Brunch at Pago in Salt Lake City

May 23, 2013

Pago is special. I feel like this whole post could be summed up in those three words, but I’ll expand for posterity’s sake. I’m not sure where to begin –…


R&R Barbecue in Salt Lake City

May 16, 2013

I have to be careful with this one… it’s about a new BBQ place in town. For some wonderful reason, BBQ is among the hottest and most controversial debates and…


Copper Onion

April 16, 2013

Copper Onion is bringing something new to Salt Lake City.  Some of you may not agree.  If you disagree, likely you’ve been around food and fine-dining for a long time.…


Diva’s Cafe and Spirits in Salt Lake

October 30, 2012

For those of you who loved Diva’s Cupcakes and Coffee, they’re back with a slight change in name and vision. Now referred to as Diva’s Cafe and Spirits, this loved…


Pallet in Salt Lake City

July 18, 2012

by Josh Rosenthal Sometimes we don’t learn from the past.  What great restaurants don’t have rough beginnings?  I remember when Copper Onion first opened and the general consensus was, “too…


Picnic Fresh Sandwiches on a Patio

June 26, 2012

by Josh Rosenthal Downtown Salt Lake City fine dining keeps getting better.  We all know that by now.  With the 9th and 9th deli and Picnic the sandwich seen is…


Oasis Cafe in Salt Lake

June 20, 2012

Sometimes first impressions aren’t exactly correct.  After one brunch a few years back Josh and I both had Oasis Cafe pegged as a mostly vegetarian restaurant. Nothing is wrong with…


Brunch at Piñon Market and Cafe

June 11, 2012

Josh and I are on a Tour de Patio of sorts, checking out all of the best patios in Salt Lake that offer brunch. Our latest stop: Piñon Market and…


Copper Canyon Grill House and Tavern at The Radisson

June 7, 2012

I don’t venture into hotel taverns or cafes often. I guess I assume they are just for the hotel guests or out-of-towners but they are really just as much for…


Pallet in Salt Lake City

May 9, 2012

There’s a new restaurant that I’ve mentioned a few times but I must tell you more about it.  Pallet sits on the fringes of downtown in a renovated old warehouse…