Salt Lake City Restaurants

The mole poblano at Alamexo in Salt Lake City.

Alamexo in Salt Lake City

The American restaurant Zy recently morphed into a Mexican restaurant, trading in its focus on cheese and wine for guacamole and tequila.  Chef Matt…

Braised lamb at Layla in Salt Lake City.

Layla Grill in Salt Lake City

I have a severe weakness for lamb.  Whenever there’s a lamb dish on a menu, it’s a pretty sure bet that that’s my order. …

Pallet in Salt Lake City

Pallet in Salt Lake City

Pallet is unlike anywhere else in Salt Lake City.  The downtown restaurant is known for its unparalleled atmosphere, the focus of which varies depending…

A bite of barbecued pork at Ho Mei Barbecue in Salt Lake City.

Ho Mei BBQ in Salt Lake City

I love the way that food connects people.  The way that it connects us to our pasts and to each other, and how sharing…

Halibut with sweet potatoes and vegetables at Oasis Cafe in Salt Lake City.

Oasis Cafe in Salt Lake City

Oasis Café has a reputation for being a vegetarian-friendly brunch spot in Salt Lake City’s dining scene.  That’s not a bad thing to be…