Best cheap eats in Salt Lake City

Somedays you just need to stretch your budget a little. That’s why we compiled this list of the best cheap eats in Salt Lake City. One mans cheap is another’s expensive though, so we did apply some logic to the collection. So how do we judge what’s a bargain and what’s not?

All the restaurants listed here have plenty of filling options you can order for under $10 and still get change. In this day and age, we call that cheap eats I think. If you’re looking for something close to you right now check out our other page of cheap eats near me.

The following are 50 random restaurants with cheap dining options. If you can’t find something you like just refresh the page for fifty more random suggestions.

Dasks Greek Grill - gyro with bacon. Credit, dasks

Dasks Greek Grill menu

Dasks has been a Greek cuisine name of renown in Utah for more than 30 years. Starting life in the old Crossroads Mall through to their present location in Old ...
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Hi Mountain in Kamas. Credit, Adam Blair

Hi-Mountain menu

Family owned and operated since 1968, this burger joint in Kamas Utah is a slice of American history. Located in a drug store, yep you read that right, you can ...
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Stellar Wings galatic fries

Stellar Wings menu

New to State Street in 2017 this family owned and operated restaurant serving wings, wraps, galactic chicken fries (pictured) and many other dishes too. If you go for the namesake ...
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Best Chicken And Ribs - chicken kabobs and seasoned rice

Best Chicken And Ribs menu

Best Chicken And Ribs in South Salt Lake might just be one of the best dining deals for your dollar in all the valley. The prices here are are unreasonably ...
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Breakfast at Sharons Cafe (Holladay Chamber of Commerce

Sharon’s Cafe | Menu | Hours | Delivery

Who doesn't love breakfast? That's right no one, which is why Sharon's Cafe in Holladay is such a popular spot with locals. The restaurant offers up a range of tasty ...
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Doki Doki - rolled ice cream (Doki Doki)

Doki Doki menu

Doki Doki is an ice cream shop in downtown Salt Lake City, albeit one with an exotic twist. The Asian inspired menu at Doki Doki offers a completely unique way ...
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Chubbys Mexican Restaurant

Chubby’s Mexican Restaurant menu

A neighborhood eatery with a focus on Mexican cuisine located in Rose Park. In their own words, Chubby's offers "fresh, great homemade food made with love, family owned, ma and ...
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Mulan Chinese Restaurant menu

Mulan Chinese Restaurant in Sandy offers a range of familiar dishes most families will know and love. Egg Rolls, Kung Pao Chicken, Beef With Brocolli, Egg FooYoung and more, there's ...
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johnny slice pizza

Johnny Slice menu

Pizza by the slice is the name of the game at Johnny Slice in downtown Salt Lake City - starting from just three bucks a slice. Equally perfect for a ...
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In N Out burger - number one combo - Credit In N Out

In-N-Out Burger | Menu | Prices

Finding prices for fast food restaurants can be hard. In-N-Out Burger, the popular California burger chain is no different. It's hard to find the prices for their awesome burgers and ...
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La Fountain | Menu | Prices | Delivery

La Fountain is one of several businesses that stems from the work of Antonio Tovar in 1980. La Fountain currently has six locations in Utah, each independently operated and ran, ...
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Rollz and bowls - lemongrass beef noodle salad. Credit, Rollz and bowls

Rollz and bowls menu

Located in the South end of the Taylorsville Harmons building is this family owned Vietnamese restaurant. Open all day long, seven days a week the restaurant offers a range of ...
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Sweeto Burrito - sweet chile mama burrito. Credit, Sweeto Burrito

Sweeto Burrito menu

This mini regional chain started in North Dakota and has now spread to Utah - where it's been a huge success. Sweeto Burrito offers a range of crazy cool burrito ...
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Kimchi House menu

Located in Yun’s Korean Market in Layton is this modest mom and pop Korean eatery; this casual sit down part of the business is known as Kimchi House. Laytonians will ...
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Boba World in Woods Cross

Boba World restaurant menu

Boba World in Northern Salt Lake, Woods Cross to be precise, is a hidden gem. Specializing in Shanghai dishes, there are many unique dishes to experience here - including great ...
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Taqueria El Rey de Oros - tacos. Credit SLC Foodie

Taqueria El Rey de Oros menu

This modest taco shop on the West side of SLC is popular with locals for many reason: great prices and great authentic cuisine. The tacos and horchata are must buys ...
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Red Lantern - egg roll (Bill Gillane)

Red Lantern menu

Red Lantern in West Jordan offers a classic American-Chinese menu: rice and noodle dishes, a variety of proteins and a solid selection of lunch specials at great prices. Red Lantern ...
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Bumblebees Korean BBQ

Bumblebees BBQ and Grill menu

Bumblebees BBQ and Grill takes over from where Wasatch Moon Cafe left off. Great comfort food such as burgers, brisket and fries in a casual setting. But, wait, there's more ...
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Jeremiah’s Restaurant menu

Originally opened in 1979 as Moore's High Country and later High Country Fare, in 1989 the business became known as Jeremiah's, and has been ever since. The restaurant expanded in ...
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Red Moose Coffee Company - muffin and coffee. Credit, Red Moose

Red Moose Coffee Company menu

Red Moose Coffee Company is a coffee shop in Sugar House that also offers a range of sandwiches and paninis not to mention breakfast. Open seven days a week the ...
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Donut Star. Credit Donut Star

Donut Star Menu

Donut Star in Draper is a donut shop that's open every hour of the day. Yep, that's right, you can grab a donut, donut hole or bagel 24 hours around ...
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Freebirds World Burrito | Menu | Prices | Delivery

Freebirds is a national chain with several locations here in Utah. The star of the show are the build your own burritos that are offered in a range of sizes ...
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Flame Burger menu

Flame Burger is a casual fast food restaurant in Murray, Utah. The restaurant moves into the space left empty by the departure of the previous Scaddy's restaurant. The menus is ...
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Korean Bistro menu

Korean Bistro menu The following Korean Bistro menu is dated April 2018: The above Korean Bistro menu was provided by the restaurant directly. Other interesting menus and items from our ...
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Cuisine at MakanMakan (MakanMakan)

MakanMakan menu

Or MakanMakan Asian StrEat Food Fare to give the restaurant its fuller name. This modern restaurant in Sandy offers what we think is Utah's only Indonesian and Malaysian menu. MakanMakan ...
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Victor's Restaurant exterior. Credit Slug Mag

Victor’s Restaurant

Ran by Victor Galindo wife Elvia, Victor's Restaurant is perhaps the only place in Utah where you can grab a taco while having your tires rotated - affixed as it ...
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El Famous Betos - carne asada fries (El Famous Betos)

El Famous Beto’s menu

El Famous Beto’s is a restaurant in Ogden in Northern Utah. The restaurant offers a wide ranging menu of Mexican favorites and is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner; indeed ...
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Normal Ice Cream - salted ice cream bar. Credit, Normal

Normal Ice Cream food truck menu

Normal Ice Cream is the work of the insanely talented Alexa Norlin. Formerly of the equally exceptional HSL restaurant and their fabulous desserts, not least a slew of other eateries, ...
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Crown Burgers - burger with pastrami and fries

Crown Burgers menu

Crown Burgers is now of the most famous restaurant chains in Salt Lake City, and still family owned and run. The iconic Crown Burger topped with layers of meltingly soft ...
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One More Noodle House - spicy noodles, credit one more noodle

One More Noodle House menu

One More Noodle House menu is the business that opened when CY Noodle House left this spot to move a few doors down in late 2017. The business is still ...
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Generic Mexican food nachos (Freepik)

El Rey Del Pollo menu

This North Salt Lake City Mexican restaurant specializes in one particular mouth watering item: grilled Mexican chicken. You can order up that wonderful chicken in a number of ways too: ...
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7-Eleven Menu | Prices | Info

One of the most familiar sites across America is 7-Eleven. When you're in a rush and in need of something cheap, 7-Eleven might just hit the spot with their pizzas, ...
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Alices Kitchen - burger and tater tots (Lucas John)

Alice’s Kitchen menu

Alice's Kitchen is a casual restaurant location in North Salt Lake. The restaurant specializes in hearty breakfast items seven days a week. The restaurant also has a number of Tex-Mex ...
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Costco food court

Costco food court menu and prices

Who doesn't love Costco? Aisle upon aisle of bargains stacked to the roof, plus at the turn of every corner, samples galore! And after all that shopping, or even before ...
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Sweet Ginger - beef, tofu, noodles in hot pot. Credit, Sweet Ginger

Sweet Ginger menu

Sweet Ginger in Midvale offers one of the most authentic Chinese menus in Utah. Sweet Ginger has particular specialties with Shanghai, Szechuan, Hunan and Mandarin dishes. The restaurant also offers ...
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kabob stop naan

Kabob Stop menu

Kabob Stop in South Salt Lake offers a treasure trove of tandoor treats. As you might expect from the name, the menu here is built around kabobs; mainly chicken, beef ...
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Chick-fil-A menu with prices

Chick-fil-A is one of the most popular fast food franchises in America hands down - people love this chicken focused fast food restaurant. See Menu And Price for a text ...
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Fat Boy Phillies - cheesesteak and fries (Jeff Olson)

Fat Boy Phillies menu

Fat Boy Phillies in Murray is the work of owner Olive Duran. The restaurant, new for 2018, keeps the menu simple and focuses on just one favorite dishes: classic Philly ...
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La Montaña menu

La Montaña is a Mexican restaurant located in North Salt Lake. Open six days a week, the restaurant serves all your favorite dishes plus breakfast all day long. La Montaña ...
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That Sandwich Shop - stacked sandwiches (That Sandwich Shop)

That Sandwich Shop menu

This family owned business opened in 2005 and has been going strong ever since; serving a classic sandwich shop menu of hot and cold favorites. The business is open five ...
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Monkeywrench - vegan ice cream

Monkeywrench menu

This sister restaurant to next door Bolt Cutter, Monkeywrench offers a similar 100% vegan friendly menu. Here you'll find a vegan ice cream and coffee shop replete with various house ...
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The Bird Syracuse - tender on a bun. Credit, The Bird

The Bird menu

The concept for The Bird in Syracuse Utah is simple. In their own words: "mouth-watering tenders, bites, and sides. Real simple. Real fast." Which is plenty fine by us. If ...
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hectors mexican food carne asada plate

Hector’s Mexican Food menu

The constant line of cars piled up at Hector's drive through window day and night is testament to the restaurant's much loved concept: solid portions, killer prices, and man oh ...
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Sea Bears Fish House menu

Sea Bears Scottish American Fish House is a restaurant in Bountiful Utah that lays claim to the best fish and chips in all of Northern Utah. Check out the menu ...
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Dickey's Barbecue Pit SLC

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Salt Lake City menu

Dickey's BBQ Per is a national chain restaurant that serves up classic BBQ plates, sandwiches and sides. With 600 locations nationwide, Dickeys has 10 locations across Utah. For 45% off ...
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Kiitos Brewing in Salt Lake City. Credit Kiitos

Kiitos Brewing menu

Kiitos Brewing is a craft brewer in the heart of Salt Lake City. Like many craft brewers they offer a tap room where you can grab a brew to go, ...
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