It’s been several months since our last menu watch, that moment where we take a pause from the furious new restaurant openings – and instead… Read More »Menu updates at some of Salt Lake City’s best restaurants
Who is Jen Gilroy?
Jen Gilroy is a chef and restaurateur in Salt Lake City, Utah. Gilroy owns and operates the popular Meditrina and Porch restaurants.
Both restaurants are upscale American restaurants. Meditrina focuses on a small plates/tapas approach whereas Porch leans more into Gilroy's Southern roots.
Meditrina is located in the trendy Central 9th neighborhood having moved in 2018 from the original Ballpark neighborhood. Porch meanwhile is located in the Daybreak community, ostensibly offering the most elevated dining experience in the area.
From our news archives…
The following list of articles are all the times we’ve mentioned Jen Gilroy here on Gastronomic Salt Lake City.
Donkey And Goat wine dinner at Pago While all the hubbub of late has been for the new downtown Pago (On Main), tomorrow night (Tuesday… Read More »Upcoming food and drink events for your calendar
I’m not one to sugar coat things, so I’m going to give you it straight right now. Take a last glance at that list of… Read More »Essential Salt Lake City restaurants to check out in 2019
Proper Brewing / We Olive We Olive welcomes one of Utah’s few certified cicerones – Jack Kern of Proper Brewing – on July 16th. On… Read More »Events: Proper Brewing Co, Meditrina, Bambara
Meditrina The next tasting event at Meditrina focuses on local craft cider maker – Mountain West. Held on June 27th (6.30 p.m. onwards) the event… Read More »Events: Meditrina, Red Rock, Eat Drink SLC
Current Fish And Oyster This Tuesday, Domaine Riefle Wines provide the feature pours for a five course dinner at this downtown SLC seafood hotspot. The… Read More »Events: Current, Stanza, Avenues Proper, Meditrina, Manolis, Central 9th
Feast Of The Five Senses – A few last tickets still remain for this fun food and wine event at the weekend. If you’re keen… Read More »Events: Feast Of Five Senses, Stanza, Oasis Cafe, Water Witch
Park City Dine About – Now in its fifth year, this annual event is back and in full swing until Sunday, October 15th. The two-week… Read More »Events: Dine About, Feast Of The Five Senses, Under Current, Encore Bistro
Avenues Proper – Tomorrow evening (May 31st) is the next cellar pairing at Avenues Proper. At these monthly events, the restaurant pairs creative cuisine with… Read More »Events: Avenues Proper, Tastemakers, Negroni Week, Porch, Utah Beer Festival
Bambara – On Thursday June 2nd (6-8 p.m.) the critically acclaimed (not to mention loved) Cinder Wines will be the showpiece winery for a mix… Read More »Events: Bambara, Meditrina, Snowbird Brewfest