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1100 W 7800 S, Gardner Village, West Jordan, UT 84088-3500
+1 801-566-6940
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Description: Much more than a cozy little restaurant, Archibald's at Gardner Village in...
Much more than a cozy little restaurant, Archibald's at Gardner Village in West Jordan, Utah is a place rich in atmosphere and local history. The main ingredient of our restaurant began over 130 years ago, when Archibald Gardner -- truly a "mover and shaker" of his day -- built this flour mill. Now listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the building is home to Archibald's Restaurant and CF Home at Gardner Village. At Archibald's, you'll find a menu designed with care, imagination and flavor as timeless as old Archibald.
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Good for:
Families with children
Large groups
Local cuisine

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Visitor rating
  • 17
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Disappointed, slow service, average food, never did get our salad

Service and food quality has gone down since the last time I visited Archibald's several years ago. My husband and I were looking for a quiet place to enjoy a Valentine's dinner (which it was not). However, we had not intended to spend the entire evening at a restaurant. We decided to order... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 16, 2015
deb801
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Sandy, Utah
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
  • Local cuisine
  • Reservations
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51 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Sandy, Utah
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Service and food quality has gone down since the last time I visited Archibald's several years ago. My husband and I were looking for a quiet place to enjoy a Valentine's dinner (which it was not). However, we had not intended to spend the entire evening at a restaurant. We decided to order their special of 4 courses for two... More 

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marnasthetravelgal, Owner at Archibald's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for bringing this issue to my attention. I will look into it to see if this is an ongoing issue or a unique unfortunate incident you experienced. Please accept my apology. If you decide to try us again, please ask for me so I may thank you for your feedback and ensure we do our best to serve... More 

Salt Lake City, Utah
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

I went here today and thought I would review since it is a personal fav. This is a fun place really for any occasion. I have been here many times; with friends, my kids and husband, and both of my grandma's love me treating them here. They are always nice here and the service is usually good but there have... More 

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marnasthetravelgal, Owner at Archibald's Restaurant, responded to this review

We appreciate all our customers...and it is comments like yours, from people that keep coming back, that keep us going. We strive to provide special tastes that will stand out and hopefully make Archibald's Restaurant one of your favorites. Thank you for your remarks. Gratefully, Carolee Child, Archibald's Restaurant More 

Farmington, Utah
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

My husband and I liked coming here for there early bird special. Last time we were here not many people so I was very surprised when they sat us in the basement by the emergency door. It was very cold and dark. After a long wait for our server we were going to leave our server talked us into staying.... More 

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Marcia J, Owner at Archibald's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent visit. I read with both interest and concern your comments about your experience. We believe that all customers not only have the right to complain about all businesses but that such criticism is instrumental in helping all business to continue to strive to be their very best. Therefore, thank you for your constructive criticism. As... More 

Utah, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

We come here for everyone in my family's birthdays! We all love the food, they do an early bird special before 6pn that includes a dessert and they have great customer service! We walk the little shops after dinner and we are part of their birthday club too! Aammaazziinngg!

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Marcia J, Owner at Archibald's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind review and five-star rating. We love that you celebrate birthdays at Archibald's and Gardner Village. We're also thrilled that you're part of the Birthday Club. We have a new text club you might be interested in too. Please come see us again soon. You are appreciated! Carolee Child, Archibald's Restaurant More 

Slc
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015 via mobile

Another year. Another great dinner. I had the grilled salmon and companion had halibut. Both we moist and tasty. Fresh baked sourdough bread is a must as well as the delicious bread pudding with white chocolate sauce. They were very busy, but service was good and friendly. Parking is always a challenge, due to restaurant being in Gardner's Village. If... More 

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Marcia J, Owner at Archibald's Restaurant, responded to this review

We deeply appreciate your very positive review of Archibald's Restaurant. We are so pleased that you got to enjoy many favorite aspects of what we have to offer. It is always most rewarding to hear directly from our customers and especially those willing to provide their positive perspective with the online world and beyond. Please revisit us soon and often.... More 

Cypress, Texas
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Great food, great staff, great shopping.... and a very hopping place to be during Witchfest in October.

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Marcia J, Owner at Archibald's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words about Archibald's Restaurant and Gardner Village. It is always a great pleasure to hear that we are serving our customers well. We look forward to serving you again soon. We also love WitchFest! Gratefully, Gardner Village More 

Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

There was no wait as we arrived at 4 pm on a Monday afternoon. Servor was friendly. One of our party ordered a pot pie but it was frozen in the center. They gave us one free dessert for the problem. The French fries were soggy. What made the meal good was the ambience. Probably would not return.

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Marcia J, Owner at Archibald's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I would love to talk with you about your experience as it's never our intent to serve food that is not delicious. You are welcome to call me at 801.566.6940 so we can talk about your visit. If I'm not available, please leave me a message, and I'll call you back. Carolee Child, Archibald's Restaurant More 

Highland, UT
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Archibald's Restaurant is amongst what is called Gardener Village, where there are alot of quaint little shops. All women love to go here & spend a few hours eating then shopping on Saturday! The restaurant is inside of an old mill- it is interesting! They serve American Home cooked type food. They also have an early bird special that you... More 

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Perth, Australia
Top Contributor
195 reviews 195 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I ate here with four friends. We had a 15 to 20 minute wait for a table, but we were told that as soon as we walked in. I had the black and blue steak salad with blue cheese dressing ($12.99). It was a BIG salad but most of it was salad greens, with a scattering of steak. Even though... More 

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West Jordan, Utah, United States
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Manager carolee was so gracious. You can rent the upper floor for wedding dinners etc. We ate in a grain silo

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1100 W 7800 S, Gardner Village, West Jordan, UT 84088-3500
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Wasatch Range  >  West Jordan
  • Phone Number: +1 801-566-6940

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
  • Cuisine: American, Steakhouse

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine

Description

Much more than a cozy little restaurant, Archibald's at Gardner Village in West Jordan, Utah is a place rich in atmosphere and local history. The main ingredient of our restaurant began over 130 years ago, when Archibald Gardner -- truly a "mover and shaker" of his day -- built this flour mill. Now listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the building is home to Archibald's Restaurant and CF Home at Gardner Village. At Archibald's, you'll find a menu designed with care, imagination and flavor as timeless as old Archibald.
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?