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24 W Main St, Lehi, UT 84043
(801) 768-8348
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10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • 8
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 14
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
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If you go to Porter's I wouldn't order anything but steak. The chicken fried steak was very dry. The potato wedges were burnt, and the halibut was also over cooked and very dry. We sent one of our meals back and ordered a steak. It was very good.

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW via mobile

If you go to Porter's I wouldn't order anything but steak. The chicken fried steak was very dry. The potato wedges were burnt, and the halibut was also over cooked and very dry. We sent one of our meals back and ordered a steak. It was very good.

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Lehi, Utah
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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Fun place with lots of atmosphere. The buffalo burgers are great. So is the ice cream fountain treats.

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West Point, Utah
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42 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Long time customer - the food is very good. It is located in a 100 year old saloon with wooden floors. Great diner off the beaten path. Large menu selection.

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Utah
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95 reviews 95 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

This place needs a complete overhaul. Not many like to eat on benches in a dark room with 1800s piano music playing while eating on plastic bowls and plates. The salad bar was incredibly small and lacked variety. I ordered the halibut which was a frozen preformed lump of dry something (28 dollars). It was very disappointing. My husband ordered... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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34 reviews 34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Oh how I wish I could write a positive review of this place. My late father used to love this place and as a child it was always busy and bustling. But now it's sad and according to my kids - creepy. What's even worse than the weathered ambiance is the lackluster service and terribly overpriced and underwhelming food. I've... More 

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Lehi, Utah
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We've been to Porter's quite a few times. Steaks are very good as are the burgers and sandwiches. The ambiance puts you back into the old west. Kids love the specialty drinks.

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Lehi, Utah
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9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The food is really good. I've enjoyed it every time I've gone. But if I'm being 100% honest, I go for the atmosphere. To understand the atmosphere you're going in for, you need to understand where the name of this place comes from. Porter Rockwell was a rough and tumble guy from the pioneer era. He was the self appointed... More 

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Orem, Utah
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165 reviews 165 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Porter's family owns and operates the restaurant. If you want an authentic buffalo steak or other grown int the wild selections, go to Porter's Place.

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South Jordan, Utah
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

My husband and I and a couple of friends went to dinner over the weekend at Porter's Place in Lehi, Utah. We had dined there before and thought we knew what we were in for. Diner beware. If you order a steak, for the most part you'll find ok success. Don't go for the Chicken Fried Steak, however..... over cooked... More 

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Lehi, Utah
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I love going here. The food is excellent and the atmosphere is something you will not get anywhere else. It is definitely an experience going to Porter's Place. The salad bar honestly doesn't look like much, but is oddly one of the best I have ever had. We go as often as we can.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 24 W Main St, Lehi, UT 84043
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Wasatch Range  >  Lehi
  • Phone Number: (801) 768-8348

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?