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Snowbird Drive, Snowbird, UT 84092
(801) 933-2240
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Beware: Service staff tried but kitchen can't cope

Lunch today took a very long 2 hours on a ski day. Are you kidding me?! The server, and manager, responded admirably the food arriving a full 60 mins after order just isn't acceptable. We were told the kitchen isn't big enough to cope. This place needs a major renovation. Until then, go to... read more

1 of 5 starsReviewed February 1, 2015
rtkidd88
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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67 reviews 67 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015 via mobile

Lunch today took a very long 2 hours on a ski day. Are you kidding me?! The server, and manager, responded admirably the food arriving a full 60 mins after order just isn't acceptable. We were told the kitchen isn't big enough to cope. This place needs a major renovation. Until then, go to Creekside down at gadzoom for a... More 

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Utah
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86 reviews 86 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

When you are skiing at the Snowbird Resort in the early season, your lunch options are limited. If you want something other than a slice of ghastly pizza or a sandwich from the deli, two flights of stairs below the plaza level, you are relegated to eating at the Forklift restaurant. In the past the food has been merely adequate... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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94 reviews 94 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Went to Oktoberfest at snowbird and after wandering around decided on some brunch. Forklift restaurant had to wait for over an hour just to get in(not real busy just limited staff) were seated and order taken...an hour later still no food. called over mgr and was informed that restaurant has real small kitchen and there were at least 20 orders... More 

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Park City, Utah
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

I would avoid this place in every way possible. The worst food after a 40 min wait and rude servers.

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ohio
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45 reviews 45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

During our stay, we ate breakfast several times. The food was good. The dill hash browns drool-worthy (my husband's code word for excellent) . Above all, the servers, hostess etc. were very personable and interesting to talk to.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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105 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Right on Snowbird plaza, this is in the middle of all the action. While it's not haute cuisine, it's nicely prepared, and not too expensive considering you are at a resort. We had burgers and a turkey-avocado sandwich, with fries. For once, the amount of fries was fine--not a gigantic portion no one should ever eat. Our burgers were nicely... More 

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Fort Worth, TX
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Food was really good, and the views are just as nice! Be prepared to spend a pretty penny, though! Try the pancakes or french toast!

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Big Sky, Montana
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21 reviews 21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

We stopped in here for an early lunch during a day off from skiing. We waited at the "please wait to be seated" sign and were finally greeted by a bus boy who didn't seem to know what was going on. We chose a table near the back within view of the kitchen. There were only 4 tables seated, including... More 

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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52 reviews 52 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

What is the opposite of apre-ski? My wife and I had breakfast here every morning before hitting the slopes. It's very convenient - right near the tram loading area and the exit to Peruvian lift - and since our lodge didn't have a restaurant eating here was a no-brainer. The breakfast menu had everything from huge omelets to a bowl... More 

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Alexandria, Va
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48 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Good local beer choices; also some very tasty wings and nachos. The spring rolls were big but did not have shrimp like in Thai restaurants and the peanut sauce was fair.

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  • Address: Snowbird Drive, Snowbird, UT 84092
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Wasatch Range  >  Snowbird
  • Phone Number: (801) 933-2240

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