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Meditrina: shrimp with cheddar grits

Events: Meditrina, Caffe Niche, Oasis Cafe, Stanza, Avenues Proper

Meditrina: shrimp with cheddar grits (Meditrina) Meditrina An extra special congratulations to Meditrina today;...
Various vegetables (Lou Liebau | Unsplash)

Eat your veggies

What vegetable do you hate the most? That was a question posed to me this week at the Downtown Alliance's Chef Showdown....
Feast Of The Five Senses 2016 - passed appetizers

Events: Chef Showdown, Peculiar Pours, Feast Of Five Senses

Dine O'Round Chef Showdown Come join me at Squatters in downtown SLC tomorrow night (Wednesday October 10th) where I'll be doing my best Gordon Ramsay...
Bourbon House - deviled eggs (Bourbon House)

Events: Dine O Round, 4th West Oktoberfest, Hog And Beer

Bourbon House - deviled eggs (Bourbon House) 2018 Dine O' Round Want to save...
Feast Of The Five Senses - Vietnamese salad from Tom Grant

Feast Of The Five Senses 2018

Marking it's 14th year in 2018 is Slow Food Utah's big bash of all things local. On October 21st the culinary smorgasbord returns,...
Caffe Molise - inside the new Eagle building

Events: Stanza, Celebrate The Bounty

Stanza We highlight a lot of wine dinners through the year, but this upcoming special from Stanza promises to be something very special indeed. ...
Sliders and beer at BGR Sugar House

Events: Stanza, Avenues Proper, BGR, Celebrate The Bounty

Stanza Wednesday August 1st is the date for this downtown Italian eateries next wine dinner. The four course menu by Jonathan LeBlanc will be...
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...
Meditrina: shrimp with cheddar grits

Mother’s Day Dining 2018

Feel free to insert your own cliche about "treating mom to something special this year"; instead look at it as a way - you're...
Meditrina: shrimp with cheddar grits

Events: Current, Stanza, Avenues Proper, Meditrina, Manolis, Central 9th

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...
Saffron Valley - fish dish (Adam Finkle)

Events: Saffron Valley, Stanza, Under Current, Pago, Snowbird

Saffron Valley Put Tuesday March 27th in your diary (7-9.30 p.m.) as that's the date for this most interesting pairing meal over at Saffron Valley....
Nomad Eatery

The Roundup – March 2018

A look back at the past month of reviews, write-ups, diatribes and musings on the SLC dining scene. This month we have more...
Impossible Foods burger. Credit Impossible Foods

The next big dining trend in SLC

Impossible Foods burger. Credit Impossible Foods The next big thing huh? I know what you're thinking. He's going...
Magic Cake by Ashikat Kitchen

It’s A Wrap – January 2018

Stanza Italian Bistro - The downtown Italian restaurant is currently offering a Winter “express business lunch” menu that looks to save you a bunch...
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...
HSL - dessert 2

State Of The Plate 2017

It's time to get angry again folks, get your pitchforks and torches ready. We're going to go...
Alamexo Cantina - plantain cakes with salsa ranchera

Christmas and New Year dining 2017

2018 Update: Be sure to see our latest list of festive fun here:https://www.gastronomicslc.com/2018/12/17/menu-watch-december-2018/ 2017 Looking for options this Christmas...
Meditrina

Events – Meditrina, Stanza, Current, Undercurrent

Meditrina - Right now you're probably all abuzz about Thanksgiving but trust me, before you know it, you'll be scowling at anyone who dares...
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...