Late Night Restaurants SLC

We’ve all been there. Your plans overran, you’re wandering the streets of SLC – desperately in search of a restaurant open late into the night. As you search in vain, the whole town is shuttered up like the villain and sheriff are about to dust off.

Luckily we do actually have eateries open later than 10pm, you just need to know where to look. The following list are the best of those late night restaurants SLC has to offer. Note: to be listed, kitchen must operate past 10pm.

avenues proper opens late night in slc

Avenues Proper offers a reduced late night menu with selections from their larger dinner menu plus desserts too. Stop by late for their excellent chicken and waffles ($13) or a slice of their goatcheese buttermilk pie with beet ice cream ($8)!

Opens late:
Thursday through Saturday until midnight
Serving: Late night menu

376 8th Ave, Salt Lake City, Utah 84103
(385) 227-8628
Late night menu

bayou logo

With over 300 beers listed on their menu, you’d expect this joint to be busy well into the wee hours, and it is. The kitchen opens every night until 12.30am – which means you can soak up some of those great beers with their signature Cajun and Creole dishes. To sate that late night craving try their Popcorn Crawfish ($5.99, with tomato-chipotle sauce) or Po Boy Sandwich ($8.99, hoagie bun with lettuce, tomato, onion, po-boy sauce and choice of cormeal crusted catfish, crawfish, shrimp or oysters).

Opens late:
Every night until 12:30 am

645 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84111
(801) 961-8400

bodega logo

Bodega late night eats are cheap and cheerful with maybe just a dash of hipster-ish attitude thrown in for good measure too. The Mexican-inspired selections include Vegan Tacos ($3, black beans, avocado, smoked corn pico, citrus slaw, red sauce) and Asisn Chicken Tacos ($3, chicken thigh, pickled carrot and daikon, jalapeno, cilantro, aioli).

Opens late:
Monday through Saturday until 11.00PM

331 S Main St, Salt Lake City, UT 84111
(801) 532-4042
Late night menu

eva banner brunch

The self proclaimed “small restaurant with big flavors” Eva opens late on both weekends and weekdays. The anything but small menu is centered around shareable tapas plates including great bites like Slow Roasted Tri-tip Bruschetta ($8, lemon, parmesan, aioli, radicchio), Moroccan Toasted Cauliflower ($6, kalamata olives, preserved lemon, cilantro) and Wood-fired Flatbread ($7, truffled white bean, arugula pesto, olive tapenade).

Opens late:
Monday through Saturday until midnight

317 S Main St, Salt Lake City, UT 84111
(801) 359-8447

gourmandise the bakery logo

Got a late night sweet craving that requires something more refined than skulking around the sev aisles? If its the weekend – you may be in luck if you check out the wonderful baked goods from downtown SLC’s Gourmandise. Selections change daily but you can expect to see treats such as a Pear Almond Tartlette, Éclairs, Strawberry Rings, Traditional English Trifle, Pain au Chocolat and much much more.

Opens late:
Friday and Saturday until 11:00pm

250 S 300 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84111
(801) 328-3330

ho mei bbq logo restaurant open late night in slc

Skip the generic and often forgettable Chinese take out food, and hit up Ho Mei BBQ in South Salt Lake for the real deal, open late all week long. The authentic Cantonese heavy menu is packed with don’t miss eats such as their array of daily in house roasted meats and mouth watering dishes such as Salted Fish & Chicken Fried Rice ($8.95) that will hit the spot.

Open late:
Sunday through Thursday until midnight 12:00 am
Friday and Saturday until 1:00 am

3370 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84115
(801) 486-8800

the pie pizza logo open late in slc

It’s not just pizza that The Pie is serving up well into the night at their university location. In addition to pizzas ranging from 13 inches to a crazy 23 inches the restaurant offers wings, salads, pasta, baked subs and zappis (their own version of the classic calzone). There’s also a handful of gluten free selections too, to cover everyone’s late night needs.

Opens late:
Monday through Thursday until 1am
Friday and Saturday until 3am
Sunday until 11pm

The Pie (University area)
1320 E 200 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84102
(801) 582-0195

pie hole slc logo

Looking for a late night spot and somewhere to spend your bitcoin in one go, look no further than the Pie Hole in downtown SLC. The menu at Pie Hole fits every appetite – grab a single simple slice from as little as $2.25 or grab the 19″ Pie Hole Supreme loaded with pepperoni, Italian sausage, Canadian bacon, olives, mushrooms, bell peppers and onions ($22.50). Drinks are bargainous too, PBR’s for a buck and microbrews just $3.

Opens late:
Sunday through Thursday until 2am
Friday and Saturday until 3am

344 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84111
(801) 359-4653

the roll up cafe logo

Utah county citizens need not miss out on late night eats either – the “Best crepe secret in Utah” is open late every day except Sunday. Get a light bite from their salad or signature crepe menu (starting at $4.99) or sample something heartier from their range of panini ($5.69).

Opens late:
Monday through Thursday until 1am
Friday and Saturday until 2am

1605 S State Street, Orem Utah 84097
(801) 882-7373

spitz slc logo

One of SLC’s newest downtown restaurants is Spitz – offering a modern interpretation on the European favorite – doner kebabs. Of course, they do this in their own inimitable fashion – while your chowing down on your Street Cart Doner ($7.95 beef/lamb, romaine, onion, cucumber, green pepper, tomato, tzatziki and chili sauce., garlic aioli, fried lavash chips) you might also find yourself sipping on a local brew while playing Cards Against Humanity (provided on each table).

Opens late:
Friday and Saturday until midnight

35 E. Broadway, Salt Lake City, UT 84111
(801) 364-0286

squatters slc logo

Squatters in downtown SLC is a brewpub institution, first rekindling SLC’s love affair with craft ale back in 1989. The pub opens seven days a week and after 10PM offers a reduced late night menu till close.

The late night menu serves most of their pub grub menu except for their “Pub Favorites” items. Luckily though, one item you can still order form that section right till close is their popular Fish & Chips ($13.99, American Wheat Hefeweizen battered Alaskan cod served with choice of fries).

Opens late:
Sunday through Thursday until midnight
Friday and Saturday until 1:00am

zest slc logo open late at weekends

Vegetarians needn’t pine any longer for late night restaurants in downtown SLC either – the increasingly popular Zest Kitchen and Bar has you covered. The restaurant’s late night bites menu is a perfect way to enjoy one of their vegi delights such as Stuffed Avocado ($13, spicy seasoned walnuts, pico, & cashew sour cream raw) or Zucchini Noodles (#14, fresh tomato sauce, pesto, & pine nuts raw).

Opens late:
Friday and Saturday until midnight

275 south 200 west, Salt Lake City, UT 84101
(801) 433-0589
Late night bites menu

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