About Avenues Proper

Avenues Proper - purple potato gnocchi
Avenues Proper – purple potato gnocchi

The basics

Avenues Proper is a New American restaurant located in the historic Avenues neighborhood of Salt Lake City. The restaurant was the first project of owner operators Rio Connelly, Andrew Tendick and Liam Connelly. The trio went on to open Proper Burger, Proper Brewing, Stratford Proper, Craft by Proper and most recently the Sweet Sundaes dessert shop.

Avenues Proper - biscuits and gravy
Avenues Proper – biscuits and gravy

Need to know

The menu at Avenues Proper changes seasonally, driven by talented head chef Jeffrey Springer; as such always be sure to check what’s new and interesting. Of particular note is the businesses weekend brunch, one of the most popular destinations in SLC.

If you stop by be sure to also ask what’s freshly brewed via the onsite nano brewery – the small craft brew setup that helped spark the much larger Proper Brewing enterprise.

Other details

Menu: see here
Cuisine: New American
Alcohol: Full bar, on site nano brewery
Vibe: Gastropub
Cost: Medium
Seating: Tables, banquettes, separate bar area with counter
Parking: Own lot and street

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From our news archives…

The following list of articles are all the times we’ve mentioned Avenues Proper here on Gastronomic Salt Lake City.

Savor The Summit 2016

Events: Savor The Summit, Avenues Proper, Stanza

Savor The Summit - As mentioned last week, tickets are now on sale for this years Savor The Summit; one of my own favorite...
Alamexo: sope with Maine lobster

State Of The Plate 2016

Best restaurants 2016 - Alamexo: sope with Maine lobster Ever seethed at the latest best of awards? Recoiled...

Restaurant review roundup – November 2016

Just in time for the weekend, the roundup has you covered for some dining inspiration. Here's 20 opf the best from local writers,...
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Menu watch – September 2016

Avenues Proper - Peckish later into the night? AP will now be serving their full dinner menu until 11pm on Friday and Saturday...
avenues proper birthday suit tasting

Events: Avenues Proper, The Summit

Avenues Proper - Seguing briefly from their exceptionally popular beer dinners, local wine make Evan Lewandowski brings his Utah produced wines to the next...
Taste Of The Wasatch 2015 finca paella

Taste Of The Wasatch 2016

Tickets are now on sale for what for some is arguably the showpiece food and wine event of the summer. You can check...
eat drink slc forage 2015

EDSLC 2016, Beehive Distilling, Frida Bistro, Wasatch Community Gardens

Eat Drink SLC 2016 - If you haven't yet purchased tickets to this years EDSLC, here's a reminder: do. As I mentioned previously,...
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Eat Drink SLC 2016

I often write about dining events in groups, but when a very special one comes along, it deserves to take center stage. Eat...
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Events: Avenues Proper, Sample Sugar House, IWFS, Alamexo

Avenues Proper - Hot on the heels of the recently opened Proper Pub, Proper Brewing Co and Proper Burger businesses, the place that started...
BTG Wine Bar: Chicken live pate

News: Even Stevens, Chocolate Festival, BTG Wine Bar

Even Stevens Sandwiches - As big a fan as I am of ethical corporate policy - the foodie in me always beats (up)...
Taste Of The Wasatch: random items

Events: Taste Of The Wasatch 2015

There's just a under a month remaining until one of my favorite dining events of the summer, heck, the year. Taste Of The...
under current bar

Events: Oasis Cafe, Eat Drink SLC, Under Current

Oasis Cafe * - Wondering who might be open during July's two big holidays - look no further than the tranquil (see: someone else...
Kyoto: Broiled squid with soy sauce and ginger

Restaurant Review Roundup – June 2015

A quiet month in restaurant reviews for sure. Given that Utah is now a twin city with the surface of the sun, I...
teh art of catering 2015 in slc samples

Events: The Art Of Catering 2015, Avenues Proper, Zest, Franck’s, Faustina

The Art Of Catering 2015 * - Salt Lake City cooks, caterers, chefs, or even culinary-wannabees looking to up their game - get your...
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News: Under Current, Avenues Proper, Oasis Cafe

Under Current Club - Salt Lake’s newest chic cocktail bar proudly announced its grand opening just over a week ago. Located on the...

News: Avenues Proper, Park City, URA

Avenues Proper - Up in the Avenues, the neighborhood's namesake Proper Pub has a trio of updates. The upscale mini-brewpub was recently granted...
private dining room at finca downtown slc

Events: Finca, Cucina Deli, Avenues Proper, Franck’s, Savory Salt Lake

Finca * - Don't miss the next wine dinner from SLC's finest Spanish restaurant which is just around the corner. Owner Scott Evans...
American Sniper bambara cocktail

Booze News: Bambara, Beehive Distilling, Avenues Proper

Bambara * - To have a little fun with the buzz surrounding the 2015 Academy Awards, Bambara is featuring original specialty drinks, each designed...
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Events: The Annex, Hoof and Vine, Avenues Proper, BTG, SNowbird

The Annex - Epic Brewing has opened its cellars to present a very limited Elder Brett tasting dinner on January 22nd at The Annex....
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News: Avenues Proper, Oasis Cafe, Sundance Dining

Avenues Proper - The popular Avenues restaurant continues to evolve as 2015 presses on. Brunch is now being served, every Saturday and Sunday...