About Alamexo Cantina

The Angry Korean - philly cheesesteak with bulgogi

It’s A Wrap – March 2019

DABC Licenses Causing more than a few column inches this month was the failure of Heart and Soul Karaoke...
Feldmans Deli hi res header

Essential Salt Lake City restaurants to check out in 2019

I'm not one to sugar coat things, so I'm going to give you it straight right now. Take a last glance...
Hash House A Go Go - coming to Utah (Hash House A Go Go)

It’s A Wrap – August 2018

Alamexo & Alamexo Cantina Mexico’s revolt against Spanish rule began on the early morning of September 16 in 1810, when Father Miguel Hidalgo rang the...
Taste Of The Wasatch 2017 - Park City Culinary Institute desserts

Menu watch – July 2018

Taste Of The Wasatch As promised last week, I'm excited to unveil the full and final menu for this years Taste Of The Wasatch. In...
Fatboy Phillies - Philly cheesesteak (Redneck Food Rambles)

The Roundup – June 2018

This month, a little more than twenty or so reviews of restaurants, food trucks, cafes and more that you need to know about around...
SOMI Vietnamese Bistro (Utah Grubs)

The Roundup – May 2018

Once again, it's time to look back over the past few weeks and see what local writers, bloggers and podcasters have been covering. ...
Ribs at R&R BBQ

It’s A Wrap – April 2018

DABC licenses A relatively busy month in April's DABC meeting with lots of businesses receiving newly minted licenses. Details as follows: Bar license Five businesses competed...
Copper Kitchen - halibut from Spring menu (Copper Kitchen)

Menu Watch – April 2018

Alamexo Cantina Newly opened sister restaurant to downtown’s Alamexo, Alamexo Cantina in the 9th and 9th area is acting upon customer demand by bringing up...
BGR Sugar House - mushroom Swiss. Credit, BGR

Menu Watch – January 2018

BGR Sugar House - Fair warning this one will probably get a little messy, but hey, want a free burger? Head down to...
Celeste - ravioli incavolati. Photo Talyn Sherer of Slug Mag

Restaurant review roundup – January 2018

A smaller roundup this month as we recap the musings of local writers, bloggers and podcasters from the past couple months. Understandable of...
Alamexo: puerco tacos

Events: Spencer’s, Stanza, Alamexo Cantina

Spencer's - Start the year right this Saturday night (January 6th) and join chef Sebastian Lowrey at SLC's top steakhouse for a fun beer...
Alamexo Cantina - plantain cakes. Credit, SLC Eats

Restaurant review roundup – November 2017

I'm guessing like me, you're entering day three of turkey leftovers. Days four and five are looking more and more bleak. Each...
Alamexo Cantina - mollete special for Day of the Dead 2017

Events: BTG, Alamexo, Porch, Chocolate Festival

Alamexo - Celebrate Dia de los Muertos - aka Day of the Dead - on November 1st and 2nd at either Alamexo restaurant. ...
cy noodles house spicy dan dan noodles

Menu watch – October 2017

Alamexo Cantina - This new comer to the 9th and 9th area is upto full speed and now open for lunch. Closed on...
Alamexo - chorizo and potato flautas

New restaurants – October 2017

Alamexo Cantina - Now open in the 9th and 9th area and by all counts, doing great business, and for good reason. Alamexo...
Cantina De Alamexo - pork and duck meatballs

It’s a wrap – August 2017

Park City Cocktail Contest - Votes have been tallied, and drink enthusiasts have carefully chosen Bonnie Ulmer as the winner of this year’s Park...
Chef Matt Lake of Alamexo at 2016 chile class

Ask The Chef: Matt Lake of Alamexo

In a new feature to the site, I will be sitting down with chefs from across Utah and through a mix of charm, persuasion...
Carnitas at Cantina De Alamexo. Credit SLC Eats.

Restaurant review roundup – April 2017

Our latest roundup of writers and podcasters across the Wasatch Front - stacked to the brim with dining destinations. More than thirty items...
cantina de alamexo chorizo flautas

New restaurants – February 2017

Cantina De Alamexo - This new restaurant from Alamexo chef and owner Matt Lake isn't quite ready for prime time just quite yet, but...
HSL - another cocktail, because why not

Tales from the DABC – January 2017

Ever wondered what happens at those notorious DABC meetings? Well, if you didn't know, they're recorded and available online to listen to in full....