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. In the light of Covid-19 many businesses have struggled with staffing and their hours. While we make every effort to ensure the info listed here is accurate, please do check with a restaurant directly before planning your journey.
This downtown Mexican spot offers a fast casual place to grab a quick bite. Choose from a variety of dishes such as tacos, burritos, nachos, quesadillas as well as a number of specialty plates. like camarones a la diabla or chili relleno.
Open late Mon – The until midnight. Friday till 2 a.m. Saturday until 11 p.m.
Salt Lake City 511 S. 300 W. Salt Lake City, 84101
Open late at weekends and located in the heart of downtown Salt Lake City is this Venezuelan restaurant. Arempas are especially known for their arepas and empanadas – perfect dishes for a late night bite. The restaurant also offers a fully vegan friendly menu too.
Open late Friday and Saturday until 3 a.m.
350 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84111
This downtown bar offers a fun bar menu that has an elevated twist. Also part of the group ran by the same team that operate White Horse and Whiskey Street (see below). 21+ only.
Kitchen open late Wednesday through Saturday until midnight.
19 E 200 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84111
This chic and intimate bar pours 100% natural wines, local beer and carefully considered craft cocktails; more importantly it also cooks up some fabulous small plates, all with European inspiration and flavor.
Open late Wednesday – Sunday until midnight, bar till 1.00 a.m.
111 E. Broadway, Salt Lake City, UT
East Liberty Tap House
Part of the lager restaurant group comprising Finca, Pago and Trestle Tavern, East Liberty is open seven days a week till midnight. The full food and bar menu is available each and every night – just ehad to the 9th and 9th neighborhood and order up a hearty plate like the pictured sloppy joe above. Opens late:
Opens late Thursday-Saturday until 11 p.m.
850 900 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84105
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 Pear Almond Tartlette, Éclairs, Strawberry Rings, Traditional English Trifle and Pain au Chocolat; plus there’s a range of savory snacks too. Opens late:
Friday and Saturday until 11 p.m.
250 S 300 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84111
The is a 21+ bar located in the former BTG wine bar location. The bar opens late into the night and offers a number of New American dishes.
Opens late seven days a week until 1 a.m.
55 W 100 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84101
This high end bar in downtown Salt Lake City, also has a focus on refined food. If you’re facing late night nibbles, you can stop by any day 11 p.m. through 1am for their late night menu. The late night menu offers tacos, taps and snacks such as chips and nachos. Maybe grab a cocktail too while you’re at it. 21+ only.
Open late Monday through Sunday until 1 a.m.
155 W 200 S, Salt Lake City, UT, Salt Lake City, UT 84101
This popular Chinese take out spot just outside of downtown SLC has been popular with locals for year after year. After 8.30 p.m. Little World offers a late night eats menu for take out or delivery. Check it out on our sister site here.
Open late seven days a week for take out or delivery until 1 a.m.
1356 State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84115
Opens late Monday – Wednesday until 11 p.m. and Friday – Saturday until 1 a.m.
321 S Main St, Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Lucky 13’s loaded burgers are often held up as some of the very best in the state – heck some reckon the world. Whoever you believe bosses the burger world though, there’s no denying that the late night hours (seven days a week) of Lucky 13 – put them ahead of the rest as the night ligers on. 21+ only.
Open late Friday and Saturday until 11 p.m.
135 W 1300 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84115
The Pie Pizzeria
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. Delivery is also available until 11 or late most nights. Opens late:
Monday through Thursday until 1 a.m.
Friday and Saturday until 3 a.m.
Sunday until 11 p.m.
The Pie (University)
1320 E 200 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84102
The Pie Hole
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. What about a slice of vegan pizza, available daily? The menu at Pie Hole fits every appetite – grab a single simple slice from as little as $2.09 or grab the 19″ Pie Hole Supreme loaded with pepperoni, Italian sausage, Canadian bacon, olives, mushrooms, bell peppers and onions ($22.39). Drinks are bargainous too, PBR’s for a buck and microbrews just $3. Opens late:
Sunday through Thursday until 2 a.m.
Friday and Saturday until 3 a.m.
344 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84111
The Roll Up Crepe
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 signature crepe menu (starting at $5.99) or sample something heartier from their range of panini ($7.95). Opens late:
Monday – Saturday until midnight.
1605 S State Street, Orem Utah 84097
Opens late Monday through Friday until midnight, open until 4 a.m. Saturdays.
243 W 400 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Whiskey Street and White Horse
These twinned bars in the heart of Salt Lake City offers some of the best food in town. Luckily for you they’re open late into the night every night. Do be aware these are popular hot spots so weekends might be very busy at the later hours. 21+ only.
Kitchen opens late seven days a week until midnight.
323 S Main St, Salt Lake City, UT 84111
325 S Main St, Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Who did we miss?
If you think we’re missing a really great addition to this list, please email us at email@example.com – we’d love to hear from you. Let us know who you think should be on this list and why. If you have a really great picture of one of more dishes, please send that too! We’re always excited to check our more businesses!