After January’s semi-finalist nominations gave us all cause to raise a glass, this one should have us emptying the bottle. Mazza‘s Ali Sabbah has been… Read More »Mazza’s Ali Sabbah makes James Beard Award finals
Mazza is a Lebanese restaurant located in Salt Lake City. The restaurant focuses on classic dishes from the Levantine region. In 2023, chef and owner Ali Sabbah was recognized with a James Beard semi-finalist nomination for the restaurant – this went onto a nomination as a finalist for best chef.
1515 S 1500 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84105
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A jumbo sized June DABC meeting topped the three hour mark with plenty of noteworthy action. During the first in person meetup in over a… Read More »June liquor news, DABC winners and losers
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No one likes to be the bearer of bad news; but bad news is what I have. Sorry. As you no doubt know, the hospitality… Read More »Covid closures, a running tally of the impact on the SLC food scene
After tabulating hundreds and hundreds of responses, and correcting oh so many spelling errors (you guys already started on the Christmas egg nog and brandies… Read More »Reader’s choice awards 2019 – the winners
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Silver Fork Lodge – If the first day back at work has you down, and you feel yourself craving the festive spirit, head up Big… Read More »Events: Silver Fork Lodge, Aerie, WTF! Wine Theater Food
WTF! – Wait, that particular abbreviation isn’t quite what you might think. This particular WTF stands for Wine, Theater, Food. On Saturday Jan. 17th (6:30… Read More »Events: WTF!, Avenues Proper, SLC Festival Cafe, Franck’s
Local First Utah – November 29th is Small Business Saturday, a promo campaign started by American Express in 2010. Note: If you have an American… Read More »News: Shop Local, Oasis, Frida Bistro, Zest
Join Cucina Deli on Sunday October 5th, 6 p.m. as they celebrate not only fall but the wines of Willamette Valley Vineyards. This very special… Read More »Events: Willamette Valley Vineyards, Grand America, Winos For Rhinos, Celebrate The Bounty
This weekend saw our fourth visit (in as many months I’d wager) to Mazza. Each visit has been to the newer 9th and 9th location. For as long as I can recall we have attempted to visit the original 15th and 15th Mazza location and failed. Reviews were consistently excellent and we love Middle-Eastern cuisine.