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owntown’s dining scene is in the midst of a culinary renaissance. Imaginative chefs have redefined modern cuisine while entrepreneur owners have pushed downtown Salt Lake City into the national spotlight as one of America’s great foodie cities with chic and fresh spaces—as unique as the food they serve. Fresh sushi to classic Italian and vegan fare to unique gastropub options

round out a landscape, which features tastes from all points on the globe. Downtown is rising, and the food has clearly reached new heights.

Argentina’s Best Empanadas Serving empanadas to Salt Lake City since July 2016, Argentina’s Best Empanadas has become a favorite and farmers markets and other events around the city. It recently opened its first physical store in Downtown Salt Lake City, making the delicious Argentinian pastries even more accessible. The store prides itself in offering several varieties of homemade empanadas filled with locally-sourced produce, grass-fed beef, and the freshest ingredients available year round. 357 S 200 East | (801) 548-8194 | argentinasbestslc.com

Blue Iguana Featuring authentic flavors from deep in the heart of Old Mexico, Chef Manuel Castillo takes great pride in the constant refinement of generations of Aztec family recipes. Whether you indulge yourself in our tender Chile Verde, mouth-watering Enchilada Suizas, or one of our dozen signature “Holy Molés”, close your eyes and you’ll surely feel transported to the Zona Romantica of Puerto Vallarta! Enjoy an award-winning “Iguanarita”, an ice cold beer, or a glass of our proprietary Blue Iguana wine with your meal. Please visit Blue Iguana, a Best of State winner and Utah Institution since 1997, Downtown SLC located directly across from the Salt Palace Convention Center, or in Park City at the top of old Main Street, inside the Treasure Mountain Inn. 165 S West Temple | (801) 533-8900 | blueiguanarestaurant.net

Bourbon House Bourbon House, Craft Kitchen and Cocktails, is a modern speakeasy celebrating the classic Manhattan, showcasing 9 different varieties, along with a menu of cocktails featuring a multitude of spirits. Have you ever had an adult fried bologna sandwich? The Craft Kitchen side of Bourbon House will leave you wishing you were a kid again. Sports fan? We offer game day food specials and every sports channel to showcase your game. Apart from games, we host local DJs every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday night, including live Jazz every Tuesday evening. 19 E 200 South | (801) 746-1005 | bourbonhouseslc.com

fall 2018 / winter 2019

downtown the magazine


Profile for Downtown Alliance

Downtown Magazine - Fall 2018/Winter 2019  

Downtown Magazine - Fall 2018/Winter 2019