Jessi’s guidebook

Jessi
Jessi’s guidebook

My favorite restaurants, bars, things to do in SLC

Salt Lake City is full of a growing list of options for dining, drinking and entertainment. I hope you love this city as much as I do!
Great little local coffee shop within walking distance of the house
Bjorn's Brew
2165 State St
Great little local coffee shop within walking distance of the house
Best pastries in town - hands down
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Tulie Bakery
863 East 700 South
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Best pastries in town - hands down
Favorite restaurant for excellent food, cocktails and atmosphere
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The Copper Onion
111 East Broadway
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Favorite restaurant for excellent food, cocktails and atmosphere
Fun bar, great setting and good cocktails
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Under Current
270 300 E
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Fun bar, great setting and good cocktails
Delicious food, fun cocktails, beautiful atmosphere
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HSL
418 E 200 S
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Delicious food, fun cocktails, beautiful atmosphere
An SLC classic; good mole and extensive menu
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Red Iguana 2
866 West South Temple
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An SLC classic; good mole and extensive menu
Delicious Mediterranean food
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Laziz Kitchen
912 Jefferson St W
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Delicious Mediterranean food
Cutie pie little cocktail bar with very friendly service
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Water Witch
163 W 900 S
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Cutie pie little cocktail bar with very friendly service
Great park with plenty of places to stroll/run, for kids to play and with an in-park aviary
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Liberty Park Pool
650 900 South
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Great park with plenty of places to stroll/run, for kids to play and with an in-park aviary
Yummy brunch and dinner in a sweet setting near the park
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Tradition
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Yummy brunch and dinner in a sweet setting near the park
A local favorite with great skiing/snowboarding
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Brighton Resort
8302 South Brighton Loop Road
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A local favorite with great skiing/snowboarding
A must-see site in SLC, regardless of presence/absence of religion
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Temple Square
50 N Temple
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A must-see site in SLC, regardless of presence/absence of religion
Closest place to purchase wine, liquor and beer; closed on Sunday's and holidays
Utah Wine Store
280 Harris Ave S
Closest place to purchase wine, liquor and beer; closed on Sunday's and holidays
Tasty food, good drinks; must order the brussels sprouts!
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White Horse Spirits & Kitchen
325 Main St
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Tasty food, good drinks; must order the brussels sprouts!
Good whisky selection, other cocktails and tasty menu in a lively atmosphere
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Whiskey Street Cocktails & Dining
323 Main St
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Good whisky selection, other cocktails and tasty menu in a lively atmosphere
A favorite place for cocktails and tasty bites
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Copper Common
111 Broadway
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A favorite place for cocktails and tasty bites
Check out the library as a whole and be sure to climb the outdoor stairs to the top
The Library Store
210 400 South
Check out the library as a whole and be sure to climb the outdoor stairs to the top
Beautiful gardens with an outdoor amphitheater with fabulous concerts in the summer
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Red Butte Garden
300 Wakara Way
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Beautiful gardens with an outdoor amphitheater with fabulous concerts in the summer
Lovely farmer's market with in-season produce, tasty prepared foods and local art and crafts during Summer months
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Downtown Farmers' Market
300 W 300 S
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Lovely farmer's market with in-season produce, tasty prepared foods and local art and crafts during Summer months
Great skiing/snowboarding in Winter and fun outdoor activities and hiking in Summer
Snowbird Center Trail
Great skiing/snowboarding in Winter and fun outdoor activities and hiking in Summer
Beautiful interior, exterior and exhibits
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Natural History Museum of Utah
301 Wakara Way
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Beautiful interior, exterior and exhibits
A fun hike at sunset with sandstone 'chairs' for lounging at the top
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The Living Room Trailhead
383 Colorow Road
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A fun hike at sunset with sandstone 'chairs' for lounging at the top
Charming town with great hiking trails, restaurants and galleries
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Park City
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Charming town with great hiking trails, restaurants and galleries
Fun market on Sunday's in the Summer; be sure to check out the Bloody Mary bar!
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Park Silly Sunday Market
780 Main Street
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Fun market on Sunday's in the Summer; be sure to check out the Bloody Mary bar!
Healthy, quick meals (all 3 available) for a very reasonable price
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Pulp Lifestyle Kitchen Liberty Park
439 East 900 South
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Healthy, quick meals (all 3 available) for a very reasonable price
Loads of great hiking trails up in this canyon
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Millcreek Canyon
3800 Millcreek Canyon Road
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Loads of great hiking trails up in this canyon
Great museum for families with lots of hands-on activities for kids
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The Leonardo Museum
209 East 500 South
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Great museum for families with lots of hands-on activities for kids
Quirky sculpture garden in downtown SLC; worth a few minutes of your time!
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Gilgal Sculpture Garden
749 East 500 South
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Quirky sculpture garden in downtown SLC; worth a few minutes of your time!
Fun shopping, dining, strolling area in SLC
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9th & 9th
913 E 9th S
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Fun shopping, dining, strolling area in SLC

Food Scene

delicious Indian food right around the corner for dine-in or take-out
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Saffron Valley Bistro - Sugar House
479 E 2100 S
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delicious Indian food right around the corner for dine-in or take-out
gorgeous restaurant with great cocktails and rotating menu
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HSL
418 E 200 S
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gorgeous restaurant with great cocktails and rotating menu
beautiful, new-construction restaurant with an on-site garden
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Table X
1457 E 3350 S
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beautiful, new-construction restaurant with an on-site garden
a favorite in the city; these guys just do it right - every time
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The Copper Onion
111 East Broadway
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a favorite in the city; these guys just do it right - every time
very cool speakeasy (make a reservation!) with a cocktail bar; casual entrance on the main floor with beers and cocktails available
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The Rest
331 Main St
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very cool speakeasy (make a reservation!) with a cocktail bar; casual entrance on the main floor with beers and cocktails available
tasty modern spin on Italian dining
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Stanza Italian Bistro & Wine Bar
454 E 300 S
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tasty modern spin on Italian dining
a Salt Lake institution; excellent Mexican food and drinks
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Red Iguana 2
866 West South Temple
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a Salt Lake institution; excellent Mexican food and drinks
excellent pastries
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Tulie Bakery
863 East 700 South
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excellent pastries
good coffee, pastries and gelato
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Amour Café
1329 500 E
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good coffee, pastries and gelato
right around the corner!
Bjorn's Brew
2165 State St
right around the corner!
excellent breakfast!
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Sweet Lake Biscuits & Limeade
54 W 1700 S
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excellent breakfast!
great breakfast and lunch - an easy favorite
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Roots Cafe
3474 South 2300 East
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great breakfast and lunch - an easy favorite
a true Salt Lake institution; known for their breakfast; plan for a lengthy wait
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Ruth's Diner
4160 Emigration Canyon Road
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a true Salt Lake institution; known for their breakfast; plan for a lengthy wait

Drinks & Nightlife

good food and cocktails; lively atmosphere
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Whiskey Street Cocktails & Dining
323 Main St
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good food and cocktails; lively atmosphere
great bites, dinner and cocktails --> be sure to order the brussels sprouts!
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White Horse Spirits & Kitchen
325 Main St
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great bites, dinner and cocktails --> be sure to order the brussels sprouts!
tasty bites and good cocktails in a lovely setting
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Under Current
270 300 E
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tasty bites and good cocktails in a lovely setting
great cocktails, good atmosphere, small but tasty menu
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Copper Common
111 Broadway
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great cocktails, good atmosphere, small but tasty menu
...and Beer Bar (next door/attached)
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Bar-X
155 East 200 South
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...and Beer Bar (next door/attached)
really good food, good cocktails, great outdoor patio with games in the summer
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Purgatory Bar
62 East 700 South
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really good food, good cocktails, great outdoor patio with games in the summer
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The Depot
400 West South Temple
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Urban Lounge
241 South 500 East
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Sightseeing

no need to be a religious cat to appreciate this temple square downtown
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Temple Square
50 N Temple
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no need to be a religious cat to appreciate this temple square downtown
totally whacky and random sculpture garden in the heart of SLC
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Gilgal Sculpture Garden
749 East 500 South
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totally whacky and random sculpture garden in the heart of SLC
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Utah State Capitol
350 State Street
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great local library; take a hike to the top for great views!
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Salt Lake City Public Library
210 East 400 South
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great local library; take a hike to the top for great views!

Arts & Culture

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Natural History Museum of Utah
301 Wakara Way
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excellent outdoor concerts during the summer
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Red Butte Garden Amphitheatre
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excellent outdoor concerts during the summer
great contemporary art museum; free entry
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Utah Museum of Contemporary Art
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great contemporary art museum; free entry
great art museum
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Utah Museum of Fine Arts
410 Campus Center Drive
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great art museum
good museum for families with lots of hands-on activities
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The Leonardo Museum
209 East 500 South
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good museum for families with lots of hands-on activities

Parks & Nature

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Antelope Island
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Great Salt Lake
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Red Butte Garden
300 Wakara Way
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a great park for walking, running, visiting the aviary
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Liberty Park Pool
650 900 South
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a great park for walking, running, visiting the aviary
beautiful park with a hiking trail
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Memory Grove Park
300 Canyon Road
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beautiful park with a hiking trail
great hiking in the summer and skiing/snowboarding in the winter
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Solitude Mountain Resort
12000 Big Cottonwood Canyon Road
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great hiking in the summer and skiing/snowboarding in the winter
hiking in the summer; skiing/snowboarding in the winter; a local favorite!
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Brighton Resort
8302 South Brighton Loop Road
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hiking in the summer; skiing/snowboarding in the winter; a local favorite!
one of the last 'skier-only' resorts in the US!
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Alta Ski Area
10230 Utah 210
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one of the last 'skier-only' resorts in the US!
great skiing/snowboarding in the winter; fun mountain activities for the family during the summer
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Snowbird Resort
9385 Snowbird Center Trail
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great skiing/snowboarding in the winter; fun mountain activities for the family during the summer
loads of options for hiking trails in this area
Mill Creek Canyon Road
loads of options for hiking trails in this area

Entertainment & Activities

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Hogle Zoo
2600 E Sunnyside Ave
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great Saturday farmer's market in the summer
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Downtown Farmers' Market
300 W 300 S
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great Saturday farmer's market in the summer