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Irish Pubs and Grub

Irish Pubs and Grub January 18, 2012 | Food, Live Music, Nightlife, Travel Tips | Read More
LenDog64 image; www.flickr.com Salt Lake City is known for Mormons, and it’s known for skiing. These days, it even has a reputation for great sushi. But Irish food? And Irish pubs? Yep. Salt Lake has ‘em. And while some of these are rather divey bars with little Irish ambiance beyond their...

Happy Hour in Salt Lake City

Happy Hour in Salt Lake City January 8, 2012 | Food, Happy Hour, Late Night, Travel Tips | Read More
Bob B. Brown image; www.flickr.com Happy hour serves many functions. It can be a way to refuel after a day of skiing, or a time to catch a beer with your coworkers at the day’s end. Or it can be a good chance to check out a new-to-you restaurant. Whatever the case, happy hour always involves discounted...

Valentine’s Day at Snowbird Resort

Valentine’s Day at Snowbird Resort December 17, 2011 | Events, Fine Dining, Food, Lodging, Things to Do, What's New, Winter Activities | Read More
Upsilon Andromedae image; www.flickr.com While Valentine’s Day might rightly seem like a distant date on the calendar, it actually is only about two months away. And though most will likely wait a while before setting concrete plans, it certainly does not hurt to begin considering your options....

Salt Lake City’s Best Cafés

Salt Lake City’s Best Cafés December 10, 2011 | Cafes, Coffee, Culture, Food, Inexpensive, Live Music, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Salt Lake Roasting Company (Casey Serin image; www.flickr.com) Salt Lake City contains a truly surprising volume of coffee shops. And while the number of these might seem excessive, the industry thrives. Catering to students, business persons, love birds, and connoisseurs of leisure, these cafes tend...

Top Five Fine Dining Establishments

Top Five Fine Dining Establishments November 4, 2011 | Fine Dining, Food, Travel Tips | Read More
  Kevygee Image; www.flickr.com Takashi (18 West Market Street; 801-519-9595) appears over and over again as one of Utah’s best restaurants. Serving Japanese cuisine, Takashi knows the difference between an inventive roll and a true gastronomic delicacy. For dinner, try their numerous specialty...

Best Cheap Eats

Best Cheap Eats November 4, 2011 | Food, Inexpensive, Travel Tips | Read More
Kimberlykv Image; www.flickr.com Eating on a budget in Salt Lake City doesn’t need to entail steering through a fast food drive-through or visiting a dingy buffet. In fact, many of Salt Lake’s best and most loved restaurants come with a price tag of roughly $10 per plate. Red Iguana (736...

Top Five Sushi Restaurants in Salt Lake, Part Two

Top Five Sushi Restaurants in Salt Lake, Part Two October 15, 2011 | Food, Travel Tips | Read More
    Ichiban Sushi (Casey Serin image; www.flickr.com) Ichiban Sushi & Japanese Cuisine (336 South 400 East; 801-532-7522) is yet another of Salt Lake City’s hidden gems. Located just east of downtown, this restaurant has been operating for more than 20 years, serving fine nigiri,...

Top Five Sushi Restaurants in Salt Lake, Part One

Top Five Sushi Restaurants in Salt Lake, Part One October 15, 2011 | Food, Inexpensive, Travel Tips | Read More
Magic Robot Image; www.flickr.com If you’re not from the area, eating sushi in a landlocked city might seem like a bad idea. But locals and experienced visitors know better: the sushi scene in Salt Lake City is alive and thriving. With a major international airport importing daily deliveries of...

Late Night Dining Salt Lake City

Late Night Dining Salt Lake City September 28, 2011 | Food, Late Night, Nightlife | Read More
Scottks1 image; www.flickr.com Let’s be honest. If you’re looking for late night dining in Salt Lake City, you’re not going to find much beyond 10 or 11pm. However, a few of the city’s restaurants stay open just a little later than the others. The Bayou (645 South State; 801-961-8400) is...

Free Things to Do in Salt Lake City

Free Things to Do in Salt Lake City July 23, 2011 | Events, Food, Free, Live Music, Nightlife, Summer Activities, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Perhaps the best thing a city offers its residents and visitors is an enormous amount of activities and attractions. But almost always these come at a price. Sometimes it can be difficult to find ways to entertain yourself without escaping the city entirely. Luckily for Salt Lake City’s population,...