrooms, and roasted tomato, you can truly make the meal your own. Visit the Harvest website.
$ Enjoy beer-lined walls and the perfect slice of greasy pizza, and one of the best chill vibes in Park City. Ditch the crowds and satisfy your craving for subs, burgers, sandwiches, and of course, pizza. Visit the Davanza’s Main Street website.
$$ Operated by Riverhorse on Main, this gourmet grab-n-go market will change the way you eat on the mountain. Sit down to a quick lunch or take a sandwich to go. Their meals are made with the best ingredients and are sure to top any PB&J you’ve stored in your coat pocket before. Visit the Riverhorse Provisions website.
Enjoy live music every night at this Main Street bar. The eclectic array of music includes acts ranging from rock to country to dueling pianos. Sit back and listen while indulging in their unique cocktails and delicious food options. Tip: Try the Spur Burger or the wings. Visit the Spur Bar & Grill website.
— Off Main Street —
$$ The chefs at Vessel use fresh locally-sourced ingredients in a menu that changes seasonally. The food is good for you, hearty, and respectful of both your time and your wallet. Visit the Vessel Kitchen website.
$$ Just reading the menu, with entrees such as Short Rib Benedict and Fluffy Hotcakes, makes us drool. This recent addition to the Park City restaurant scene is changing the way the town does breakfast, offering a healthy and delicious twist on your classic favorites. Visit the Five5eeds website.
$$ Maxwell’s is a classic amongst the locals, offering New York style pizzas. There are fresh house-made pastas, Philly cheese steaks, and buffalo wings. But you gotta try the specialty pizzas! Located in the Kimball Junction area, this is a great family option on the outskirts of town. Visit Maxwells website.
$$$ Away from the hustle and bustle of Main Street, this hidden gem is continually one of our favorites. During the winter, enjoy ski-up access to the café and during the summer, take advantage of the large open patio with live music. Whenever you come, there is a variety of delicious seasonal items awaiting you that will put every other brunch you’ve had to shame. Visit the Silver Star Cafe website.
$ Finding the best bakery in every town you visit is an essential part of traveling, and in Park City, you won’t need to look any further than Windy Ridge Bakery. With tarts, cakes, crescents, and more, you’ll be sure to find a way to indulge your sweet tooth. Visit the Windy Ridge Bakery website.
$$$ Bringing a little bit of Maine to the mountains, Freshie’s Lobster Co serves a classic butter-smothered Lobster roll that will transport you to the shores of Cape Cod. If you’re looking for more than just the roll, be sure to try the New England Clam Chowdah. Visit the Freshie’s website.
$$$ This ski-in/ski-out Canyon Village restaurant has an immense range of offerings, from fresh seasonal fine fare to exquisite aprés ski. It’s one of the best dining experiences in town. Visit the Lookout Cabin website .
$ Since cheap burgers an beer is exactly what you need after a day on the slopes, the Corner Store is consistently one of our favorites. Tucked into the base area of Park City Mountain, this is a ski-boots-on and live music kind of place. Visit the Corner Store website.
$$ This is not your typical on-mountain dining experience. Ditch the potentially hazardous walk across the cafeteria with a tray in your hand and ski boots on for the much more comfortable sit-down service of Royal Street Café. Enjoy a variety of world-fare including tacos, poke, and burgers. Visit the Royal Street Cafe website.
$$ We’re excited that this Utah-original restaurant has made its way to Park City. Known for huge portions, authentic Indian spices, and a phenomenal lunch buffet, this restaurant is a great go-to if you’re in the mood for Indian. Visit the Ganesh website.
$$$ The perfect mix of out-of-this-world food and a fun casual atmosphere makes Blind Dog our favorite sushi spot in town. Plus, their raw bar is unbeatable and features everything from Oysters to complete Seafood towers. Visit the Blind Dog website.
$$ Sure, it seems almost sacrilege to order a burger at a sushi place, but don’t hate it until you try it. The Blue Burger is a classic with delicious add-ons like pork belly, bacon, and bleu cheese. Visit the Sushi Blue website.
$$ Featuring Northern Mexican food, this restaurant pays homage to the Tarahumara people of Chihuahua, Mexico who are famous for their long-distance running. The menu includes tacos, burritos, fajitas, enchiladas, and a salsa bar featuring more than 20 daily-made salsas. Visit the Tarahumara website.
$ At Hungry Miner’s, they ice and top your donut right in front of you, giving you the opportunity to mix and match to your heart’s desire. Hint: If you go with chocolate frosting and toasted coconut, it tastes just like a Samoa. Visit the Hungry Miner website.