Guide to Salt Lake City bars

Punch Bowl Social - pork cracklings
Punch Bowl Social – pork cracklings

Looking for a watering hole in Salt Lake City? We got you covered. Up and down the Wasatch front you will find everything from fancy wine bars through divey hole in the walls. SLC has a strong craft cocktail scene, plenty of local brewers and yes, you can get a drink in Utah.

Featured bars

We’d recommend headed on down to The Gateway if you’re in the Downtown SLC area. It’s home to four different drinking spots, perfect for a mini (and responsible!) bar crawl. At The Gateway you will find:

Seabird – this locally grown craft cocktail bar concocts some of the best libations in town, which you can kick back and enjoy as the team also craft a curated soundtrack from the bars extensive vinyl library.

Punch Bowl Social – just a few steps North you will also find this boutique chain pub/eatery/entertainment spot. Grab a craft brew and kick back over some mini bowling. Menu.

Bout Time Pub N Grub. Offering the classic American sports bar experience with a range of beer on tap, plenty of screens and a menu of wings, burgers and more.

The Lounge. Attached to the Wiseguy’s comedy club is this relaxed hang out spot for food and drink.

Other SLC bar options

The following are all the bar menus we have on the site, cheers:

The Vault - cocktail

The Vault @ Bambara menu

The Vault - cocktail The Vault is the bar located in the Monaco hotel in downtown Salt Lake City. Attached ...
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Bar George - cheeseburger egg rolls

Bar George menu

Bar George opened up within the downtown SLC restaurant Finca, after liquor laws changed in 2018. The new wine bar ...
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White Horse Spirits and Kitchen menu

White Horse Spirits and Kitchen menu

First came Bourbon House, then quickly after, the fantastically popular Whiskey Street. Now, in the Summer of 2017, the third ...
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Hitching Post Bar And Grill menu

Hitching Post Bar And Grill menu The following Hitching Post Bar And Grill menu is dated March 2017: The above ...
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Beerhive pub interior (Beerhive Pub)

Beerhive Pub menu

Beerhive Pub is a bar in downtown Salt Lake City that boasts one of the biggest selections of beers in ...
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Copper Common - SRF coulotte steak, fries, kimchi, gochujang aioli, cilantro. Credit CC

Copper Common food and drinks menu

Copper Common replaced the much loved pan-Asian eatery Plum Alley in early 2014. Gone are the myriad of twinkling lamps ...
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Fiddler's Elbow - sandwich, fries, guiness

Fiddler’s Elbow menu

Fiddler's Elbow has been at the heart of Sugar House for more Ethan two decades. Serving up hearty bar food ...
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The Riverbank Bar - Southern scotch eggs

The Riverbank Bar menu

The Riverbank Bar is a 21+ only bar in the Millcreek area. The bar is the work of the folks ...
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Scofy’s Social Club menu

Scofy's Social Club in Midvale opens seven days a week, and offers a fun space and a relaxed atmosphere. Scofy's ...
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Lake Effect - tacos and cocktails (Lake Effect)

Lake Effect menu

Lake Effect in downtown Salt Lake City is one of the trendiest bars in the city - and offers a ...
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Brickyard Bar - sandwich

Brickyard Bar menu

Brickyard Bar is the new name for the former Lumpy's bar on Highland Drive in the Sugar House area of ...
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Pins And Ales beer

Pins And Ales menu

Pins And Ales is a 21+ bar/restaurant/bowling/gams facility with locations across the valley. Pins And Ales is always connected to ...
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Whiskey Street - brunch

Whiskey Street menu

Whiskey Street in downtown Salt Lake City is one of the most popular bar/restaurant combos around; as are their sister ...
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The Ruin - The Seventy-Six cocktail (The Ruin)

The RUIN menu

In the modern redeveloped Sugar House, The RUIN sits right at the heart offering some of the best drinks in ...
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Trolley Wing Company wings

Trolley Wing Company menu

Trolley Wing Company is a hot wing restaurant with three locations in Utah. Most recently the business re-opened it's trolley ...
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Green Pig Pub menu

After the famous Port O Call closed its doors many years ago, the various staff members went there own ways ...
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Bewilder Brewing menu

Bewilder Brewing is a new brewery located in Salt Lake City. The brewery is open seven days a week and ...
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HandleBar - baked potato (HandleBar)

HandleBar menu

HandleBar is the collaboration between David Morris (Ice Haus, Piper Down) and Jesse Wilkerson (Trolley Wing Company). The new for ...
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Water Witch menu

Water Witch is a small neighborhood bar located in the trendy Central Ninth area. The bar is the work of ...
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beer bar exterior

Beer Bar Menu

30 beers on draft, more than a 100 by the bottle and food devised by local celeb-chefs Viet Pham and ...
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Squatters SLC airport - carnitas

Squatters Salt Lake City airport menu

Squatters in the Salt Lake City airport is a popular spot for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The restaurant is based ...
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Squatters brew pub menu

Squatters brew pub in downtown Salt Lake City is an institution. This relaxed micro pub is always bustling and busy ...
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Murphy's Bar And Grill burger (Murphys)

Murphy’s Bar And Grill menu

Murphy's Bar And Grill has been a staple of the downtown SLC bar scene for more than two decades. The ...
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Element Bistro menu

Element Bistro menu

This small plates restaurant opened up in the Cottonwood Heights neighborhood in late 2017. The tapas styled menu lets you ...
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Ice Haus - brat and poutine

Ice Haus | Menu | Delivery | Info

Ice Haus in Murray is owned by the same team behind Piper Down and Ogden's Harp N Dive. The theme ...
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The Depot menu

The Depot is a popular music venue in downtown SLC. If you're lucky enough to be sat in the VIP ...
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annex by epic brewing rope grown mussels

The Annex by Epic beer and food menu

A lot has been changing in Sugarhouse lately - not least for one of the first tenants of the newly ...
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Utah beers (Craft By Proper)

Craft By Proper menu

Craft By Proper is the latest project from the Proper team, the folks behind: Avenues Proper, Proper Burger and Proper ...
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rye whiskey and waffles logo

Rye Whiskey And Waffles Menu

Opening in May of 2014, Rye replaces the former Italian restaurant Al Forno's on 5th East. Owned and operated by ...
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wasatch brew pub in sugarhouse buffalo burger and fries

Wasatch Brew Pub Sugarhouse menu

Wasatch Brew Pub: Buffalo Burger and Fries As Sugarhouse's 'Sugarhole' slowly became the new Vue @ sugarhouse development, trendy and ...
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Gracie’s menu

Gracie's curbside menu The following menu is the curbside pickup menu for Gracie's. In light of the Covid-19 outbreak. The ...
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Punch Bowl Social SLC burger

Punch Bowl Social Salt Lake City menu

Punch Bowl Social is an award-winning bar and restaurant with locations across the US. The restaurant side of the business ...
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Under Current bar interior

Under Current bar menu

Under Current is a bar in downtown Salt Lake City. The bar is the sister location to adjacent Current - ...
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Level Crossing Brewing Company beer

Level Crossing Brewing Company menu

Level Crossing Brewing Company is a craft brewing operation located in South Salt Lake. Just underneath the iconic water tower ...
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Alibi - bar area

Alibi menu

Alibi is a new bar in downtown SLC for 2018. Opened by a group of seasoned SLC bar tenders, Alibi ...
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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 ...
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Bourbon House - Juicy Lucy. Credit Bourbon House

Bourbon House menu

Bourbon House was the first outing from the same group that went on to found Whiskey Street and White Horse ...
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Food at SkinnyFats in Salt Lake City

HallPass menu

HallPass is a new food hall concept in The Gateway in downtown Salt Lake City. The food hall features a ...
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Generic sliced steak sandwich

Crow And The Pitcher menu

Crow And The Pitcher is a bar located in Murray Utah. As a bar the business is 21+ only. The ...
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BTG Wine Bar - rose wine flight

BTG wine bar menu

BTG Wine Bar in downtown Salt Lake City is hands down the best wine bar in SLC and Utah. With ...
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Angry Goat menu

This American pub located in Ogden Utah has over 200 beers to choose from! Couple this with a range of ...
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shooting star saloon star burger

Shooting Star Saloon menu

Open continually since 1879, The Shooting Star Saloon is Utah's oldest bar; some even say perhaps the oldest running bar ...
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Wimpy And Fritz - nachos (Utah Restaurant Reviews Group)

Wimpy And Fritz menu

Wimpy And Fritz is a bar located in Ogden Utah - guests must be 21+ to dine here. The restaurant ...
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We Olive - hummus

We Olive Salt Lake City menu

We Olive in Salt Lake City is the first local branch of this boutique regional franchise. The name of the ...
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Piper Down interior. Credit, Piper Down

Piper Down menu

This Irish themed bar in Salt Lake City always has something going on. Whether its poker and bingo in the ...
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