Restaurant Review Roundup – December 2014

chefs table colorado rack of lamb

Do you know where you’re eating out this weekend? No? Never fear, the restaurant review roundup is here. The December 2014 edition of the roundup features over 20 different restaurants, reviewed, rated and ruminated upon by local bloggers. Pictured above, Colorado rack of lamb, taken from Eat Byu and their review of Chef’s Table in […]

News: Avenues Proper, The Annex, Talisman Brewing Company

Burger monday at annex by epic brewing

Avenues Proper – Last fall, Avenues Proper released a beer in collaboration with Charming Beard Coffee, and in their own words, it was arguably their most popular beer they’ve ever brewed. The beer is a Belgian Coffee Stout named Foreign Gentleman. After a year of constant requests avenues Proper has brewed a second batch of […]

Events: Tots For Toys, Silver Star Cafe, La Caille

Yelp Toys For Tater Tots

Yelp SLC – Ever the playful bunch, the good folks at Yelp SLC are putting a cool twist on a popular holiday tradition this December. Donate a toy during the dates below, at one of the following restaurants, and not only will your toy be passed along to Toys For Tots, but the restaurant in […]

News: Thanksgiving last minute notes

vine lore thanksgiving wine homepage banner

Vine Lore * – Choosing a wine for your Thanksgiving dinner can be tricky. The many flavors, turkey and stuffing, cranberry sauce and pumpkin pie make pairing this meal with the perfect wine seem almost impossible. Local experts in the wine biz, Vine Lore, provided us with the following handy guide to picking the right […]

News: New restaurants around SLC

spicy boiled fish chef gao

Wow, seems like only a few seconds since our last new restaurants around SLC roundup. Let us know if we’ve missed any other interesting new restaurant news. Chef Gao – Replacing Asian Isle (488 E 100 S) comes Chef Gao, from the same operators you might already know from Sweet Ginger in Midvale. The menu […]

Thanksgiving Day Dining Options 2014 In SLC

r and r bbq smoked turkey

It’s that time of the year. The turkey won’t cook itself (I think there’s an app coming out next year though) and your family won’t rest until they’re stuffed to the gills. Increasingly restaurant’s are looking to take the load off of the overwhelmed home cook though. Here are a few Thanksgiving day dining options […]

News: Shop Local, Oasis, Frida Bistro, Zest

chile en nogada

Local First Utah – November 29th is Small Business Saturday, a promo campaign started by American Express in 2010. Note: If you have an American Express card it’s worth reviewing as in past years, shopping at your favorite local business has yielded anywhere from a $10-$25 rebate. What’s better than shopping local – shopping locally […]

Events: Snowbasin, Franck’s, Bambara

bulleit dinner snowbasin

Snowbasin – On November 14th at 6 p.m. head to Snowbasin for a Bulleit Bourbon whiskey dinner featuring hors d’oeuvres and a four-course dinner paired with Bulleit Bourbon whiskeys. Taste an array of Bulleit and listen to Hollis Bulleit describe her family’s distillery process. The Bulleit Bourbon Whiskey Dinner will be held at Earl’s Lodge […]

Dining Deals November 2014

evas bakery in slc and chef charlie perry

A rundown of the best dining deals, coupons, codes and special offers available right now. If we’re missing any specific deals or sites in our round up, please do let us know. No purchase required Eva’s Bakery – 20% off dinner Celebrating their new dinner menu, simply mention #EvasBakery4Dinner when you order and receive the […]

News: Bambara, Grand America

grand america dessert 2014

Bambara * – With the onset of winter and the upcoming opening of Utah’s ski resorts, Executive Chef Nathan Powers of Bambara, has created a “Snowstorm” lunch special to benefit the Utah Avalanche Center. From Monday, Nov. 10 through Friday, Nov. 14, for the fifth year in a row, Bambara will donate one dollar to […]