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.

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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...
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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)...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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Events: WTF!, Avenues Proper, SLC Festival Cafe, Franck’s

WTF! - Wait, that particular abbreviation isn't quite what you might think. This particular WTF stands for Wine, Theater, Food. On Saturday Jan....
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Christmas and New Years dining 2014

Looking for some inspiration on where to dine this festive season? Check out some of the restaurants open for Christmas and New Years...
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News: Avenues Proper, The Annex, Talisman Brewing Company

Avenues Proper - Last fall, Avenues Proper released a beer in collaboration with Charming Beard Coffee, and in their own words, it was arguably...
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Restaurant Review Roundup – August 2014

Another month, another delicious collection of reviews from bloggers across the valley. Featured above - a mouthwatering sample of brews from Heart Beat...
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Events: Taste Of The Wasatch, Beehive Distilling, Avenues Proper

Taste Of The Wasatch A quick reminder that there are still just a few tickets left for this Sunday's Taste Of The Wasatch (Sunday, August...
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Avenues Proper, Red Rock, Riverhorse On Main

Avenues Proper As Avenues Proper Pub approaches its first birthday, changes are afoot at the avenues eatery. Chef and co-owner Liam Connelly recently...